Saturday, December 1, 2007


1. Wrapping paper or gift bag? wrapping paper
2. Real tree or artificial? I have an aritificial this year and it makes me sad every time I look at it and see the metal pole in the middle..never again. REAL is where its AT. (plus the smell adds soo much)
3. When do you put up your tree? A couple days before thanksgiving or when it first snows...
4. When do you take down your tree? after New Years
5. Do you like eggnog? oh heavens yes.. only cream of weber or oberwiess though..the expensive brands.. I'm snobby
6. Favorite gift received as a child- One time my dad gave me boxing gloves a year supply of moose..that is unforgettable for sure. And last year my little brother gave me big bags of dried fruit...I also loved how thought ful that was.
7. Do you have a nativity scene? just a little peoples one that is made for Cache to play with.
8. Hardest person to buy for? Friends from highschool...I just don't know what they like anymore..I think i'm going to just start doing cards or cookies..
9. Easiest person to buy for? Cache, He likes everything
10. Worst Christmas gift you've ever received? Well the year supply of moose was made to "add volume to your hair"...I need opposite of volume..and I had a year supply of it.. but he's a dad... so I have to give him points just for knowing that I even use moose
11. US Mail or email Christmas cards? I love cards in the mail.. old fashioned i guess.. but they have to have a picture or i'm pretty dissapointed.(or money)
12. Favorite Christmas movie? The santa clause! and Polar express
13. When do you start shopping for Christmas? I am thinking Christmas all year long but dont' buy until November usually.. and I try to be done before the first week in December,,sometimes july at Garage sales but they have a hard time staying hidden till christmas..
14. Have you ever recycled a Christmas
present? Yes.. grope on a rope--i got it from Cappie,,can't remember who I gave that too..who would I give a grope on a rope to?Now thinking about it.. this was my worst christmas present ever..soap in the shape of a hand..
15. Favorite thing to eat at Christmas? celerystuffed with cheese and TRIFLE!
16. White or colored lights? Always white twinkle lights

17. Favorite Christmas songs? Silent night and "Picture a Christmas"
18. Travel for Christmas or stay home? I always travel home.. but someday I"m gonna have a big ol house and everyone will come to ME for christmas..
19. Can you name all of Santa's reindeer? YUP!
20. Angel or Star on top of tree? Star
21. Open presents Christmas Eve or Morning? One on Christmas eve(always PJ's) and the rest on Christmas morning.
22. Most annoying thing about this time of year?Crowded airports, flights are so much more expensive
23. What I love most about Christmas? Family and waking up before dawn christmas morning..and food and well EVerything I guess.
MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU AND YOURS. Your all tagged if your reading this.. natalie,cindy, cher, Sandy,Ashley..anyone else


natalie spratling said...

love reading, i could copy most of yours and call it good but the grope on a rope can't say i've ever had the pleasure...thank goodness!

ashwey said...

Amie, I saw this and thought of you and our discussion of decorating for Christmas. :-)