along – and a photo of a wool sweater on my bed would not be convincing
enough – I took photos of the ‘behind the scenes’ as I went along.
And this is what you didn’t see…
but she is learning though, so this mess is not so bad.
But beyond this pile of mess is what you did see…
The magic of cropping and angles.
‘photo shoot’. Hubby doesn’t care much for chairs in front
of the bed, so the chairs go back along the wall.
furniture. If you look beyond into the ensuite, you can see our huge
builder style mirror and light fixtures. I’m pretty sure the floors needed
dusting that day. Oh and there’s that darn chew toy again.
Hubby bought our pup a toy filled with coconut husk hair and
these are the insides of the toy all over the floor. This was literally
a minute after I had vacuumed and Brody used me taking photos
of our white tree as an opportunity to destroy his new toy.
But what you saw was this…
Or wish your life was as ‘perfect’ or as ‘organized’ or as ‘pretty’ as theirs.
The truth is, we all struggle with chaos in our lives. We have seasons of
calm and seasons of cheerios on the floor. We all have those little piles of
clothes, and sometimes, we only share what’s beyond – the pretty.
At the end of the day my sweet friends, remember that it’s not how
beautiful, or expensive, or trendy your Christmas decor is. What really
matters is that when you do decorate your home for Christmas, you do
it with LOVE and in the true spirit of Christmas.
Because the material does not matter.