Sunday, November 30, 2008

The Countdown Begins

Welcome to the Christmas edition of getting to know your friends.

1. Wrapping paper or gift bags? Usually paper.

2. Real tree or Artificial? Real, and we hunt it ourselves.

3. When do you put up the tree? Usually the first weekend in December.

4. When do you take the tree down? Depends, but always before January 1.

5. Do you like eggnog? Not much.

6. Favorite gift received as a child? I remember getting a bike...

7. Hardest person to buy for? My parents.

8. Easiest person to buy for? Myself...just kidding. (kinda) The kids are easy too.

9. Do you have a nativity scene? About 3 or 4

10. Mail or email Christmas cards? Mail

11. Worst Christmas gift you ever received? Chocolate Covered Cherries. They ruin perfectly good chocolate.

12. Favorite Christmas Movie? The Polar Express

13. When do you start shopping for Christmas? Usually in the summer.

14. Have you ever recycled a Christmas present? yes

15. Favorite thing to eat at Christmas? Fudge.

16. Lights on the tree? The more the better.

17. Favorite Christmas song? Silent Night...

18. Travel at Christmas or stay home? Both

19. Can you name all of Santa's reindeer? Yes

20. Angel on the tree top or a star? Angel

21. Open the presents Christmas Eve or morning? (As soon as I find them.) The 'official' family opening is on the Eve.

22. Most annoying thing about this time of the year? Commercials to convince my kids they need more...more...more.

23. Favorite ornament theme or color? I have a Santa collection that I treasure.

24. What do you want for Christmas this year? Toys.

25. What do you leave for Santa? Cookies, fudge, milk and carrots for the reindeer.


Nelson's Nest said...

May you get all the toys you are hoping for this year :)

I can't wait for the big tree hunt minus the semi rolling blizard.

Lindsay said...

Love this!! and I love that you came to the party tonight!!

Thank you, thank you!! I hope you had a GREAT time :)

Blessings to you the remainder of the week and this joyous holiday season!

** seeing you tonight reminded me why I enjoy you so much - you are truly a "light!"


The Stalker said...

It is good to hear that marc is hunting and actually coming home with something