austin_dern (austin_dern) wrote,
austin_dern
austin_dern

Later we'll have some pumpkin pie and we'll do some caroling

Oh yeah, I never gave you looks into our own Christmas trees for the 2019-20 season. Have a few pictures, please.

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Our downstairs tree, the larger and the one we have to move a bookshelf for.


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The angel-bunny tree topper. Also one of the glass candy canes that we got at ... I want to say Santa's Workshop in Colorado, but I bet I'm wrong.


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Some of the ornaments commemorating poor Columbo, whom we knew too short a while. Notice the wood-cut ornament has a carrot-themed ribbon bunny_hugger got to decorate March Hare Madness pinball trophies.


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The downstairs tree illuminated only by its own decorations. The bright cyan pieces are Hallmark Keepsake ornaments themed to amusement park rides and that play a song together.


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Our stairwell and the front door, illuminated also.


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And here's the upstairs tree. This is always a smaller one but that doesn't mean it's not adorable too.


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The nook into which the tree fits. The door there leads to the attic so we try to not need the attic for December.


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Close look at some of the decorations of the upstairs tree.


Trivia: In January 1824 Michael Faraday was elected Fellow of the Royal Society, with one dissenting vote. Source: Faraday, Maxwell, and the Electromagnetic Field:How Two Men Revolutionized Physics, Nancy Forbes, Basil Mahon.

Currently Reading: Cities and the Sea: Port City Planning in Early Modern Europe, Josef W Konvitz. I ... think I'm not going to get useful advice for playing SimCity 2000 out of this.

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