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Old 11-21-2008, 11:20 AM
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1. Wrapping paper or gift bags? Wrapping Paper

2. Real tree or artificial? real

3. When do you put up the tree? Usually the weekend after Thanksgiving, but this year I'm hoping for the week after that.

4. When do you take the tree down? weekend after christmas

5. Do you like eggnog? not really. I'm lactose intolerant so I can't drink it.

6. Favorite gift received as a child? a music box that played silent night

7. Hardest person to buy for? My husband

8. Easiest person to buy for? My kids

9. Do you have a nativity scene? no

10. Mail or email Christmas cards? Mail

11. Worst Christmas gift you ever received? I don't want to re-open old wounds or bring anyone else down, so I'll leave this alone.

12. Favorite Christmas Movie? too many to name just one

13. When do you start shopping for Christmas? the paycheck just before christmas

14. Have you ever recycled a Christmas present? yes

15. Favorite thing to eat at Christmas? cookies!!

16. Lights on the tree? yes, and they are set to a specific blinking pattern

17. Favorite Christmas song? O' Holy Night and Carol of the Bells

18. Travel at Christmas or stay home? Stay home

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

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

21. Open the presents Christmas Eve or morning? Both, each person gets to open a family gift on Christmas Eve. Everything else gets opened on Christmas day.

22. Most annoying thing about this time of the year? People assuming that you can give and give and give to charity without stopping to thikn that maybe you're not able to help.

23. Favorite ornament theme or color? Clear and patterned so they show off the twinkle of the lights

24. Favorite for Christmas dinner? Turkey

25. what do you want for Christmas this year? a new dining room table,a digital camera,some clothes, a ring...

26. Who is most likely to respond to this? maureen

27. Who is least likely to respond to this? radionjond

28. Favorite thing about Christmas? It's the birth of the Savior, Being with family and frie
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Old 11-21-2008, 01:22 PM
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1. Wrapping paper or gift bags? Wrapping Paper

2. Real tree or artificial? Artificial (all 5 of them)

3. When do you put up the tree? Couple go up before Thanksgiving, the rest Thanksgiving night or weekend.

4. When do you take the tree down? First weekend in Jan, sometimes New Years Day.

5. Do you like eggnog? Yes

6. Favorite gift received as a child? atari set

7. Hardest person to buy for? Father in law and his family

8. Easiest person to buy for? my kids and hubby

9. Do you have a nativity scene? Yes

10. Mail or email Christmas cards? Mail

11. Worst Christmas gift you ever received? A purple one piece jumpsuit from my aunt when I was 16. Never wore it.

12. Favorite Christmas Movie? National Lampoon Christmas Vacation and White Christmas

13. When do you start shopping for Christmas? Dec 26th

14. Have you ever recycled a Christmas present? yes

15. Favorite thing to eat at Christmas? Homemade cookies!!!!

16. Lights on the tree? Main tree and family room tree are multi, the reset are clear.

17. Favorite Christmas song? The Christmas Song & Mary did you know.

18. Travel at Christmas or stay home? Stay home.

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

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

21. Open the presents Christmas Eve or morning? Kids open their gift from each other and get to open 1 gift from their grandmother on Christmas Eve, the rest get opened on Christmas Day.

22. Most annoying thing about this time of the year? Complainers!

23. Favorite ornament theme or color? Too many to name

24. Favorite for Christmas dinner? Turkey/stuffing or Ham/homemade mac and cheese.

25. what do you want for Christmas this year? A WHITE Christmas

26. Who is most likely to respond to this? Not sure

27. Who is least likely to respond to this? ? don't know

28. Favorite thing about Christmas? Everything!!!!
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Old 11-21-2008, 01:38 PM
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1. Wrapping paper or gift bags? usually wrapping paper, sometimes gift bags

