23 December 2010

Happy Christmas!




You wonder what Polish Pottery and martial arts have to do with one another until you realize that these are Christmas presents. Yep. G is not going to have anything but a sweatshirt to unwrap on Christmas (don't tell! It really is his only gift!) because he's getting Taekwondo lessons. In an extreme violation of my child's privacy, I have allowed his NAME to be boldly written on the blog in full. Yep. There it is in Korean on his uniform - have fun guessing. The instructor must STAND ON A CHAIR so that G can do his kicks properly... he is just that tall. My present is obviously the pottery. I think it goes well with the stuff in the middle I got at Goodwill... but not too matchy-matchy. Emperor looked at all the stuff from the company online and is sad that I did not get an apple baker. (Look at his blog! He's updated his pictures and clever sayings as well!) I had NO idea that he had apple-baking aspirations, or I would have thrown one into my online cart. He carefully researched how to bake the apples and everything. Dear readers, I hope you are having a lovely Christmas season and that next year brings you much happiness, joy and peace. :)

7 comments:

  1. I am sure G will love his present!
    I love the pottery, I have 3 pieces so far.
    MERRY CHRISTMAS MRS C AND FAMILY, much love...XXX

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  2. I too love pottery. I have been buying one or two pieces a monh since last summer. I hope to have a whole set of dishes sometime this summer. I received several pieces for holiday gifts and three gift certificates to my favorite potter.

    Kathi Sewing, Knitting, Candle Making, Homeschooling Mama

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  3. Merry Christmas! The pottery is gorgeous. Looks like G loves his gift. Praying all the best for you now and in the new year.

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  4. First off, Merry Christmas! I think Christmas is more about the people you have with you (and the great conversations) more then the gifts. Last year, all i cared about was the gifts, mostly, but this year ALL MY BROTHERS and UNCLES and my AUNT and COUSIN (finally) my NEPHEW came over. It was awesome. I love my family soooo much and that was way better then the gifts i got (we celebrated early cuz some people had to leave and work on xmas). So thats why i never try to worry about gifts, you get what you get, haha, and the rest is about family and friends. and pie ... lots of pie! hehehe :P

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  5. Woo-hoo! Good for G!! He looks amazing in his outfit, hope he loves the lessons!

    The dinner set is beautiful!

    Merry Christmas my bloggy friend!!

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  6. Hi, Chris! Hope your Christmas was great!

    FairyLover, I just bought my set all at once because they had a discount AND free shipping for orders over $100! But this is my birthday present, too... it is expensive. Yet I mean to use it every day. :)

    Bonnie, looks like you had a lovely Christmas, too... :)

    Zach, pressies are fun, too... just saw your facebook status... lol. Very glad all your family was there!! :)

    And Merry Christmas, Blondee!!

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  7. Have fun with the martial arts!!! We sure like our Kung Fu around here! :-)

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