Thoughts as I put away the Christmas decorations

I can do this! I shall gather it all and put it all away before Maura gets home! Hmm…I should probably get the stuff from outside, but it’s wet and squishy out there…I can put that off, right? Wow, okay, so I have a thing for Christmas trees. Dogs, seriously, I wouldn’t be tripping over…

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The Christmas Eve I woke up and thought I’d lost my mind

My mother is an artist who loves to decorate her home.  Our house has always been fabulous, and often times creatively so due to budget constraints.  She made sheets into curtains, and curtains into cute outfits (not the same curtains mind you.)  She was painting the insides of built in shelves different colors long before Pinterest…

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