A word fitly spoken is like apples of gold in pictures of silver.
Proverbs 25:11

Wednesday, December 17, 2008

Christmas Meme--changed #12



I have see this go around and thought I would join in.
1. Wrapping paper or gift bags - I love the EASE of Gift bags...but do both
2. Real tree or artificial - FAKE...and proud of it.. no mess..reusable and can put it up early
3. When do you put up the tree - EARLY--love the lights, the ambiance,this year 2nd week in November
4. When do you take the tree down - Right after Christmas, most of the time
5. Do you like egg nog - Light Egg nog in Coffee
6. Favorite gift recieved as a child - at 5 years of age, my BRIDE doll
7. Hardest person to buy for - no problems anymore, gift cards..easy and they love it
8. Easiest person to buy for - Daughter, Missy
9. Do you have a nativity scene - Several ,tasteful
10. Mail or email Christmas cards - MAIL ..want one, I have some left email me your address
11. Worst Christmas gift ever - Can't remember, probably RE-GIFTED IT
12. Favorite Christmas movie - I am changing this to the Walton's Christmas specials and Little House on the Prairie Christmas specials..or some sappy Hallmark Movie... I had forgotten about the first two ...oops...
13. When do you start your christmas shopping -ALL year to include Thrift Shops and yard sales...hey got a great NEW Yankee candle for $1.00
14. Have you ever recycled a Christmas present - OH YES...think it is a wise thing to do
15. Favorite thing to eat at Christmas -Mexican Wedding Cookies or Lemon Bars (hint for Kristi) or..or..or..
16. Lights on the tree - Yes. This year multi colored
17. Favorite Christmas song - Oh Holy Night
18. Travel at Christmas or stay at home - We travel now that we have grandchildren but really prefer to stay home
19. Can you name all of Santas reindeer- NOPE---how about Rudolph
20. Angel on the tree or star - Star. I don't care for those female "angel" doll characters... that is not how the Bible describes angels at all.
21. Open presents Christmas eve or Christmas- One present Christmas Eve, usually new jammies
22. Most annoying thing about this time of year - people who say *Happy Holidays* also not enough cashiers ..knowing there are MORE drunk drivers on the road.
23. Favorite ornament theme color - no favorites ...love a bit of this and that
24. Favorite for Christmas dinner - anything I don't have to cook
25. What do you want for Christmas this year - my honey already knows
26. Who is most likely to respond to this - not sure if you do let me know, I will visit you

10 comments:

Mrs. Rabe said...

That was fun!

Mary Isabella and Kiley too! said...

I love reading your list!!! Merry CHRISTmas...m.

Mrs. C said...

These are fun to read; have a great day! :)

Mobunny said...

a Yankee candle for a dollar!
yay!

Michelle said...

Enjoyed that very much! Huggles.

I am truly blessed said...

Great minds think think alike! Everytime I ever stop by the bakery, they are OUT of lemon bars. I am seriously thinking of ordering some to have for Christmas. Oooooohhh....I think I am gonna do it. Doesnt that sound lovely......I might just have to call them and see if I can actually order some....YUMMY!!!!!

BittersweetPunkin said...

Hi Deby...we finally made it to The Bare Minerals (Escentuals) store yesterday...I got some for my DD and her BFF....I am so excited I want to go BACK...they have some really neat glittery mascara!! Not for me of course...LOL.

Another snow day today...LOL....it sure does look pretty doesn't it?
Hugs,
Robin

Michele said...

I'm with you on #20!

Mildred said...

I too am a lover of Little House on the Prairie. I posted recently about a musical version that is due to tour in 2009. Hope it comes to your area!
I like your idea too of favorite meal being anything you don't have to prepare!

Alice said...

Merry Christmas to you and yours too! I am glad that you were able to see your son and your daughter this month. God is so good.