It's Muffin Tin Monday!
Butterfly loved our first snowfall so much and our new white Christmas tree that she wanted an all white muffin tin lunch!
We had a special evening last month, family tickets to the Nutcracker Ballet!! This is Butterfly's favourite ballet, she knows the story off by heart! She always dresses up like Clara in the story and acts her out :)
So I decided to get some Nutcracker activities together to do on the days before the show.
We bought a plain wooden nutcracker from the Michael's craft store and Butterfly enjoyed painting that. We also read all The Nutcracker story books that we had.
We printed out some great Nutcracker activities and colouring pages from online,
and YouTubed Nutcracker Ballet to watch some ballet scenes of the story.
Here's Butterfly all dressed up for the show for photos by the white Christmas tree. She is holding a brand new Nutcracker that her Mommy and Daddy gifted her for her special night! :)
We had Fabulous seats!! SECOND Row from the Stage!!!
Butterfly even got to see the Orchestra, we were that close!
Butterfly liked looking back at all the balconies in the theatre.
It was such a beautiful show! Butterfly wants to be a ballerina even more after watching the show!! What a special Christmas event for our family! I kept the original tickets and program book for her Calendar and Memory Box :)
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