If you spend hours decorating your Christmas tree and then wonder why it doesn't look like the ones in Pinterest or Instagram, I have news for you: The cutest ones were probably done by a professional decorator. That, and the people posting the images probably don't have toddlers or pets.
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If this doesn't ease your pain, take a look at these hilarious Christmas tree fails. I promise you will see yours with more forgiving eyes.
Don't forget that putting up a Christmas tree is a lot more than a decorating accomplishment. It represents the spirit and the generosity of the season, even when the tree looks terrible.