Since President Coolidge started the tradition in 1923, the National Christmas tree lighting ceremony has embodied the country’s spirit. The ceremony is headed by the First Family and marks the beginning of the holiday season and the Pageant of Peace. Today is President’s Day, and we thought it would be the perfect time to look back at the National Christmas Trees from the last 17 years.
Today is National Chocolate Cake Day! Celebrate this day of decadence by learning a thing or two about the world’s favorite sweet treat with this chocolate facts infographic from Treetopia!
Were you starting to get worried about me after last week’s post about Christmas Tree Storage? Wondering if I was lying in an attic underneath a mountain of unorganized holiday decor? Never fear, all is right in the world. The trees are in their bags and now the ornaments are in their storage boxes. Not to mention, my attic is looking pretty tidy. (more…)
Did you do an Instagram #bestnine for 2016? It probably comes as no surprise to you that all 9 of mine were pictures of my gorgeous Treetopia trees. I’ve got a couple. OK, I’ve got A LOT. One of the number one questions I get asked is where do I put all of my Christmas trees. Well, the truth is my house is kinda busting at the seams with tinsel! (more…)
Out with the old, and in with the new! 2016 was great, but we can’t wait to see what the new year has in store! Happy New Year, everyone!
Cozying up on the couch to watch Christmas movies will always be one of our favorite holiday traditions. We love the uplifting messages behind all of the plot lines and the festive spirit the films put us in. Spending a chilly December night indoors curled up under a blanket, fireplace blazing, Christmas tree lights twinkling, and eating cookies while watching holiday movie re-runs sounds like a dream.
In fact, we watch so many Christmas movies that we became curious if there was a typical face of Santa Claus, our favorite holiday character. Do actors who play Santa have a lot of similarities in their faces? What makes an actor look like a believable Father Christmas? We decided to take a look at some of the most memorable Saint Nick’s throughout film history and morph their faces to find what the average face looks like. We combined the faces of the following actors to create the compilation above: (more…)
It’s the most wonderful time of the year and we’ve saved our best present for last! From colorful and green holiday trees, wreaths and garlands, to delightful decorations and accessories, see the best Treetopia has to offer for 2016 and find the perfect holiday centerpiece for less with our year-end Clearance Sale! (more…)
We all have a favorite holiday song and cringe at the occasional earworm, but not every song jives with the listener! Take our short Christmas quiz to find out which Christmas song best describes you!
A white Christmas tree is an elegant centerpiece to complete any holiday celebration! We put this to the test by challenging some of our favorite bloggers to decorate a whimsical tree for our 3rd Annual White Tree Mystery Campaign. The caveat? The name of each tree was a secret!
Five lucky winners were able to unravel the mystery, with each winning one $100 Treetopia Gift Card! Today, we look back at the amazing white trees our blogger partners decorated and congratulate the winners of our White Tree Mystery Campaign! (more…)