Wednesday, October 29, 2008

My List for Priscila's Vintage Stocking Swap

Priscila asked us to post our answers to these questions for her Christmas Stocking Swap. So here goes:

What do you collect: vintage patterns, lace, buttons, head vases, planters, hankies, angels, vintage elves. I love vintage and shabby chic!!

What inspires you: seeing other people's creatitivity

Favorite pastime: crafting, spending time with Earl and the kids.

Whats one of your favorite vintage pieces in your home: I have a really unusual stand that my Grandpa made when he was young and gave it to me and the dolls that my Grandma crochet little dresses for when she was young.

What decoration or christmas item would you love to have: Anything, I love just about anything!!

What vintage piece would you love to have: I love vintage head vases and planters. I started collecting those little vintage elves.

Favorite Goodie or hot drink: I love coffee and flavored hot chocolates.

Any family tradition: The kids and I usually make Baby Bam, Instant Hot Chocolate Mix, chocolate covered pretzels and Spice Tea together and then bottle them up and ship them to our relatives and give them as gifts to teachers and other people.

Greatest Christmas Memory: Going to midnight Mass as a family, spending time with family and seeing the kids faces on Christmas morning.


Polka Dot Moon said...

Sounds like a fun swap!

I Boo'd you! Stop by and check it out ;)

Melinda Cornish said...

ok, I gotta know what baby bam is!!!! Melinda

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