Dec 25 (Christmas Day)

Photos from all the excitement opening the gifts that Santa brought. Some videos are available at

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Look what Santa brought!!

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The loot.

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Sam and Peyton survey the presents. The ones with red striped wrapping and green ribbon came from Santa.

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Santa's helper Peyton

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Sammie tries on the Santa hat

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Nana looks kinda cute in the Santa hat.

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Peyton opening the Space Rover

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Peyton gets a Space Rover

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"I can do this with my eyes shut!"

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Opening gifts.

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Santa left instructions regarding the Samantha doll and Sammie read them!

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The Samantha doll

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Pappy showing off his Buckeye paraphanalia

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More Storage (they actually need a larger house to hold all this stuff!)

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An Easy-Bake oven -- a classic that still works.

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Princess palace. (Peyton has that "Oh no, more princess stuff" look.)

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The Pink Packer

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Grandma Nancy helping Peyton

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This is heavy!

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More Star Wars Stuff

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Happy with this gift!

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You have to turn it the other way to read it!

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the other side

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Lightning McQueen still make Peyton smile

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Still unwrapping gifts with her eyes shut

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Uncle Curt adjusting the Storm Trooper helmet

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Hunting for the enemy

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Modeling for Pat (Nancy's husband).

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Grandma Nancy tries on the helmet

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Mommy tries on the helmet

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Xmas dinner. (l-r) Pappy, Uncle Curt, Pat, Nana with Peyton, Dale Smith and Krissy (Scott's sister), Scott. Obviously, some folks were not visible. Kathy took the photo.