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Merry Christmas Everybody (2015)

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It’s required when driving anywhere significant to get a picture by the state sign!!! So my friends that drove with us all jumped in for a picture! Kegan thinks its cheesy which is why he took the photo…
     My husband and I surprised my family by driving out to Colorado for Christmas!!! I managed to get work off but thought a surprise would be a great early gift! When we walked into the house, my mom couldn’t process what we were doing there. She kept asking, “how are you here?” haha it was a success!!!
     One of the days we drove up to Winter Park for the giant sledding hill. It was snowing and the mountain side was covered in a beautiful layer of soft snow. It was beautiful and my husband fell in love with the Colorado Rockies!!! Sledding was such a blast! The best part is that they have a pulley system to drag you up the hill while sitting in your sled! You can sled for hours and never get tired!!!
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      We always do dinner on Christmas Eve with some close family friends and then on Christmas day we have a huge family breakast. Later that day, after gifts, we go over to the Stahleckers (family friends) for what we call Cheese Fest! It is a ton of different, exotic, nasty cheeses with crackers, meats, and desserts. There are some truly nast cheeses in the world… I can still smell some of them… I forced all my siblings to take pictures with me too so they are terrible quality but I had to add them! It’s family!!
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We have a tradition in my house! EVERY Christmas Eve growing up, my siblings and I all slept in the same room! That way we all got up together to open presents! Well… just because I got married didn’t mean this tradition wasn’t going to continue! They slept on my floor!

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