This year, for the first time, we decided to set up a Christmas tree outdoors on our back deck.
It all came about sort of by accident.

We needed to go cut down a tree far in advance of the holiday, even before the tree farm was officially open for the season in fact, to film the holiday episode of Welcome to my Farm.

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