The holiday season is here, which means oodles of parties, dinners and gift exchanges. If you’re looking for fun ways to take the stress out of the season, we’ve got you covered. From creating your own decorations, sending Santa’s letters to other members of the fam, giving the kiddos a white Christmas with snow dough, or adding a pumpkin bowl to your table, these creative tips will help you have merrier holiday season.

For When You Need Decor ASAP

Decking the halls is one of the best parts of the holiday season. If you’re looking for something shinier to decorate your home, try creating a giant ornament wreath with this hack from Sweet Pickins. All you need is a couple of pool noodles, duck tape and a variety of multicolored ornaments and you’ll have a delightful piece of decor you can use for years to come.

photo: courtesy Sweet Pickins Furniture

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—Natasha Davis