Emily over at Little Home made a Christmas To Do List and I thought it was a great idea to post it on the blog. I figure I make the lists on paper, so why not post them here (that way when I lose the paper, I know where my list is!).
2008 Christmas To Do List
Before Dec 1
Sit down with William and create the list of people we would like to give gifts to. DONE!
Sit down with William and create the 2008 Christmas budget. DONE!
Make listing of people we want to send cards to. ONLY SENDING CARDS TO PEOPLE WHO SEND US CARDS. WE DON'T HAVE ENOUGH IN BUDGET TO SEND CARDS TO EVERYONE.
Pull out all bins of Christmas decorations and see if any leftover cards/gift wrap... DONE!
Determine our "Gathering" schedule for the holidays. DONE!
Purchase Christmas Cards/Gift Wrap (if necessary) DONE! (NONE NECESSARY)
Address Christmas Cards
Hand write letters to each person we will not see for Christmas
Hang lights on exterior of house
Purchase all gifts
Purchase stamps/Mail cards (by Dec 15)
Wrap all gifts
Cut down Christmas Tree
Decorate Tree & Interior of House
Tentative Schedule of Events
Dec 13: PPC Holiday Party
Dec 20: Extended Hanson Family Christmas
Dec 24: Extended Neumann Family Christmas
Dec 25: S. Schulze Family Christmas (AM)
Dec 25: Extended Lystig Family Christmas (PM)
Jan 10?: PRC Holiday Party
Yet to be determined:
E. Schulze Family Christmas
Immediate Hanson Family Christmas
I am sure there will be other things added to the list as the season continues...