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Title: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 01, 2010, 06:57:40 PM
Now that it's December and all the fancy new avatars are looking splendidly festive - let's see how long a list of Christmas associations [one word at a time] we can create by the 25th December.

Christmas
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Spell Chick on December 02, 2010, 06:27:44 AM
Santa
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Tempered on December 02, 2010, 07:00:11 AM
antlers
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Spell Chick on December 02, 2010, 07:09:15 AM
Crèche
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Tempered on December 02, 2010, 07:11:32 AM
hay
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Spell Chick on December 02, 2010, 07:21:05 AM
Jesus
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 02, 2010, 12:48:20 PM
3 Wise Men
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Tempered on December 02, 2010, 01:23:20 PM
star
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 02, 2010, 01:50:22 PM
east
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: twisted wheel on December 02, 2010, 03:02:01 PM
samaritans ;D
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Spell Chick on December 02, 2010, 04:36:58 PM
elves
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 02, 2010, 04:59:14 PM
asses
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: fire-fly on December 02, 2010, 05:24:16 PM
mirth
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 02, 2010, 05:25:51 PM
tinsel
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: fire-fly on December 02, 2010, 05:28:05 PM
carols
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 02, 2010, 05:32:42 PM
sleigh
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: fire-fly on December 02, 2010, 05:43:45 PM
mistletoe
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Tempered on December 02, 2010, 05:45:13 PM
kissing
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: fire-fly on December 02, 2010, 05:46:16 PM
pudding
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 02, 2010, 06:02:02 PM
holly
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: twisted wheel on December 02, 2010, 06:02:08 PM
mother-in-law's house  :'(
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 02, 2010, 06:03:14 PM
icy ;)
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: twisted wheel on December 02, 2010, 06:04:37 PM
soggy sprouts
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 02, 2010, 06:06:14 PM
frost
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Gyppo on December 02, 2010, 08:32:30 PM
knickers (Probably Carol's)
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: fire-fly on December 02, 2010, 08:52:38 PM
stockings
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 02, 2010, 10:06:56 PM
fillers
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: fire-fly on December 02, 2010, 10:18:08 PM
prawns (yummo)
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 02, 2010, 11:12:30 PM
turkey
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Gayle on December 03, 2010, 12:04:26 AM
relatives  ;D
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 03, 2010, 12:31:28 AM
crackers ;D ;D ;D
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: fire-fly on December 03, 2010, 03:51:20 AM
family
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Maimi on December 03, 2010, 04:39:52 AM
coal >:D
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: fire-fly on December 03, 2010, 04:47:27 AM
 :o :o :o :o

(I tell that one to my babies all the time.)

Midnight Mass.
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: twisted wheel on December 03, 2010, 04:57:11 AM
midnight candles  8)
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: fire-fly on December 03, 2010, 05:08:21 AM
 ;D ;D ;D

hymns
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: twisted wheel on December 03, 2010, 05:21:38 AM
insomnia
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 03, 2010, 05:55:08 AM
midnight candles  8)
Good on ya!

tree
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Mark H on December 03, 2010, 07:41:38 AM
rickets
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Alice, a Country Gal on December 03, 2010, 09:42:01 AM
stocking (hanging - or boots in other parts of the world)
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Gayle on December 03, 2010, 11:09:18 AM
(I tell that one to my babies all the time.)
At one time, you could get coal-shaped chocolates to put in people's stockings. I have no idea if they still make them.

stuffing (for the bird not your significant other  :P)
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 03, 2010, 02:46:35 PM
decorations

rickets
Rickets, Mark...rickets? I thought Tiny Tim had polio or a club foot!
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Gayle on December 03, 2010, 08:09:36 PM
"A Christmas Carole"
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: fire-fly on December 03, 2010, 08:52:34 PM
snowman
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Alice, a Country Gal on December 04, 2010, 10:45:20 AM
Snow-globes.



