Instagram spotlight on Birmingham Christmas trees

Pepper Place Tree. Via-Pepperplace Instagram.

This week Bham Now InstaHam post features a few of your neighbor’s Christmas trees. Seems like no matter how old we get, twinkling lights and shiny ornaments on a tree, turn many of us back into excited, eager small children!

I will honour Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year.-Charles Dickens.

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The best Christmas trees come very close to exceeding nature. If some of our great decorated trees had been grown in a remote forest area with lights that came on every evening as it grew dark, the whole world would come to look at them and marvel at the mystery of their great beauty.
― Andy Rooney,

freshly cut Christmas trees smelling of stars and snow and pine resin – inhale deeply and fill your soul with wintry night…
― John Geddes

I don’t know what I believe. I guess that makes me a Christmas Tree Agnostic.
― Stephanie Perkins

https://www.instagram.com/p/wFY-XlO4bC/?hl=en&tagged=bhamchristmas

He who has not christmas in his heart will never find it under a tree. Roy L.Smith

It’s not what’s under the Christmas tree that matters, it’s who’s around it.  Charlie Brown

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Never worry about the size of your Christmas tree. In the eyes of children, they are all 30 feet tall. -Larry Wilde

They’ve got plastic Christmas trees now. They’re hard to tell from the real aluminum ones.- Milton Berle

There’s no experience quite like cutting your own live Christmas tree out of your neighbor’s yard. -Dan Florence

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Is your Christmas tree a decorator’s masterpiece, or more like a Charlie Brown one?