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taking down the decorations...


Bonjour mes belles,

I hope that you all had a fabulous New Years. Ours was fabulous as we had guests staying over the festive period which made it that little bit extra special for us.

Today I have started taking down the Christmas decorations and I suspect that this exercise will take me a couple of days....it is not one of my favorite tasks but at the same time it is nice to have a clean slate in which to start the year.


Très heureuse année 2016, santé bonheur et prospérité!
amicalement, Leeann x

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  1. I did mine yesterday :) The cats were not sorry to see the tree go. It was taking up precious nap room in the window.
    Happy New Year !

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  2. A job still ahead for me, how cold and bare things look, once the decorations are gone, as you say though, a tidy start to the new year.
    Happy 2016.
    Susan.x

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    1. Buy some pretty flowers and put them here and there, they will take away that bare feeling with the tree gone :)
      I like white poinsettias ..

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    2. I agree about the flowers. I have filled the house with orchids and hyacinths ;-)

      Leeann x

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