(I have a 'small' collection of Christmas themed globes. Love them.)
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 04, 2010, 11:25:49 AM
greetings
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Mark H on December 04, 2010, 01:03:06 PM
Novelty Kippah ash trays.
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: twisted wheel on December 04, 2010, 01:13:40 PM
roasted nuts (they will be by boxing day)  ;D
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 04, 2010, 04:09:02 PM
chestnuts [another roasting problem this time of year]
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: twisted wheel on December 04, 2010, 04:16:24 PM
whiskey (a must have in my christmas stocking) ;D
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 04, 2010, 04:17:53 PM
sherry - a must while cooking
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: twisted wheel on December 04, 2010, 04:19:38 PM
 ;D

hangover
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 04, 2010, 04:20:17 PM
peptobismol
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Maimi on December 04, 2010, 04:34:19 PM
salmonella :o (it happens ... can't trust anyone to cook a bird properly)
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 04, 2010, 04:36:52 PM
charades
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: twisted wheel on December 04, 2010, 05:09:05 PM
repeats


television or sprouts ;D
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Tempered on December 04, 2010, 05:17:10 PM
in-laws
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Maimi on December 04, 2010, 05:38:40 PM
>:D Nuff said.
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Tempered on December 04, 2010, 05:40:41 PM
eggnog - how I love the stuff.
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: fire-fly on December 04, 2010, 05:41:41 PM
Kris Kringle.
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 04, 2010, 05:44:59 PM
Tear jerky, soppy movies.
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: twisted wheel on December 04, 2010, 05:45:59 PM
good one siobhan - it's a wonderful life 8)


i watch it every year on christmas eve - awesome
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 04, 2010, 05:47:02 PM
traditions!!!!!
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: fire-fly on December 04, 2010, 05:47:38 PM
Singing carols Xmas eve with the kids, I love doing that. ITs one of our traditions 510.  :D
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 04, 2010, 05:48:41 PM
Singing carols Xmas eve with the kids, I love doing that. ITs one of our traditions 510.  :D
That's lovely FF

selection boxes
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: fire-fly on December 04, 2010, 05:49:40 PM
Bon-bons
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 04, 2010, 05:50:50 PM
the Xmas item of clothing [can't be worn any other time of the year]
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: fire-fly on December 04, 2010, 05:57:28 PM
Backyard cricket.  8)
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 04, 2010, 05:58:28 PM
Swim in the Atlantic on Boxing Day
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Maimi on December 04, 2010, 05:58:51 PM
Chicken and Dressing
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 04, 2010, 06:06:40 PM
Stuffing
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: fire-fly on December 04, 2010, 10:12:26 PM
Wine trifle. mmmmmmm :P
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Gayle on December 04, 2010, 10:49:25 PM
Orange-Glazed Roast Duck - yum!
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: fire-fly on December 05, 2010, 02:26:30 AM
Presents that no one really wants, like socks from gran.  ::)
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Spell Chick on December 05, 2010, 07:39:20 AM
Wrapping paper
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: AriM on December 05, 2010, 09:10:17 AM
Holly
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 05, 2010, 10:33:13 AM
baubles
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Gayle on December 05, 2010, 11:14:48 AM
ribbons
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 05, 2010, 11:17:32 AM
Santa red/pine green
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Gayle on December 05, 2010, 11:26:51 AM
Christmas caroles terribly mangled by international pop singers.  ::)
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 05, 2010, 11:46:56 AM
children made to sing 'kiddie' style
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 08, 2010, 02:31:26 PM
snoozing
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Gayle on December 08, 2010, 06:00:09 PM
games
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: fire-fly on December 08, 2010, 06:05:40 PM
Xmas Grinch
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 09, 2010, 12:23:42 AM
angels
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: fire-fly on December 09, 2010, 12:26:55 AM
trumpets
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Spell Chick on December 09, 2010, 06:51:09 AM
tinsel
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: AriM on December 09, 2010, 09:17:14 AM
garlands
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Spell Chick on December 09, 2010, 11:03:57 AM
Judy

mistletoe
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Gyppo on December 09, 2010, 03:59:49 PM
Snog  (It's a strangely ugly little word for something which can be rather pleasant.)
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Gayle on December 09, 2010, 06:03:31 PM
egg snog nog
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: fire-fly on December 09, 2010, 07:59:15 PM
 :D :D

