Merry Christmas, friends! I hope you all had a fantastic day yesterday. TK and I definitely had a wonderful day full of friends, family, food and gifts (I really wanted to carry that alliteration out but oh well!)
As our first Christmas as a married couple we felt this one was pretty special. Like many newlyweds we didn’t have a ton of decorations (or a place big enough to decorate) but we did have a Charlie Brown tree.
In the past few weeks I’ve been telling people we had a Charlie Brown tree and I don’t think they always understood me. No, it wasn’t a sad tree from the Christmas tree farm. It was a legit Charlie Brown tree.
Our tree with all the gifts underneath.
One of our First Christmas ornaments.
“I never thought it was such a bad little tree. It’s not bad at all, really. Maybe it just needs a little love.”
Merry Christmas, everyone! I’m still not a fan of the cold weather but I am loving this Christmas music, decorations and the feeling of being on the hunt for the perfect gift for friends and family. Yay!
Dad working on an ornament.
Speaking of decorations and gifts, I want to introduce you to my dad, Frank. He is one of the most special people in my life and he really shines this time of year. One of his hobbies is making gifts, furniture, etc. out of wood, and at Christmastime he likes to make ornaments. They are beautiful, and this year he’s going to be selling them.