O' Christmas Tree!
The sweetest part about it was that Auntie Mel was visiting when we cut it down so her and Z got to be in on the moment. My friend Karyn and her kids were also here. It was a definite family affair (I consider the Hartley's like family since I've known Karyn since I was a wee one!).
We learned a few things...Pruning of Christmas trees is usually done in July. There's a reason for that (as evidenced by the dripping sap on our floor). And we should have been pruning a little each year, as to shape the tree into the "normal" Christmas tree shape (o;
|How many kids does it take to screw on the base?!|
And the somewhat funky branches, I think give it a fun little flair (o;
|It feels like just yesterday I was taking a picture of William like this (o;|
|The ONE pic I got where everyone was looking and no one was crying or whining (o;|