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How old were your kids when they started helping you decorate the tree?

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FelipesMom

Asked by FelipesMom at 10:55 AM on Dec. 2, 2010 in Holidays

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  • Our kids were 3 1/2, 5, and 7 when we adopted them and they've helped decorate always. I love handing them the ornaments and then they hang them on the tree. When they were little, they hung most of them on the top half of the tree but now, 11 years later, they hang most of them on the top half of the tree!
    ceallaigh

    Answer by ceallaigh at 5:10 PM on Dec. 2, 2010

  • since they were old enough to walk :) last year i was pregnant with my third, and my other two were 3 and 1. they both helped :) this year only my oldest (now 4) had interest in helping. the younger two have interest in helping take everything off the tree lol....
    tnm786

    Answer by tnm786 at 10:56 AM on Dec. 2, 2010

  • my eldest was 3 years old the youngest was about the same age
    FierceMomBear

    Answer by FierceMomBear at 10:58 AM on Dec. 2, 2010

  • My son is 2 and a half and this is the first year he helped put ornaments on the tree.
    bethany169

    Answer by bethany169 at 10:59 AM on Dec. 2, 2010

  • Colin is 2 and LOVED it
    rebeccadac

    Answer by rebeccadac at 11:01 AM on Dec. 2, 2010

  • Mine started as soon as they could walk. We put child-safe soft ornaments on the bottom of the tree, so the little ones put those ones up.
    mama10johnsons

    Answer by mama10johnsons at 11:01 AM on Dec. 2, 2010

  • He helped this year and he is three
    Raindew

    Answer by Raindew at 11:35 AM on Dec. 2, 2010

  • since they were old enough to walk as well. my 13 month old just helped! granted she took more off than she put on, but thats okay(:
    mohme2three

    Answer by mohme2three at 11:42 AM on Dec. 2, 2010

  • Spud had just turned two I think. This was the first year (he's 4 now) that he really was completely interested in the decorating though.
    Groovyflor1

    Answer by Groovyflor1 at 12:21 PM on Dec. 2, 2010

  • As soon as they could walk..they love all the lights and ornaments it's so much fun!!
    Sunflower722

    Answer by Sunflower722 at 1:15 PM on Dec. 2, 2010