Kim and I decided to get our trees early this year, so we went to our favourite place, Fiesta Farms last Saturday. We each bought a Fraser Fir - mine is about 6 feet, Kim's is about 7 feet.
Here's the before - the photo's not that great, not sure why. Did I forget the flash? Hmmm...
And then, after I did the lights twice (had to go and get more lights) and about 4 hours of pulling pretty decorations from boxes, here it is - again with the not so great photo:
You can still see the boxes in the background. I really need to organize the ornaments this year. Anyway, there are 900 mini white lights on the tree, and a gazillion glass ornaments.
After a few weeks there will be less than a gazillion ornaments, as the cats have their way with the bottom of the tree. They always manage to smash a few, or Daisy does with her tail.
Still, it's mighty pretty, and worth the effort I think.
On now to step 2: get the presents organized!