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Old 12-07-2010, 12:35 PM   #1
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Food, as Christmas decorations?

Do you make Christmas decorators from food?

This year, I dried out orange and lemon peel, to hang on the Christmas tree. We also made a gingerbread house, which is a traditional German Christmas decoration, because we are living in Germany. And, we have a bunch of chocolate Santas and chocolate Christmas baubles for the Christmas tree.

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Old 12-07-2010, 12:37 PM   #2
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No so much. SO did make a gingerbread house one year.
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Old 12-07-2010, 12:52 PM   #3
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really don't use food to decorate.
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I got a fibre optic Xmas tree, so I don't need any decorations. Very handy when one has a cat who wants to play with all the dangly bits.

For not on the tree, I make Danish hearts and sometimes fill them with food goodies.
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Old 12-07-2010, 07:36 PM   #5
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Not anymore. I used to string popcorn for the tree and make salt-dough ornaments back when I was teaching college. I would have my students over for a tree decorating party and dinner.

We did make gingerbread houses last year, does that count?
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Not anymore. I used to string popcorn for the tree and make salt-dough ornaments back when I was teaching college. I would have my students over for a tree decorating party and dinner.

We did make gingerbread houses last year, does that count?
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Old 12-07-2010, 08:06 PM   #7
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We might do a gingerbread train this year.
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I got a fibre optic Xmas tree, so I don't need any decorations. Very handy when one has a cat who wants to play with all the dangly bits.

For not on the tree, I make Danish hearts and sometimes fill them with food goodies.

why do you not need decorations on a fiber optic tree? i don't think i know what they are. i ordered several sets of 12 each unbreakable christmas ornaments. charlie wants to play with everything. i have a decoration i use on the table. it has ornaments on those stick things. he had one off and rolling across the floor this morning.
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why do you not need decorations on a fiber optic tree? i don't think i know what they are. i ordered several sets of 12 each unbreakable christmas ornaments. charlie wants to play with everything. i have a decoration i use on the table. it has ornaments on those stick things. he had one off and rolling across the floor this morning.


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now that is really cool. how expensive are they?
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