It was decided yesterday that we'd have Christmas dinner instead of the planned 10am brunch, which changed to the 2pm afternoon lunch. Because the Parentals had to work and Joel was on an afternoon flight from Auckland, we waited till 4pm.
Hubba and Ngawi at the beach fishing last week.
Waimea & Ngawi
The girls and Ngawi.
You, Ma and Mum were the only ones Ngawi was looking forward to seeing!
Hubba, Jeston and Ngawi.
Christmas in summer calls for salads.
Ma made her famous seafood salad.
I made Ceviche.
Mrs. Armstrong did a potato salad ...
.. Broccoli Salad and Ham that tasted nothing like her crab curry she made us a few years ago and we never forgave her for.
Platters from Michelle.
Tash's everything salad.
Porterhouse steak on the BBQ.
Dry. Hot and gross. You'd love it.
The kids got yet another trampoline for Christmas.
I missed you today, but there was enough family around to not let it get to me.
I miss you most when no one is around and all I can do is remember how much I miss you.
I wonder if they celebrate or observe Christmas in the Spirit World?
If not, I hope they at least have the internet so you can log on and read.
In our hearts today.
To be continued ...
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