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Christmas

We had a wonderful Christmas as I'm sure many others did as well.  We were very fortunate to celebrate in our new home.  My in-laws came down to spend a few days with us, which was great.  We hosted dinner on Christmas Eve!  It was great having enough room in the house to be able to have everyone over and not feel cramped.  Then, on Christmas, we spent the morning at our house then drove an hour over to my mom's house for dinner.  Its nice to be able to see everyone on the holidays.  Then, my dad, stepmom & sisters came down on Wednesday and left this morning.  It was a quick trip, but I was so glad they were able to see us.

I hope everyone had a great holiday and wish everyone a safe and happy new year!

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