Last year, the Sunday right after Thanksgiving I put up the Christmas tree with just the lights. I had intended to finish it after work but each week night I was too tired to do it. I get home after 7 PM and generally want to eat and relax. So the tree went a week… Read more Christmas Tree Time!
It’s Christmas Eve and we’re are prepared for the big day. This year we’ve all enjoyed a nice and quiet holiday season. Some years we do the last-minute shopping spree, but not this time. Our good planning worked and we’re all set. Just to make sure that all is right in the world, we headed… Read more Polish Town run successful!
I put the tree up last week but only today did the family put on the bulbs and tinsel. This year we could not find the glass spire for the star so we used one that we had that lights up. It looks good and I’m very satisfied with it.
We used the old tree; no one really liked the 2007 tree. Last year’s tree was pre-lit and many of the lights went out. This one has about 20 strings of lights on it! When it gets cold it can heat up as room 🙂 I put up the branches and the lights. Mom and… Read more The Christmas tree is up
Last night Lily and I left work early to catch the 5:22 PM train. The plan was to go to Toys R Us and pick up toys for all the kids we know. It went well except we got charged twice for one of the items. Lily always checks the receipts before we leave the… Read more Late Christmas shopping
Here is a picture of the 2007 Christmas tree just completed today. This year we purchased a new tree. It’s pre-lit and we added LED lights to add color. It’s also 9 feet tall and narrow at the base so it looks different from the one we had for years. We all think it looks… Read more 2007 Christmas tree
It’s that time of year again!
The kids love the Christmas decorations. Just like last year, my parents put up the lights in the windows and on the outside. The decorations are up right now and t…