Star. As a tradition, we commemorate the event which remind our family about the star that guided the three kings to find baby Jesus in the Bethlehem. Star also reminds us that Jesus are with us all the time and guides us in every step of our journey in life.
I have a small tree that sits in a planter which makes it about not quite 6' tall. So I add artificial twig type branches with sparkles on them - to give it more height. But I have a couple of angels within my tree.
This year I have a big red and gold bow on the top of my living room tree. My dining room tree is all white, silver and gold with a gold angel on top. The fireplace mantel has a porcelain angel with a burgundy red silk dress and gold wings. She is surrounded by white and burgundy candles and poinsettias. Looks really pretty.
We usually go away for Christmas, and don't have a tree at home. But I do like the idea of a nice shining star. I'm not really into decorations, probably because I grew up in a hot part of the world, and there isn't as much emphasis on Christmas trees.
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...