Apparently there's an ice storm on its way to our area. Sometimes around this time of year, something cheery - even if it's something very small, is necessary. We rounded up a few ideas (mostly free) from our archives to inspire you and give you a lift.
CHRISTMAS PICKLE! On Christmas Eve, you lay out the pickle ornament in front of the tree with the milk and cookies for Santa. Then, Santa hides the pickle ornament. In the morning, the first person to find the pickle ornament receives an extra present from Santa - a tradition from the 20s.