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Yep, been ready for ages. 3 15.79%
No, still have some last minute things to do 13 68.42%
Are you kidding? I haven't started yet! 3 15.79%
We celebrate something else and it is/was wonderful. 0 0%
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Old 12-21-2006, 03:20 PM   #1
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The Countdown begins

Its December 21st are you ready for Christmas?


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Old 12-21-2006, 03:22 PM   #2
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I shamelessly admit I am not . I should have it all finished by tomorrow though.

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Old 12-21-2006, 03:24 PM   #3
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Yes & no....all the shopping is done but I still have to finish cleaning the house & wrapping presents.
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Old 12-21-2006, 03:35 PM   #4
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I still have to go to Trader Joe's to get some wine and champagne for two parties that I was invited to.

The wine is for Christmas Day and the champagne is for New Years Day.

Jill and Jolie
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Old 12-21-2006, 03:36 PM   #5
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With mommie in the hospital, it has been very hard to get ready and to know what we are going to do for Christmas. Their house has always been the Christmas Eve tradition. I think we will take her some presents and treats to the hospital on Christmas (I guess). We just aren't having the best Christmas.
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Old 12-21-2006, 03:49 PM   #6
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I lost my mother about 18 months ago..this will be second Christmas without her...By-all-means...carry your mother treats and gifts.. and shower her with lots of TLC. It can and will be a great Christmas!!!!!!

Merry Merry Christmas!!!
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Old 12-21-2006, 03:53 PM   #7
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Miles to go before I sleep!
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Old 12-21-2006, 04:10 PM   #8
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Crewsk said it first and I can only parrot what she said. Shopping is done, still have cleaning and cooking, and wrapping to do.

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Old 12-21-2006, 04:26 PM   #9
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Just three gifts to wrap and I'm done. Hooray!
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Old 12-21-2006, 06:21 PM   #10
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In a word, no. In several words, not by a long chalk. In lots of words, aagh repeated ad infinitum.

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