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Christmas Ornaments

My Alone Time With the Tree

Cathy Cash Spellman | Posted 02.25.2014 | Healthy Living
Cathy Cash Spellman

5:00 a.m. It's just me and the tree. The house is quiet. Nobody else loves the morning as I do, since my father's gone. There's snow on the grou...

4 Reasons Why It Takes 25 Years To Decorate A Christmas Tree

Daniel Kucan | Posted 02.18.2014 | HuffPost Home
Daniel Kucan

Let's not even talk about stringing the lights. Stringing the lights is pretty much a medieval IQ test for self-flagellating monks. The whole thing is a diabolical exercise in patience and good humor, and I generally fail at both. Here's why I completely love every second of it.

This Ornament Is Begging To Be A White Elephant Gift

Posted 12.17.2013 | Divorce

You wouldn't be alone if you've made a holiday tradition of buying keepsake ornaments to remember the big events in your life: the year you got marrie...

Last Christmas

Joe Hutcheson | Posted 02.08.2014 | Comedy
Joe Hutcheson

"So I guess I'm just slowly decorating our last Christmas tree." I'm pretty sure my face reflected his exact expression. We stared at each other for a moment.

This Should Do The Trick

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 11.11.2013 | Comedy

Just in time for people to start politicizing the holidays, this catch-all ornament spotted at Target is the perfect item for everyone on your insert-...

Hallmark Responds To 'Gay' Ornament Controversy

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | Gay Voices

By Kevin Murphy KANSAS CITY, Mo., Nov 1 (Reuters) - Hallmark Cards has apologized for changing a word in a well-known Christmas carol ...

Is Hallmark Trying To Take The 'Gay' Out Of Christmas?

AP | Posted 10.31.2013 | Gay Voices

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Greeting card giant Hallmark said Thursday that it shouldn't have changed the lyrics to "Deck the Halls"...

This Isn't Just A Gift Tag

The Huffington Post | Amy Marturana | Posted 12.21.2012 | HuffPost Home

It's a wrapping and gifting solution, all in one.

The 11 Most Inappropriate Ornaments Of 2012

The Huffington Post | Amy Marturana | Posted 12.17.2012 | HuffPost Home

This might be almost NSFW thanks to "pornaments."

You’ll Never Believe What These Are Made From

The Huffington Post | Amy Marturana | Posted 12.12.2012 | HuffPost Home

Because it's not like we actually use them for music anymore...

This Is Christmas?

Adrian Kulp | Posted 02.09.2013 | Parents
Adrian Kulp

I'm not angry or bitter about what Christmas has become. The magic and joy of the season is still there, I just have to dig a little deeper and battle the elements to get to them.

An Easy And Colorful Ornament Idea

The Huffington Post | Amy Marturana | Posted 12.05.2012 | HuffPost Home

Add a homemade touch to your tree.

Celebrate The Season With Charlie Brown And The Gang

The Huffington Post | Amy Marturana | Posted 12.05.2012 | HuffPost Home

Perfect for your own special tree

Oy to the World

Jim Moret | Posted 02.17.2012 | Home
Jim Moret

It began as a request and evolved into a mandate from my wife over our twenty-nine year marriage: no Christmas trees in our home. It wasn't an unreasonable expectation. After all, we are Jewish.

Craft Of The Day: Paper Flower Ornaments

The Huffington Post | Kaitlyn Davis | Posted 10.08.2012 | HuffPost Home

Photo by Jessica Jones of How About Orange Turn boring paper into adorable ornaments in this Craft Of The Day! To make it look like ribbon candy,...

WATCH: CHRISTMAS ART: Artistic Inspiration To Get You In The Christmas Spirit

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

Sometimes all you need to get into the Christmas spirit are some inspiring holiday images. From Christmas videos- maybe you'll use one as your digita...

Oy to the World

EllynAnne Geisel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
EllynAnne Geisel

Despite having no religious connection to Christmas, I love the holiday because it's just so doggone pretty and smells so yummy, and its music is so beautiful.

CHRISTMAS ART: Artist Creates Morbid Christmas Ornaments At Santa's Expense

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

Santa Claus might not be comin' to town this year. Why is that? Because fine artist, Michael R. Oddo, has detained him- at the guillotine, on the el...