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Tag: Christmas

  • Merry Christmas!

    Merry Christmas!

    Merry Christmas from our family to you and yours!

  • Christmas Tree, 2020 edition

    Christmas Tree, 2020 edition

    As is our tradition, we headed off into the hills to cut down our Christmas tree. The farm we’ve gone to the last few years is closed to U-cut this year, so we tried a different farm. After tramping through acres of too-short trees, we took a look at the trees they’d already cut. So…

  • A decorated tree

    A decorated tree

    After getting the tree home yesterday, we washed it, shook it, and left it outside to dry. Then we put it in a stand in a different corner of the room than usual. Lights, ribbons, candy canes, and an angel later, we paused to take it all in. Mmm… It’s a little taller than we’d…

  • Merry Christmas

    Merry Christmas

    After a morning of “opening” stockings and relaxing, we took Gilly and Ollie to Liberty Park for a walk in the snow. Merry Christmas to you and yours!

  • Christmas Tree 2015

    Christmas Tree 2015

    Ginger ponders the presence of a Christmas tree in the house.

  • Fetching the Christmas Tree 2015

    Fetching the Christmas Tree 2015

    The first weekend after Thanksgiving Day is our traditional time to fetch our Christmas tree. Any earlier invades Thanksgiving; any later gives up valuable days we can confuse the pets with a tree in the house. ;-) After inspecting the entire tree farm and much discussion, we found our tree, cut it down, tied it…

  • Xmas Tree

    Xmas Tree

    Merry Christmas Eve!

  • Merry Christmas

    Merry Christmas! May we all experience a little heaven on Earth!

  • Zoo Lights

    Zoo Lights

    Our whole family went to Zoo Lights tonight. Although it didn’t really rain on us, an intermittent mist kept the ground wet and reflective.