Our Christmas Tree

We put up our Christmas tree last night.

I’ve always preferred real trees. Other than the fact that they look better, I’m not really sure why I like them so much better than fake trees.

I remember the first time my mom suggested we use my grandma’s old fake tree instead of getting a real one. I was in high school. My mom said she wouldn’t be buying a tree that year and if we (me and my siblings) really wanted one we would have to go get one ourselves.

I’m sure when she said we would have to get one ourselves she meant we should go to the tree farm. But we lived in the country on 10 acres, so Continue reading “Our Christmas Tree”