The tree is up!
And isn't that what really signals the beginning of the insanity?
My Minions and Hub were good as gold, festooning the house with precision and care.
Thom was in charge of ornament placement.
For those of you have missed it, my middle child, the computer game designing
Dean's List math whiz, has autism and OCD.
I like to use these to my advantage.
While decorating, he periodically turned and asked,
"Mom, are the colors varied enough?"
The spacing is perfect, let me tell you!
We set the whole thing in a Crate and Barrel basket to contain the mess
and allow for easy wheelchair traffic.
Simple tulle was tucked around the base in ocean colors
instead of a skirt.
...some beings saw this as an invitation...
So now that we have that done, shall we get busy with the real goodies?