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Wednesday, December 2, 2015

Wednesday Hodgepodge




1. Did you watch The Charlie Brown Christmas special Monday night?
No, I did not watch the special.  I wasn't aware it was on and hubby and I were watching a Hallmark Christmas DVD.  However, I have watched this clip a couple of times already this season.  It's my favorite part.  



Who's your favorite Peanuts character and why?
My favorite favorite Peanuts Character is Linus.  I think everyone needs a friend like Linus, who is always there for you and who is not afraid to admit he has a blanket and needs it with him.

"Most psychiatrists agree that sitting in a pumpkin patch is excellent therapy for a troubled mind."~Linus  Would you agree?
I'm not sure it would work for me, but sitting on the beach would.  :)

2. Describe a sound from your childhood. What does this sound bring to mind?
Can't think of a thing except maybe my parents' singing.  They had great voices and harmonized together really well.  I always loved to hear them sing.

3. You've won a trip to a winter wonderland...would that excite you? Which one of the following would you most want to experience (or which one would you dislike the least)-see the Aurora Borealis in Norway, stay in Sweden's Ice Hotel, go dogsledding in Lapland Finland, take a winter wildlife safari in Yellowstone or celebrate Winter Carnival in Quebec?
Sure, a free trip (even to a winter locale) would excite me.  I'd probably most like to see the Aurora Borealis in Norway of those listed.  Although, Sweden's Ice Hotel would be a close 2nd.

4. Who or what keeps you humble?
Jesus, does a good job of that all by himself.  Not in a bad way, but in a way that helps me grow to be more like him.

5. What part of preparing for Christmas do you like the most? Explain.
Buying or making presents for people.  I get excited hoping they will like what I made or bought.

6. Gingerbread-yay or nay? Is making a gingerbread house part of your family holiday tradition?
I am not a fan of gingerbread to eat, however I do love to see gingerbread houses, but really don't have an inclination to make one and no, they really aren't a part of our family holiday tradition.

7. What's one thing you want to start, do, or complete before the calendar rolls into a new year?
I want to make some new things to add to my Etsy Shop.  I have several items completed or almost completed and I need to get some pictures made and get them added.

8.  Insert your own random thought here.
I really need to get busy and get my Christmas tree up.




8 comments:

  1. I have the same Humbler!
    I need to get our tree up too, it's just sitting in a box by the door!
    Enjoy your week!

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  2. I totally agree with you, sitting at the beach would most probably ease my troubled mind, but not a pumpkin patch :)

    I have my tree up, but not decorated :(

    Yes, we live on WA Bacon Road, now. We got to choose the name, so we named it after Ed's father :)

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  3. You have a lot of neat things in your etsy shop! Those hats look so soft! I would be a buyer if my mom didn't keep us in supply of all things knitted and crocheted! lol.. Good luck on your projects!

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  4. Enjoyed this! Your parents singing? What a wonderful sound to remember....neither of my parents could begin to carry much of a tune, lol, I remember the sound of the crickets on a summer evening after I'd gone to bed. Comforting sound for some reason, I can hear it still. Enjoy the rest of your week!

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  5. That is my favorite part too! I'll have to check out your etsy shop. Sounds like we both have some listings to do. I have to get moving with my Christmas decorating too, but first the fall decorations have to come down. Have a great week :)

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  6. Heck, I AM Linus with my blue blanket I use every night :)
    Do you like having an Etsy store?

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  7. How sweet to have a childhood memory of your parents singing. My mother had a great voice, I remember that from church. So many of us want to go to Norway! I'm just starting to feel motivated to work on Christmas. I have been working on my tree's but they are not done yet. I am currently making my lists and checking them twice!!!

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