Just another manic Monday


Eddy Virgin-Lewis

Every year Eddy comes and helps us countdown to Christmas. If you don’t remember, Eddy is our Elf who started visiting us about 2 years ago. Each year he seems to get more and more daring with the things he does. This year was no different. Our girls LOVE Eddy and D-boy tolerates him. Only because I told him he has no choice but to act as if he doesn’t know its us doing the work. A few times this year I even let him set up the things Eddy was going to do.

As you can see, Eddy has two additional friends this year. They are Freddy and Jr. Eddy is the white elf, Freddy is the black elf and that leaves Jr being the reindeer. Last year while at my favorite store… Tarjay… and we found a few clothes and a reindeer, that’s how we have Jr and some of their cool gear. Anyways, I’m almost positive I’ve set myself up for failure for next year. I don’t think I can out do myself. I mean, they arrived in a hotair balloon, played video games, brought their super cool new Disney Ornament and a few other things.

My goal next year is to just make sure they continue on their path for a consecutive 2?+ odd days. I think I will wait until like December 1st to have them come back though. LOL!

Well anyways, enjoy the pictures! I had fun with most of it. Some days/nights I was mad that I even thought of the idea… Like Super Mario Brothers… That took Ike and I FOREVER to do. But the girls totally LOVED it. So I guess well worth it, ha!



Remember that Elf we had…

Well, he returned for another 24 days of fun in our house. You remember him, right?! Eddy Virgin-Lewis.

Well his grand entrance that Ike and I had planned for him didn’t go off as planned. As a matter of fact his return was postponed by like 3 days. I was actually worried that Mini Mouse would just go find him and bring him back herself, lol!

The night of his return, December 1st. We got a new Fostercare placement. Actually we got 3 little ones & well they tend to help put holds on things around these parts. Lol! But more about them in a different post.

Eddy has had some days where he was just plain stuck in his spot he choose the night before. Because this mama and papa were just to darn tired to move that stupid thing. Lol!
But when he did move the girls loved it and D-boy kind of rolled his eyes. I’m glad he doesn’t try and ruin the fun for his younger sisters.

Below are just a few of the things he has done since arriving. He leaves tonight, Thank You LAWD!!!!!! Didn’t think I could keep it up any longer.

The annoying thing about his departure is he hasn’t made them anything, food wise, which is what he does. So I’m stuck making some type of something Elfy tonight, after all kiddos are in bed, and I’m typically not far behind. Sooooo, this will be interesting! I’ll update you on that tomorrow.
















Then of course there is the Nutcracker Elf that showed up everyday for practice and performances. Now yall think I have issues, no sir/ma’am she has more time and skills on her side. And I’m contemplating doing this next year. Because seriously these are THE CUTEST ELVES EVER!!!! Lol






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Here is a quick rundown of what Eddy did this Christmas season. I intended on posting a pic once a day, but then decided against it because I forgot to move him sometimes too…


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