Today Uncle Jim filled us in on St. Nicholas Day. But you can read the details here. before I go into details of that, we will start at the beginning...
In the morning, after we dropped off MG at school, we helped Uncle Jim and Aunt Clare put up the traditional tree outside. Every year they have done this (for as long as we have known Jim and Clare). The first time we helped them was when Matthew was barely 1 year old. MG did most of the work by herself with Jim. Well, today, the boys were able to continue the tradition with Jim and Clare!
Here they are placing in the correct spot outside the house:
Now time to add the lights:
He focused on his treat more than the singing! ;)
And he focused more on his chocolate milk more than the cookie!