Wednesday, December 20, 2006

christmas meme

1. Egg nog or hot chocolate? egg nog (because i can drink ho-cho any other time, but you can only get egg nog around christmas)
2. Does Santa wrap presents or just sit them under the tree? Santa (aka me) wraps them.
3. Colored lights on tree/house or white? White lights on the tree (much to the chagrin of hubby) and no lights on our apartment, yet!
4. Do you hang mistletoe? hmmm, i wonder where i could get some. I
5. When do you put your decorations up? we got our tree up the first saturday of the month, and i love it. i used to hate decorating for christmas but if i could i'd leave my tree up all year long, it makes me sooooo happy. i should put a picture on here.
6. What is your favorite holiday dish (excluding dessert)? stuffing, seriously love love love the stuff.
7. Favorite holiday memory as a child: opening one present on christmas eve, and it was ALWAYS pajamas, then having a slumber party with all my siblings, waking up and opening presents in the new pajamas.
8. When and how did you learn the truth about Santa? probably from one of my sisters
9. Do you open a gift on Christmas Eve? please refer to item number 6 - a tradition that i really need to start with my hubby!
10. How do you decorate your Christmas tree? all of my random ornaments, plus the bright colored ones that i LOVE - red, pink, aqua, lime green, and a giant shiny red star on top!
11. Snow! Love it or dread it? love to visit it, glad i don't live in it anymore.
12. Can you ice skate? i've only done it once, but i didn't fall at all, so i would say yes.
13. Do you remember your favorite gift? no gifts really stand out, i don't think christmas has ever really been about the presents.
14. What’s the most important thing about the holidays for you? family and remembering the true meaning of christmas -- and it isn't Santa.
15. What is your favorite holiday dessert? english toffee
16. What is your favorite holiday tradition? pajamas -- as disussed earlier.
17. What tops your tree? giant shiny red star, love it!
18. Which do you prefer, giving or receiving? giving, but i never know what to give.
19. What is your favorite Christmas song? It Came upon a Midnight Clear, i think, but i like them all
20. Candy canes: yes please
21. Favorite Christmas movie? a christmas story, christmas vacation, and how the grinch stole christmas (animated)
22. What do you leave for Santa? hmmm, might have to actually start leaving him something i suppose.

1 comment:

Nicola said...

funny funny funny