If the anticipation, prep, and list-checking of the holidays sends you into a holi-daze, we have creative hacks at the ready. Whether you are looking for easy and affordable gift ideas, upcycled decorations, or fun ways to involve the kids, flip through the slideshow for ideas that will kick your holiday spirit up a notch. Oh, and there’s chocolate!
Minimize the Pine Needle Trail
It’s always a little sad when the big day is over, and your tree needs to be taken to the trash. But, it’s also an interesting challenge. How exactly do you get it out of the house without tracking pine needles everywhere? Try wrapping garbage bags around both ends. This way, you can carry it to the curb with ease.
photo: Romana Clee via Flickr
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— Jennifer Massoni Pardini