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"God gives us dreams a size too big so that we can grow into them."

Saturday, November 29, 2008

Trimming the Tree


I have been waiting for a YEAR for this.  Last year because we were in a new house I wanted so badly to buy a new CHRISTmas tree but I knew if I waited I would be able to get one for 75% off after CHRISTmas so that is what I decided to do.  I wanted a tall skinny tree for the dining room and I found the perfect one (for 75% off :) ) and had to wait until this year to put it up.

I wanted to have two trees.  One formal, nice looking one in the dining room and one hodge podge one in the family room for all of our ornaments I love but just don't go together :)  So that is what we have and yesterday we put them both up.

Bobbie and Dave wanted to go to the movies with some friends so David came over to play last night and the "re-arranging" of my nice tree began :)









6 comments:

Vicki Aeschliman said...

we put up our tree also yesterday. Caleb even has one in his room.

Leah Wentzel said...

wow-is Grandma Vicki turning into a Christmas Decor lover? :)

Rebekah said...

Your tree is beautiful! I had the same experience this year because I bought a new tree for downstairs (at a garage sale) and I couldn't wait to put it up! This is the best time of year everthing looks so pretty!

gram said...

i LOVE YOUR NEW HEADER PICTURE OF Kobe. It is such a great picture and you captured some great picture of the kids with your tree.

Shelly Marie said...

I love you tree!!! =) We just finish decorating our tree!! Jason mad the outside looks so cute!! =) I will post pic of those soon!!

Alyssa said...

I love your new header picture:). Very cute! I am just so behind on my blog posts right now. We have been busy enjoying each other this long weekend:).
I love your tree! Beautiful!
We can't wait to see you guys soon. Kendra is so excited to play with Kobe and Brook!
Love you!