BooMama’s Tour of Homes™ Christmas Edition is well under way, and I’m not ready for it. Maybe in the next day or two, or perhaps later tonight, I will have a few photos to post. That is if my cheap digital camera will work.
Unlike this family from my hometown, I’m not big on stringing lights “all over the where” as my brother used to say.
Their display grew so large (3 million lights, Barb) that neighbors started to complain. They now have 32 displays all over Arkansas, one at Graceland, and one at Disney World. Needless to say, I won’t be keeping up with the Osbornes this year. Or . . . um . . . ever.
I’ve been known to wait until just a few days before Christmas to catch the excitement. Call me a late bloomer, a blooming idiot, or Scrooge even. I know. Bah Humbug.
I have, however, already managed to get most of my shopping done. In only 3 days. Yay me! My first actual purchase was the gift for my best friend and ex-wife-in-law. Y’all, she will be so surprised! I wish I could tell you what it is, but she reads my blog, so I’m not even going to give hints. And yesterday, my beloved helped me pick out gifts for my nieces and nephew and my brothers-in-law. Now he’s cleaning the kitchen while I’m blogging about it. I love that man.
We decided not to to have a real tree this year, but the little pre-lit table-top tree I got for Lindsey’s room last year will do fine. I just have to find some ornaments for it. So, if you’ll excuse me, I’m going to get busy.
Come back later, and I’ll show you around.