Wednesday, December 22, 2010

HAS IT REALLY BEEN A WEEK?

When we checked our blog this morning,
we realized that it
had been a week
since we've posted.

We think of you daily
and have been reading your blogs,
but sometimes we don't always comment -
we have been having a bit
of a problem with Blogger
when it comes to leaving comments.

This week leading up to Christmas,
we have been trying to help
Mom and Dad
as much as we can.

We've tested boxes
for size and function.


We've volunteered
to try out any new recipes
that Mom is making.


We've played together a lot
and tried to stay out from underfoot.


We've sat quietly
in advisory positions.

But most of all,
we've been helping them get ready
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for
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Christmas Eve's Eve
which is known
as
Chili Day
at our house.
On this day,
our Dad makes
his famous chili.
All of our family and neighbors
come over for a bowl full
of the steamy goodness.

We can hardly wait -
maybe a bit will spill
and they will need a clean-up crew.

XOXO
Lilly, Piper, Carrleigh and Ruairi

18 comments:

Samantha said...

Wow - you are such good doggehs to help your Mom out so much! Love the coca cola box pic - wonderful! We know what a good cook your Mamma is, so it must have smelled really yumzers over there - hope some "parts" did fall on the floor hee hee!
Hugs xoxo
Sammie and Avalon

♥I am Holly♥ said...

That sure sounds good for Christmas Eve!!! We bet lots fall on the floor for all of you!!! Lots of love, Holly and mom

Jazzi said...

You look darling in that box Lily. I love small boxes too!!! Sounds like fun having all the peeps friends over!! ENJOY and get lots of treats and attention!!

wags
Snazzi

~Kim at Golden Pines~ said...

Hello!!! Time goes much too quickly, especially this time of the year! THANKS for the card that I got yesterday--LOVED IT!

We are also having problems with blogger--I've decided that I need a new computer and not a new blog... ;-))

Your plans sounds like a lot of fun!! If I lived closer, I'd invite myself!! ;-))

YankeeQuilter said...

Have a great Christmas week...MacBeth stole with an entire piece of sweet potato poundcake this morning from a quilters coffee break morning at my house. Usually he is a good dog but this new diet is trying his patience! He would make short work of a bowl of chili....

Maggie and Mitch said...

We hope Chili days brings lots of sloppy guests!

Love ya lots
Maggie and Mitch

scotsmad said...

Here's hoping you get some sloppy eaters over for Christmas Eve! 'Specially as you've been so busy supervising.

XXXOOO Daisy, kendra & Bella

Benny and Lily said...

No wonder we haven't seen you. You have obviously been busy
Not naughty, but nice,
Benny & Lily

Rudy - The dog with a blog said...

I think you are a very good box tester! So cute :)
Hope all of you guys have a furry good Christmas!

Rudy's Raiser

Lisa said...

kisses, kisses, kisses, your all so beautiful. Thanks for the smiles!

Khyra And Sometimes Her Mom said...

I'm so glad woo are being sooooo furry helpful!

Hugz&Khysses,
Khyra
PeeEssWoo: Thanks fur the pawesome khard!!!

Brenda said...

Oh yes the Bug has been hovering along the kitchen cupboards waiting for me to drop something or hoping I will take pity on her and drop her a bite of something. We had our family Christmas gathering this past Sunday and she did not get much. But I did catch my granddaughter letting her lick her candy cane. I said no and missed the perfect picture. I have not been blogging mush at all myself thought I had better catch up. I am way behind on my e-mails also. Merry Christmas!

houndstooth said...

Chili sounds really, really good! I wish we were coming to your house!

Bunny

thevangelders.com said...

Wish we could be there

Bouncing Bertie said...

Hi Scotties
I think Gail is reading this and wishing she had such a helpful bunch of Scotties to assist with the Christmas preparations!
Toodle pip!
Bertie.

Maggie and Mitch said...

We got your awesome Scottie Christmas card in the mail today! Thank you so much! You guys are so thoughtful!
Merry Christmas to all of you!

Love ya lots,
Maggie, Mitch and Sue

Mango said...

CHILI! Nom. That will keep everybody fired up for the holidays.

Slobbers,
mango

Katie said...

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

Licks and wags
Katie the Border Collie

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