My little neighborhood gives out 4 awards for
the houses with the best Christmas Lights.
I am determined to win...
This year I am going with the C7 Bulbs around the outline of the house,
industrial mini-lights (that can hold 6 sets back to back)
on the front yard trees, rope lights along the flower beds,
netting lights on a few of the shrubs and bushes and
icicle lights on the chiney rooftop.
To top it off I have obtained a
Giant Baby Jesus in a Inflatable Snow Globe for the side of the driveway.
(just kidding, but wouldn't that be kind of interesting?)
Each night I go outside to inspect the display,
repair any burnt bulbs and dream of what I could go buy
with the $25 to Target they hand out to the winners.
In all seriousness, I have had to rethink my obsession with this contest
after my friend Sean showed me this: