Later I was cracking open mac nuts with the special vice/cracker Sis has. Brother started collecting the shell halves and very soon had created, along with his daughter, ornaments for the "tree".
Mary, Joseph, and the baby Jesus
The Wisemen and their gifts
Angels, bearing good tidings of great joy
Animals in the stable
Baby Jesus in the manger
Shepherds, watching their flocks by night
Another angel, praising God and saying, "Glory to God in the Highest"
a sheep and a shepherd