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Old 03-18-2011, 02:11 PM
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I was driving with the kids last monday night and a little house still had their outside decoration up and lit! was a nice treat.

Wow, I wish somewhere around here did too. We got rid of the tree. But I broke off a branch and it still smelled really nice.
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Wow, I wish somewhere around here did too. We got rid of the tree. But I broke off a branch and it still smelled really nice.
I guess by this time of year, despite loving Christmas as I truly do, I think it's way past time to put the decor to rest. That way, come November, it is sooooooo special to bring it out again- to go get the fresh tree, or haul out your artificial and deck the halls.
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Now that the ground is thawed I can get the trees out of the ground and the lights and garland off the house. Hmmm, Easter lights maybe?
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, Easter lights maybe?
Now there's a thought
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I passed a house this weekend that still had Christmas wreaths up on several windows and their front door. Another house a couple blocks from us still has their icicle lights up and on.
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I got all the snowman stuff put away a couple of weeks ago but I keep forgetting to take off the "Let It Snow" door mat off the front porch! I'm off work tomorrow, so maybe I'll remember...
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I just took down my icicle lights from the garage yesterday afternoon. But I have a ceramic Santa, Frosty & Reindeer plaque over my computer that I leave up all year.
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You are not alone Brad. I also have 2 Mickey snowglobes sitting on top of D/Ds piano.
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Originally Posted by whitney37354 View Post
I got all the snowman stuff put away a couple of weeks ago but I keep forgetting to take off the "Let It Snow" door mat off the front porch! I'm off work tomorrow, so maybe I'll remember...
Got that taken care of, now bring on Easter!
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I still have 3 Santas hanging around, unfortunately Ophelia the cat decided she liked his beard and ripped it off of one of the Santas.
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