Depends on the mood , put it up a couple weeks ago this year to help bring my spirits up , I love the smell of a fresh fir tree and it helps to make me feel happy , so since I need to do something to make me feel happy I put it on up. In the years where I am allready bubbly and busy and happy feeling , I'm usually a bit lazy about it and do it about a week before xmas
I lost count, but it's about that many not including all the accs. but it takes about 5 days to do it all. I have to recustomize all the electrical connections each year. My wife can never set it up the same way twice
HA! It's funny, I make the penny joke often and our interns look at me with this deer in headlights/are you nuts kind of expression on their face. Makes me feel way too old. I guess I need to be careful that I don't find one of them actually trying it... bless their inexperienced, all-too-wifty, asking to be electrocuted hearts.
Anytime, check out the bachmann trains website that's where I got the ideas for mine, but I found better pricing on Ebay and Ihobbies. Watch out for used stuff on ebay though lots of copied pics ya know
We've actually had some good luck with that, but we did contact the sellers before we bought. We have found alot of times the stuff is being sold by an hier of a collector. Great way to get retired pieces. I was able to complete the Orignal North Pole wreath set that way last year.
One of the proudest moments of my life was when my dog Buster finally cocked his leg to pee. Before then. like most puppies, he squatted. It would have been even prouder if he hadn't chosen my mother's Xmas tree to grow up on.
I wanted to share that me and my girlfriend decided to put up our Christmas tree last weekend since we had some time over the Thanksgiving holiday. After putting it up I started thinking that it could probably make for a pretty solid Hub - I might have to write something up here the next couple of...
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