Friday, December 30, 2005

Highlights of "Christmas Week"

December 24th - Hosting our Holiday Dinner with roast leg of lamb and all the trimmings

December 25th - Church, potluck and gift exchange, seeing the
Christmas lights in Hitachi

December 26th - A lazy day at home

December 27th - Trip to Costco to buy my pans (Thanks, Mom and Dad for the Christmas money!) and stock up on American food, dinner at the Outback Steakhouse

December 28th - Opening stockings and presents at home, watching all 7 hours of "The Flame Trees of Thika" (a miniseries set in Kenya)

December 29th - Another trip to the doctor (It's official -- we're having a BOY!), a trip to the new mall in Mito, going to see "Harry Potter 4"

Enjoy the photo collage below!


  1. YEAH! Congratulations on the boy! Stone has yet another playmate! We are so happy for you guys...


  2. Anonymous7:44 AM

    I am glad you are having a boy! That's great. Glad to hear you are both doing well. Sorry about the cold. I will write an e-mail later.


  3. Anonymous10:01 AM

    I loved your pictures. I blew each one up and tried to take in as much of the surroundings that I could. Can't wait to be there in person in a few more weeks.
    I'm glad you had a good Christmas with all your family there.
    We love you, Mom and Dad

  4. A boy! That's great. Nice pictures. Makes me natsukashi about our visits to casa Campbell (and onsen time, of course).

    Nice haircut Rusty...