dollar store oranaments? check.
ten boxes of lights? check.
perfect (real, wonderful smelling) tree? check.
3 trips to walmart? triple check.
nysnc and mariah carey christmas on pandora? check.
front porch decked out? check.
diy ornaments made from trunk of tree? check.
decorating tree to the wee hours of the morning? check.
awkward picture in front of tree at said hours in the morning? check.
first christmas tree adventuring? success!