Claire asked for only one thing from Santa--a nutcracker, and for a month she did not waver from this request. She got her nutcracker, and it hasn't left her side. We don't really know why she wanted a nutcracker, but this was truly a perfect gift for her.
His name, at first, was Nut. Now it's Dylan.
This picture was taken when we arrived home on Christmas Day. She was asleep in the back of the car.