Rockin’ around the Christmas tree

December 18, 2003

Rima and I rescued a tree from the lot last night. He is so Charlie Brown Christmas Tree that we fell in love instantly.

We had to take him home.



  1. ryan says:

    “It just needs a little love, that’s all…”

  2. Sadia says:

    So lovely.

  3. keri says:

    I love those balls, we used to have them when I was little.

    It looks beautiful.

    such a happy ending.

  4. stef says:

    that’s a true charlie brown tree :) i love the pics!

  5. chrissy says:

    my beau is the charlie brown christmas tree, so am i, for that matter. aren’t we all?

  6. Allison says:

    I am so in love with your Charlie Brown tree. It is gorgeous. I’m so glad you took it home!!

  7. Wendi says:

    We have a Charlie Brown Christmas tree, too! However, yours is dressed much more nicely than ours.


  8. Ani says:

    Your apartment is cool! Mr. Tree is a funky looking tree. Happy Holidays.

  9. Elaine says:

    You made that tree so happy.

  10. jo says:

    I enjoy your pictures, stories and talent. I wish you a merry christmas and a happy new year. Keep on writing the heartwarming stories to makes us feel warm and fuzzy inside.

  11. janet says:

    Merry Christmas, mr. tree.

  12. maia says:

    Your photos are so neat! I love them all. I enjoyed your tree album as well. BTW Christine, can you tell me where you got the threaded ball ornaments? I’ve been searching for those for quite some time… THanks!

  13. charl says:

    aw. it’s SO cute!

  14. arvin says:

    that’s very pretty!

  15. Gracey says:

    Happy holidays! :D

  16. Danielle says:

    you have inspired my smile!

  17. lauren says:

    christine, thank you ever so much for the lovely christmas card. it sits in the center of our mantel among friends.

    and i believe we have a charlie brown christmas tree too. i think it’s my favorite one ever. we considered not buying a tree this year but i’m so glad we did. wishing you an abundance of all good things in the coming year. love, lauren (rama’s mom)

  • I'm Christine, and this is a slice of my life—a sweet, rich, wildly indulgent slice that would taste really good with a scoop of Breyers vanilla bean ice cream. Read more >>

  • I run a darling, friendly, little graphic design studio.
    I look on the bright side.
    I take photos. Lots of photos.
    I wish on stars and on websites.

  • I built my first web site 7 years ago and got 15 seconds of fame. (It changed my life.)
    I launched, then relaunched, an online magazine.
    I admitted to several embarrassing crushes.
    I consumed more bacon than any human should and lived to tell the tales.

  • 5-Minute Crush
  • Baby Mama
  • Crafterrific
  • Field Trip
  • Good People
  • Good Things
  • Home Life
  • I Spy
  • Kitchenista
  • Newsflash
  • Shutterbug
  • Sketchbook
  • Special Delivery
  • Today
  • Worker Bee