Wednesday, December 5, 2007

I was a TAGGED virgin. Thanks april! Here we go.........

1. Wrapping paper or gift bags? Wrapping Paper. Definitely, I think it's fun to wrap gifts, anyone can just throw it in a bag!
2. Tree--Real or Artificial? Artificial. I tried the real the first year we were married and I just don't get have to water it, clean up after it, come on---I'm from the desert, we don't do that stuff.
3. When do you put Christmas tree up? When the kids beg a few times just after the last bite of our Thanksgivng meal.
4. When do you take the tree down? Around New Years.
5. Like egg nog? oh yes, especially the no egg SILK soymilk's delish!
6. Do you have a nativity scene? No, sadly. I want a really nice one, so it's on my list of things to get for xmas decorating some day.
7. Favorite gift received as a child? My talking doll, can't remember the name.
8. Hardest person to buy for? Anyone I don't see very often.
9. Easiest person to buy for? my kids.
10. Worst Christmas gift? uh, can't think of one, but I'm sure there's one or two in there.
11. Mail or email a Christmas Card? Mail. It's what I look forward to from family and friends and going to the mail box everyday!
12. Favorite Christmas movie? Christmas Vacation and ELF
13. When do you start shopping for Christmas? Black Friday, I know, procrastinator!
14. Have you ever recycled a Christmas present? Of course not ;)!
15. Favorite food to eat on Christmas? COOKIES, gingerbread waffles, fudge, licorice toffee, anything sugary and bad for you!
16. Clear or colored tree lights? only clear
17. Favorite Christmas Song? I have too many to list, but Fav CDs Josh Groban, Michael Buble, Relient K, Il Divo.
18. Travel during Christmas or Stay home? Home.
19. Can you name Santa's reindeers? Of course, I have 3 kids!
20. Angel or Star on Tree top? Nothing, my kids keep telling me we need one or the other.
21. Open presents on Christmas Eve or morning? one present (pj's) on christmas eve-- the rest the next day...dido!
22. Most annoying thing about this time of year? The snow, scrooge, I know.


Rachel said...

haha Jaim! That was great! I was going to steal this post but all my answer's would be the same as yours. I LOVE GINGERBREAD WAFFLES!

April said...

oh I totally need your gingerbread waffle recipe!!!!

[BrookeO] said...

I remember that doll, wasn't it something like "baby talk" creative I know but I think that was the name. We had them at the ridge condos right?
Virgin you are because you forgot to tag anyone.....
Please share the licorice toffee recipe, Drew would devoure that.

Carrie Snedeker said...

Jaime, you have so good many recipes, share, share!! Licorice Toffee...gingerbread waffles...oh my.

Carrie Snedeker said...

I forgot who's blog it of your friends/family had a coconut curry chicken crockpot recipe on thier blog...OK...who was it?? I really need that recipe!!

Dani said...

I can't believe you don't have a nativity! We have started collecting them. I love the willow tree and heartwood creek ones. If you shop for them after Christmas they are on super sale and then you can pick up a couple. :)