Ours is a very small tree. It is small and fake, but still fairly adorable, and I think we'll have it until it falls apart someday.
I was talking yesterday with someone who buys a new ornament for her tree every year. I thought this was a sweet idea that I might try, too, until I realized that I would probably have to stop the year after next because our little tree would be too full for me to add any more decorations.
Besides, I don't like buying ornaments. I'd much rather make them. While I don't know that I'll have time to make anything new this year--eleven days!--maybe you're feeling crafty. If so, here are a few ornament-making projects that have caught my eye: