Tree Huggin’

Tree Huggin’

I didn’t run tonight.

But, @TheWelshWookie and I did go for a walk instead. We took a walk around Tarbert harbour, because it was a lovely cold, crisp evening.

And because we wanted to see the Christmas lights.

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Now that power has been restored, the lights are on. There wasn’t a grand lighting ceremony as planned, but the village does look lovely and festive!

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And for me, a lit Christmas tree means only one thing: that baby’s GOT to be hugged!

Here’s my hug of the tree in Coombe Abbey, Coventry two years ago:

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And hugging Tarbert’s tree last year:

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Here’s this year’s big hug:

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It certainly gives the neighbours something to talk about!

What weird traditions do you have?

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15 thoughts on “Tree Huggin’

  1. haha you hug the trees. Love it.

    Here in Canada some people will call hippies Tree Huggers. (You would fit in. I mean that in the best way.)

    Traditions that I have…hmmm. We always have an orange in our stocking and we have to eat that before we can open our presents. I had that one when I was a kid and I like to keep it going now with Warren and I. 🙂

    1. We use that term too- I promise that I only ever hug trees at Christmas time!
      I always have a tangerine in my stocking too: funny how some traditions are similar!!

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