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O Christmas Tree

Jõulupuu ehtimine on meie peres alati oluline sündmus. Nii tore on imetleda hoolega valitud jõuluehteid ja asetada need ideaalsele kohale kuusel. Erilist tähendust omavad isa tehtud papist piarkoogišabloonid (sest 25 aastat tagasi polnud poest jõuluvana- või siilikujulist vormi) ja reisidelt kaasa toodud ehted. Neid kuusele riputades saab meenutada lapsepõlve piparkoogitegusid ja kauneid mälestusi erinevatest maadest. 
Trimming the tree is a really special occasion in our family. Looking at all the carefully picked ornaments and finding the right spot on the tree is a wonderful activity for the whole family. The most special ornaments are cardboard gingerbread moulds made by my dad (because 25 years ago you couldn't buy special shapes like a Santa or a hedgehog from the stores) and ornaments brought home from trips. Every year when we put them on the tree we are reminded of the wonderful memories connected with them.