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Monday, November 28, 2011

Let's Talk Turkey & Other Things

I hope you all had a WONDERFUL Thanksgiving weekend.  Our two Thanksgivings were delicious and time well spent with family and friends.  We are so blessed.  Here are some pics of our Thanksgiving:

Knox said "Too much turkey = one sleepy puppy!"
Fred & I at my parents Thanksgiving
My parents and I 
Fred & I
Fred, my grandfather and I
my parents, grandfather & I
Fred, Knox & I at his parents Thanksgiving
Fred's parents

On Black Friday, we woke up late, took Knox for a long walk, and ventured out to do a little shopping.  It really wasn't too bad and we got the things we really needed.  I just don't do the midnight or 4am thing.  I like my sleep WAY too much!

Saturday, we had lunch with friends and then headed out to run some of the errands we didn't finish Friday.

And Sunday, it started to look a lot like Christmas around the Smithwick house...

our tree

just a little taste of the dachshund Christmas decorations
and I made these letters to hang in our breakfast room.
{idea from here}
And while we were decorating, another Pinterest find, Angel Chicken, was cooking in the crock pot.  Yum!


So, how did you spend the weekend? 

17 comments:

Michelle P said...

Love the Christmas decorations!

Greer's Gossip said...

Love all of your decorations. You look so cute in your Thanksgiving pictures!!!

Ashley said...

yay for Christmas decorating =)
I didn't take a single picture at Thanksgiving! Sounds like you had a lovely weekend =)

Kimberly said...

are we doing the swap reveal today?

Jules said...

It looks like you guys had a great Thanksgiving! I love the pic of you, Fred and Knox!

You tree looks pretty and I definitely need to look into making Angel Chicken.

Everyday Adventures said...

Sounds like a fun relaxing weekend! Love your holiday decorations! The merry sign is super cute!

J and A said...

Love your blog look! How did I not notice this before? Great photos. You look beautiful. Fred looks so tall! ha

J and A said...

And I love your Merry sign!

Laura@Cowboy Boots said...

it was great...had family blah blah blah...u know the drill

what i wanted to say was I WANT UR STOVE....HELLO....I'D BE COOKING MORE THAN I DO NOW

Natasha said...

so happy you had a great time celebrating the holiday!!! loving all the pictures friend ;)

and the craftiness--WHOA!! go you

Mateya said...

I love that those Merry letters...so cute!

Carolyn said...

Yay for Christmas decorating! :) Love the letters... so cute!!

Jessica said...

Aww, love your daschund decor!

Krystal said...

Just seeing your new layout - adorable!

Crazy Shenanigans-JMO said...

Glad you had a great Thanksgiving!!! Love the Christmas decorations!

Meghan said...

I love the decor! Beautiful tree!

CMae said...

Love the blog make over!!! So pretty!