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Posted: 12/24/2005 1:30:39 PM EDT
Anyone doing their family/presents/whatever tonight instead of tomorrow morning?

I'm working, so we've decided to do everything after I'm done tonight. (great schedule!)
I guess it will technically be Christmas morning!


Well, whenever y'all decide to celebrate, enjoy!
Link Posted: 12/24/2005 1:33:08 PM EDT
Guess its how you were brought up ( I was a morning kid, my wife a Christmas Eve) but our youngest got his first job and is working nights, soooooooooooooo, tonite's the night for us for the first time. IMportant part is that we'r e together. Merry Christmas to all !
Link Posted: 12/24/2005 1:33:38 PM EDT
Neither.. December 30th for my get together.
Link Posted: 12/24/2005 1:34:50 PM EDT
We have so darn many places to go we do ours tonight, tmorrow and Monday.

SG
Link Posted: 12/24/2005 1:36:36 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 12/24/2005 1:38:51 PM EDT by Stealth]
The family presents we open on Christmas Eve and the side of the family we visit in the eve. Then we head to the Grandparents, spend the night and open the Santa presents after he shows up there on Christmas morning with the rest of the extended family. Lots of kids on Christmas morning is always fun.
Link Posted: 12/24/2005 1:38:06 PM EDT
we did all the inlaw stuff today, tommorow is our family day for Presents, first thing in the morning of course!!
Link Posted: 12/24/2005 1:57:49 PM EDT
eve for us peeps, I don't know why, just always have
Link Posted: 12/24/2005 1:58:46 PM EDT
Christmas day.
Link Posted: 12/24/2005 2:14:30 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 12/24/2005 2:15:40 PM EDT by TomJefferson]
Link Posted: 12/24/2005 2:18:28 PM EDT
Both..Out tonight to see aunts/uncles/cousins. Home tomorrow and many will come over for good food, good beer, good wine, and good friendship.
Link Posted: 12/24/2005 2:19:29 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 12/24/2005 2:20:41 PM EDT by GUNGUY1911]

Originally Posted By Tallbill:
Neither.. December 30th for my get together.

Same here, it just seems to be easier with all the families involved!
Link Posted: 12/24/2005 2:21:21 PM EDT
Eve.
Link Posted: 12/24/2005 2:22:05 PM EDT
We have all the kids and granddaughter here now. Getting ready to open presents. The wife and I will open ours in the morning before going to church. Merry CHRISTmas to all
Link Posted: 12/24/2005 2:27:53 PM EDT
Doing the gift thing tonight (eve), as has been the tradition since I met my wife. Don't know if it's an italian thing or not...................
Link Posted: 12/24/2005 2:31:24 PM EDT
Dad dosent get back home until the 26th. We will do it then.
Link Posted: 12/24/2005 2:49:27 PM EDT
1 on the 24th the rest on the 25th. It's the law ya know!?!
Link Posted: 12/24/2005 3:15:12 PM EDT
Family and friends on Christmas eve, just the kids and us on Christmas morning
Link Posted: 12/24/2005 3:21:52 PM EDT
Always in the morning.
Link Posted: 12/24/2005 3:23:02 PM EDT
We do it the ARFCOM way, BOTH tonight and in the morning.
Link Posted: 12/24/2005 3:23:36 PM EDT
It is Christmas day here "now"

Merry Christmas
Taffy
Link Posted: 12/24/2005 3:31:00 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 12/24/2005 3:32:20 PM EDT by techdudenc]
Actually did ours last night. It's a first for that, and frankly it's left me a little confused. Kids are with their Mom today, and I'm hanging out on my own. Football is over for the day, so I've snuggled up against a bottle of Crown.

Don't really know what's left for tomorrow, except I have to work a couple of hours.

I kind of miss the normal confusion, kids waiting for Christmas day.

Still have the Christmas spirit however, Merry Christmas to all! Don't take what you have for granted, your family is the greatest gift ever!
Link Posted: 12/24/2005 3:31:09 PM EDT
Both.

My family was traditional ARFKOMMERs since way back in the 60's.

We got together Christmas Eve with my mom's brother and sister and their families. So we did gifts then.

Christmas morning we did ours at our house.
Link Posted: 12/24/2005 4:12:50 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 12/24/2005 4:13:48 PM EDT by CaptSchofield]
Since I had to work Friday, Sat. & Sun. 12 hr shifts my family is not gathering at my house till monday the 26th.
Instead, tonight Christmas Eve, I am here with 3,000 felons all snug in thier bed with visions of sugar plum fairies & other things that dance in thier heads. I along with approx. 75 custody staff will hope for peace on earth and in the cells and dorms of our facility. Merry Christmas!!!!
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