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Merry Thanksgiving...

I don't know what happens, but after Halloween, my mind automatically jumps over Thanksgiving and onto Christmas.  Don't get me wrong, I love celebrating Thanksgiving and I love having everyone in my house and I love the food... But part of my wishes that Christmas decorations were appropriate for Thanksgiving.  Seriously, what's wrong with that?? 

Would it be wrong to have a turkey on the table and our Christmas tree in the living room? 

In my husbands words... "What are you trying to do?  Ruin everything?  Thanksgiving in my favorite holiday.  We don't just skip over it!!!" Or something like that...

So for now, I'll just drool over some internet images that make me happy...

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As I have already joked with some of my friends, neighbors and family that I will be putting my Winter Wonderland tickets on sale in the next few days.  I'm getting antsy about having it up and ready for guests.  I think in 2008, when the linked post was done, that was the year that I did it all and no one came over.  Since then, I've made an effort to invite people over... The most responsive is my neighborhood posey of ladies that enjoy wine... This year will be nice to have our house to ourselves for Thanksgiving and again for Christmas.  Should be a fun in to an interesting year...

Merry Thanksgiving and Happy Christmas!

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Wendy said…
I am getting more and more into Christmas. I'm excited to decorate this year. As we were putting our Halloween decorations in the attic I moved all of our Christmas stuff to the front so it'll be easy to get down. I know what you mean about Thanksgiving - it's easy to skip over it. Especially now when there are already holiday shopping commercials on the TV!

I love the tabletop trees you have here and the stark red and white decorations. I went with a bit of a red and white theme last year and I think I'm going to do it again this year.

I'm also determined to make myself a wreath this year! I never got around to it in 2009. I really want to make a gumdrop wreath!
I just love image # 2!!! And I just might do image #3 on our windows since you won't be able to see our tree through a window ( :( ). Also I think it's your site that I saw the gumdrop wreath that I am dying to make! :) We decorate our tree on Thanksgivng or the day after if we are on trukey overdose! :) LOL!

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