Why have I not been writing? Really, I’m not quite sure where time has gone. I wish I could say I have had something really exciting taking up all my time, but sadly no. I have no fabulous excuse. Unless you think reading about the four blood moons coming up between 2014-2015, decorating for Christmas, baking cookies, and catching up on ‘The Middle’ and ‘Grey’s Anatyomy’ is more exciting than blogging. I have thought about blogging if that means anything to you guys… are you even still there? Have I lost everyone by now? Well poop.
I had great plans to do a fantastic Christmas blog where I reflected on past Christmases with my quirky family (Family says: Hey we aren’t quirky, we are normal!), and give you a couple of my favorite cookie recipes, and shared some of my favorite Christmas songs, and I flopped big time.
I’ll try to make up. Here is some much belated Christmas cheer.
I went out to our favorite tree farm with the family and picked out my tree. Mr. Green, who is pretty much the greatest dad, cut it down, put it in the stand and hauled it up my apartment stairs for me. Here it is in all it’s glory:
I decided to hang all my kid ornaments, the ones Crazy Lady bought each Christmas for us. Once I graduated she bequeathed them all to me, minus my first, and I feel guilty if I don’t find places for them on the tree. Here are a few: