Since I'm a little bit crafty and like things like stickers and scrapbooks, I was put in charge of placecards. I think they're a whole lot cuter when the 7 year old cousin is given this responsibility.
Some serious turkey prep
The end result...
Was delicious, albeit ready 2 hours ahead of schedule...oops!
I loved getting to spend time with my grandmother and cousins and hugging my brothers after being away from them for months. Other highlights of the mini-vacation included a trip to the doctor that ended with a z-pack, inhaler, and some delicious combination of cough syrup and codeine for my little cough (aka bronchitis). And a night out with my favorites from high school that ended in a broken heel, a killer hangover, and a best friend, puppy, and myself all