We have spent the past couple of days decorating our home for the festive season, which has been a lot of fun. I have decorated a little more than in previous years, but both the kids and I are loving it! Christmas comes but once a year after all.. so why not!
Each year on Dec 1'st we start by putting up our Christmas tree, I decided to buy a new tree this year as I happened to be in Target on Wednesday and they had 40% off all tree's and ornaments. I did love our old tree, but I have always wanted a fir style tree (the ones with the bottle brush branches) so I decided to buy one at the right price! We have a tradition when putting up our tree that we have a full roast dinner, play Christmas carols and afterwards the kids watch a Christmas movie.
Iv also decorated doorways, the mantel, the bookshelf and many other areas of our home this year, love wherever we go, we are reminded that it is Christmas! I particularly love this metal sign that I purchased from Bed Bath N Table this year to put up in our entry.
I got the idea to put the greenery and baubles at the Christmas Shop in the Sunshine Coast Hinterland.
Loving this cute little bird from Bunnings for only $4
Added a little bit of Christmas to our table centrepiece.
I don't believe my decorating is finished as yet and hubby is going to start on putting up our Christmas lights outside this afternoon. Tomorrow I am going to post about our homemade Christmas crackers..