Adorable tree - so easy to do with an umbrella!#Repin By:Pinterest++ for iPad#

The Chicka Chicka Boom Boom Tree is made from a carpet roll (free from local carpet store) tube wrapped in brown butcher paper, stuck in a Christmas tree stand. The top is an umbrella covered with green leaves.

encourage writing - blank books display - I'm doing this with my wicker silverware caddy The Boy found last week at a yard sale!

encourage writing - blank books display aka somewhere to corral the writing journals DJ has all over the house.

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