- Seeing the first cartons of eggnog on the store shelf.
- Flipping channels and finding a cool movie you’ve wanted to see (Shrek the Third). It’s almost over, and you hit “record” and it records it from the beginning!
- Chewy Molasses Ginger cookies, warm from the oven, all gooey and soft. Almost as good as eating the dough raw!
- Getting 99% of your holiday shopping done in one 4 hour marathon at the PX.
- Having my husband help with the gift wrapping.
- Finding the perfect gifts for everyone on your list.
- Having a grandchild sleep over and help with the holiday decorating.
- When the Christmas tree lights are the only lights on in the room.
- Learning Christmas songs on the piano.
- Family gatherings.