Monday, December 30, 2013

Blackwells in the Wild - Christmas in AZ

Oh my gosh. We had such a great Christmas vacation in Arizona!
It was relaxing...and warm. 
The citrus was ripe for the pickin'. 
We could focus on family...and naps ;-)

I thought I would share a few of my favorite pictures!

Boy do I miss those mountains, Houston is freakin flat!

If you know anything about my mom, you know she loves these lighted Christmas decorations. I found this goofy-smiled reindeer for her this year...I think she liked it. Also, she will probably kill me for putting up this picture with her lovely hair-do...but oh well!

We had a fun time helping clean up "A Night in Bethlehem" at St. Lukes (my family is really into church!). Also, my dad is an angel... 

A panorama still doesn't do their Christmas display justice. And each night at 6:00pm the street is filled with kids ready to yell, "Santa, light up that house!!!!!"

My sister, Heather took over my bellchoir director job when I moved away. I love bells at Christmastime, and at all times really. 

We played a lot of cards, us girls!

I'm winning here, clearly ;-) JK. 

Here is mom with the Christmas wiener!

Aww a Christmas selfie.