Dec 20, 2011

Christmas QUIZ

This cute Christmas quiz is circulating blogs...here are my answers.

1. Egg nog or hot chocolate? Hot chocolate.
2. Does Santa wrap presents or just sit them under the tree? Wrap them, even if there's too much tape and part of the box is showing.
3. Colored lights on tree/house or white? white.
4. Do you hang mistletoe? no.
5. When do you put your decorations up? Right after Thanksgiving.
6. What is your favorite holiday dish? cornbread casserole or 7-layer salad.
7. Favorite holiday memory as a child? lying under the Christmas tree watching the lights blink, convinced they also made a soft "tink, tink" every time they blinked. With my sisters.
8. When and how did you learn the truth about Santa? Santa wasn't hugely incorporated into our celebrations.
9. Do you open a gift on Christmas Eve? Currently, no (the kids are just getting a small amount from us). Growing up, yes.
10. How do you decorate your Christmas tree? With ornaments from my childhood, handmade ones from Etsy, vintage glass balls, vintage tree skirt.
11. Snow! Love it or dread it? I dread it.
12. Can you ice skate? I think I could if a million dollars were at stake. It's been quite some time...I am the one on L.

13. Do you remember your favorite gift? This Carebear.14. What’s the most important thing about the holidays for you? Remaining in awe of how a tiny person started a series of events that led to my freedom today.
15. What is your favorite holiday dessert? Sugar cut out cookies.
16. What is your favorite holiday tradition? When my Daddy reads the Christmas story from the gospel of John before we open gifts.
17. What tops your tree? A vintage round tinsel blinking thing.
18. Which do you prefer: giving or receiving? At Christmastime, GIVING.
19. Candy canes: Yuck or Yummy? Yuck.
20. Favorite Christmas show? National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation.
21. Saddest Christmas song? No clue.
22. What is your favorite Christmas song? Silent Night


Emily said...

lots of stuff about this post i love...

wilder's hair, you with a care bear, and seeing you ice skate! last time i did that i broke my arm. now i just watch :)

Kyle said...

i have a few of those ice skating pictures hanging around here, too. and i hate the snow, too. i dream of moving to a tropical climate one day.

Kristin said...

very fun! i think this is one quiz i might have to take. :) merry Christmas!

Julie said...

I LOVED seeing all these pictures. So cute.

Laceymade said...

my favorite gift ever was a CareBear too!!! i still have her, and about 20 of her friends i have picked up at flea markets over the years. someday if i have a daughter i will share the joy :)

Megan said...

That picture of us ice skating-makes me laugh out loud. And really miss my sisters! Getting so excited to see you sister-its been to long!