Deck the Hall’s @the Kent castle!

This weekend we cleaned the house took down all things fall/thanksgiving and began gearing up for Christmas.. As with everyone I know pulling out the totes and totes of christmas stuff is a bit of joy all in itself! So we began…

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After all the totes were pulled out and the santa hats were found.. we headed off for our annual tradition of ‘going on a tree hunt’ – (this is year 8!!)

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Lydias first trip!

going on a tree hunt!

going on a tree hunt!

Aunt Heathers first time cutting down the tree.. she picked hers out RIGHT away!

Aunt Heathers first time cutting down the tree.. she picked hers out RIGHT away!

WE found it!

WE found it!

our babies

our babies

#5's trip!

#5’s trip!

love this shot...

love this shot…

big brothers cut

big brothers cut

2nd brothers turn

2nd brothers turn

you know sis has got to try!

you know sis has got to try!

The tree lot we go to has santa .. :)

The tree lot we go to has santa .. 🙂

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tradition.. Each child has a box.. and in it goes their ornaments.. (they get one a year that describes them that year) They were sooo thrilled to open and explore.. then they each put theirs on the tree. IT was so cute to see Selah’s all in one spot on the bottom of the tree:)

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lights first!

trimming the tree

trimming the tree

 

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cherished moments

all finished and so very beautiful!

all finished and so very beautiful!

So that is just a peek into our weekend!! Now to begin our count down to Christmas and #5’s arrival! Love this season and all the joy it brings!!
~Jessica

 

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