Our Christmas letter follows. I think we got them all mailed (they were in the kitchen when we had our fire, and I still worry ...).
is at BYU. A
Rachel is now in first grade
with Soccer, Girl Scouts, Judo
man. He lost 75 pounds. In Judo too. His
a house and started major renovations. Win still doing
chairs Ward Activity Committee. Girl Scout Leader. Very
That was our family Christmas letter. I got Win to approve it when she was very tired, later, on reading it again, she laughed when she realized I was talking about her being perfect and gorgeous, then realized I had sent that out to everyone we sent cards to (though we lost too many addresses in a PDA crash and the fire).
I'm so grateful to have gotten through a Christmas without the memories overwhelming us or another tragedy striking and to have a living, happy seven-year-old in the house, and Heather home for the holidays.
Another blog by a parent in grief. http://barbtries.blogspot.com/