01 August 2012

gee, do they still make wooden christmas trees??

i knew back in june that i wanted to have a christmas in july.

and gift-wise, i definitely had one!

but what's christmas without a tree?  i wanted one really badly, and i wanted it to be as good as our december tree.



remember godric??  oh, he was a glorious old tree!!  i loved him so much, i kept him longer than i probably should have.  he was so dry and parched by mid-january, and when i took him down, he went out with a fight.  a sharp, prickly fight.

but what to do for a july tree?

well, jon and i built one.

sort of... i was bossy and told jon what i wanted, and then he did the fancy computer stuff i don't know about.  so really, he built it.  i just helped stain it and assemble it at the very end.








not bad, eh??  i'm totally in love with it, it's our own little charlie brown tree!!

merry christmas-in-july to you all!

(the cb tree stayed up until christmas.)

4 comments:

  1. I LOVE it! It is so pretty! Good job, Jon!!! Can't wait to see you guys!

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  2. Wow, that is an awesome tree...I didn't know Jon Bob could build trees....I knew about airplanes, but trees? I need to read your blog more often, I learn all kinds of things.
    Mom....(Jon's Mom that is:)

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    1. he could build one for you, he was saying that you'd probably like one!

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