2. Real tree or artificial? real one

3. When do you put up the tree? christmas eve or day before eve

4. When do you take the tree down? Sometime the first week of January

5. Do you like eggnog? never taste

6. Favorite gift received as a child? electric typewriter

7. Hardest person to buy for? maybe my brothers children

8. Easiest person to buy for? Husband

9. Do you have a nativity scene? no

10. Mail or email Christmas cards? both, and txt messages

11. Worst Christmas gift you ever received? donīt remember

12. Favorite Christmas Movie? The polar express

13. When do you start shopping for Christmas? it depends, this year november

14. Have you ever recycled a Christmas present? No

15. Favorite thing to eat at Christmas? chockolade

16. Lights on the tree? Multi-colored and natural

17. Favorite Christmas song? some finnish christmas songs

18. Travel at Christmas or stay home? Stay home.

19. Can you name all of Santa's reindeer's? No

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

21. Open the presents Christmas Eve or morning? Eve

22. Most annoying thing about this time of the year? rush

23. Favorite ornament theme or color? Red

24. Favorite for Christmas dinner? christmas ham

25. what do you want for Christmas this year? a positive pregnancy test

26. Who is most likely to respond to this?

27. Who is least likely to respond to this? ?

28. Favorite thing about Christmas? long holiday, being with family and message of Christmas
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Old 11-21-2008, 03:06 PM
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1. Wrapping paper or gift bags? wrapping paper

2. Real tree or artificial? both

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

4. When do you take the tree down? after college football's national title game

5. Do you like eggnog? yes

6. Favorite gift received as a child? tonka fire truck (made with metal, not plastic)

7. Hardest person to buy for? no probs here

8. Easiest person to buy for? my mother

9. Do you have a nativity scene? yes and a inflatable one, too!

10. Mail or email Christmas cards? mail

11. Worst Christmas gift you ever received? never got a bad one

12. Favorite Christmas Movie? It's a Wonderful Life

13. When do you start shopping for Christmas? Dec 26th

14. Have you ever recycled a Christmas present? recycle no, yard sale yes

15. Favorite thing to eat at Christmas? martha washington candy

16. Lights on the tree? both clear and multi

17. Favorite Christmas song? O Holy Night

18. Travel at Christmas or stay home? home with the fam

19. Can you name all of Santa's reindeer's? if I sing it, I can

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

21. Open the presents Christmas Eve or morning? both

22. Most annoying thing about this time of the year? nothing, greatest time of the year

23. Favorite ornament theme or color? red green

24. Favorite for Christmas dinner? shucking some oysters

25. What do you want for Christmas this year? don't have the slightest idea

26. Who is most likely to respond to this? all Christmas lovers who like these types of threads (like me)

27. Who is least likely to respond to this? Billy Bob Thornton

28. Favorite thing about Christmas? Family and Friends

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Old 11-22-2008, 02:47 AM
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1. Wrapping paper or gift bags? Both, bags are just easier for some things

2. Real tree or artificial? Love real, but own artificial

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

4. When do you take the tree down? Anytime before New Year's

5. Do you like eggnog? No thanks!

6. Favorite gift received as a child? NKOTB stuff

7. Hardest person to buy for? Everyone

8. Easiest person to buy for? No one

9. Do you have a nativity scene? No

10. Mail or email Christmas cards? Mail

11. Worst Christmas gift you ever received? My ex husband

12. Favorite Christmas Movie? A Christmas Story etc...

13. When do you start shopping for Christmas? When I can afford it

14. Have you ever recycled a Christmas present? No

15. Favorite thing to eat at Christmas? Cookies, chocolate covered cherries

16. Lights on the tree? Multi-colored. White/clear are pretty too.

17. Favorite Christmas song? Silver Bells, Breath of Heaven etc...

18. Travel at Christmas or stay home? Stay home!

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

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

21. Open the presents Christmas Eve or morning? Daughter opens 1 (Jammies/socks etc) on Christmas Eve, everything else on Christmas Day

22. Most annoying thing about this time of the year? The economy

23. Favorite ornament theme or color? Red, Green, Silver

24. Favorite for Christmas dinner? Ham

25. What do you want for Christmas this year? For my mom to be okay, for my daughter to have a decent Christmas, contentment, peace

26. Who is most likely to respond to this? Not sure

27. Who is least likely to respond to this? No clue

28. Favorite thing about Christmas? Family
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Old 11-22-2008, 04:59 AM
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1. Wrapping paper or gift bags? wrapping paper

