Santa Claus has been responsive to us in the past (remember the year of the pogo stick?), so the boys are optimistic about their letters this year. And I have to say, with such reasonable (and relatively old-school!) requests, I think Santa will respond favorably:
First, Eli’s. We do not have a dog, but he takes good care of all his stuffies, and feels the dogs need their own bowls:
Then Ben’s letter, using his new paper-engineering and cursive-writing skills:
We’ll set out our plate of cookies & carrots tomorrow night and hope for the best! Merry Christmast to you and yours.