CHRISTMAS ORNAMENTS WORTHY OF HEIRLOOM STATUS7:48 AM
Well, it's nearly Christmas time and hopefully all the presents are bought and wrapped, the tree is decorated, the oven is baking up a fresh batch of cookies, and family and friends are all around. You are probably wondering why on Earth I would post an assortment of ornaments a few days before Christmas and are shouting "Too late, Kir!" into cyberspace. Well, I may be a bit late for this year's tree decorating bonanza, but that is the whole point of this post. If you wait until the few days after Christmas to purchase ornaments (which add up VERY quickly at full price!), you will score on deeply discounted tree trimmings and decor. Here are a few that I am hoping to add to my collection (that currently consists of only those blue Ikea ornaments below...sad).