What Are Your Plans For Christmas

Discussion in 'General OFF TOPIC' started by Jack Klarich, Dec 1, 2012.

  1. Jack Klarich

    Jack Klarich Guest

    Much as I dis like snow and cold, The Redhead and I are going to Minnesota for Christmas with our family's, if it isn't too cold or SNOWIE:p I might ask Jeff to get his ULTRA out:p:newsmile018::newsmile018:
  2. lorne

    lorne Senior Member

    who ever says "it's just not Christmas without s#@W" well in my opinion...(not going to say cause i don't want to get in trouble)

    so i will be having a BBQ by the pool drinking adult beverages...:lero

    Jack can we get the redhead to take a photo of you making a snow angel :D
  3. fin_676

    fin_676 Experienced Member Staff Member Moderator Contributor

    At home with most of the family youngest daughter will not be here as she will be on a boat somewhere off Nigeria
    will eat too much drink too much wine and feed any stray people we find
    Was snowing today so may be white

  4. gator508

    gator508 Well-Known Member

    Just hanging around here, my missus would like it to snow or a least be cold enough for the fireplace. Maybe hangin' at the beach!!
  5. BikeSAG

    BikeSAG Active Member

    This year we'll be spending time with the oldest son, his wife and two of our grand kids.

    We changed the way be celebrate Christmas several years ago. For us and our 6 kids it is all about spending family time together. We no longer buy gifts for each other. We do buy for the young grand kids of course. Our kids love that we don't have to shop for each other, as there is no stress on what to get someone for Christmas. Christmas has become so materialistic (just my opinion). If the misses and I want something during the year we get it, and same for treating our kids, we don't wait until Christmas.

    I guess you could sum this up by saying we put the joy back in Christmas.:)
  6. Jack Klarich

    Jack Klarich Guest

    :p HMMMM NO, a few years back The Redhead had a snowball fight with our Grand Daughter That was pretty funny:p
  7. kennyw

    kennyw Active Member

    hi all spending xmas at home with the wife,eldest daughter will be coming,not sure about youngest & son in law,i will be cooking again & sinking a few ales so may be a late or burnt dinner
  8. Redfish-Joe

    Redfish-Joe Senior Member

    Pretty much like Thanksgiving. Eat, nap, repeat.:D
  9. oldhippie

    oldhippie Senior Member

    Working 12-hr night shifts (oh what fun). Otherwise spending it with my wife and our girls.
  10. Trek

    Trek Junior Member

    It is definitely family time for us. My two kids are still in school. We always do Christmas Eve service at our church and come home and then the kids get to open one present each before it is off to bed. Sometime before Christmas day we watch "It's a Wonderful Life" together. One of my favorite movies. That is a tradition my wife and started long before the kiddos came along. It helps to put things back into perspective. Hoping for a white Christmas just as long as it comes before Christmas I plow snow for the state and really don't want to work on Christmas Eve or day. Hope everyone has a blessed day.