It's going around, this Meme...
Hot chocolate or eggnog?
Hot chocolate, and eggnog lattes, Thank You.
Does Santa wrap presents or just sit them under the tree?
Oh my Goodness! He is a Wrappin' Fool!
Colored lights on your tree/house or white?
White lights on the indoor trees and on the house. Colored old-time lights on the outside decks and patios. Colored lights on the big 2 dimensional train display outside.
Do you hang mistletoe?
Mistletoe is a SCOURGE in this State. It is strangling our pine trees and conifers up in the high country. *spit* MISTLETOE?! *spit*
When do you put up decorations?
Thanksgiving weekend. The trees are almost fully decorated. Don't have exterior lights up yet, but tomorrow IS another day...
What does your favorite christmas meal include?
Eggs benedict and waffles for breakfast.
Cold cut buffet for luncheon.
Standing Rib for dinner, with twice-baked spuds, different baked vegetables, and chocolate cream pie.
Favorite christmas memory from childhood?
The year I got my Raleigh English racer. We were in Okinawa. I think I was 8.
How do you decorate your christmas tree?
With ornaments from my grandmother, mother, in-laws and out-laws; with ornaments collected from every trip; with home made ornaments that family or I have made; Parker or Ryan's hand-made goodies from over the years.
Snow! Love it or leave it?
I love snow and cold weather.
Can you ice skate?
Yes, very well forward. Not so well backwards.
Do you remember your favorite gift?
Getting Parker Christmas of 2000, and then Ryan Christmas of 2001.
What's the most important thing about christmas for you?
Being with the people I love.
What is your favorite christmas tradition?
Having the entire family at our house, usually overnight.
What tops your tree?
What is your favorite christmas song?