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OK, it's a new year, a time for new beginnings and a fresh start. Keep this in mind as you're putting all of your decorations away for Christmas organizing. Start from scratch with EMPTY storage containers and fill them with the items that go together. One box might hold all your outside lights and decorations. Another might contain your wreaths and nativity set. All tree decorations go in another box (or two or three). The key is to keep it simple and LABEL everything. Next year you can do your decorating in steps. Just grab the appropriate box and go! No more searching through dozens of boxes for one particular item.