Wow, was I able to catch up on my sleep today! I didn't get out of bed until 1:00 in the afternoon!
I also helped put together one of the Christmas gifts we all got: a new game table. It's four games in one with a rotating table top. It's really cool, and most of it was put together before the kids got their presents (thanks to Santa and a certain number 1 elf) but we had some finishing touches to work on. We set it up in the lanai and I played pool with my brother and sister before dinner. It was so nice to spend time with them like that!
My dad had finished putting together my little sisters' new kitchen set and my parents rearranged the playroom to accommodate that and some other new things. The excitement of Christmas seemed to still be going strong today. Everyone was enjoying time together as a family, which I've really been missing with spending so much time at work.
The kids all seemed to have a great day and I ended the night by sitting down to watch a movie with my parents. My mom had taped "Into the Woods" for me, which I had been wanting to see since it came out. One of my best friends had been in the play when he was younger, and I remember liking the show, but I couldn't remember everything that had happened in it. I like a lot of the actors that were in this movie version though, so I wanted to see it. My dad got tired and went to bed, but my mom and I are finishing it and it's really good! A nice way to end the day.
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