Sunday, December 18, 2005

Decorating the tree

I read Lisa's blog about what she accomplished yesterday and the goals she has set for just the next week. Makes me feel like a lazy slug. Here's what I did yesterday: went grocery shopping, read email, baked a batch of cookies, read email, ate lunch, took a short nap, read email, went to the grocery store again to get some stuff for dinner because we're decorating the tree and the kids and grandkids are coming over, read email, ate dinner, baked another batch of cookies, decorated the tree, read email, went to bed. I think I need a plan.

So anyhow, this year the grandkids did the tree decorations. Here is the tree:



There are lights on it but it's too bright to see them. Notice the distribution of the ornaments, this is what you get when the decorators are all under 3 feet tall.



And none of this 'one ornament to a branch' rule. More is better, obviously. I laugh everytime I walk by the tree.

4 comments:

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Gerrie said...

This brought back such good memories of when I used to let my kids dcorated the tree!! I think you were very prolific yesterday.

Lisa Call said...

Yes but you made cookies - and really - that tops just about everything else. Yum yum.

Way cool tree - I hope you leave it like this!

jenclair said...

Love your tree! I can see why you smile every time you pass by...it is so charming, so childlike, so perfect.