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{traditions} part 2

My tradition with Sean for Christmas, is that each year I buy him an ornament. 

Not just any ornament.

It has a little bit of history.

They are beautiful.

Unlike any other ornament on our tree.

And because he's a history buff, he loves them.

They are the White House ornaments from the White House Historical Association.



This was last years and might just be one of my favorites yet!

The way that I heard about them was when my aunt & uncle got married in D.C., their gift to their out-of-town-guests was a goody bag full of things and this ornament:




Isn't it just so pretty?

When you see them in person, with all the detail, you too will love them!

Comments

lisa said…
I lived in D.C. for 10 years and was a nanny there- I started collecting them from a girlfriend there who worked on Capitol Hill and gave them to me every year for the last 20 years....They are some of my most favorite ornaments! And I so agree with you- last year was the most beautiful I think!! :)

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