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Yep, That Was Me....

December 26th, 2007 at 12:24 pm

playing video games. On Christmas. DS and DIL and DGD wanted to visit with us on Christmas Day. However, they had to travel from DIL's relatives. So, we suggested that we come to their home and wait for them. We borrowed DD's little house (in the same town) because she was visiting a friend who just had a baby a couple of days before and settled in on Christmas Eve. We brought all our gifts to each other, turned on DD's Christmas tree and ate goodies we brought with us. Then, Hubby suggested playing a game that he'd played with DD before. Now, I am terrible at video games. I never got out of the dungeon in the original Mario Brothers. I couldn't keep on the road in Mario Kart. And I got walloped every time in Dr. Mario. That was the limit to my game experience.

This game looked kinda fun. It was one of those Star Wars ones. Where you have to work together. We called DD to find out how to turn their system on with the remotes they had (this didn't bode well) and how to not die every time we tried to play. So, off we went into adventureland. I actually had a blast. I accidently shot my Hubby so many times, he would whack my character upside the head. We laughed liked crazy. And now I can see how addicting it is. We played for a couple of hours on Christmas Eve. And after eating breakfast and unwrapping presents, we found out that DS and family were going to be a couple of hours later coming in. So, we played some more. I was beginning to figure it out. I was having fun. And I actually moved up a couple of levels.

We put everything back in its place. Washed the dishes. Took out our trash. Visited with DS and family and returned home. All in all, it was an unusual Christmas, but I loved it....

5 Responses to “Yep, That Was Me....”

  1. boomeyers Says:

    How wonderful!! Smile Sounds like you two had some quality time together, no matter what you are doing! Way to go video wizard(ress)!!

  2. Amber Says:

    Glad you had a great time, I too am terrible at video games

  3. Broken Arrow Says:

    Sounds like Lego Star Wars. It's a great series!

  4. JanH Says:

    Yes, BA, it is the Legos one. So very cute and lots of fun. Shhhh....we got the bigger series for DD for Christmas. She'll open it when we see her next. I'm now looking forward to playing it, too...maybe I'll get better at this game thing.

  5. sagegirl Says:

    My four year old can play Lego Star Wars on Play station--he and his daddy love it--it is his fav game. Best $20 we spent on a toy!

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