It’s that time of the year again when the spirit of Christmas is all around us. Yuletide season is probably the best one to celebrate every year and with this comes some of our enduring holiday traditions.
We can’t just let the season pass without the festive and colorful Christmas vibes–family gatherings, singing of Christmas carols, preparing and wrapping gifts. There are also a few struggles here and there when decorating our homes and setting up the Christmas tree. But thanks to these Christmas hacks, we don’t have to spend so much money, effort and time, or still end up getting the same mediocre results.
Decorating can be tedious and difficult but not anymore. Recreate your old Christmas tree at home or simply choose one from these unique, artsy, affordable and differently themed Christmas trees. Here are 15 Christmas tree ideas perfect for your Christmas DIY Hacks!
A hanging Christmas tree.
Hang those Christmas ornaments in a form of a tree and voilà!
How about this step-ladder Christmas tree?
This would surely come in handy for Christmas. Simple and easy.
Or a spinning Christmas tree maybe? Cool!
Kids will definitely love this!
Quite an artsy Christmas tree made of twigs.
Perfect for that rustic Christmas feel.
Recycled wine corks can make a fine Christmas tree too.
Making mini Christmas trees out of corks is another way to be artistic.
Colorful fairy lights Christmas tree is always fun to see.
Less is more and these fairy lights are all you need to achieve that beautiful tree.
Embrace your creative side with a painted Christmas tree.
Draw your own Christmas tree or get a ready made yet good quality poster.
Go grab your favorite books and turn them into any of these.
Paper comes from trees and so are these books.
Asymmetrical Christmas tree.
Some unused cardboards can be put to a great use as well.
Aren’t these beautiful? With proper lighting, your tree is set.
A minimalist Christmas tree.
If you want to do away with the usual decorating styles, might as well try this–plain, simple and uncluttered.
Christmas tree made from bottles. Wow!
Yes, possible. Recycle those bottles and get that extremely unique Christmas tree.
An upside-down Christmas tree.
In case you want to playful and more fun this Christmas. Surprise your guests with this.
Christmas tree made from ropes.
For that classy or elegant vibe.
This Christmas tree dress works like magic too.
Be imaginative and try this one.
Pediatrician Reveals Amazing Secret to Calm Crying Babies in Just Seconds
This gives new meaning to the phrase “shaken, not stirred…”
What can be more frustrating than a crying baby who just won't stop? Any parent can attest their to their desperation when trying to get a wailing infant to cease screaming, short of shoving a boob or bottle into a howling mouth. Babies cry for many reasons, and when all else fails, it can mean sleepless nights for parents, as well as complaints from the neighbors.
They haven't met Dr. Robert Hamilton yet, apparently. This 30-year veteran pediatrician from Santa Monica, California's Pacific Ocean Pediatrics can get babies to stop crying in seconds!
Oh, hush-hush-hush before they call Social Service on us...
Um, no... it doesn't involve strangling the poor little angels.
Preacher Spent 15 Years Building this Five-Story Tree House in the Wilderness
He did it after receiving a “divine calling” from God.
In 1993, a preacher named Horace Burgess received a divine calling from God. He claims that the good Lord said to him, “If you build a treehouse, I’ll see that you never run out of material.” Without any specific plans for its construction, Burgess gathered as much reclaimed wood and used only recycled pallets.
The Tennessee priest made use of an 80-foot-tall oak tree as a foundation and at least six other oak trees to stabilize the structure. For 15 years, he just kept on building the structure on the piece of land he had purchased just outside Crossville.
Look at what the pastor built…
His Dogs Can’t Stand The Cold Outside So He Built Something Awesome For Them
For this dog owner, his pets deserve nothing but the finest things!
Dogs are more than just animals or pets, they are our true friends, saviors and protectors. No matter what happens, dog owners can surely count on their cuddly friends to do anything for them.
It is wonderful to hear stories of people appreciating their pets, not just by giving them treats, but by going the extra mile to ensure that they are well taken cared of and comfortable.
Take the owner of YouTube channel Highway 20 Productions as an example. According to him, their dogs do not have the best shelters. Hence, they decided to build a nice home for them, complete with heated interiors and all things that can make the dogs' stay comfortable.
The owner named the house as "Dog Mahal." Apparently, it was derived from "Taj Mahal" because the owner thinks their dogs deserve only the finest of things....