|It's fake, yes. And yet..... its branches are so lovely.|
When it came to putting up the tree a week ago, I stood looking at all 7 /12' of it and sighed a resigned, tired sigh. I knew I would be the one pulling most of the decorations off in just a few short weeks. It all just looked like more work to me.
So this year, we went minimal bling, maximum lights. And whaddaya know?
It. WORKS! Like, really, reeeeally well.
|A few choice obligatory kinder-made decorations, |
some Santa's, maybe a sparkly silver snowflake or ten...
|This year we gave Lolly a sparkly glittery fairy with butterfly wings|
(I give her a new ornament each year, she has 6 now!)
Less time to put up means far less time to take down. A few favourite decorations here, a few choice strings of beads there, add a shit-tonne of fairy lights and...
|Voilé! Tree is done and delightful.|
Now this time is really the last Christmas post! Have a lovely one, everyone xxoo