I've always liked that song, and I've always liked preparing for Christmas - the decorating, the baking, not so much the shopping, but going to Christmas shops, a few gatherings with friends.
The tree is up now, in fact both trees are up. The last decorating thing I did on Sunday was make arrangements of fresh greens for the house.
The big tree, the memory and collection tree, above, and the travel tree, below.More Santas in the living room.
The dining room
In the front entry.
The family room, where the Santa collection and the big tree live.
In the kitchen.
In the powder room.
We'll talk about the trip to the dentist and the cardiologist later.