Today we finally decorated our big pine tree. Ryan kept hauling out box after box of ornaments. I did well at after Christmas clearance shopping at Target last year. Somehow the branches of our tree are really slippery this year so most of the glass ornaments are not going up right now. We do have plenty of plastic and felt ones though. The kids got really excited when I found a bunch of animals for them to hang up. Nandini was totally in love with the little cinderella ornament we had for her.
I have these old holiday handbook dividers sitting around so I pulled one out for this spread. I wanted to use my big vintage Jenni Bowlin Stamp Set so I stamped out Avinash's reaction to the tree. He seems so big to me because he is my oldest, but he still has so much wonder and innocence in his heart. Love that.
This is how the front of the insert looks (facing day 11).
I dream of painting like Bob Ross one day.
Here is how that confetti pocket looks from the back. I used some silver trees from SC Lemon Lush. They are not exactly the same width but the confetti covers up the raw chipboard backing for the most part. I was going to put the next day in this page but I ended up not liking that.
And, I will leave you with this: