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    1. Wrapping paper or gift bags? Paper mainly with the occasional bag

    2. Real tree or Artificial? artificial inside a real one outside

    3. When do you put up the tree? This year 30th November :D

    4. Do you like eggnog?

    5. Favorite gift received as a child? Can't remember always loved everyting

    6. Hardest person to buy for? Inlaws

    7. Easiest person to buy for? Caitlin

    8. Do you have a nativity scene? No

    9. Mail or email Christmas cards? Mail

    10. Worst Christmas gift you ever received? Don't remember even receiving anything awful.

    11. Favorite Christmas Movie? White Christmas

    11. When do you start shopping for Christmas? Iam always shopping for Christmas

    12. Have you ever recycled a Christmas present? No

    13. Favorite thing to eat at Christmas? Bubble and Squeak and pickle

    14. Lights on the tree? White and lots of them. Coloured outside

    15. Favorite Christmas song? The Christmas Song/ Fairytale of New York/ Let it Snow

    16. Travel at Christmas or stay at home? Home this year

    17. Can you name all of Santa's reindeer? I can now - thanks Johnie :D

    18. Angel on the tree top or a star? Tigger

    19. Open the presents Christmas Eve or morning? Christmas morning

    20. Most annoying thing about this time of the year? That it doesn't snow!

    21. What theme or color are you using? Disney

    22. Favorite for Christmas dinner? Not big into Christmas dinner as I don't eat meat but i like the veggies and stuffing

    23. What do you want for Christmas this year? Some more Disney Chamilia beads for my bracelet.






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    Quote Originally Posted by Johnie, post: 76753
    ok I don't mean to laugh but Donna is not one of Santa's reindeer. His name is Donner.

    Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Donner and Blitzen.
    Right name,wrong spelling.

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    Am I spelling it wrong or were you spelling it wrong?












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    Quote Originally Posted by Johnie, post: 76753
    ok I don't mean to laugh but Donna is not one of Santa's reindeer. His name is Donner.

    Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Donner and Blitzen.
    smarty pants all those years i thought it was Donna

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    Here ya go (copied from the poem)

    he whistled and shouted and called them by name:

    "Now Dasher! Now Dancer!
    Now, Prancer and Vixen!
    On, Comet! On, Cupid!
    On, Donner and Blitzen!
    To the top of the porch!
    To the top of the wall!
    Now dash away! Dash away!
    Dash away all!"

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    1. Wrapping paper or gift bags? Paper mainly with the occasional bag
    2. Real tree or Artificial? Artificial (no real one because my dogs think "looks like a tree, smells like a tree, so therefore must make sure everyone knows it's MY tree")

