I love Christmas but I don’t love hassle and stress. For me Christmas is all about having fun, spending time with family, enjoying each others company and generally having a good time. It’s not about spending forever cooking, cleaning, running out of wrapping paper or stressing all of which suck the joy out of joyeux noel. I love reading other people’s ideas and tips to make life a bit easier so today I’m sharing 16 Christmas hacks with you with ideas from wrapping paper storage to giant Christmas wreaths and festive pancakes for Christmas morning – I hope you love them too!
All of the hacks in the image below are listed in the order in which they appear but of course there’s loads more brilliant Christmas hacks too. If you want to make sure you don’t forget these in the chaos before the big day make sure you pin or bookmark this for later!
16 Christmas hacks you need in your life!
This slow cooker melted chocolate looks perfect for all of your Christmas baking
This hack from Chica and Jo to keep your room free of rubbish Christmas morning (especially in your photos!) is brilliant!
Make a cookie basket out of a paper plate – these are perfect if you’re doing a cookie exchange or making food as gifts for family. I think it would be a great way to serve the kids up some treats over Christmas too!
These frozen cranberry ice cubes from two twenty one will make every drink look super festive!
Glue candy canes together to use as place holders – I’m totally going to use this idea from Industrious Justice!
This hack for wrapping paper storage from The Chic Site is totally inspired!
Sweet Pickins Furniture have a pool noodle hack to make a giant Christmas wreath that is amazing and I need it in my life
Follow the hack on One Beautiful Home to make gorgeous Christmas pancakes using cookie cutters
Festive Lights have loads of Christmas decor hacks on their site but my favourite is the idea about varnishing gingerbread cookies!
Use paper plates to make these amazing lollipop decorations for outside
Use a tomato cage to make a lit up Christmas tree with this cool Christmas hack from 17 Apart
Make some Santa footprints following this sweet hack from Little Hiccups
Queen of the Free shares five Christmas hacks but my favourite is using dental floss and cranberries to make festive garlands!
Turn your fridge into a giant snowman with this idea from Hands on as we Grow
Make sure your home smells of Christmas with this great idea from Half Baked Harvest
Got something that’s terrible to wrap? We shared how to make a simple paper gift bag
Getting ready for Christmas? Make sure you check out these 20 Gift Wrapping Hacks that will make your gifts easier to wrap and much prettier too!
More hacks you need!
Love hacks? Me too and I love sharing them here, why not check out these sanity saving school morning hacks, how I got my whole house tidy by moving one thing or these parenting hacks for trips to the park
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