The Indigenous History of the Cuetlaxochitl— AKA the Poinsettia
Poinsettia's roots go deeper than the plant's Christmas status. Learn more, including why people are returning to its original name, Cuetlaxochitl.
10 Things You Should Know About LED Christmas Lights
Have you thought about upgrading your home's holiday light display? Here are some tips and tricks you should know about...
20 Chic Outdoor Christmas Decorations
Outdoor Christmas decorations can be overdone and cheesy. If you're looking for thoughtful pieces that make your front door or...
7 Ways To Store Christmas Lights
While strings of twinkle lights bring joy to the holidays, putting them away can be quite a chore. To help:...
Here’s Why Purple LED Holiday Lights Make Some People Sick
Can you get headaches from purple holiday lights? A lighting expert explains why that might happen and what you can...
The Best After-Christmas Sales—Save Up to 70% on Home Improvement, DIY and Workwear
These after-Christmas sales on everything from tools to workwear were worth the wait! Shop deep discounts on top brands like...
How To Make Your Own Christmas Cracker
Fun, festive Christmas crackers are a holiday staple across the Commonwealth. I tried my hand at making the snappy party...
When Should You Take Down Your Christmas Lights?
Christmas lights bring joy in December, but irritation by March. How long is too long? What's your cutoff date, and...
Here’s the Easiest Way to Hang Christmas Lights on Bricks
Hanging lights on brick surfaces doesn't have to be difficult. Here's how to do it without damaging anything.
Is Your Christmas Tree Infested with Bugs?
Yes, there are several kinds of insects that you might find in a real Christmas tree. Luckily, they're easy to...
Christmas Decor From Nature: How to Make DIY Porch Pots
Create DIY Christmas decor from nature with winter container plants that will look beautiful well into the new year.
Color-Changing Pinecones Make Fireplaces Magical
Turn up the heat this holiday season with color-changing pinecones. Add them to any fireplace or fire pit...
11 Simple Ways To Cut Down on Waste During the Holidays
From living trees to secret Santa, here's how to maximize the cheer while minimizing the trash.
Stop Throwing Away Your Old Christmas Lights. Here’s How to Recycle Them Instead.
Holiday lights aren't working anymore? Think twice before throwing them in the trash. Here's how to recycle old Christmas lights...
Floating Christmas Candles Are This Season’s Must-Have Home Decoration
These DIY floating Christmas candles are simpler than you think to replicate.
LED Christmas Lights Are Best. Here’s Why.
When it comes to holiday lights, there can be only one choice.
10 Christmas Light Hacks to Make Your Spirits a Little Brighter
These handy tips will make decorating with Christmas lights so much easier.
The Latest Trending Christmas Tree Color May Surprise You
Nothing says the holiday season like a vibrant red. Here's why red Christmas trees are becoming the "it" tree of...
How To Keep an Amaryllis Plant Alive After Christmas
Your amaryllis bulb doesn't have to be a one and done flower. With a little care, you can keep it...
Why Are My Christmas Lights Not Working?
The good news is that there are only a few things can go wrong with holiday lights, and they're relatively...
If You See an Extra Red-Tipped Bulb On Your Christmas Lights, This Is What It’s For
It turns out that the random red-tip lighbulb inside your Christmas light box isn't so random after all.
12 Festive Christmas Wreaths for Your Front Door
Nothing says "Welcome home for the holidays" like a festive Christmas wreath on your front door. Here are...
Don’t Throw Out a Single Strand This Season With This Christmas Lights Repair Tool
It happens every year—you're ready to deck the halls only to be left with a couple burnt out bulbs. Before...
How To Keep a Poinsettia Alive After Christmas
A good day to buy a poinsettia is on National Poinsettia Day, December 12th. Then enjoy it all year as...
Half Christmas Trees Are the Perfect Way to Save Space This Holiday Season
People with small spaces rejoice! This half Christmas tree trend is a life-saver for those looking to save space.
The Simple Trick to Make Your Artificial Tree Look Fuller
This genius Christmas tree hack shows how you can use garland to make your artificial tree appear more full.
Should You Try To Grow Mistletoe?
If you've bought a sprig of mistletoe at Christmastime, did the gardener in you wonder if you could grow your...
This Zigzag Hack Will Make Your Christmas Tree Lights Look Extra Bright
This Christmas tree light hack will make it SO easy to give your tree beautiful, bright lights.
One in Ten People Experience Fire-Related Safety Issues with Their Christmas Tree, Says Survey
Stay safe this holiday season by following these easy Christmas tree fire safety tips.
People Are Making Giant Holiday Popcorn Garlands Out of Spray Foam and We’re Impressed
Follow these simple steps to create giant popcorn garland and add some festive flair to your home