Thursday, December 11, 2008

Mia's Big Week

Oh my goodness! I am worn out and it is only December 11. Our week has been much like our weekend and by looking at our calendar, I don't see an end in sight. Nolan and I did fit in a bit of a date night this week, though, when we went and saw the Radio City Christmas Show with the Rockettes. We used to go see this every year at the Fox Theatre in Detroit, but we both think it has gotten even better.

Too bad I already posted my "eyes" assignment over at the Mamarazzi blog on 12/6, because I really like how Mia's eyes glow in this photo. I think it's from the excitement of getting ready to go to a play date with her friends.


Thanks Stacy for hosting play group in your lovely home!
I just adore these girls and their Mamas.

And this week, we had Mia's first big stage debut. She was so excited when she heard she was going to be on stage. Her famous reply is, "Oh, my goodness gracious!" I really need to video tape her saying that. I know I'm biased, but it's the cutest thing ever. :)

Mia's class sings at their annual Christmas Show20081210_131


Tomorrow is Ladies Night Out and I am very much looking forward to it. I have loved every activity we've been doing, but I just need a night off from rush, rush, rush. I hope to get a chance to catch up with everyone this weekend!


Jill said...

Love the pics of all the kiddos together!! Are you all in Columbus?

Missy said...

I love these photos and LOVE the picture of Mia by the tree. Her eyes really DO sparkle. Beautiful! What a special group of friends you all have. Glad you have had a fun week.

I posted just for you the other day...go check it out : )

Have a great weekend!

Jboo said...

Wow -- you are having a busy December! Love that photo of Mia's eyes too! What a sweet group of girls from the playdate.

Hope you have a fun weekend!


Heather said...

Awww Michelle, these are greeat! ANd I do understand rush, rush, rush!! I have not been to visit bloggy friends in a lonnnng time. I am missing y'all! I love the one with Mia by the tree and adore the pics of her on stage:)

Have a great ladies night out! Wishing we were all closer:)


Half Gaelic, Half Garlic! said...

You are not biased....she is the cutest thing!! I also think acting or dancing might be in her future...she looks really comfortable up on that stage!!

Love her little dress too....adorable!!

Have fun deserve it:)


Norah said...

Mia's eyes do sparkle, but have I mentioned how beautiful her hair is!?!

a Tonggu Momma said...

I'm exhausted just watching all that y'all did. Love the photos (and the Mia outfits!). And I am intensely jealous of your very large playgroup.

Tisha said...


That could possibly be the CUTEST Christmas dress I've seen. And of course, the cutie wearing the dress makes it all the more adorable.

Enjoy your ladies night out! I had one last night. It is the perfect prescription to fight holiday stress.


Marla said...

Mia looks adorable. Isn't it fun getting together with friends.

Have a great girls night out.

Beverly said...

Love the pics.

Steffie B. said...

OMW.....look at all of those sweet girls.....brings back many memories......just darling.....I loved your "eyes" picture on the other blog.....I did one too...on my own...I thought it was a fun one to participate in.

Have a good weekend....and I am all signed up for May 16 + 17th. Are you coming to that as well? How fun would that be? Perhaps we could share a hotel room? ;)


Felicia said...

Oh I love all the pictures. The of Mia by the tree and the playgroup on the couch. They are the cutest bunch of little girls. This time of year is so fun but so exhausting.

kris said...

she is SO adorable and i love her enthusiasm up there on stage! YES video her, that has got to sound so adorable!!

Leslie said...

What sweet beautiful little girls. I have such a soft spot for Mia I the first picture of her. Gorgeous!!!

I know it's a sin, but I covet your lenses. :)