Christmas

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Christmas is nearing and all through the house are trails of cookie crumbs, tape, scissors, and wrappings as the girls are busy with everything they see that can be put under the tree. Leaving trails of story books, toys, hats, mittens, muddy boot prints, and fruit snacks. The fridge is covered with Christmas card photos of friends and relatives as well as Carlee & Cassie’s artistic makings. The Christmas tree is lit and there is a smell of simmering potpourri as Christmas music plays. Groceries & recipe cards are strewn throughout the counter tops. There is no time for laundary, house keeping, or bookwork. For there is a deadline to meet! Christmas is coming and there is still much to do!! Cadrien is a sophomore and beautiful as ever inside and out. She used to be our baker, but now rarely bakes since she eats nothing but steak. She has to keep her abs flat so she can look impressive in her wear. She looked fabulous in her part of the One Act production! She may be the next Melissa Gilbert . She is still an avid Nebraska Husker fan like her dad and super active in youth group and church. Still enjoys showing cattle and horses and meeting new friends. Not at all shy, but super outgoing with a desire to go into communications. She has a heart for others and I’m super proud of her good character, morals, and values. Carlee Jo-Jo is the yo-yo of the family. Coming and going and being busy-busy all the time taking care of her animals, doing homework, and drawing. She loves to read! If you sit in the chair with her, she’ll read you the whole library with expressions! People everywhere call her “Smiley”. “Smiley” is up rearing to go when the bus comes at 7 a.m. to take her to 1st grade where her best friend, Yazlin, is waiting to play. She loves school as much as she loves to come home and teach Cassie everything…...

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