Also, lots of time playing with our new toys!
[He was on a very important phone call with cookie monster.]
But if it is so good, why am I always in such a hurry to pack up Christmas? We drove all day Sunday, and by Sunday night, Christmas was put away.
I think a big part of it is, after a week of traveling, the desire to get back to "normal" hits hard. To start the new year fresh: house clean, fridge stocked, decorations down.
Now that Sam is growing up, I'd love to keep the holiday spirit going, even just for a little bit. I don't want him to forget it all after the hangover of new toys has passed.
I'd love to know: what things do you do with your little ones to celebrate Christmas, the New Year, and traditions year 'round? How do you keep the holiday spirit alive for just a little bit longer?