The flyleaf of the notebook went a little something like this: "Draw me more cartoons. Also, your mother says she wants her necklace back. Merry Christmas."
If that doesn't scream holiday spirit, then I don't know what does.
For my gift giving efforts, I was rewarded with this, which I'd like to pass along to you, and dedicate especially to sassymonkey and Leslie who came up with the idea in the first place. Except for the necklace and the full-size loaf of cinnamon swirl bread, which were mine. Of course.
This time last year: The Wednesday Bookshelf: Bear In Underwear And The Night Kitchen