by Richard L. Burguet •
My family has a tradition that I began many years ago, and it has become legendary. It is the tradition of the annual post Thanksgiving, Christmas tree acquisition. Now there is a reason I call this acquisition, not necessarily buying, nor even cutting. Here are a few highlights from the years.
Being a pastor, my family and I have moved to new places several times. Our homes have always had one constant at the holidays: a fresh cut Christmas tree. How that tree was selected though, has varied dramatically over the years. Like the year it was decided that my son and I would go out to a piece of property we leased, and find and cut our own “wild” Christmas tree. [Read more…]