I'm done.

Friday, December 26, 2008

I hope everyone had a fabulous Christmas. We sure did.

But as crazy as I am about getting the Christmas festivities started, I'm just as crazy about ending them. The house is a wreck. It's cluttered with presents, decorations, lights, food - I just can't take it.

The day after Thanksgiving it all goes up. The day after Christmas it all comes down. And I can't get it down fast enough!!!

Joey thinks I'm crazy, and the kids think I'm crazier... but what little bit of OCD I have all kicks in at the same time and I turn into a mad woman! So, I'll be back with you in a bit - when the house is back to working order.

And don't worry, the blog will be back to non-Christmas too.

One thing at a time... one thing at a time.


Rachel said...

Love asked why we still have a tree up; I told her just because it wasn't Christmas we will take it down next weekend; she said why...are we getting more presents!!

Too cute; I can't wait til order is back in the house; I'm there with ya!

sassy stephanie said...

I hear ya. I'm so the same way!

~Mrs. Guru~ said...

We are taking our stuff down tomorrow!

Haley said...

you are so funny... i agree... de-clutter asap!

Miss Anne said...

I'm so glad you had such a nice holiday!

I'd have to agree.. i'm about sick of all the decorations and am ready to tear them all down (like RIGHT NOW)

:) glad i'm not the only one!

Carri said...

I had to laugh Thankgiving night the tree goes up Christmas night the tree comes down many people have asked why but like you I am done with the clutter. Christmas is done at my house all is away and the house is back to normal. Minus a few old toys and the addition of a few new ones but of course everything still has a home.

Lump said...

that just sounds like TOO much work for me! :)

Dawndra said...

Woohoo!! I just figured out how to leave a comment. Hi, there! My name is Dawndra, and I'm a friend of Joey's from bodyspace. I've been following your blog for quite some time now. I had asked him a while back about his family, and he sent me here. I have been wanting to say hello, but I know NOTHING about blogging. SOOO, he finally instructed me on how to comment without having a blog myself...lol. Lame, I know.

Anyway, I just wanted to tell you that you rock!! lol. Your blogs are seriously funny and incredibly touching at times. I love seeing the ones about your kids, because my husband and I are expecting our first now...AND WE CANNOT WAIT TO MAKE SUCH SPECIAL MEMORIES!!!

Okay...this was really just supposed to be to say hello. Have a wonderful new year, and I'll be commenting more often now that I know how!!

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