Tuesday, November 25, 2008

Get in the spirit.....


1. Wrapping paper or gift bags? Gift bags, seriously whoever started this trend I Love You!

2. Real tree or Artificial? Real, love the smell and love picking out a tree.

3. When do you put up the tree? Thanksgiving weekend.

4. When do you take the tree down? After New Years, I like it up and then want it down ASAP.
5. Do you like eggnog? Yes and mixed w/ Vernors.

6. Favorite gift received as a child? I can't remember Santa was always so generous.

7. Hardest person to buy for? My Dad, he loves power tools and I know nothing about what is good.

8. Easiest person to buy for? Will, he likes so many toys it is a piece of cake.

9. Do you have a nativity scene? No, I need one.

10. Mail or email Christmas cards? Email??? Christmas Cards. I love sending and receiving Christmas cards.

11.Worst Christmas gift you ever received? One time at a work party I received hangers that had knitted covers with really ugly colors. . :(

12. Favorite Christmas Movie? Home Alone

13. When do you start shopping for
Christmas? After Thanksgiving but this year I started early for Will.

14. Have you ever recycled a Christmas present? Never.

15. Favorite thing to eat at Christmas? Mashed sweet potatoes, cheesey party potatoes and Christmas cookies that I make (that is when I make them)

16. Lights on the tree? Yes - lots.

17. Favorite Christmas song? I love Christmas music but a few favorites are "Jingle Bell Rock", "I Saw Mama Kissing Santa Clause" and many more!
18. Travel at Christmas or stay home? Stay home.

19. Can you name all of Santa's reindeer's? not
a chance.

20. Angel on the tree top or a star? A Dalmation Dog Angel

21. Open the presents Christmas Eve or morning.
Both but do not ever open all presents on Christmas Eve, we did this and it was a major disappointment.

22. Most annoying thing about this time of the
year? The lines at stores and that it is all over in one day!

23. Favorite ornament theme or color? I have ornaments from when I was a kid and they are treasured keepsakes.

Favorite for Christmas dinner? Turkey, Sweet Potatoes and pumpkin cheesecake of course!

25. What do you want for Christmas this
year? New Ugg Slippers, my old pair need to be retired.
Tag you are it now, go ahead and grab it and answer the questions at your blog.


Ali said...

Great list! I'm all for technology but not when it comes to Christmas cards--it's snail mail for me too:)

Anonymous said...

Oh this is so cool :) And since we're tagged don't mind if we do LOL :)

Allison said...

I loved it! I have written all of my answers to this meme and it is scheduled to post on Friday after Thanksgiving. I hope you'll come over and visit me then to check it out (I even gave you a shout out)!

Love the blog...found you via Renee at Cutie Booty Cakes...I'll be back for sure.

Jenni Jiggety said...

Oh I like this Meme! I am filing it away...

Gina @ Six in the Country said...

You are the fifth blog I have read this week mentioning pumpkin cheesecake (and it's only Tuesday!).

I think God is telling me something.... :)

Have a great Thanksgiving!

Renée aka Mekhismom said...

This is a great meme. You have given me an idea.

Clare said...

i love this! i am going to have to do it! great answers btw..who sends christmas card via email?? that is just wrong!

Anonymous said...

Love doing this meme, I have receieved it several times through email. Hope you have a wonderful Thanksgiving.

Laura said...

This is so cute! I don't have a blog, so I sent it to a friend who does.

Anonymous said...

Ha ha, love your answers. And sweet potatoes are the BEST! I did one too here.

Happy Holidays!

Andrea said...

Hey Kristen,

I have never heard of Vernors and eggnog...I will have to try it..I like both. Hope you are doing well. Love your blog ;)