December 25, 2005


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-- and a Happy New Year! May your holidays be everything you hope them to be.

We hosted Christmas Eve dinner for my family last night. Here's how the table was set:
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Allegra and I had the rather inspired idea to replace the typical place cards with Scrabble trays and tiles. Since my family members are big fans of word games in general and Scrabble in particular, this cracked them all up. (Click here to see an earlier entry about the kind of determination one of my big sisters brings to her Scrabble playing.)

Later in the night, after the guests had all gone and we were lying all snug in our beds, Scott and I thought we heard reindeer games in the dining room:

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Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah, Happy Holidays to everyone!

Posted by Karen at December 25, 2005 12:19 PM

Happy Holidays to everyone Chez Ideaphoria!

Posted by: Jewel at December 25, 2005 02:43 PM

Happy holidays! :-)

Posted by: Becky at December 27, 2005 07:11 AM

Now, THAT is a terrific family photo! You all look terrific. I love the Scrabble place cards, and I have to remember that idea. What a kick. You look like you have a lot of fun!

Posted by: Anne at December 29, 2005 03:44 PM