But they did.
And the patches held on the broken spots
So the trip to the home furnishing place means the whole village will soon erupt in seasonal colors.
Next year, we're thinking castles.
* And then threw up repeatedly, all night long. Yay. Not one grabbing and eating, but two.
** Lard, the cheap kind, instead of butter. I like butter too much to do this over and over. Besides, the dogs don't deserve it and I bought good candy for the kids. They have to just not eat the houses themselves.