I always try to keep my Christmas tree around as long as possible. Nothing says Christmas like the fresh, crisp smell of a Christmas tree and it’s always nice to see it full of needles and shining bright with lights. One of the main problems with Christmas trees though is they die too soon and drop needles all over the place. But here’s a neat little trick to extend its life: add a little sugar to the water when you water your tree. Sugar is a great way to extend the life of your tree!