9VSPO From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR: Posted (9 years 1 week 6 hours ago) and read 2525 times:
I will be at home watching the tv while her indoors prepares the dinner having a few drinks around lunchtime. I will take the mrs to church mass in the morning (not my cup of tea) then go and collect her later and just stay home all day.
Sabena332 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 2, posted (9 years 1 week 6 hours ago) and read 2519 times:
I will do the same what I did in the past 28 years. The whole family will meet in my parents' house on the 24th, we will have dinner and afterwards a few drinks while chatting and exchanging Christmas presents. On the next days I will recover from too much alcohol on the 24th.
Aeroflot777 From Russia, joined Mar 2004, 3012 posts, RR: 26
Reply 6, posted (9 years 1 week 6 hours ago) and read 2497 times:
Well a bit of a change from all of your schedules, since I'm Russian Orthodox, and our church goes by the old calendar, Russian Christmas is on the 7th of January. During that time I will hopefully be in New York City having fun and enjoying my vacation.
ABfemme From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 8, posted (9 years 1 week 6 hours ago) and read 2482 times:
Set off at the crack of dawn to go to work, have a merry little shift (not) and then mess around until my other half also returns from work at 7pmish - have dinner and settle down with a few beers and some Cava - probably put some music on and open a few pressies !
Andz From South Africa, joined Feb 2004, 8461 posts, RR: 10
Reply 10, posted (9 years 1 week 6 hours ago) and read 2472 times:
We will be in Cape Town from December 17 to 27, Christmas Day lunch will be at Maestro's Restaurant on Woodbridge Island, they put on a huge buffet spread overlooking the ocean and Table Mountain. This will be our 4th year making this trip so it is becoming a tradition!
After Monday and Tuesday even the calendar says WTF...
Kiwiandrew From New Zealand, joined Jun 2005, 8603 posts, RR: 13
Reply 19, posted (9 years 1 week 4 hours ago) and read 2428 times:
Lying in bed with the blankets pulled over my head trying to pretend that I am somewhere warm . That will last about 10 minutes until my partner , who is like a big kid at Xmas , drags me out of bed and forces me to face the infinite horrors of the day
Moderation in all things ... including moderation ;-)
TFSPhoto From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 23, posted (9 years 1 week 4 hours ago) and read 2402 times:
Well for me.. Ill be helping santa unload his sleigh during the night when he calls round for the wine and mince pie! Then it'll be off to bed, up at 8.. give kids prezzies and stuff.. then off to work and then back home at 5 for xmas dinner with her parents.. i sence a little overtime coming on..
Nighthawk From UK - Scotland, joined Sep 2001, 5178 posts, RR: 33
Reply 24, posted (9 years 1 week 4 hours ago) and read 2390 times:
wake up, open the prezzies, lounge around watching the crap BBC decide to show, finally decide ive had enough of my nephew and go down the pub. Reappear in time for Xmas dinner, then probably go back down the pub.
GKirk: What time does the club open on xmas...?
That'll teach you
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