SOME people just can't wait until the cookies are decorated to begin munching on them.
And she's not even one bit sorry. Is she?
Gabers is guarding the rest of them...and hoping to grab a sweet reward, when no one is looking.
There's Matthew making sure to get the optimum number of cookies out of the dough.
Cookie Day always runs more smoothly when Grandma's here to help.
(You know, help tame the chaos.)
Everyone's getting down to business.
The little pearly decorations were a pretty addition this year.
Marianna spent a lot of time and even more frosting on that one particular cookie.
Twin gingerbread guys.
And a lovely Santa's boot.
Marianna's singing the Grinch song.
(Gotta make a grumpy face when singing that one.)
After an all day cookie-eating binge...these were the survivors!