Aside from taking down the Christmas decorations, the biggest project my family has is to put them up. Definitely the star of the show is the 12-foot "damn" tree, as my dad so affectionately calls it.
Here we have Devin, Steve and my cousin David (underneath the tree).
It took a lot of man power to put it up, as well as some acrobatics done by my brother (Don't worry, I was holding his legs. Talk about family trust!) The boys were a big help decorating it, too, as long as a football game was on in the same room. The results . . .