But we are working on it, just as we are working getting the Christmas wreaths hung on the front and back of the house as well as dragging the Christmas tree downstairs and dragging the Christmas ornaments upstairs where we plan for them to meet in the family room. Then, after we purchase a few more little gifts locally, we will wrap the presents, shipping the ones to family who will not be joining us this year for the holidays. We will then plan to mail the aforementioned envelopes, hopefully with a Christmas greeting in each. And, of course, we must take time to bid farewell to our turncoat friends who will be heading for warmer climes this winter.
After that, we fully intend to drag yet more Christmas decorations, including our lighted houses, up from the basement to place tastefully, although probably in the way, around the house. Of course, doing that will no doubt require moving furniture as well as bric-a-brac around. And once that is all done, we can move on to worrying about food. We suppose, since we are anticipating Christmas visitors, we should have some in the house.
Plus we have to make our usual two cheesecakes, one for Christmas Eve dinner and one for Christmas Day dinner. We have already made plans for someone else to make the actual dinners. And finally, we have to make the beds, put the towels out and turn up the heat. But, on the upside, we now have a list of what we need to do. And after reviewing we are quite confident that we will have no trouble whatsoever having everything ready by the middle of January.
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