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Holiday Edition of Getting to Know Your Friends

Monday, December 07, 2009

Welcome to the 2009 Holiday Edition of Getting to Know Your Friends! You know the drill. Just copy and paste the questions into a reply message; remove my answers & add yours!

1. Egg Nog or Hot Chocolate?
neither

2. Does Santa wrap presents or just sit them under the tree?
sit under tree

3. Colored lights on tree/house or white?
colored lights

4. Do you hang mistletoe?
no

5. When do you put up your decorations?
2 weeks before Christmas

6. What is your favorite holiday dish (excluding dessert)?
homemade cranberry relish

7. Favorite Holiday memory as a child:
the Christmas my dad made a table & chairs for my brother & me (we were 5 & 6 years old)

8. When and how did you learn the truth about Santa?
when I was 6 or 7

9. Do you open a gift on Christmas Eve?
not since my son is grown

10. How do you decorate your Christmas Tree?
We have a tree decorating party 2 Saturdays before Christmas

11. Snow! Love it or Dread it?
Love it for Christmas!

12. Can you ice skate?
no

13. Do you remember your favorite gift?
a lifelike baby doll

14. What's the most important thing about the Holidays for you?
Time spent with family and friends

15. What is your favorite Holiday Dessert?
white fruitcake

16. What is your favorite holiday tradition?
lasagna for Christmas eve dinner

17. What tops your tree?
star

18. Which do you prefer giving or Receiving?
giving

19. What is your favorite Christmas Song?
Joy to the World, Birthday of a King (can't choose just 1)

20. Candy Canes! Yuck or Yum?
YUCK!
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  • MARGETODAY
    I love this blog. This is so much fun. It makes me smile.

    1. Egg Nog or Hot Chocolate?
    Hot Chocolate

    2. Does Santa wrap presents or just sit them under the tree?
    Santa Wraps

    3. Colored lights on tree/house or white?
    colored lights

    4. Do you hang mistletoe?
    Yes

    5. When do you put up your decorations?
    1st weekend in December

    6. What is your favorite holiday dish (excluding dessert)?
    Turkey

    7. Favorite Holiday memory as a child:
    Cooking with my father

    8. When and how did you learn the truth about Santa?
    Unfortunately, I cannot remember

    9. Do you open a gift on Christmas Eve?
    Yes

    10. How do you decorate your Christmas Tree?
    by myself with Christmas music playing

    11. Snow! Love it or Dread it?
    Dread it

    12. Can you ice skate?
    No

    13. Do you remember your favorite gift?
    Barbie Van

    14. What's the most important thing about the Holidays for you?
    Time spent with family and enjoying the meal preparation

    15. What is your favorite Holiday Dessert?
    Mincemeat pie

    16. What is your favorite holiday tradition?
    Cooking Christmas dinner

    17. What tops your tree?
    star

    18. Which do you prefer giving or Receiving?
    giving

    19. What is your favorite Christmas Song?
    Oh, come all ye faithful

    20. Candy Canes! Yuck or Yum?
    YUCK!

    4004 days ago
  • FLAWLESSCUBE
    Welcome to the 2009 Holiday Edition of Getting to Know Your Friends! You know the drill. Just copy and paste the questions into a reply message; remove my answers & add yours!

    1. Egg Nog or Hot Chocolate?
    BOTH!!!!

    2. Does Santa wrap presents or just sit them under the tree?
    sit under tree

    3. Colored lights on tree/house or white?
    White

    4. Do you hang mistletoe?
    no

    5. When do you put up your decorations?
    4 weeks before Christmas

    6. What is your favorite holiday dish (excluding dessert)?
    The fruit platter :)

    7. Favorite Holiday memory as a child:
    Santa came to visit our house about midnight and wore the same shoes as Daddy

    8. When and how did you learn the truth about Santa?
    What Truth?

    9. Do you open a gift on Christmas Eve?
    Yes as we have several homes to visit

    10. How do you decorate your Christmas Tree?
    No room but I hang popcorn and cranberries outside for the birds

    11. Snow! Love it or Dread it?
    Love it for Christmas! Then it could all melt :)

    12. Can you ice skate?
    Yes

    13. Do you remember your favorite gift?
    casio keyboard

    14. What's the most important thing about the Holidays for you?
    family, friends, not working overtime if I don't have to

    15. What is your favorite Holiday Dessert?
    watergate salad

    16. What is your favorite holiday tradition?
    Going to Gram and Gramps for xmas day

    17. What tops your tree?
    Antique 8 pointed star when I actually get around to it

    18. Which do you prefer giving or Receiving?
    giving

    19. What is your favorite Christmas Song?
    ANything from Mannheim steamroller cd

    20. Candy Canes! Yuck or Yum?
    YUMMY!!

    That was fun thank you

    4005 days ago
  • JESSICA_0029
    1. Egg Nog or Hot Chocolate?
    egg nog

    2. Does Santa wrap presents or just sit them under the tree?
    sit under tree

    3. Colored lights on tree/house or white?
    blue and white

    4. Do you hang mistletoe?
    no

    5. When do you put up your decorations?
    2 - 3 weeks before Christmas

    6. What is your favorite holiday dish (excluding dessert)?
    stuffing(my mom's)

    7. Favorite Holiday memory as a child:
    My favorite holiday memory is having everyone get together at my grandmas. It was so special because my grandmother would always make me feel like she needed my help baking cookies and making popcorn balls! We had so much fun!