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

    4. Do you like eggnog? YUK

    5. Favorite gift received as a child? A puppy

    6. Hardest person to buy for? My son Mike

    7. Easiest person to buy for? Zach (have I told you that I love being a grandma)

    8. Do you have a nativity scene? Nope

    9. Mail or email Christmas cards? Mail

    10. Worst gift you ever received? The first year we were married Bob bought me a stapler for some odd reason.

    11. Favorite Christmas Movie? White Christmas and Holiday Inn

    11. When do you start shopping for Christmas? In November

    12. Have you ever recycled a Christmas present? Nope
    13. Favorite thing to eat at Christmas? Christmas Cookies

    14. Lights on the tree? Lots and lots of colored lights

    15. Favorite Christmas song? Carol of the bells and white christmas

    16. Travel at Christmas or stay at home? Home

    17. Can you name all of Santa's reindeer? Yep :D

    18. Angel on the tree top or a star? Star

    19. Open the presents Christmas Eve or morning? Christmas morning

    20. Most annoying thing about this time of the year? Crowds

    21. What theme or color are you using? No special theme

    22. Favorite for Christmas dinner? Ham, my DH has to have ham, every single year, it's ham

    23. What do you want for Christmas this year? Umm....the winning lotto ticket

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    1. Wrapping paper or gift bags? Both
    2. Real tree or Artificial? Several Artificial
    3. When do you put up the tree? Usually Thanksgiving Weekend
    4. Do you like eggnog? Used to, not anymore
    5. Favorite gift received as a child? Lionel Train Set
    6. Hardest person to buy for? Normally our oldest son because we never get a list, but this year we did.
    7. Easiest person to buy for? Donna
    8. Do you have a nativity scene? No
    9. Mail or email Christmas cards? Mail
    10. Worst Christmas gift you ever received? I really don't remember.
    11. Favorite Christmas Movie? A Wonderful Life the original Miracle on 34th Street
    11. When do you start shopping for Christmas? Throughout the year
    12. Have you ever recycled a Christmas present? No
    13. Favorite thing to eat at Christmas? Standing Rib Roast with Yorkshire Pudding.
    14. Lights on the tree? Colored on some trees, white on others.
    15. Favorite Christmas song? O Holy Night and Silent Night
    16. Travel at Christmas or stay at home? Home
    17. Can you name all of Santa's reindeer? Naturally
    18. Angel on the tree top or a star? A Star on the main tree, Minnie on the Disney Tree.
    19. Open the presents Christmas Eve or morning? Christmas Morning
    20. Most annoying thing about this time of the year? Shopping in general especially if I can't find what I'm looking for.
    21. What theme or color are you using? I don't have a theme per se. No particular theme. We do have a Disney Tree.
    22. Favorite for Christmas dinner? Standing Rib Roast with Yorkshire Pudding
    23. What do you want for Christmas this year? Family gathered around.





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    Quote Originally Posted by Dorothy, post: 76785
    10. Worst gift you ever received? The first year we were married Bob bought me a stapler for some odd reason.
    Now I would have called that a good gift. :D I love stationery.

    Quote Originally Posted by uscwest, post: 76786
    118. Angel on the tree top or a star? A Star on the main tree, Minnie on the Disney Tree. .
    Wow, you have a separate Disney Tree? Ooohhhh......
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    1. Wrapping paper or gift bags? Wrapping paper, lots of it!
    2. Real tree or Artificial? artificial
    3. When do you put up the tree? when I talk DH into it
    4. Do you like eggnog?never had it
    5. Favorite gift received as a child? Tiny Tears Doll
    6. Hardest person to buy for? my 2 DD's
    7. Easiest person to buy for? My son
    8. Do you have a nativity scene? no
    9. Mail or email Christmas cards? Mail!
    10. Worst Christmas gift you ever received? horrible smelly stuff
    11. Favorite Christmas Movie? Scrooge
    11. When do you start shopping for Christmas? 2nd week in december
    12. Have you ever recycled a Christmas present? No
    13. Favorite thing to eat at Christmas? Turkey and roast parsnips
    14. Lights on the tree? Fibre optic?
    15. Favorite Christmas song? I believe in Father Christmas - Greg Lake
    16. Travel at Christmas or stay at home? stay home for Christmas day
    17. Can you name all of Santa's reindeer? Only Rudolf
    18. Angel on the tree top or a star? Tinkerbell Angel
    19. Open the presents Christmas Eve or morning? Morning
    20. Most annoying thing about this time of the year? All the tv advertising that starts in October
    21. What theme or color are you using?lotsa colours!
    22. Favorite for Christmas dinner? turkey or a really good steak
    23. What do you want for Christmas this year? Tickets for a show in Glasgow about a concert venue I went to many years ago.
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    1. Wrapping paper or gift bags? Paper

    2. Real tree or Artificial? Artificial

    3. When do you put up the tree? Dec 1

    4. Do you like eggnog? Never tried it

    5. Favorite gift received as a child? Crying Doll in a pram

    6. Hardest person to buy for? Jack (DS)

    7. Easiest person to buy for? Lizzie (DD)

    8. Do you have a nativity scene? yes, inherited from MIL

    9. Mail or email Christmas cards? Mail

    10. Worst Christmas gift you ever received? A stone for defrosting meat on

    11. Favorite Christmas Movie? Wizard of Oz

    11. When do you start shopping for Christmas? December 16th

    12. Have you ever recycled a Christmas present? Yes (See above worst gift, well what would you have done with it??)

    13. Favorite thing to eat at Christmas? Mince Pies

    14. Lights on the tree? Electric Blue on 1 tree, Multi-color on the other

    15. Favorite Christmas song? Fairytale of New York

    16. Travel at Christmas or stay at home? Stay home

    17. Can you name all of Santa's reindeer? Yes

    18. Angel on the tree top or a star? Star on one tree, whatever takes the kidlets fancy on the other

    19. Open the presents Christmas Eve or morning? morning, anytime between 5am - 9am

    20. Most annoying thing about this time of the year? Commercialism

    21. What theme or color are you using? Theme? Electric Blue & White & a chuck it all on

    22. Favorite for Christmas dinner? Steak & Seafood

    23. What do you want for Christmas this year? A Disney Tattoo



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