Wrapping paper or gift bags?
I like paper and ribbons.
Real tree or Artificial?
Always real. I love the smell and consider it part of our Christmas tradition to pick one out.
When do you put up the tree?
Two weeks before Christmas. Usually on a weekend.
When do you take the tree down?
The week after Christmas.
Do you like eggnog?
Yes, the real stuff. Egg yolks, creme, bourbon.
Favorite gift received as a child?
My own tv set when I was 9. I was always fighting with my Dad about
who could watch what and I was sick of football.
Hardest person to buy for?
Easiest person to buy for?
My youngest son. A video game and he’s all set.
Do you have a nativity scene?
Nope. They look nice, but I’ve never bought one.
Mail or email Christmas cards?
Mail if I do it.
Worst Christmas gift you ever received?
A re-gift of old lady perfume.
Favorite Christmas Movie?
Its a Wonderful Life
When do you start shopping for Christmas?
As late as I can possibly get away with
Have you ever recycled a Christmas present?
Favorite thing to eat at Christmas?
Lights on the tree?
Favorite Christmas song?
Travel at Christmas or stay home?
Can you name all of Santa’s reindeer?
Angel on the tree top or a star?
Angel, she’s been there for years.
Open the presents Christmas Eve or morning?
One on Christmas Eve, the rest in the morning.
Most annoying thing about this time of the year?
Decorating before Thanksgiving.
Favorite ornament theme or color?
Victorian or old fashioned
Favorite for Christmas dinner?
What do you want for Christmas this year?
Peace on earth, a financially stable country. Oh, a CGMS system and a years
supply of One touch ultra test strips. An Amazon Kindle would be nice. I like
Christmas baskets (with different goodies).
What is your favorite thing about the holidays?
Having all the kids, mom and anyone else who wants to tag along over for Christmas