Welcome to the Christmas edition of "getting to know your friends". (so try not to be a SCROOGE about it!!!) OK, here's what you're supposed to do: copy/paste this into your reply, then answer the questions after erasing my answers. After all... 'Tis the Season! 1. Wrapping paper or gift bags? both - recycle any bags we get lolol! 2. Real tree or artificial? fake past 3 years with built in lights, & getting smaller every year! 3. When do you put up the tree? good question 4. When do you take the tree down? good question 5. Do you like eggnog? all I can say is YUM~! 6. Favorite gift received as a child? can't decide between 3 - cowgirl outfit, blue schwinn bike & really beautiful miniature doll furniture that I still have 7. Hardest person to buy for? everyone but daughter 8. Easiest person to buy for? daughter, of course! 9. Worst Christmas gift ever? I must've forgotton on purpose? can't remember any. But that probably says more about my memory than anything lolol... 10. Mail or email Christmas cards? both 11. Favorite Christmas Movie? The Christmas Story 12. When do you start shopping for Christmas? Whenever I see/here about something that makes me think of someone 13. Have you ever recycled a Christmas present? no 14. Favorite thing to eat at Christmas? 'fig pudding' with brandy sauce except I don't make it anymore (no one else still alive likes it but my daughter & me); so by default, now it's chocolate chip cookies 15. Clear lights or colored on the tree? Colored! 16. Favorite Christmas song? not a song - Mad Russian's Christmas by TranSiberian Orchestra. 17. Travel at Christmas or stay home? home 18. Can you name all of Santa's reindeers? doubt it, unless it's multiple choice 19. Angel on the tree top or a star? Varies - & sometimes neither - other choice is ribbon bow; lolol I guess I like multiple choices?! 20. Open the presents Christmas Eve or morning? Christmas Eve 21. Most annoying thing about this time of year? the fact that it now actually starts about the 5th of July 22. What I love most about Christmas? finding gifts for loved ones that I KNOW they'll like, and seeing them opened; also seeing ornaments that date way back to "before-me" as they bring back good memories Merry Christmas to all!