Time to Relax and Celebrate, it is!

Merry Christmas or Happy Holidays or Happy Whatever-You-Celebrate!

I hope everyone has a great Christmas and New Year.  I have so many ideas just swirling around in my head for new blog posts, but this holiday season has been so busy and I can barely keep up with doing Scene it on Friday’s.  I’m playing Mary in our Christmas Eve play at my church tonight and I’m super excited about that.  I have a really long monologue and a dance so I’m hoping I perform it all without a hitch and don’t forget anything.  It’s so much easier to memorize lines when there is dialogue as it’s more intuitive knowing what to say next.

Of course, I hope everyone gets at least one Star Wars gift for Christmas!  A Christmas with no Star Wars gifts is a failed Christmas.  Teehee, not really, but it’s always fun to receive them.  Sometimes people don’t get me any because they call it “dangerous territory” and they’re afraid of getting me a gift I may already have.  I say hogwash to that…get me as many Star Wars gifts as possible!

I’m taking all next week off of work for the first time ever.  Usually I work during the Christmas week, only because it’s relaxing and I can catch up on projects.  However, this year our whole team is working Christmas week (that never happens!) and I had to get rid of some PTO days, so I thought, “Why not?  A nice little staycation isn’t a bad idea.”  And so here I am.  Enjoying sleeping in and the holiday festivities.

What about you guys?  Anything exciting planned for the holidays?  So far, we have not had a white Christmas, but I’m still crossing my fingers!  We had a bit of snow this weekend, but not enough to stick around…

By the way, I still haven’t seen the Star Wars Holiday Special.  I know I should, but I can’t bring myself to watch this “atrocity” yet.  I have to be properly ready for it.  Especially as so many of my friends told me to not bother with it.  And yet, and yet, I feel like I must watch it!  How can I be a Star Wars fan and not see this dismal production?  Maybe next year I’ll bring myself around to watch it – I should put it on my 2013 New Year Resolutions, lol.


Tauntaun in the snow


4 thoughts on “Time to Relax and Celebrate, it is!

  1. Christmas this year is with my wife’s family in a town on the Murray River. Weather has been 40 Celsius the last two days with today (Chritmas) expected to be a lovely 28. Looking forward to,lots of cold meat (ham, etc) and seafood !!

    1. So jealous that it’s so hot there! We did get some snow in the morning so that was really magical. It was only a dusting though and was gone by 4pm, but it was nice to have the morning be a white Christmas. I can’t remember the last time it actually snowed on Christmas!
      I got quite a few Star Wars gifts as well. The day-at-a-time calendar (I love those and try to get it every year for the office), two t-shirts, Chewbacca slippers and some beverages from thinkgeek.com (http://www.thinkgeek.com/product/ea88/). Very successful I would say! I only received 2 repeat gifts that I already have and I’ll find a way to return those.
      What did you get?

      1. I got a Jedi Knight bathrobe, R2D2 cookie jar, R2D2 coffee mug – with his dome as a lid and keychain with torch. Also for the Planet of the Apes TV series so now my collection of that is complete.

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