Ginger bread house.
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Suemcb on December 09, 2010, 10:30:31 PM
Rudolph
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: fire-fly on December 09, 2010, 10:38:56 PM
snow
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Gayle on December 10, 2010, 12:17:37 AM
snowballs
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: fire-fly on December 10, 2010, 12:32:18 AM
snowball fight?  :P
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Suemcb on December 10, 2010, 01:45:01 AM
Barbeques.

hey I live in new Zealand ;)
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: fire-fly on December 10, 2010, 03:01:02 AM
Boxing Day backyard cricket.  :D
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Big T on December 10, 2010, 03:20:17 AM
Christmas tree fairy
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Themrose89 on December 10, 2010, 04:47:11 AM
Town square Tree-lighting festival
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: fire-fly on December 10, 2010, 04:50:59 AM
Carols by candlelight.
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Spell Chick on December 10, 2010, 08:58:51 AM
Midnight Mass
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 10, 2010, 09:21:14 AM
nativity plays
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Spell Chick on December 10, 2010, 09:31:50 AM
frankincense
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 10, 2010, 09:34:37 AM
fairy lights
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Gayle on December 10, 2010, 11:53:12 AM
Barbeques.

hey I live in new Zealand ;)
Actually, my Dad barbecued steak for Christmas day here in Canada once. He shoveled a path through the snow to the gas barbecue, got it lit, and stood out there in his parka and winter boots, grilling steak. I think I have a picture somewhere; I'll have to see if I can find it.  ;)

ornaments
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: WordBird on December 10, 2010, 11:56:02 AM
sparkley lights
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Spell Chick on December 10, 2010, 12:12:16 PM
Dasher
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 10, 2010, 12:45:21 PM
lametta [the strands of gold/silvery stuff]
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Spell Chick on December 10, 2010, 03:00:06 PM
five golden rings
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 10, 2010, 08:50:22 PM
cranberries
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: AriM on December 10, 2010, 08:54:34 PM
greeting cards
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 10, 2010, 10:29:39 PM
designated drivers
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Suemcb on December 11, 2010, 12:56:05 AM
Beach Parties and bonfires
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: fire-fly on December 11, 2010, 02:16:09 AM
Mulled wine.
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Spell Chick on December 11, 2010, 06:11:59 AM
Jingle Bells
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 11, 2010, 11:16:18 AM
cards
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Suemcb on December 11, 2010, 12:30:50 PM
School Holidays
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 11, 2010, 12:40:14 PM
board games
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Suemcb on December 11, 2010, 12:43:38 PM
Snow angels
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Spell Chick on December 12, 2010, 08:01:08 AM
pine needles all over the carpet
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Gayle on December 12, 2010, 11:46:28 AM
A trip to the tree farm to pick out a tree.
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 12, 2010, 12:16:49 PM
replacement bulbs
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Suemcb on December 12, 2010, 02:16:24 PM
Mummy kissing Santa Claus
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 12, 2010, 06:50:50 PM
glace fruits and liquer chocolates
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Suemcb on December 12, 2010, 10:50:55 PM
Christmas activities with school kids.
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: fire-fly on December 12, 2010, 11:37:18 PM
Batteries.  ???
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Gayle on December 13, 2010, 12:38:00 AM
digital cameras
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: fire-fly on December 13, 2010, 12:41:54 AM
candy canes
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Vienna on December 13, 2010, 03:30:16 AM
Batteries.  ???


this reminds me that when I was a kid my mum and dad were so tight I always got a pack of batteries with label "Merry Christmas, Toys not included"
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: fire-fly on December 13, 2010, 03:55:50 AM
 groan...

