Originally Posted by bellicose
Got my stuff up yesterday! Kids were excited. To be fair, we're also have some pumpkins and "harvest" signs still up... so we're double holidaying it up right now.
Haha - nice! We still have a couple pumpkins out as well. The transition time is lovingly referred to at our house as "Nightmare" season
Originally Posted by jellyghost
My wife reformed me. We observe Advent until Christmas eve, and we put up the tree on Christmas eve. We leave it up for about two weeks (sometimes longer). We are more correct and more out of touch at the same time.
Now THAT is CRAZY! My wife would be on a hunger strike every day past Thanksgiving that the tree is not up.