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Interior Decorating for Christmas

Christmas is the one time of year that almost everyone changes the decor in their home.

For better or for worse?

That is often up for debate, but I know from experience that watching people decorate their homes for Christmas brings them a great deal of pleasure. From the simplest wreath on the front door to the whole house being lit up like a Christmas tree, the scope of Christmas home decorating is vast.

Why do people go to so much trouble to turn their homes into living, flashing Christmas trees?

I believe that it is because they love to see the delight in people's faces when they see what they have done. A smile is a contagiousdisease! Once there is one, it usually gets passed along pretty quickly. Christmas isn't all about giving and receiving as many young today believe. It is all about new beginnings, reflection, families, happiness and of course merriness, why else do we all say "Merry Christmas".

This year I have seen my daughter get so much pleasure from making C…