December 21, 2009

I figure it's only once a year, so why not? Thank to Noodleroux, I am playing along!

1. Have you started your Christmas shopping? Started and finished on this past Friday!

2. Tell me about your special traditions: We eat M&M's for breakfast while we open stockings and presents on Christmas morning. We have a special glass sleigh that we put them in.

3. When do you put up your tree? Whenever I get around to it.

4. Are you a Black Friday shopper? With the exception of this year, YES!!!! Love to do it, crowds and all.

5. Do you travel at Christmas or stay home? I stay home and my mom comes to me.

6. What is your funniest Christmas memory? Too many good ones to pick from.....

7. What is your favorite Christmas movie of all time? It's A Wonderful Life

8. Do you do your own Christmas baking? What is your favorite treat? I really don't like to bake cookies but I like to make treats! I like to make Caramel Squares (made from cereal) and a spicy chex mix.

9. Fake or real tree? For the first time in my life I have a fake tree.

10. What day does the actual panic set in to get it all done? Around December 15th.....

11. Are you still wrapping presents on Christmas Eve? No. I am impatiently waiting for the kids to go to bed so I can fill their stockings......

12. What is your favorite family fun time at Christmas? Hometown Christmas Parade.

13. What Christmas craft do you like best? Cards...... I usually make my own.

14. Christmas music, yes or no? And if yes, what is your favorite song? Yes, yes yes to Christmas Music. Although, especially when you are out shopping, it can get a little old as it seems every store has the same cd they play over and over and over again. Favorite song, "All I want for Christmas is you" by Mariah Carey.

15. When do you plan to finish all your shopping? Done, done and done!

16. Do you know the names of all of Santa’s reindeer {without googling it}? Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Donner, Blitzen. And do you recalllllll the most famous reindeer of all? Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer.

17. When do you take down your Christmas tree? New Year's Day, or there abouts. Depends on the hangover.

18. Hardest person to buy for? My boss.

19. Easiest person to buy for? My daughter.

20. Angel on the tree top or a star? Neither. I have a sparkly white snowflake.

21. Most annoying thing about this time of year? Other people in the store. Don't they know I am coming shopping and to get out of my way?

22. What do you want for Christmas? A coffee grinder.

C'mon ... you know you wanna play along. Copy and paste the questions into your blog ... then spread some Christmas cheer by leaving a link back to Heather, the originator of this meme. She’ll even go back and add your link to the list if you participate.

1 comment:

Cha Cha said...


I can't help myself ... I love that Mariah Carey song, too. Love it. Want to dance to it.

Merry Christmas, Banjo!