December 28, 2015

Christmas in Numbers

Christmas Eve Picture fun!

4:: the number of pizzas ordered for Christmas Eve dinner.

1:: the number of parents who sang in the choir at Christmas Eve service.

86:: the number of minutes spent watching a Muppet's Christmas Carol.

1800:: the number of seconds it took Sportyspice and me to clean up Christmas Eve communion.

6ish:: the number of mimosas and glasses of wine consumed Christmas morning.

8:: the number of people included in our Christmas.

4:: the number of imporumptu dance parties that erupted in the kitchen.

16:: the number of years we've walked down the stairs in our house Christmas morning.

Too many:: the number of presents under the tree.

180:: the number of minutes it took to cook the prime rib roast.

7:: the number of times a Christmas Story was watched.

0:: the number of thank you notes already started.

10:: the number of minutes I took a nap after dinner.

60:: the age Mama B turned on Saturday. #happybirthdayspecialmama

1:: the number of trips taken to the airport

How was your Christmas weekend? I hope you had the best days ever! < 3

23 comments:

BLovedBoston said...

You watched a christmas story 7 times - wowza!! Hope you guys have a fantastic time for your mom's birthday! xo, Biana -BlovedBoston

Sara Elizabeth said...

My MIL's birthday was Saturday too!! Now... We're those 6ish mimosas just yours?? ;)

Kathy@MoreCoffeeLessTalky said...

mimosas for bfast? YES PLEASE!! happy birthday to your mama :D

Ashley @ The Wandering Weekenders said...

We watched Muppet Christmas Carol and A Christmas Story this Christmas too, but I don't think that we watched A Christmas Story as many times as you did! It sounds like you had a blast this Christmas just being with family!

Cara (Kindly Unspoken) said...

Such a beautiful family picture! Happy belated birthday to your mom :)

Pamela {Sequins and Sea Breezes} said...

Aww what a great family pic! I had pizza on Christmas Eve Eve and it was amazing! and wow... 7 times watching A Christmas Story?! I didn't even watch it once. My dad turned 60 on the 23rd! <3, Pamela Sequins & Sea Breezes

Carly Blogs Here said...

Such a good picture of everyone! Sounds like a wonderful Christmas-- I didn't watch a Christmas Story at all this year and am now a little sad about it, haha.

Emily said...

Ha, we ordered 4 Christmas Eve pizzas, too! ;) Yum. I was so behind on Christmas movies this year---we didn't even watch seven movies let alone one movie seven times! You win.

Brianne said...

I love these posts. It sounds like you had a really fun Christmas!

Candace Shiflet said...

Awh sounds like an amazing Christmas!!! :) Impromptu dance parties are the best, though haha! And 16 years having Christmas in your house is amazing and so dang fun!!

xo C

Caitlin Elizabeth said...

Sounds like such a great Christmas!! Happy Birthday to your Mom!

Katie Elizabeth said...

Haha I think we watched Christmas Story at least 7 times, too! Sounds like it was such a great Christmas and happy belated birthday to your mom!!

Liz Jo said...

I love your christmas! Sounds like and a patridge in a pear tree! Glad you had such a wonderful Christmas!!

liz @ sundays with sophie

Jen said...

What a great Christmas, I love the photo! :)

kerri @ cheshire kat said...

ah i love this post! by the numbers is so cute. look at that adorable family :) and i hear you on the thank you notes! total fail so far for me too. and happy belated birthday to your momma! glad you had a good holiday friend!

xoxo cheshire kat

Ashley Brickner said...

So fun! And love the family pic!

Nancy @ Sincerely and Sarcastically said...

Sounds like you had a good Christmas!

Kristina (Ms.Modify) said...

I love this idea of sharing numbers of things! Sounds like you had a great Christmas!

Elle Sees said...

i love the christmas story!! my fam doesn't, so i had to sneak watch it! next year, i'm heading to your house! ;)

Kristen @ See You In A Porridge said...

what a fun post. when i saw 1800 seconds i thought it said minutes and almost had a heart attack for you! haha. happy belated birthday to your mom!

Emily said...

Aw what an awesome and fun family you have! Wishing your Mom an extra special 60th birthday! So good you could spend it all together and prime rib sounds fantastic! We never cook that for Christmas but it's a great idea.

Kate at Green Fashionista said...

You guys are rockstars for watching The Christmas Story so many times! My brother loves watching it almost the full 24 hours! And YUM to the pizza tradition <3

Green Fashionista

Meghan @ Me as Meghan said...

I love that you have pizza for dinner on Christmas Eve...I can totally see that becoming a tradition in my future! A Christmas Story is soo funny...definitely one of the best Christmas movies out there. So happy you had a great Christmas!!