Listen to Mrs. Claus

Listen to Mrs. Claus

“No no no,” I insist. “We’re not dressed for photos.” After 20 minutes in line (a very reasonable amount of time- thank you Richmond Centre for your reservation system!), we’re finally the next family to meet with the Big Guy. While...
We Missed Our Nutcracker Entrance

We Missed Our Nutcracker Entrance

I had already visualized our names in lights… ⭐️The Nutcracker: Starring Amy, Lucy & Sam⭐️ Alright… so maybe “starring” was a bit misleading. How about “guest starring?” Yeah… That may be a bit of a stretch as well. Maybe...
Dear Santa

Dear Santa

Dear Santa, I need some help Big Guy. Or, more accurately, my husband needs some help. And you’re just the man for the job. I love my husband but sometimes he gets a little lost when he’s shopping. And the thought of going into a mall at Christmas…...
My Beans and Santa

My Beans and Santa

Every year Lucy and Sam get their picture taken with Santa and every year it’s a struggle to find outfits to wear for the big day. We pick out clothes ahead of time, but without fail someone finds something wrong with their outfit the morning of and...