I know you're supposed to wait until the 1st of December to put up the Christmas Tree.But my husband has been
And decorating the tree is one of my favouritest things in the whole world to do.
Last year it was so much fun with the kids because they were both big enough to properly help.
They didn't do it quite like I do...yes I did do some surrepticious rearranging...but it was gorgeous when we finished. Well, we thought so.
Each year I have a theme. Last year it was 'throw every goddamn ornament we have on the tree'.
You can read all about that here.
This year I'm going to put a photo of our tree on here again.
and I love to see other Christmas trees so I had the
I can't wait to see all the pretty trees.
This year my theme is 'Red, Green & Gold'...yep, all traditional like.
And I'm aiming for a lot of handmade, so I'll be adding to it and updating the photo as I go.
When I told the kids what our theme would be this morning, Miss 3 was most upset that she wouldn't be able to put her pink heart on the tree. And my six year old boy complained loudly about having no black or orange decorations (his favourite colours at the moment).
So I had another
I have a tiny tree from my teacher days that I used to use in the classroom.
Little ones are so cheap, I'm getting another one.
I can't wait to see what they do with them.
Now, to find black and orange tree decorations.....
The kids were so busy decorating their own trees (yes, I did help...can't help myself), I pretty much had free rein with the 'big' tree....YAY!
This is very good news for a Christmas Tree pedant...like *ahem* me!
May I present my three year old daughter's tree...
and my six year old son's tree...