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Saturday, December 24, 2016

Merry Christmas!

Our Christmas Tree!

It's been in our home for about two weeks now and still smells wonderful! Sometimes I toy with the idea of an artificial tree (since it's convenient and doesn't need to be watered)... but, each year we head out into the cold and drive from tree lot to tree lot (this year was 4 lots) to find the "perfect" tree... and once the fresh cut is made (thanks to my hubby) and the tree is standing in the warmth of our home (a team effort)... the aroma is just soooooo PEACEFUL! There's no other way to describe it... a deep breath of Christmas evergreens just simply calms every nerve... and makes all the efforts worth it! :-)

So... after 600 lights... a few boxes of vintage shiny brites... a smattering of Hallmark car and radio ornaments... a single german glass sewing machine ornament and a beaded snowflake or two... this 5 ft fir is the centerpiece of our home this Christmas Season!!!

Wishing everyone a very Blessed and Merry Christmas!!!

Until next time... stay healthy & keep on smiling!

~Sharon

8 comments:

  1. The tree looks wonderful and there is nothing like the smell of fresh pine.
    I hope you have a wonderful Christmas.

    Debbie

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  2. Beautiful tree! Have a very Merry Christmas!!

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  3. Beautiful Sharon.
    Merry, merry Christmas. May it be the best ever!
    Hugs :)
    Lauren

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  4. What a gorgeous tree, Sharon!! Merry Christmas!!! Have you made your list of must-do's for the new year? We must compare...~grin~. xo

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  5. Merry Christmas, Sharon! It's a beautiful tree. Christmas blessings to you and your radio man. Lori

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  6. Lovely!
    Hope you had a wonderful day!

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  7. Merry (belated) Christmas! Your tree is so pretty, and you describe it so well that I can almost smell it here in Ohio!

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