I'm getting the Christmas bug. I've loved fall---it's the most beautiful fall I remember ever experiencing in the panhandle of Texas. The colors are still vibrant on some of the trees. But I'm ready. I'm ready for the cold weather, a fire in the fireplace, Christmas lights--all of it! But with the cough Andy's had these past 3 weeks, this photo above may be the best I get this year. Oh sure...I'll put the Christmas tree up, but I have a feeling the rest may not make it up. Of course, every year he says it's not going to happen, but then the neighbors all start putting their lights up and the pressure's on. He can't stand that. OH! And the other thing I have going in my favor is that he bought all new lights after Christmas last year. Maybe he'll want to try them all out!
We could always do this: