How to Make a Astro Weenie Christmas Tree

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How to Make a Astro Weenie Christmas Tree
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Take protective plastic off styrofoam cone.

Take protective plastic off styrofoam cone.

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Tear off a large piece of tin foil, about six inches longer than cone.  I used heavy duty weight of foil.

Tear off a large piece of tin foil, about six inches longer than cone. I used heavy duty weight of foil.

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Wrap cone tightly in foil, using double sided tape on edge of foil to seal.

Wrap cone tightly in foil, using double sided tape on edge of foil to seal.

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Have all vegetables washed, dried and in bite size pieces.  Cut cheese into chunks.

Have all vegetables washed, dried and in bite size pieces. Cut cheese into chunks.

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Drain pineapple & pickles and let sit to really dry. Use paper towels to soak up extra moisture.  You want the ingredients dry when put on the tree.

Drain pineapple & pickles and let sit to really dry. Use paper towels to soak up extra moisture. You want the ingredients dry when put on the tree.

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Since my tree was going to travel 30 minutes to a party, I needed it to arrive in one piece.   I used hot glue to attach it to the glass plate, knowing I could easily get the glue off afterwards.

Since my tree was going to travel 30 minutes to a party, I needed it to arrive in one piece. I used hot glue to attach it to the glass plate, knowing I could easily get the glue off afterwards.

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Now comes the fun part!  Stick ingredients on a toothpick and start attaching to the cone.  Make a pattern, or just attach any which way.

Now comes the fun part! Stick ingredients on a toothpick and start attaching to the cone. Make a pattern, or just attach any which way.

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Continue to fill in......

Continue to fill in......

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This is about a 15 inch tall cone, and it took about one hour to fill this tree in.

This is about a 15 inch tall cone, and it took about one hour to fill this tree in.

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For a tree topper, I took six icicle ornaments and stuck them in the top of the tree.

For a tree topper, I took six icicle ornaments and stuck them in the top of the tree.

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Ready to party!

Ready to party!

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