12.27.2010

Christmas, Part Two

I told y'all last night that I'd finish my Christmas post.  My family is watching Inception right now, and this blonde brain of mine doesn't quite understand it, so I figured I'd do a blog post!   I have a lot of thoughts to put into one post, but I'll try to keep this short!

Last thing I told y'all was that my family was watching our home movie DVDs on Christmas morning.  Mom makes a wonderful ham and cheese croissant casserole (we look forward to eating it every year!) that we munched on all morning and afternoon.  Here are a few pictures of my goodies that I opened from Santa:


...because a girl is never too old for a new Barbie, of course!

...but Santa's elves at Neiman Marcus did run into a bit of a problem

Luckily, Neiman Marcus has free return shipping, so the proper size cable bracelet will be sent to me soon! 
I thought "small" was normal and "medium" was for larger wrists... but that wasn't the case! The small bracelet you see in the front is obviously for a super tiny wrist. 

Brandon came over and had dinner with my family on Christmas.  We exchanged presents afterward.  His dad helped me find the perfect gift for him.  

A 1940s/1950s vintage Omega watch.
All of the gold you see is 18k. He loved it! 


I had the back engraved.

Brandon gave me a beautiful ring that his dad made.  His parents own a jewelry store in Beaufort and picked out the stone in Germany during one of their diamond trips.  They gave me a gorgeous amethyst pendant that was also picked out and made by Brandon's dad.  So special!

It has been such a great Christmas.  Yes, Santa was awfully good to me, but the real reason for the season made this a wonderful holiday.  It's not the presents under the tree, but the people around it! Hope you all made wonderful memories this Christmas. 

...& hey, we even got snow today!  It didn't stick, but it sure looked pretty coming down!  It wasn't anything worth taking a picture of, though. 

Here are a few OOTD before I sign off for the night-


Brandon and I gave each other (almost) matching Patagonias! They are so comfy!

xo.
mSm

8 comments:

  1. i love the inscription you put on his watch. so sweet.

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  2. LOVE those Tory Wedges...like really, really love! Hope you had a great Christmas!

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  3. cute cute cute! Santa (My mom) ALWAYS gets me a Barbie too! I got one from the same collection you did :)
    Happy Holidays!

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  4. I loooove those TB wedges!! SO CUTE!! You always have thee cutest clothes! And I want your hair color! I kinddda hate you and then I am kiiinda jealous....KIDDING!! Merry belated Christmas!!!

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  5. Hello. I saw you Michaela from 'Coming From A Small Town' follows you so I found your blog. It's very nice. I want to ask you if you could read my blog and then if you like, you could maybe post about it on your blog. It would be a big help. I promise this is no spam or trick, I only want people to know about this and let other people know :) I hope you're having a nice day.

    my blog is:

    http://emilytkay.blogspot.com/

    Thank you!!:)

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  6. oh my gosh, i insist you teach me how to do your eye make up from the first ootd pic. so gorgeous!!

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  7. Hey Megan, I saw your pictures on Brandon's facebook, and then stumbled across your blog-- so cute! I'm in love with your gold watch.. where is it from?? Hope everything's going well!

    Mindy

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  8. Love the Tory Wedges! I'm envious now! I'm new to this blogging world and when I found your blog, I immediately started following you. I love your title...sounds just like me! :)

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