negotiating with the hostiles one sippy cup at a time
It's classic! The poor girls, the fear on their faces. Maybe next year won't be so bad!!!
Ahh.... deep sigh. You are a brave soul! It has to be scary for a little one- strange man, bearded, 'go sit on his lap'- if it wasn't santa it'd be kinda creepy- and scary for little ones! Poor girls! It'll get easier year by year!
Exhibit A: Why I don't even bother! :-)