|I will have to say we enjoyed the white twinkle lights on the|
side lights. The lights were even prettier from inside the house.
I applied them with very thin and short pieces of clear packing tape.
|Canyon is not the only one with an imagination in the family! It took|
quite an imagination for my sister to come up with the latest creation atop
Clint's head! A cap with an instant "bad hair day" built right in it!
|Love my old vintage ornamaments |
|It was so good to sit down on Christmas morning and enjoy a piece|
of my sister's apple sauce cake with coffee. Thank you, Patti, for giving us this
cake. It is delicious!
|More favorite old ornaments on our living room tree|
|Some of my old Gurley candles, notice the bent steeple on the little church.|
These survived the hot heat in the moving van when we moved. These
little candles were sold in dime stores many years ago. Somewhere I have some
shaped like lamp posts.
|This year we had no decorations outside our house.|
I came up with the idea of doing "window displays" as
a form of decoration. I always loved the old department
store window displays.
|A small tree grouping on our buffet as part of the|
dining room "window display".
|We kept Canyon on the 23rd, most of the day. Canyon has expressed an interest|
in chess and Clint was enjoying this first lesson. Clint has been playing chess
on his new phone and wants to get back to playing it on a real board with
|Such an amazing smoke pattern from some burning incense|
|Tracy with another one of Patti's creations ...|
|Lucinda with Patti's version of a Neapolition ice cream cap!|
|Our Tennessee mantel is so similar to our former Texas mantel|
|Detail from our mantle ...|
|Leave it to Clint to give a new meaning to the term |
BLOOD SHOT EYES !
About those red eyes, my sister brought these Rudolph Red Noses that lit up and blinked. We got creative with them and used them not only for noses but for eyes! They were not blinking in unison so I had to make several pictures to get them both lit at the same time. (No, not Clint, only the eyes) ;~D