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Thursday, December 18, 2008

I bet all your moms have been spending a lot of their time wrapping all the Christmas presents... These are the presents that mom managed to finish wrapping over the last couple of days (there are still LOTS waiting to be wrapped!!). I sure hope she can complete them in time.. heehee... I tried to help by supervising and giving 'artistic directions'... i.e. which wrapper to use, what color ribbons to go with the wrappers, how the ribbons should be placed, etc. Hershey on the other hand, was not of any help at all. She kept stealing and running away with the presents, ribbons and tapes!! (Mom: I want to throttle her!! I am sure none of you faced such a problem, right?)

Mom finally bought the silver Christmas ornament which she saw at the Harrod's shop after one month of hesitation. She'd definitely have bought it on the spot if we have Lucas with us today since it'd be his very first Christmas, but since he is in Heaven, mom did not buy it because of 'various reasons'. Now this is where the DWB magic comes in... after the advice she got from Mona and her mommy, mom made up her mind to buy it regardless of what anyone may say. She's not looked back and is really glad she managed to buy it before they are all sold out.

I have suggested to mom that we can make it our family tradition to buy one Christmas ornament every year for Lucas, it's a simple way of letting him know that he is being missed dearly by everyone.

36 comments:

Chow Chow said...

That's a lovely ornament!

What a brilliant idea to get a new ornament each year!

MONA AND THE MOMMY! said...

Hi H & H,

What a lovely idea to buy one every year. It is beautiful and the Mommy said she knows Lucas loves it.

Huggies.....Mona & the Mommy too !!

Charlie said...

What a great idea!
- Charlie

Toby said...

The ornament is beautiful!

Tobes

Stanley said...

Huskee Boy!

I think that's a great idea and a very visible way to remember and celebrate Baby Lucas!

Give your mama some goober hugs from me, and tell your sissy to bring it down a notch.

Goober love,
Stanley

Maggie and Mitch said...

We love this idea! The ornament is just beautiful!

Love ya lots,
Maggie and Mitch

Goofy said...

oh.. tat is a bootiful one!!

Khyra The Siberian Husky said...

My mom is leaking now...

That is such a great idea and the ornament was is so khute!

Mom has three Harrod's holiday bears from the early 2000something's on the bench at the kitchen table -

She'll be sure to think of ALL of woo the next time she looks at them!

Hugz&Khysses,
Khyra

The FOUR Musketeers said...

The ornament look so so so nice .
Hope Lucas saw it .

Peanut said...

My mom went in her room and shut the door and wrapped all the presents in one night. It took her hours. We think the ornament is lovely.

Abby said...

Hi, Huskee & Hershey...

You did a great job helping your Mom with the presents, they look great...

The ornament is beautiful...And, a beautiful idea, too...

Abby xxxooo

Simba said...

I think that is a lovely idea.

Simba x

Lady Kaos said...

Do any of those gifts have your name on it? No wrapped gifts go under the tree for me because I can't be trusted. Whatever!
The ornament idea is wonderful! It made my mom tear up a little.
Love
Kaos

Nibblestreats.com said...

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Happy Holidays!
Tinkerbell, Oscar and Tucker

Eduardo said...

That is a beautiful ornament! I know Lucas loves it!
Hugs & Snugs
Eduardo the Snuggle Puggle

Gus, Louie and Callie said...

That is a very good idea a new ornament every year. That one is beautiful..


Big Sloppy Kisses
Gus, Louie and Callie

Samantha ~ Holly and Zac ~ said...

We think it is a nice idea too.
A lovely and special way to remember baby Lucas.

Lorenza said...

Hi, Huskee!
Good job with the wrapping!
The ornament is beautiful. I think is a great idea to buy an ornament every year!
Take care
Kisses and hugs
Lorenza

Jan's Funny Farm said...

Oh, how cute. That sounds like a very good tradition to establish in Lucas' honor.

Raising Addie said...

Awww... that brought tears to mom's eyes. The ornament is wonderful way to keep his spirit with you.

Beautiful choice of the cute bear!

Kisses
Addie

Happy said...

That's a lovely idea and a lovely ornament.

Have a good weekend!

Lacy said...

w00f;s H and H, i think gettin a oranament iz a pawsome idea....heehee Hershey wuz just tryin to help..

b safe,
~rocky~

Joe Stains said...

We think that is a great idea!! The ornament is so cute!

T-man's mom said...

Aww, that sounds like a lovely tradition to pay tribute to Lucas each year. That ornament is beautiful!

Hey Huskee, I'm guessing those presents are for you and Hershey. Is your mom going to get busy wrapping presents for everyone else soon? Christmas is getting near...

T_man's mom, CC-man and T-man Angel

Elmo&Dana said...

Lots of presents prepared!

I love the ornament, and that's a great tradition to start!!

Deefor said...

That's a wonderful way to remember Lucas. Good advice from Mona and the Mommy. I hope some of those pretty packages are for you. I think you've been VERY good this year. Not sure about Hershey...

Deefor

Verdi y Gaucho tibetano en Madrid said...

wow huskee all box are for you??????????????????

We got your awesome Christmas card in the mail this week, buddies!!!Thank you so very much!

we love you friend

Painter Pack said...

Hi there! My pack just started reading your blog!! I give it three husky paws up!!! Arrrooooo!!!!

Mya Boo Boo

Moco said...

What a wonderful remembrance of Lucas.
Your mom is way ahead of Grammie in the wrapping dept. She is hoping to get them done tomorrow as she could not go to work tonight because of the snow we are getting.
That Hershey is a pistol. LOL

Comet and BLU said...

What a beautiful ornament and lovely way to remember Lucas.

And thank you for the card. It is so fun!!!
Comet and BLU

Katie and Gizmo said...

Hi Huskee,

Thank goodness. For a second there I thought you were gonna say that Hershey destroyed the lovely ornament. Phew!

In case I don't get to drop by before hand, I just wanted to wish you and Hershey and your mum a very Merry Christmas.

Hugz & lickz
Gizmo

JB's Big World said...

That is a wonderful tradition to start to remember Lucas each year! Very cute ornament.
And Hershey is still acting up? Bear is really a pretty good puppy....we must be lucky! (Just don't let Bear know that I said this!)
--JB

the 4 Bs said...

that's a very pretty ornament and we think that is a wonderful tradition and tribute to Lucas.

your mom is doing a great job on wrapping all of those gifts. we hope that a lot of them are for you!

woofs.

Pedro said...

Huskee,

I'm glad your mom bought the ornament to remember Lucas (not that she'd ever forget). I hope she can smile when she looks at it. I received your Christmas card! I thought I had sent you one but when I read over the list 3 times I didn't see your name so I mailed one right away. If you end up with two I apologize but I'd rather send 2 than non at all!!

Pedro

Penny, Poppy & Patches said...

We think that is a great idea! What a beautiful ornament. We know Lucas would approve!

Merry Christmas to all of you!


Aire-hugs,
Poppy, Penny & Patches

Deetz said...

What a great idea. I think it is awesome and my mum may do the same thing for Gizmo. Our Hershey looking shark is eating everything too. My mum got up last night and he had a good pair of her shoes. Mum not so happy. But, deetz is happy because Deetz is no longer in trouble...hehe
Deetzy