Wednesday, December 12, 2007

Meme Time: 25 things About Christmas!

I don't know what about me can't resist memes! If you feel like doing it, leave me a comment so I can read your post, too. ;) Thanks to Kacie for this one!

1. Wrapping paper or gift bags? Wrapping paper, but gift bags for those awkwardly-shaped items.
2. Real tree or Artificial? Artificial.
3. When do you put up the tree? Usually the day after Thanksgiving, definitely the first of Advent.
4. When do you take the tree down? We aim for the Epiphany, usually around January 7th.

5. Do you like egg nog? NO.
6. Favorite gift received as a child? That's a hard one! My Little Pony castle?
7. Do you have a nativity scene? A gorgeous DiGiovanni one my in-laws bought us in Frankenmuth
8. Hardest person to buy for? My husband!
9. Easiest person to buy for? My children
10. Mail or email Christmas cards? Good ol' fashioned snail mail. ;)
11. Worst Christmas gift you ever received? Umm....hard again. A skirt that looked like it was rally meant for a senior citizen?!
12. Favorite Christmas Movie? Original Miracle on
34th Street, or It's a Wonderful Life
13. When do you start shopping for Christmas? By October
14. Have you ever recycled a Christmas present? Not that I recall
15. Favorite thing to eat at Christmas? homemade chocolate chip cookies. My sister's rock!
16. Clear lights or colored on the tree? Colored!
17. Favorite Christmas song? God Rest Ye Merry Gentleman by
BNL and Sarah McGlaughlin
18. Travel at Christmas or stay home? Alternate each year. This year it's my side of the family, so 550+ miles to SC.
19. Can you name all of Santa’s reindeer? Of course.
20. Angel on the tree top or a star? Angel this year
21. Open the presents Christmas Eve or morning? Christmas Eve, but Santa's Christmas morning, of course!
22. Most annoying thing about this time of year? Traffic and money.
23. Favorite ornament theme or color? My boys' Keepsake Hallmark Ornaments
24. Favorite for Christmas dinner? My mom always does appetizers galore. Actually, pigs in a
25 . What do you want for Christmas this year? A house!! One of these days...clothes and a new SSC baby carrier. ;)

Merry Christmas!!!

1 comment:

Morgan Leigh said...

Love the meme. :) My hubby is the hardest to buy for on my list, as well. LOL.

Oh, and I love the pictures below. :)