|Family strategizing before the exchange|
The snow came this weekend and because it was preceded by a little sleet that made all the trees sticky, our neighborhood was quickly transformed into a treacherous winter wonderland.
|Chip's students built us a snowman on their way out. A+ for each of them I say!|
Then there's my annual obsession with A Christmas Carol. I am impressed with just how many versions there are on TV this year and as I write I'm watching George C. Scott do Patton do Ebenezer Scrooge. A few days ago it was Albert Finney as Scrooge and Alec Guinness as Marley in a musical version. Completely obscure versions indeed. I'm impressed with just how sick Tiny Tim looks in the George C. Scott version tonight.
And two daughters have two birthdays in the past few weeks and so we're now the parents of an adult...
It's always holiday madness for us at this time of year and I suppose we'd have it no other way.