 :D :D :D
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Spell Chick on December 13, 2010, 08:45:10 AM
glitter all over everything
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Suemcb on December 13, 2010, 02:46:05 PM
Silly string
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Spell Chick on December 13, 2010, 04:40:02 PM
Little Drummer Boy
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: fire-fly on December 13, 2010, 05:50:43 PM
Afternoon nap.  ::)
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Maimi on December 13, 2010, 06:16:51 PM
National Lampoons Christmas Vacation ;D
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: fire-fly on December 13, 2010, 06:26:29 PM
 ;D ;D ;D

AND, all the old 1930's movies, they all make a comeback.
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Maimi on December 13, 2010, 07:39:38 PM
;D ;D ;D

AND, all the old 1930's movies, they all make a comeback.
Just a few years later, but It's a Wonderful Life. <sigh> Had to buy the dvd. :)
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 13, 2010, 09:55:55 PM
Charles Dickens - A Christmas Carol...however its filmed
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: fire-fly on December 13, 2010, 10:06:23 PM
pudding
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Suemcb on December 13, 2010, 11:40:43 PM
Fake snow in a can
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: fire-fly on December 13, 2010, 11:41:30 PM
brandy custard
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Spell Chick on December 14, 2010, 07:25:26 AM
green bean casserole
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 14, 2010, 06:18:17 PM
bubble and squeak [with the sprouts and mash]
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: AriM on December 14, 2010, 06:38:42 PM
fruitcake
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 14, 2010, 06:58:09 PM
calorie overload
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Spell Chick on December 15, 2010, 07:48:26 AM
egg nog
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Suemcb on December 15, 2010, 01:49:20 PM
Silly games
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: AriM on December 15, 2010, 01:58:25 PM
candy canes
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Spell Chick on December 15, 2010, 02:26:52 PM
eight maids a'milking
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: herron on December 17, 2010, 05:21:11 PM
cookies and milk for Santa?
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Spell Chick on December 17, 2010, 06:15:06 PM
Ho
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Maimi on December 17, 2010, 07:16:16 PM
belly laugh
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: AriM on December 17, 2010, 07:18:39 PM
belly
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Gayle on December 17, 2010, 08:34:12 PM
New Year's diet  ::)
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Spell Chick on December 18, 2010, 05:41:24 AM
Easter eggs  (really, some store actually truly honestly put Easter eggs on display yesterday)
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Gayle on December 18, 2010, 04:45:24 PM
(really, some store actually truly honestly put Easter eggs on display yesterday)
I guess they were assuming there must have been some chickens in that stable as well the sheep and donkeys.  :P

consumerism gone mad
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 18, 2010, 06:28:09 PM
peace and goodwill among men
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: fire-fly on December 18, 2010, 10:51:07 PM
Reindeer food.  :o :o

I kid you not, today I bought a bag of reindeer food.  ::)
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Spell Chick on December 19, 2010, 06:56:53 AM
(You bought some venison to serve for Christmas dinner? Harsh!)

garlands studded with pine cones and berries and all manner of plastic horribleness.
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Vienna on December 19, 2010, 07:19:27 AM
advent wreath ready to light the fourth candle later today.
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Spell Chick on December 19, 2010, 08:03:57 AM
Feliz Navidad
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 19, 2010, 03:01:58 PM
Frohliche Weinacht [??? maybe in pidgin German]
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: Vienna on December 20, 2010, 03:08:53 AM
Frohliche Weinacht [??? maybe in pidgin German]

frohliche Weihnachten
Title: Re: Christmas Association
Post by: 510bhan on December 20, 2010, 05:18:45 PM
frohliche Weihnachten

Thank you...not a bad effort from 40 year memory retrieval though!

Festival of Light/s