pre & post christmas

pre & post christmas

coming into town for christmas is the best thing, but it sure is busy!! having both of our families +  friends here, we’ve had lots of parties, gatherings  and festivities before & after christmas. we came  home to a white christmas, then went to chase’s  family neighborhood party, had my high…

all of the lights

all of the lights

a visit to salt lake city is not complete without seeing temple square, especially with the famous lights during christmas time. we went down with chase’s family and took in all the pretty lights with everyone after a fun dinner out. we walked the grounds…

christmas day 2013

christmas day 2013

christmas morning we woke up at my parent’s house for some of my dad’s famous smoothies and some presents before heading over to chase’s family breakfast. we did stockings first thing in the morning, my very favorite part. i love finding little stocking stuffers to…

’twas the night before christmas…

’twas the night before christmas…

christmas eve was nothing short of m a g i c a l . we had my mom’s famous prime rib with gorgonzola sauce, twice baked potatoes, rolls, roasted asparagus, and the best raspberry salad. dessert was even better, white chocolate raspberry cheesecake that we…

dreaming of a white chrismas

dreaming of a white chrismas

there’s something truly magical about coming home for the holidays. thank you salt lake city for giving us a white christmas so far! xo