May the beauty and peace of the season be with you now and always. Merry Christmas to you and your family.
It's Christmas Eve and Lee is staying up to open her presents at midnight, I guess it's our new tradition now. I hope you all have a Merry Christmas and a prosperous New Year.
Charlie Brown O Christmas Tree I think Christmas is the most exciting time for Lee, of course she knew that Santa couldn't come down the chimney anymore. How could he when Max is guarding the tree. Lee wanted to decorate the Christmas tree right after Thanksgiving, she was afraid that there wouldn't be any place… Continue reading Christmas Tree
I felt like Rip Van Winkle that went to sleep, and woke up to find it's Christmas morning. But instead of taking a long nap like Rip Van Winkle, I was in bed sick. This year I have missed out a lot during Christmas time, there's so many unfinished business that time is of the… Continue reading Christmas Morning
We decided to celebrate Christmas Day at the Magic Kingdom, the weather was real nice and it was packed with people. We took the steam trains to Mickey's Toontown and started our walk from there. The lines for the rides were long but that didn't deter Lee and Bo from having fun. I think Lee… Continue reading Disney’s Magic Kingdom
We took my dad and sisters to McAdenville last night and got off the HWY around 7:30pm and ran right into lines of traffic, all heading to see the Christmas lights at McAdenville Christmas Town. I thought to myself that it's not so bad because I saw the flashing sign at the HWY earlier that… Continue reading Merry Christmas
The Gift by Collin Raye/Jim Brickman/Susan Ashton Christmas morning is an exciting time for kids, waking up and finding what Santa Claus had brought them the night before. When I was growing up, we didn't know about Santa Claus or getting any gifts from him. I came to the US when I was 10 years… Continue reading The Gifts
Bruce Springsteen - Santa Claus is Coming to Town My all time favorite Christmas trees look a like is the Lao Phakhuane, made from fresh banana leaves, cut and folded into cone shape, and decorated with Lao money flowers, and strings of white rope to tie on wrists for blessing and good luck. I want… Continue reading Merry Christmas!
Enya - Silent Night I have a friend who says his prayers to Buddha in Lao Language, and his prayers to God in English, this made me think that the language commands his way of thinking. As for many of us that were born in Laos or Thailand, we were raised as Buddhist, and introduced… Continue reading Silent Night Christmas Decoration