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Christmas Special (2017) Writing Prompt #24

Welcome to Our Random View’s Christmas Special Writing Prompts.  Today’s theme – The Night Before Christmas? (https://ourrandomview.wordpress.com/2017/12/24/christmas-special-2017-writing-prompt-24-the-night-before-christmas/)

Do we do anything special the day or night before Christmas?  Not so much anymore.  I usually clean the house for Christmas guests, and Kevin goes Christmas shopping.   Yes, every December 24th, he is in the stores until they close.  As for Christmas Eve, we used to do church (I would always sing O Holy Night at the service) and have dinner with Kevin’s family, but those days are long over.  Now, it’s watching Christmas movies, and having a nice relaxed dinner.

Hope you all are enjoying your Christmas Eve!

Christmas Special (2017) Writing Prompt #23

Welcome to Our Random View’s Christmas Special Writing Prompts.  Today’s theme – Favourite Christmas Activity? (https://ourrandomview.wordpress.com/2017/12/23/christmas-special-2017-writing-prompt-23-favourite-christmas-activity/)

What could be better than Christmas dinner with family and friends, watching a movie (one Christmas I introduced Dad to This is Spinal Tap), listening to Christmas music, and of course, eating stuffing!  I’m looking forward to this year’s stuffing…I mean, family dinner 🙂

Christmas Special (2017) Writing Prompt #22

Welcome to Our Random View’s Christmas Special Writing Prompts.  Today’s theme – What to get them for Christmas? (https://ourrandomview.wordpress.com/2017/12/22/christmas-special-2017-writing-prompt-22-what-to-get-them/)

Well, I don’t exchange presents with many people any more.  Kevin, and Mom and Dad.  Who is the hardest to buy for?  Dad.  Hope he likes what we got him this year!

And now, here is a picture of something I saw today.  And yes, it is December in Canada!

 

Christmas Special (2017) Writing Prompt #21

Welcome to Our Random View’s Christmas Special Writing Prompts.  Today’s theme – Favourite Christmas Film? (https://ourrandomview.wordpress.com/2017/12/21/favourite-christmas-film-christmas-special-2017-writing-prompt-21-answer/)

There is only one. They tried to convince me to watch a live, remake, musical version this year.  Nope.  Never gonna replace the original!

You’ll shoot your eye out, kid!

 

Christmas Special (2017) Writing Prompt #20

Welcome to Our Random View’s Christmas Special Writing Prompts.  Today’s theme – Favourite Christmas Number 1? (https://ourrandomview.wordpress.com/2017/12/20/christmas-special-2017-writing-prompt-20-favourite-christmas-number-one/)

Isn’t that a little personal?

Instead, let me show you what happened yesterday:

I arrived at our “up the mountain” campus:

I left 2 hours later:

Winter wonderland, man.  No snow in the city though, and this is probably all gone now.  That’s the kind of winter I’m ok with!

Christmas Special (2017) Writing Prompt #19

Welcome to Our Random View’s Christmas Special Writing Prompts.  Today’s theme – Favourite Christmas Song? (https://ourrandomview.wordpress.com/2017/12/19/christmas-special-2017-writing-prompt-19-favourite-christmas-song/)

I KNEW it!!!  The answer to this question is “bells”.  And now, enjoy one of my favourite Christmas medleys of all time?

Christmas Special (2017) Writing Prompt #18

Welcome to Our Random View’s Christmas Special Writing Prompts.  Today’s theme – Favourite Christmas Carol? (https://ourrandomview.wordpress.com/2017/12/18/christmas-special-2017-writing-prompt-18-favourite-christmas-carol/)

Ok, first of all I need to ask:  is a Christmas carol the same as a Christmas song?  Is the next prompt going to be what is my favourite Christmas song???  Well, at the risk of having to give the same answer twice:

(Disclaimer…my answer changes day to day…this is today’s response!)

Christmas Special (2017) Writing Prompt #17

Welcome to Our Random View’s Christmas Special Writing Prompts.  Today’s theme – Least Favourite Part of Christmas? (https://ourrandomview.wordpress.com/2017/12/17/christmas-special-2017-writing-prompt-17-least-favourite-part-of-christmas/)

This Christmas?  The second coming of the Christmas Cold.  That’s my least favourite part.  I HATE being sick…  Just go away man…I have things to do…zzzzz

Christmas Special (2017) Writing Prompt #16

Welcome to Our Random View’s Christmas Special Writing Prompts.  Today’s theme – Santa’s Grotto? (https://ourrandomview.wordpress.com/2017/12/16/christmas-special-2017-writing-prompt-16-santas-grotto/)

Describe a trip to Santa’s grotto.

I would, but there’s that whole non-disclosure agreement thing…

Christmas Special (2017) Writing Prompt #15

Welcome to Our Random View’s Christmas Special Writing Prompts.  Today’s theme – Favourite Christmas Food? (https://ourrandomview.wordpress.com/2017/12/15/christmas-special-2017-writing-prompt-15-favourite-christmas-food/)

Christmas food, eh?  What is Christmas food anyway?  Christmas cake (yuck), Christmas cookies (can only eat the gluten free ones), Gingerbread (yum!! oh, gluten free…), Stuffing??  Stuffing!!

I think that covers it…

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