Sunday, December 26, 2010

White West Virginia Christmas

I hope you had a very merry weekend!

I will be heading back to Athens on Sunday afternoon.  I'm keeping my fingers crossed for a safe trip out of the WV mountains!

Just a brief Christmas Recap:

~My husband celebrated his 29th birthday and the new job with the fam. When we arrived at his parents' house, "Happy Birthday" and "Congratulations" balloons and banners were hung all over the walls, and he received his official collegiate hoodie and his first NY Yankees hat as b-day gifts!

~Christmas Eve was spent doing a little bit of everything a little bit of everywhere.  Hubs received the Keurig Coffee Brewer from my parents, and mom helped me add to my Fiestaware collection - I can never get enough! We spent the evening visiting and being entertained by the cutest 16 month old baby girl ever, as we hung out with my hubs' fam. Santa even stopped by!

~On Christmas morning, I found a Dell Netbook waiting for me under my in-laws' Christmas Tree.  Blogger-on-the-go heaven!  I'm in love. :) I also received my first official New York Yankees tee.  I loved it so much, I wore it to my mom's house for dinner.  I swear, I put the shirt on, and something happened... suddenly, moving to New York became very, very real. (EEP!)  I must say, I sported the blue quite nicely! I spent the day lounging at my mom and step dad's house, eating dinner, and visiting with my brother and his wife.  I ended the day by watching Rocky IV - it's totally one of my faves, like, evah. Seriously.

And now, some gorgeous pics from the super snowy, wild and wonderful mountains of central West Virginia (taken from my parents' back yard):












Thanks for stopping by today!  I hope you have safe trips if you're traveling, and a great last week of December!

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8 comments:

Amanda said...

Love the pictures :) I have family in Western PA and I've always thought that WV was so pretty in the winter.

Heather said...

Beautiful pictures! I'm glad you had an amazing Christmas with family!

Rebekah said...

I love the pictures! That's awesome for adding to your Fiesta ware collection! I love adding to mine.

Kerri said...

Sounds like you had a great Christmas...and you're right...you do look good in your Yankee t-shirt!;)

Crazy Shenanigans-JMO said...

Look at you being all cute in your blue!! I'm glad you had such a great Christmas visiting!!

Sunny & Star said...

Beautiful pictures. You look amazing.

Brittany said...

I collect Fiesta too! Did you know they now have square dishes?! So exciting!! I want to go to Newell, WV to visit their outlet sometime very soon!!

Looks like you had a wonderful Christmas with your family!

ps. you totally look like Isla Fisher in your NY pic!

Faith said...

i like you more and more every day.

want to know why?! it's the shirt you're rocking.