They adopted us for Christmas.
Just like they adopted us for Thanksgiving.
And for the rest of our lives.
I'm pretty sure I made that last part up in my head.
Anywho, we had such a grand time partying it up with them, it was hard to miss home.
The Christmas Eve extravaganza (can anyone say delicious meatballs?! Nom-nom-nom) included a live rendering of the nativity, which is easily my very favorite thing about Christmas.
Carolyn played the angel.
"And it came to pass that the angel was all like, "Yo, what up, hommie?!"
"And lo, the angel of the Lord came upon them..."
"And it came to pass that the angel got tuckered out and had to take a rest..."
"There were in the same country shepherds who discarded their sheep on the floor..."