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We always buy real trees but I've been looking at these fake ones and they're looking better and more real.
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by on Oct. 13, 2012 at 3:01 PM
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by Gold Member on Oct. 13, 2012 at 9:18 PM

we did real until i figured out my daughter was allergic to them..Now we only do fake trees.

by Brian's Lil Vixen on Oct. 13, 2012 at 9:27 PM

Had fake ones growing up. Prefer the real ones. But if that's what you like, go for it. 

by Silver Member on Oct. 13, 2012 at 9:29 PM
I used to say that but then I found out my son is allergic to trees so fake it is.
there are certain advantages to it but I miss the real tree smell.

Quoting Leelee1008:

same here! I have always said a fake tree will NEVER go in my home as long as im still alive and kickin.

Quoting Eviesmommy:

Quoting lasombrs:

i like the smell of real ones

Me too. I grew up with a real tree every year. I couldn't imagine doing it any other way.

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by Ruby Member on Oct. 14, 2012 at 5:44 AM
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I have to have a fake one due to allergies.

by CeeCee on Oct. 14, 2012 at 7:42 AM
We use a fake one
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by Platinum Member on Oct. 14, 2012 at 7:47 AM
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Cant do fake. I love the tradition of wandering field after field of christmas trees to find the perfect one. It just wouldnt be the same to wander aisle after aisle in walmart lol
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by Platinum Member on Oct. 14, 2012 at 7:48 AM

I have a fake tree, prelit. I like it.

I can't smell pine (totally desensitized to it, because of my hometown), and I'm paranoid about real trees catching on fire, which I know is rare but it still wigs me out. PLUS I don't have to vacuum 800x a day, I love my Dyson don't get me wrong, I just don't want to waltz with it that much. 1x a day should really be sufficient for vacuuming.

by on Oct. 14, 2012 at 7:50 AM
They never look as good in my home as in the store. The last prelit I had also only worked the first year, after storing it I managed to break the lights :/
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by on Oct. 14, 2012 at 7:52 AM
I will have real this year :)
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by Amanda on Oct. 14, 2012 at 8:07 AM
We have one. I do love the real ones though.
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