    8. When and how did you learn the truth about Santa?
    when I was 7 (I think)

    9. Do you open a gift on Christmas Eve?
    YES only 1

    10. How do you decorate your Christmas Tree?
    My bf and I decorate it together.

    11. Snow! Love it or Dread it?
    Love it! Especially on Christmas!!!

    12. Can you ice skate?
    NO

    13. Do you remember your favorite gift?
    a porcelain doll from my grandmother

    14. What's the most important thing about the Holidays for you?
    getting to see my brother and sister

    15. What is your favorite Holiday Dessert?
    white chocolate truffles

    16. What is your favorite holiday tradition?
    pancake breakfast Christmas Eve

    17. What tops your tree?
    star

    18. Which do you prefer giving or Receiving?
    giving

    19. What is your favorite Christmas Song?
    Silent Night, Santa Clause

    20. Candy Canes! Yuck or Yum?
    YUCK!

    4005 days ago
  • DAKOTANMISTY
    I found your blog from the team page, and I gotta say I LOVE it. How fun :-) I hope you and your family have a blessed holiday season.

    1. Egg Nog or Hot Chocolate?
    Hot chocolate

    2. Does Santa wrap presents or just sit them under the tree?
    sit under tree

    3. Colored lights on tree/house or white?
    colored lights

    4. Do you hang mistletoe?
    no

    5. When do you put up your decorations?
    3 weeks before Christmas

    6. What is your favorite holiday dish (excluding dessert)?
    my mother's ambrosia

    7. Favorite Holiday memory as a child:
    the Christmas Santa brought my light bright. It was under the tree, lite up with my name spelled out on it.

    8. When and how did you learn the truth about Santa?
    hmm, 10 maybe?

    9. Do you open a gift on Christmas Eve?
    yes

    10. How do you decorate your Christmas Tree?
    with my collection of Ornaments. Place all the glass ones on top, so the kitties don't knock them off and bat them around. I've had a few broken that way over the years.

    11. Snow! Love it or Dread it?
    Love watching it fall, dread driving in it!

    12. Can you ice skate?
    not well

    13. Do you remember your favorite gift?
    as an ADULT, cruise to the Bahamas. As a CHILD, Barbie's dream house.

    14. What's the most important thing about the Holidays for you?
    Time spent with family and friends

    15. What is your favorite Holiday Dessert?
    pecan or apple pie

    16. What is your favorite holiday tradition?
    wearing PJ's with lighted fire, listening to Christmas carols while just being with family

    17. What tops your tree?
    angel

    18. Which do you prefer giving or Receiving?
    giving

    19. What is your favorite Christmas Song?
    Silent Night

    20. Candy Canes! Yuck or Yum?
    YUCK!
    4005 days ago
  • DEBANNE1124

    1. Egg Nog or Hot Chocolate?
    Hot Chocolate

    2. Does Santa wrap presents or just sit them under the tree?
    Wraps presents

    3. Colored lights on tree/house or white?
    colored lights

    4. Do you hang mistletoe?
    no

    5. When do you put up your decorations?
    Just after Thanksgiving

    6. What is your favorite holiday dish (excluding dessert)?
    Turkey

    7. Favorite Holiday memory as a child:
    the Christmas my dad gave me a collectible barbie doll case with wardrobe.

    8. When and how did you learn the truth about Santa?
    when I was 6 or 7 by my evil twin sisters who ruined it for me.

    9. Do you open a gift on Christmas Eve?
    We celebrate Christmas on Christmas eve with a big fancy meal and gift giving and Christmas is kick back day.

    10. How do you decorate your Christmas Tree?
    I do it by myself with lights and ornaments collected since i was a teen

    11. Snow! Love it or Dread it?
    Love it for Christmas!

    12. Can you ice skate?
    LOL
    13. Do you remember your favorite gift?
    Barbies

    14. What's the most important thing about the Holidays for you?
    Time spent with family and friends

    15. What is your favorite Holiday Dessert?
    frosted cut out cookies

    16. What is your favorite holiday tradition?
    Turkey and Ham

    17. What tops your tree?
    A Crystal lighted angel

    18. Which do you prefer giving or Receiving?
    giving

    19. What is your favorite Christmas Song?
    Joy to the World, Silent Night, I saw Mommy kissing Santa Claus,

    20. Candy Canes! Yuck or Yum?
    YUM!!!
    4005 days ago
  • TRUELOU
    I don't know Willow, I wrote down the answers, cut them out and pasted them to the computer...nothing seems to be happening.
    emoticon emoticon
    4005 days ago
  • RONALYN
    1. Egg Nog or Hot Chocolate?
    Hot Chocolate

    2. Does Santa wrap presents or just sit them under the tree?
    Wraps

    3. Colored lights on tree/house or white?
    colored lights

    4. Do you hang mistletoe?
    no

    5. When do you put up your decorations?
    We try for December 1 and take down Jan 1

    6. What is your favorite holiday dish (excluding dessert)?
    Stuffing

    7. Favorite Holiday memory as a child:
    Waiting for my grandma and grandpa to come to our house so we could open presents

    8. When and how did you learn the truth about Santa?
    I still believe ( or I get NO presents) :)

    9. Do you open a gift on Christmas Eve?
    nope ... only on Christmas

    10. How do you decorate your Christmas Tree?
    The kids do it :) It looks like Charlie Brown's tree but they are so proud :)

    11. Snow! Love it or Dread it?
    Love it for Christmas!

    12. Can you ice skate?
    Yes

    13. Do you remember your favorite gift?
    my wedding rings fixed :)

    14. What's the most important thing about the Holidays for you?
    My husband and my kids ;)

    15. What is your favorite Holiday Dessert?
    Vanilla Ice cream with Creme d' Menthe

    16. What is your favorite holiday tradition?
    Pancake breakfast on Christmas morning

    17. What tops your tree?
    star

    18. Which do you prefer giving or Receiving?
    A little of both :)

    19. What is your favorite Christmas Song?
    God Rest Ye Merry Gentleman

    20. Candy Canes! Yuck or Yum?
    20 shades of awesome ... :)
    4005 days ago
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