Thursday, December 20, 2007

Christmas Meme Too Also As Well

1. Wrapping paper or gift bags? Paper

2. Real tree or artificial? Artificial skinny pre-lit. Sigh. Barely can fit a sock monkey on it.

3. When do you put up the tree? The day after Thanksgiving.

4. When do you take the tree down? January first or second.

5. Do you like eggnog? Yes. Also them eggnog shakes from McDonalds.

6. Favorite gift received as a child? Fred the stuffed dog, still have him.

7. Do you have a nativity scene? Yes. Was my great grandma's.

8. Hardest person to buy for? My dad.

9. Easiest person to buy for? My kids.

10. Worst Christmas gift you ever received? Weaving kit to make hot pads in first grade.

11. Mail or email Christmas cards? Mail, in a perfect world.

12. Favorite Christmas Movies: The Man Who Came To Dinner, Little Women, It's A Wonderful Life, Holiday Inn, White Christmas, Charlie Brown Christmas, A Christmas Carol...I basically love 'em all.

13. When do you start shopping for Christmas? Hopefully this Friday.

14. Have you ever recycled a Christmas present? Keep your eyes peeled for your new weaving kit.

15. Favorite thing to eat at Christmas? My Grandma Tookie's chip dip.

16. Clear lights or colored on the tree? Colored big old fashioned ones. Mine are small clear ones. On my pre-lit skinny tree.

17. Five Favorite Christmas songs? Sleigh Ride, Baby It's Cold Outside, Charlie Brown Christmas Theme (Lucy & Linus), Oh Come Oh Come Emmanuel, Dreidel Dreidel Dreidel.

18. Most Annoying Christmas song? All I Want For Christmas is You by Mariah Carey

19. Travel at Christmas or stay home? Stay home! All the time! Even when it isn't Christmas!

20. Can you name all of Santa's reindeer? Grumpy, Sneezy, Doc, Harpo, Groucho and Chico

21. Angel or Star on top of the tree? Angel with a dog face.

22. Open the presents Christmas Eve or morning? Both.

23. Most annoying thing about this time of year? Working instead of celebrating.

24. Favorite Christmas Apparel? Pajamas

25. What I love most about Christmas? It's when I feel most myself...redeemed.

Pic: The Mr. with the Holy Family (Top Left); Sock Monkeys (Top Right); Dog Angel (Bottom Right)


Mrs. Mac said...

That does it ... I'm flying in (on my broom) tomorrow to beat up Dean. You poor thing having a tree that is pencil thin ... did he get it on clearance or what? ;) I have extra fat colored lights ... maybe they would make it look sorta pretty.

Amrita said...

I like #24.
I actually wore PJs the whole day, innocently. They were a gift from my sis in Canada and for india they looked so good so I just wore them.My sis nearly died of laughing when i told her.

Louise said...

Thara, why didn't you like the weaving kit? I would have loved a weaving kit when I was a kid, but to be honest, I don't think they made 'em way back then.