2. Real tree or artificial? artificial (real trees leave too much mess!)

3. When do you put up the tree? usually 1st december, but 30th nov this year
4. When do you take the tree down? first week in january

5. Do you like eggnog? never tried it, but desperatley want to

6. Favorite gift received as a child? my sylvanian families house

7. Hardest person to buy for? my partner

8. Easiest person to buy for? my mum, i just give her money

9. Do you have a nativity scene? no, but may get one this year

10. Mail or email Christmas cards? mail

11. Worst Christmas gift you ever received? a love songs album, when i was 8, lol!

12. Favorite Christmas Movie? love actually

13. When do you start shopping for Christmas? end of november

14. Have you ever recycled a Christmas present? no

15. Favorite thing to eat at Christmas? anything and everything - yum!

16. Lights on the tree? clear

17. Favorite Christmas song? fairytale of new york

18. Travel at Christmas or stay home? go out, visiting family

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

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

21. Open the presents Christmas Eve or morning? christmas morning

22. Most annoying thing about this time of the year? it goes too soon, oh and all the scrooges

23. Favorite ornament theme or color? victorian christmas

24. Favorite for Christmas dinner? chinese food on christmas day, traditional turkey on boxing day (dec 26th)

25. what do you want for Christmas this year? good health for my family and loved ones

26. Who is most likely to respond to this? everyone

27. Who is least likely to respond to this? no-one

28. Favorite thing about Christmas? being with family
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1. Wrapping paper or gift bags? wrappin paper...gift bags are nice, too...but I like the effort being put in wrapping

2. Real tree or artificial? real...I would never put a fake one in my house (for those who do....cool...I just donīt want them)

3. When do you put up the tree? 1st or 2nd week of December

4. When do you take the tree down? first week of December probably

5. Do you like eggnog? I donīt know...never tried it

6. Favorite gift received as a child? honestly....I loved all of my presents as a child..except clothes...

7. Hardest person to buy for? my grandparents...they have everything already

8. Easiest person to buy for? My 2-year-old daughter

9. Do you have a nativity scene? Yes, three, one normal sized one, one miniature and one from Fisher Prize Little People

10. Mail or email Christmas cards? Mail

11. Worst Christmas gift you ever received? ?

12. Favorite Christmas Movie? thatīs a hard one....I like Scrooged

13. When do you start shopping for Christmas? this yera the first present came in June

14. Have you ever recycled a Christmas present? No, never

15. Favorite thing to eat at Christmas? everything that is good

16. Lights on the tree? Multi-colored

17. Favorite Christmas song? Silent Night and The Christmas Song (only sung by Nat King Cole)

18. Travel at Christmas or stay home? Stay home.

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

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

21. Open the presents Christmas Eve or morning? Christmas Eve....Iīm from Germany....thatīs how we do it

22. Most annoying thing about this time of the year? that Iīm always short of money...

23. Favorite ornament theme or color? red and gold

24. Favorite for Christmas dinner? turkey, chicken....anything thatīs yummie

25. what do you want for Christmas this year? the game and nas cdīs

26. Who is most likely to respond to this? Not sure

27. Who is least likely to respond to this? ?

28. Favorite thing about Christmas? Jesus...without him..of course thereīs no Christmas....and of course being with my family and friends
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1. Wrapping paper or gift bags? both but, mostly wrapping paper.

2. Real tree or artificial? Artificial

3. When do you put up the tree? Usually the day after Thanksgiving but, I've been decorating the entire game room in the weeks leading up to Thanksgiving and saving my main tree for the day after.

4. When do you take the tree down? After January 9th.

5. Do you like eggnog? Yuk! No!!!

6. Favorite gift received as a child? My little dog Misty. She was a miniture poodle and lived for 19 years.

7. Hardest person to buy for? My dad and his wife.

8. Easiest person to buy for? My mom.

9. Do you have a nativity scene? Yes.

10. Mail or email Christmas cards? Mail mostly but, I email too just for fun!

11. Worst Christmas gift you ever received? I don't know if I ever got a bad gift. I think that it's nice someone would even give me something.

