Are You Ready for Christmas?

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Are You Ready for Christmas?

Postby Bsuds » Dec 13th, 2018, 12:49 pm

So here we are with 12 days till Christmas and Are You Ready?

We are fully decorated and I just finished wrapping most of the presents. (for some reason my DW will not let me wrap my own).

How far along are you? Do you wait till Christmas eve to shop or do you try to shop early?
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Re: Are You Ready for Christmas?

Postby Fancy » Dec 13th, 2018, 12:54 pm

Ready apart from doing a little wrapping which I do a couple of days prior - just in case I need to buy another little extra. Once I'm done wrapping I'm done shopping. :biggrin:
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Re: Are You Ready for Christmas?

Postby LANDM » Dec 13th, 2018, 1:07 pm

No. Never am. "My people" take care of it for me. :biggrin:




My people being the rest of the family that cares more about Festivus than I do. And, BTW, I actually saw a Festivus Tree in a window while on a walk the other day in another city. :up:
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Re: Are You Ready for Christmas?

Postby GordonH » Dec 13th, 2018, 1:35 pm

Took care of it months ago, I've never been a last minute person... not about to start now.
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Re: Are You Ready for Christmas?

Postby Even Steven » Dec 13th, 2018, 2:50 pm

It's all about Festivus over here, and the pole is already up.

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Re: Are You Ready for Christmas?

Postby normaM » Dec 13th, 2018, 4:45 pm

Easy because after some Christmas disasters this year I have gotten and given gifts to a few people, cards mailed.. planning to spend the day eating favorite food and treats, finally a day of doing not much of anything. So few groceries to fetch and I'm ready :) Found bestest prezzies for friends so I'm stoked about that///
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Re: Are You Ready for Christmas?

Postby flamingfingers » Dec 13th, 2018, 8:30 pm

My family has decided that gifts and the decorations are less desirable than having our family and friends gather for a sharing of love, friendship and comfort. It works for us.
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Re: Are You Ready for Christmas?

Postby Lady tehMa » Dec 13th, 2018, 9:28 pm

Nope, still working on it
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Re: Are You Ready for Christmas?

Postby Always Sunny » Dec 13th, 2018, 9:51 pm

Done a month ago. Can’t say I’m too organized in most aspects of my life, but Christmas is the one thing I have down to an art. I rarely do the online thing and you won’t catch me dead in the mall in December. I also don’t start obscenely early. Mid-October to early November has always been my goal.
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Re: Are You Ready for Christmas?

Postby Merry » Dec 14th, 2018, 12:35 am

Wrapped all my gifts over a week ago.
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Re: Are You Ready for Christmas?

Postby normaM » Dec 14th, 2018, 5:48 am

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Re: Are You Ready for Christmas?

Postby Lady tehMa » Dec 14th, 2018, 7:28 am

All the shopping pretty well done.

Wrapping is on the "to do" list. This weekend, I hope!
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