It’s Aloha Friday - Week 11

December 7, 2007

What is your favorite holiday activity?

Our favorite activity is decorating gingerbread houses. We get all the cousins together and each child is given their own house. They can get as messy as they want and usually more candy goes into their stomachs than on the house itself. It’s so much fun to watch!

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22 Comments on “It’s Aloha Friday - Week 11”

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Meg said:

I have to say, it’s watching the kids opening their gifts. They get so excited.

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Charlotte (Charmed Life) said:

decorating for christmas, shopping for gifts, opening of gift, wearing santa outfits, writing christmas cards, calling family on Christmas and comparing what we got.

i want to experience seeing my son open his gifts and be delighted by his delight!

Charlotte (Charmed Life)’s last blog post..Santa Claus Revealed

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December 7, 2007
12:25 pm

Sher :) said:

Sitting back when all is quiet, watching the lights sparkle on the tree, while listening to some good old fashion Christmas music. Ahhhh…. :)
Sher :)’s last blog post..Another Giveaway Contest ~ Starts December 1st

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Baby Advice said:

I love decorating! It just seems like the world is so peaceful when everyone comes together for the Holidays!

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Deb - Mom of 3 Girls said:

Doing the advent calendar(s) with the girls - they love to count down the days until Christmas!

I also loved making Christmas cookies as a kid and hope to start doing that with the girls this year too. :)
Deb - Mom of 3 Girls’s last blog post..Aloha Friday #11

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Rach (Heart of Rachel) said:

Before anything else, sorry if I registered on your Mr. Linky twice. I made a mistake on the first time so I entered the right one after. Maybe you can erase the 1st link so the others won’t be confused. Thanks!

I have never made a gingerbread house before but I’ve seen beautiful ones being sold at the mall. It must be a fun experience designing your own gingerbread house.

My favorite holiday activity is exchanging gifts and opening them on Christmas eve.

Rach (Heart of Rachel)’s last blog post..Thursday Thirteen #3

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witchypoo said:

I love to make goodies to send away and have help in the kitchen stirring and sampling. Christmas is a feast!

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Write From Karen said:

I love to sit around the fire with the family, listen to Christmas music, drink hot cocoa and just BE together. (Does that make sense?)

Kailani - I hope your eye surgery was smooth and you can SEE all of us clearly! Get some rest!

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Write From Karen said:

Oh btw, I absolutely ADORE that little santa guy in your header!

LOL

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Summer said:

Mine is decorating Gingerbread/Graham Cracker houses too!

Summer’s last blog post..Snow

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Deana said:

Hmmmm nothing is coming to mind. Maybe baking cookies or making treats to share with neighbors and friends. Sometimes I get a couple gals over here baking with me, sometimes it’s just the kids. sometimes its myself, it’s fun and it’s FUNNER giving things away, people are so happy to receive.

Deana’s last blog post..Aloha Friday

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feefifoto said:

It’s all about eating, isn’t it?

Hope your eyes are good.

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Cathi said:

I wish I had the knack of making a good gingerbread house. The grandbabies and I made a gingerbread tree last week and we had a delightful time. I even posted a photo of the edible little tree!!

Cathi’s last blog post..Wordless Wednesday - Hotel Nick - February 2006

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Marie said:

Looking through the Williams Sonoma catalog. :P
Marie’s last blog post..I shake my little tush on the catwalk…

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Holly Schwendiman said:

My favorite holiday activity is watching Christmas movies with my kids/family. It just gets me in the holiday mood. :)

Hugs,
Holly

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December 7, 2007
11:10 pm

Renee said:

this is so sad…but my favorite is planning the dinners and eating. LOL! I just love good food.

How are ya doing?

Renee’s last blog post..Christmas meme

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December 7, 2007
11:46 pm

Jen said:

I think my favorite is every year, on my mom’s side, all the kids put on a Christmas program of singing, piano playing, drama and any other talent they might possess! My uncle even played a saw one year!!! My sister & I started this tradition years ago at my grandparents’ house, and now it’s fun to see our kids do it every year!

Jen’s last blog post..Soup-tacular ?07

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Grace said:

Favorite holiday activity would be singing and dancing to jumpy Christmas songs with my little one!

Grace’s last blog post..Saturday Photo Scavenger Hunt - Long

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Grace said:

Oh, I love the surfin’ Santa in the header!

Grace’s last blog post..Saturday Photo Scavenger Hunt - Long

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Wendy said:

Getting the tree is our favorite thing. Every year, we go to a small tree farm just outside of town and take our time walking through until we find just the right one to bring home to decorate.

Wendy’s last blog post..Bloggity Ponderings

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Christine said:

My favorite Holiday tradition with the kids, is taking them to ride on a carousel and after stopping to visit Santa.

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