Every winter, around the Christmas and New Year break, we try to get together with our Wisconsin extended family. Sometimes we are sick, sometimes some cousins are out of town, but as many as possible meet up at a restaurant in Kenosha, which is a good halfway point for all of us.
The restaurant has one of those "claw" machines - Gavin and Erin tried to get toys but were not successful. (I think those things work about 1% of the time.)
Next, Uncle Kevin discussed the technical layout of the sandbox Sean is going to build for his Eagle Scout project. Gavin and Jack looked on:
Gavin hadn't seen technical drawings like this before (I don't think!) and was fascinated.
Next, playing Hangman with Erin:
And then the silliness started. Gavin, Erin, and Erin's dad Dennis got their hair as static-y as possible:
It was a fun afternoon!