Jackson being Santa at Melissa's house on Christmas Eve.
Bob in the role of Villiage Elder, telling us a story of Africa.
Celine and Jackson Spending some quality time in the kitchen.
Yucking it up with Matieus, a friend of Celine's from Chile, who spent the holiday with us.
What a gathering! We drank champagne, opened presents, declared many toasts and loved our time together.
Same crew with Uncle Bob in the picture.
Marilyn loves the hand-knit socks that Celine brought back from Chile!
Can Jackson cook? But of course!
Taking a great hike up in the hills from Melissa's house.
Lovely hiking trail; Bob flourishing a bag of dog poop.
"Who's on first?" Not sure which way to go next.
Celine approaching the culvert under the highway, part of this lovely hike, with Bob in the front.
Celine works at a Brew Pub, and helped to brew this IPA: Hoppy Boy.
Jax reading about "The Drive" in a book about Pro football that he got as a gift.
Melissa brought out some holiday relics... here's an ornament Celine made in 2nd grade! We greatly admired it.
Right, Duffy... we still don't know what she's doing.
On Christmas Day, Bob and Marilyn drove to Denver to take in Zoo Lights, a wonderful annual light show and extravaganza. Here is Marilyn with a variety of animals.
Hey, what's not to love about a lit-up spiderweb and flies?
A whole section was organized as a safari site. Some of these displays moved, creating the appearance of movement of the animals.
Stars are hanging from trees, and all the bushes draped with lights.