As for my part of her gift... felt food. There is a little disappointment. I am not going to get EVERYTHING made that I wanted to make. But she doesn't NEED everything that I wanted to make. She can do quite a lot with:
Then there are the yummy dessert options: white & chocolate cupcakes, petit forts, sugar cookies, & popsicles.
We celebrate with my family Christmas Eve, since Eric's family has Christmas Day. So, tonight Mercy was delighted by her very own set of pots and pans from Grandma & Grandpa (aka Papa) Cook. Her kitchen is already better stocked than my kitchen was before I married Eric (who was the only single guy I knew who wasn't a chef but had a kitchen torch used to make creme brulee.)
This project has been truly addicting!