Eighteen: tree

Courtesy of Barbara Piancastelli

Putting up a Christmas tree – one man’s visual atrocity is another man’s aesthetic treasure. Whether you have a real one or  fake one, use flashing lights or simple decorations…feeling festive is all about the process. Having a full set of working lights, not breaking a single decoration and being able to reach the top for your angel or star are all parts of that annual sense of achievement. Here’s the photo documentation of mine this year:

In case you were wondering – it’s a six foot Norwegian Spruce. Glad we’ve got that one cleared up.