Rachael, Christa, Mateo and Gianluca with Gianluca's lemon battery experiment Gianluca and his lemon batteries Gianluca lights the LED Mateo, Rachael, Gianluca and Rod playing Pirates Dice Mateo, Rachael, Gianluca and Rod playing Pirates Dice Mateos bullet shell city collection Mateos bullet shell city collection Gianluca and Mateo playing rubber band army game Our christmas tree - still wrapped Christa placing the bow on top of the tree Gianluca, Christa placing the bow and Mateo conducting Mateo, Gianluca and Christa setting out Christmas decorations Rod, Mateo, Jasmin and Gianluca decorating cookies Rod, Mateo, Dad and Gianluca decorating cookies Mateo gets his cookie just right Jasmin, Mateos just right cookie, Mom and Dad Jasmin, Mom and Dad decorating cookies Rod, Dad and the cookies Christa, Jasmin and the cookies Christa and Vicki showcase the cookies The cookies The cookies Gianluca and Mateo watching Leave it to Beaver before school in the morning Our tree Mateo and target practice Rod making pancakes for the after church crowd - Rod, Kyong, Hillary, Lucia, Angie and Bill Rod and Christa making pancakes Rod and Christa Tim, Catherine and Terese Brunch is on John, Lucia, Hillary and Kyong The Brunch bunch The kids tables Tim Schram, Bill Mohs and Kyong Mohs Terese, Catherine, Tony and Christa John Mohs Making Christmas cookies Making Christmas cookies Charlie trying to saw down our house Catherine adding the last perfect bit to her cookie The christmas cookie group John and Mateo fighting with laser swords Christa reading the list of christmas cookie category winners Christa reading the list of christmas cookie category winners Christa and Hillary showcase the cookies The kids having stick wars Christa and Mateo with the start of Christa's gypsy christmas tree Mateo in front of the tree and Gianluca reading on the couch Christa and Mateo Mateo and Rod Christa and her gypsy christmas tree

The first half of December, 2013