Sunday, November 30, 2008

Christmas Tag....

Welcome to the Christmas edition of getting to know your
family and friends. Okay, here's what you're supposed to do, and try not to be a
SCROOGE!!! Just copy (not forward) this entire email and paste into a new e-mail
that you can send. Change all the answers so that they apply to you. Then send
this to a whole bunch of people you know, INCLUDING the person that sent it to
you.......'Tis the Season to be NICE!
1. Wrapping paper or gift bags? I absolutely HATE to wrap gifts. I gift bag for everyone except for Nicholas. His I wrap. They look hideous, but they are wrapped.
2. Real tree or Artificial? Artificial...would love a real tree, but the pine needles would drive me nuts!
3. When do you put up the tree? Thanksgiving evening
4. When do you take the tree down? usually the day after New Year's
5. Do you like eggnog? yes
6. Favorite gift received as a child? Cabbage Patch Kid the first year they came out
7. Hardest person to buy for? my Mother
8. Easiest person to buy for? Nicholas
9. Do you have a nativity scene? no, but have been looking for a nice one. Would love to get the Willow Tree one.
10. Mail or email Christmas cards? Mail
11. Worst Christmas gift you ever received? a Chia pet.
12.Favorite Christmas Movie? The Grinch and A Christmas Story
13. When do you start shopping for Christmas? Usually in October
14. Have you ever recycled a Christmas present? yes
15. Favorite thing to eat at Christmas? cookies
16. Lights on the tree? that's how it came...I don't have patience to string lights.
17. Favorite Christmas song? "Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree"
18. Travel at Christmas or stay home? Stay home or close to home
19. Can you name all of Santa's reindeer's? sure can
20. Tree-top angel or star? angel that Nicholas made out of construction paper in pre-school
21. Open presents on Christmas Eve or morning? morning
22. Most annoying thing about this time of year? the weather!
23. Favorite Ornament theme or color? don't really have a theme. Usually change every year.
24. Favorite for Christmas dinner? Ham and Turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes...
25. What do you want for Christmas this year? a new camera, some new jewelry, scrappy stuff...
26. Who is likely to respond to this ? Don't know!

Friday, November 28, 2008

We Started Decorating....

just didn't finish!! LOL. Oh, I am going to get so many pics this year!!!!

Sunday, November 23, 2008

Snow? Already? WTF?!?!

It's not even Thanksgiving yet!! I've had enough of the white stuff already. Here's some pics of our snowy day...

I'm off to run some errands...will hopefully be back later today to write my week in review.
Ta ta for now!

Tuesday, November 11, 2008

For Our Two Year Anniversary........

Love him, love him, love him!!!!!!

Sunday, November 9, 2008

This and That....

Here I am!! Ya'll excited? Let's think...what is new in the land of Melissa?

1. So excited for January 20, 2008. Yeah for Obama winning the election. I hope that he comes through with all his promises.
2. I had an eye doctor appointment yesterday to get new glasses. I am getting bi-focals :( Thank Goodness there is no line in them! Hopefully I will get used to them quickly.
3. Took Nicholas to see Madagascar II. Definitely a must see! It is hilarious!
4. I'm trying to get in the Christmas spirit. Got started on my shopping. It seems like it is coming up so soon!!!
5. Still battling an inner ear infection. Going to call the doctor tomorrow and see if he has another course of action. His first one doesn't seem to be helping at all.
6. Jason and I will be celebrating our 2-year anniversary (this time around) on Tuesday.
7. I bought a new cell phone. LOVE it! It is on that slides 2 different for phone, one for keyboard for texting. I am a big text-er (?) , so I'm lovin' it!
8. I got a new yankee candle....Candied Apple. Yum!!!!

Think that is about it for now. I'm going to go try to scrap a layout! Hope all is well with all of you!!!

Tuesday, November 4, 2008

Obama vs. McCain...

Who will it be? Guess we will know soon...

Sunday, November 2, 2008

Philadelphia Phillies....

WOOHOO! World Champions!!!!!