Saturday, December 17, 2011
Christmas tree is up!
With the help of the 12-year old and her friends, our Christmas tree is up, a week before Christmas. In the traditional place -- in front of the window. It's always the main and usually the only house decoration people can see from the road. It's too difficult to put lights on a 17th century stone building, so we don't bother.
(the tree in this illustration isn't ours. It's a generic one borrowed from the internet.)
On the other hand, we could have put up a tree like this one (below), considering all the books we have in our house:
Labels: Christmas Tree, kids decorating, What -- Christmas is only a week away -- you gotta be kidding