Originally Posted by Donnaml
Bev, I don't blame you. I am usually a scrooge too. The only reason I do put up a tree is for the reasons above. If I had my way, we wouldn't have one. Well, maybe a tiny one. Ours is soooooooo huge it's a pain to put up. It's beautiful when done but I too hate taking it down. So......I don't blame you.
I hope you have family to go to tho on Christmas.
I have five kids that trade off hosting holidays and we all bring food. When I was young I took classes for candy making, you know, the fancy stuff. Then when the girls got older I taught them. Now they do it all and I don't have too.