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Christmas Time is Here at the Holladay Inn

I spent far too much time yesterday being bummed about not having tickets to the MoTab Christmas concert, so I tried various ways to keep myself occupied and in the Christmas spirit anyway. I sent some Christmas cards, and made some visiting teaching and neighbor deliveries. I also put up the tree, which I'd been avoiding doing because of how his royal highness is bigger than the tree. Unfortunately, as soon as it was up, he started eating it and licking the lights, so although it is up, it's in my bedroom instead of the living room as normal. 


(The tree in the bedroom)

(Toby moping because I moved the tree)


I also spent a few hours making our traditional family recipe molasses cookies and homemade vanilla frosting. 




And I had a mini Christmas movie marathon - introducing Toby to "Christmas in Connecticut", "The Santa Clause", and "Home Alone".

I'm still bummed I didn't get to see the MoTab, but it ended up being a pleasant and Christmas-y day.

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