The fall decorations are back in the attic. The pumpkins are tossed into the woods.
The lights have been pulled out.
The tree is filled with glory. We like to get it up as soon as possible. How about you?
We're early birds. We usually choose-n-cut in the NC mountains over the Thanksgiving weekend; haul it home, and have it glowing by Tuesday. This year, because of the way the calendar landed Thanksgiving, we had it up before December!
Here are a few highlights from our Thanksgiving weekend:
I overcame my unfortunate event from the last time we were in the mountains and got back on the horse. Literally.
My mom and I have to remind the men that tree shopping is an EVENT. It's more about the experience
and the photo op than the finished product. After all, it's hard to find an ugly tree in Ashe County.
I realized that this will probably be our last Christmas before a couple of my kids pass me up in height. Wow. They sure grow up fast!
Here's what I want to know:
Do you do a live or artificial tree?
When do you decorate your tree?