12. Favorite Christmas Movie? A Christmas Story and Christmas Vacation

13. When do you start shopping for Christmas? Anytime after Christmas that I spot something someone might like! Could be Jan. could be Dec. 26th, who knows!

14. Have you ever recycled a Christmas present? Yes, if it's something that I really couldn't use and I didn't open it or use it in anyway. One year I forgot to buy something for my husband's step mother so I gave her the bath and body works gift basket that my mom gave me the night before. It was an easy gift to give because it was already packaged up, was for a woman, I didn't use it or open it and I don't usually use all of that stuff anyway.

15. Favorite thing to eat at Christmas? Sugar cookies

16. Lights on the tree? clear

17. Favorite Christmas song? I'm not sure, there's so many. We need a little Christmas, Christmas Bride, Rockin' around the Christmas tree, just to name a few.

18. Travel at Christmas or stay home? Stay home, for sure!

19. Can you name all of Santa's reindeer's? Yes! Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixin, Comet, Cupid, Donner (Donder), Blitzen and Rudolph.

20. Angel on the tree top or a star? Angel on main tree, bows on other trees.

21. Open the presents Christmas Eve or morning? Both. We go to my mom's for Christmas Eve and then go to my mother-in-law's Christmas day.

22. Most annoying thing about this time of the year? People who complain about this time of year! and that it goes too fast!

23. Favorite ornament theme or color? crystal, gold and burgundy.

24. Favorite for Christmas dinner? Turkey

25. what do you want for Christmas this year? Lots of stuff but, I'd be happy if my brother could find a job and find true happiness in life.

26. Who is most likely to respond to this? Not sure

27. Who is least likely to respond to this? ?

28. Favorite thing about Christmas? The special feeling that comes only with this time of the year, Christmas music and Christmas decorations! Gathering with family as well.
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Old 11-22-2008, 01:32 PM
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1. Wrapping paper or gift bags? both but, mostly wrapping paper.
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2. Real tree or artificial? Artificial, would love real but family have allergies

3. When do you put up the tree? Usually , the weekend after Thanksgiving.
4. When do you take the tree down? Before January 1

5. Do you like eggnog? yes homemade

6. Favorite gift received as a child? A little stool that was like blue and brown I wore it out .

7. Hardest person to buy for? My husband he usually has to buy it so I can wrap it.

8. Easiest person to buy for? My daughter.

9. Do you have a nativity scene? A card board one made from Christmas cards.

10. Mail or email Christmas cards? Mail, its the only way to go.

11. Worst Christmas gift you ever received? Cant remember ever getting one or just blocked the memory.

12. Favorite Christmas Movie? A White Christmas with Bing Crosby

13. When do you start shopping for Christmas? My Husband does this because I always have to work and prefer to have him window shop and tell me to go get it later if I need to. I like to make Christmas.

14. Have you ever recycled a Christmas present? Yes, we have a group that is called the Christmas circle and this is especially for this. Kinda started as a joke.

15. Favorite thing to eat at Christmas? Sugar coated roasted pecans

16. Lights on the tree? clear

17. Favorite Christmas song? Silent Night

18. Travel at Christmas or stay home? Would love to stay home be we have to go to my inlaws on Christmas Eve, then to my parents on Christmas Morning!

19. Can you name all of Santa's reindeer's? Yes! Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixin, Comet, Cupid, Donner (Donder), Blitzen and Rudolph.

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

21. Open the presents Christmas Eve or morning? Both. We go to my in laws Christmas Eve and then go to my parents Christmas morning.

22. Most annoying thing about this time of the year? The rush

23. Favorite ornament theme or color? I have multiple Moon shaped and star shaped ornaments I have been collecting since I got married.

24. Favorite for Christmas dinner? Pecan pie

25. what do you want for Christmas this year? My mother and father to stay healthy

26. Who is most likely to respond to this? ?

27. Who is least likely to respond to this? ?

28. Favorite thing about Christmas? I love the music .
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