The Christmas Tag 2017

Here’s some random Christmas facts  about me that I was recently tagged in to answer.

Thanks to Sophie from life as Mrs D,who tagged me in this 2017 Christmas Tag.

So here’s 16 random facts about me and Christmas

What’s Your Favourite Christmas Movie?

2 favourites. It’s gotta be Home Alone- love that film. But the favourite Christmas Movie of all time is Love Actually. Frigging love that film and has the very Hot Keira Knightley. She’s a lovely Christmas angel!

Have You Ever Had A White Christmas?

Can’t think of an actual white Christmas. It’s either been before like we had this year (2017) or after Christmas.

Where Do You Usually Spend Your Christmas?

Every year it’s different. We try to alternate it,either at my Mums or my in laws. A few years ago before we had our children,we had both families over to our house, it was an awesome day but frigging Hard work!

What’s Your Favourite Christmas Song?

Easy! It’s definitely The Pogues – Fairytale of New York. What a tune.


Do You Open Any Presents On Christmas Eve?

We used when I was a kid. I tries to introduce my wife to this new tradition. So we unwrap a present normal gift from work or the neighbours.


Can You Name All of Santa’s Reindeer?

Errrrrrr here goes, let’s see. Dasher, vixen, prancer, dancer….hmmmm…. Errrr Rudolph

What Christmas Traditions Are You Looking Forward To This Year?

Making the Father Christmas footprints in the living room.


Is Your Christmas Tree Real Or Fake?

Fake. After buying the £5 deal real trees from Ikea and spending nearly every hour sweeping up the needles. Last year we bought a really nice fake tree from the Garden centre after Christmas in the sale.


What’s  Your Favourite Christmas  Treat/Food/Sweet?

Mince pies…. Infact warm mice pie, sometimes with a covering of cream.

Be Honest, Do You Prefer The Giving Or Receiving Of Gifts?



What’s  The Best Christmas Present You Ever Received?

Christmas of 1993- aged 13 I got a karaoke machine, I spent all day learning the lyrics to the Mr Blobby song.


What’s Your Dream Place To Visit For The Christmas Season?

I would love to take my family to Lapland. Looks magical.

But honestly, I prefer the family home!


Are You A Pro Present Wrapper Or Do You Fail Miserably?


Dunno. But I looooooooooove making thw presents extra secure with sellotape. Hahahahhaahahha


Most Memorable Christmas Memory?

Don’t have any particular memories that stand out.


What Made You Realise The Truth About Santa?

I don’t remember when I “realised” the truth that Father Christmas was infact my parents.

Mind you I’m loving the whole story of father Christmas with my kids now.


What Makes Christmas Special For You?

Turning my 5am work alarm off for a few days!!


I’m passing the Christmas Cracker baton on to Old man Woodcraft and Dan’s the engineer.

Merry Christmas and a Happy New year.

All the best for 2018