Saturday, January 23, 2010

Vermont Part I

We enjoyed another magical post-Christmas week at the family seat in Vermont.

Some of us needed a gentle introduction to country life:






Some of us took to it like a duck to water:





Emmett enjoyed the big couch:



Arthur fed Theo some beer:





Grandpa Peter read to the little ones.




And this was practically just the first day!!!

Thursday, January 21, 2010

post-feast activity

After ham with vermouth sauce, we went out to build a snow dinosaur.


It turned out pretty well.

Do you feel as if you're riding the slow train through christmas?



But actually it's kind of nice, right?

Monday, January 18, 2010

christmas day!

Is there any joy greater than coming down in your pj's on christmas morning?



Washington DC has been voted one of the ten best lunch spots for christmas day, according to Rolling Stone magazine.




Santa was extraordinarily generous, and even stuck around to read some stories:


We loved every minute Houstons! Come back next year!