|Scenes from our Christmas celebrations for
| Here Rocket enjoys one of my gifts from Dan & Rose
before I get the chance to open it.
|Eric wanted it noted that knew how to "bow it up" when he wrapped
|Here I am with my big pile of birthday gifts - 41 this year!||Keith making up part of the audience for the gift opening.|
|Gran looks on as well.||I was given all kinds of nice things, they spoil me.|
| Speaking of spoiled, here Desirae holds Prisser,
the princess of the KB Ranch.
|And this is the princess of the Morton house, although
usually royalty smells a bit better than our sweet Long Dog.
|A shot of the driveway and the "Morton Lane" sign Desirae gave them.||Here Dad plays a joke on me. I had asked for a piece of pipe 6" X
He said, "You said you wanted a 6 foot pipe!" Thankfully he produced
the other pipe shortly afterward.
| Here I finally get to enjoy
the sweet (but skittish)
The rolls went a little crazy during the rising time - they were huge!
|Sisters - I won the sister lottery, that's for sure.|
|Morton women in front of Mom's beautiful Christmas centerpiece.||Here we'll take a tour of the big piles of gifts. This is Mom's.|
|Keith, next to his pile.||Desirae, barely visible behind hers.|
|Gran, ready to get going.||Me with mine. Dad didn't want to be included, but you get the idea.|
|Gift highlights: Sock Monkey||Lovely & very practical hat|
|Custom, hand-made burger flipper (courtesy of Keith)||New tackle box|
|Back at home, Rocket checks out the new skunk toy from Mom.||And also the new fish toy. Feisty kept sticking her paw in there.|
|Eric sports his own lovely & very practical hat||The cats enjoyed the wrapping paper most of all.|
|Feisty prepares to pounce|| Time to relax after all the hub-bub. They are finally
learning to sit on our laps.
|Here I get a lot of help taking down the tree. They were great supervisors.|
|Merry Christmas everyone! Thank you Jesus!!!|