• Is it ok not to have a Christmas tree?

    Do you need a tree in your home to enjoy the Christmas spirit? What if you have children– will they miss out on the fun?


    My childhood memories of Christmas are of a real pine tree. I remember the scent, the needles on the carpet, and the tips that would circulate as to how to keep it looking its best until the 25th. The trek to purchase the tree from a special farm marked the start of the season.  Continue reading