How to Create a Stars-and-stripes 4th of July Christmas Tree

Standing tall and proud in your living room or backyard, a stars-and-stripes Christmas tree is a great way to show off the colors of our flag for Independence Day. Decorating your tree to celebrate America’s independence is also a great excuse to get your artificial foliage out of storage early for this year’s Christmas in July festivities. Use it to showcase your patriotic trinkets, ornaments, and other 4th of July decorations, and create a conversation piece that will get your guests talking about the true spirit of the holiday.

This week, Tree Classics features a few tips that will help you create a memorable centerpiece for you and your guests on the upcoming 4th of July weekend. Continue reading

Fun Ways to Celebrate a Patriotic 4th of July Weekend

The 4th of July is fast approaching. The school year is coming to an end and summer is just around the corner. This weekend is a good opportunity to relax and take a load off with family and friends. As we do so, however, it’s also a great idea to take a step back and remember what it means to be an American.

On that note, Tree Classics has compiled a list of fun and patriotic ways to celebrate to celebrate our independence. Continue reading

Tree Classics’ Favorite Recipes: Energizing Breakfast Ideas


Waking up to a delicious breakfast is one of life’s great joys, especially if you get to enjoy it with your loved ones. If you can turn that delicious breakfast into a healthy one as well, it can help you get through the day with energy to spare for quality time with the family.

To augment your list of favorite recipes, this post presents a few energizing breakfast ideas that the whole family can enjoy. Continue reading

5 Worthwhile Father’s Day Family Destinations

Planning a Father’s Day vacation gives you the perfect excuse to get your father’s input on the subject without asking him outright to choose his own gift. Have some suggestions ready before broaching the topic rather than expecting him to just tell you where he wants to go. As with any family trip, it’s a good idea to make sure that there’s something for everyone to do.

To help you out, we’ve put together our list of unforgettable Father’s Day destinations where you and your family can spend quality time with dad and create unforgettable memories together. Continue reading

How to Decorate with Mirrors

Searching for ways to give your room more depth and a well-balanced look? Mirrors are an often overlooked means to decorate any space. Whether repurposed or new, they can be used in a multitude of ways, with minimal fuss. Learn how to decorate with mirrors like a pro with these tips from Tree Classics.

Hello, Sunshine

Mirrors are perfect for brightening up any room. They’re functional, pretty, and will help cut back on electricity costs, too. Position mirrors near windows to allow them to reflect natural light, and sit back to enjoy the effect.

TC tip: Choose mirrors that go well with the rest of your room’s décor. If you can’t find a perfect match, look for one with simple lines and colors. Should you decide to change things up in the future, your mirror will still complement the new design.

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How to Keep Your Christmas Tree Looking New

Keeping your tree looking like new, year after year, is easy when you know the basics of Christmas tree care. From cleaning your tree to choosing where to set it up to providing proper storage, these simple Christmas tree tips will help preserve the beautiful look and condition of your Christmas tree. Continue reading

Backyard Barbecue Tips and Tricks

Summer is the ideal time to gather with loved ones to enjoy the warmth and beauty of the outdoors. A backyard barbecue is an easy way for you and your guests to fill up on lots of sun, fun, and good food. In this post, we share simple tips on how you can host a barbecue party that your family and friends will remember for years to come.
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How to Make Spring Cleaning Fun

Tips abound online on how to make spring cleaning quick and easy, but how can you make it fun? Surprisingly, it is not that hard. Get the whole family in on the activity and make this seasonal chore more enjoyable with these spring cleaning tips and tricks from Tree Classics. Continue reading

7 Mother’s Day Dream Getaways

Great experiences create wonderful memories, and those are some of the best Mother’s Day gifts you can give. This year, consider traveling to places that you and your mom both love or have always dreamed of visiting. With these amazing vacation destinations and dream getaway ideas, you can stop thinking and start packing. Continue reading

10 Unforgettable Gifts for Mom

If finding the best gifts for mom for Mother’s Day proves challenging, look back and think about the things that make her happy. Often, an affectionate hug or a loving peck on the cheek is enough to make her heart flutter, but these thoughtful gift ideas for mom will make her special day a lot more memorable. Continue reading