“My Holiday Recap,” Hybrid Mom Blog, January 6, 2011

My Holiday Recap Thursday, January 6th, 2011 I can’t believe another year has gone by. It seems like yesterday I was sharing last year’s holiday adventures with all of you. Crazy! All of my kids are older and my two oldest live away from home so the holidays are a great time for us to be together. It is so fun for me to decorate the house, have a fire going and something great smelling baking in the oven for their return. It felt so warm and welcoming and we were all so happy to reunite. A couple of days later we headed on our annual road trip to Colorado for Christmas. This year we went a day earlier and stayed a day later, so it was a nice vacation. It really gave everyone (mainly parents) the opportunity to relax. We had the big group of extended friends and their families for Christmas Eve. The food was amazing and like always a few of the guys bring out their guitars and one keyboard and start singing songs. Before you know it everyone is singing. It is such a happy memorable night for all of us. On Christmas night my friend Carrie always makes turkey (leftovers) tacos. She sheds a head of lettuce and the Turkey, tosses in shredded cheddar cheese, a chopped onion, a little V8 juice and a...

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