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    Posted on Dec 12, 2013

    50 Essential Christmas Hacks, Tips, And Tricks To Help You Survive The Holidays

    Christmas time is here and for many of use it will be stressful. These 50 hacks, tips and recipes range from movies to decorations and booze. They will be needed.

    1. Use crayons on a window for a fun way to let your kids make a 'tree'

    2. Paper Cone 'Tree'

    3. Wrap your lights around cardboard and 'plug' them in to avoid tangles.

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    4. You can also wrap them around a hanger for easy storage.

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    5. Terra Cotta 'Tree'

    6. Use Scotch tape to avoid messing up your walls.

    7. The Book 'Tree'

    8. Store breakable ornaments in coffee tins.

    9. DIY Wreath

    10. Recycled ornaments from light bulbs.

    11. Cheap Bottle Cap Snowmen

    12. Use paint chips to make gift tags.

    13. The Candy 'Tree' (Your kids will love this).

    14. Use a hot glue gun to make window snowflakes

    15. Turn your fridge into a snowman

    16. Word search wrapping paper.

    17. After Christmas, use the branches of your trees to make spots on your lawn or walkways less muddy.

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    18. Strawberry Santas

    19. Almond M&M Christmas 'Lights'

    20. Snowman Pancakes

    21. Reindeer Pancakes.

    22. You can also bake brownies in metal cookie cutters.

    23. Christmas Cheese and Veggie Tray

    24. Puff Pastry Christmas Tree

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    30. Christmas Spotify Stations

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    You can find the full list here.

    31. Pandora's Christmas Station

    32. Christmas Cats TV

    33. How to Wrap a Cat . . . Just Because.

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    34. HD Log Burning on Youtube

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    38. The Hobbit Desolation of Smaug (Dec 13)

    39. American Hustle (Dec 13)

    40. Anchorman 2 (Dec. 18)

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    Sorry, Champ just cracks me up.

    41. The Wolf of Wall Street (Dec. 25)

    42. 47 Ronin (Dec. 25)

    43. Reindeer Bubbles Cocktail

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    44. Holiday Eggnog Shooters

    45. Cinnamon Latte Martini

    46. Holiday Sangria

    48. Hot Chocolate and Baileys

    49. "Ho Ho" Punch

    50. Peppermint White Russians

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