+ Reply to Thread
Page 1 of 8 123 ... LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 74
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    Posts
    10,339
    Thanks
    3,255
    Thanked
    6,281
    Reviews
    1
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 posts
    Awards:
    100 Posts in a week

    Default Christmas Eve chat - what are your plans?

    Thought it would be fun to start a thread to chat about all things Xmas eve!

    What's everyone up to today/tonight?

    I'm at work for now, but our boss is taking us out to lunch at 12:30. Then I anticipate we'll be sent home early. I'll head straight home to wrap gifts (I've only wrapped one so far!) and do a spot of housework.

    This evening I hope to maybe watch a Xmas movie or some carols on TV (if there are any on) just to build the Xmas excitement/spirit.

    No food prep or anything at our house - Xmas lunch will be at my parents tomorrow.

    Getting excited, especially for Xmas morning with DS opening his gifts

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Location
    Brisbane
    Posts
    3,165
    Thanks
    2,773
    Thanked
    2,282
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    Having my in laws over for dinner/ pressies and bubbly- can't wait!

  3. #3
    ~Marigold~'s Avatar
    ~Marigold~ is offline You make me happy, when skies are grey
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Location
    Melbourne
    Posts
    7,039
    Thanks
    9,662
    Thanked
    4,985
    Reviews
    7
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    Subbing. I won't be doing anything but love hearing what others are up to 😃

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Jul 2008
    Posts
    21,787
    Thanks
    15,190
    Thanked
    11,415
    Reviews
    14
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 postsRuby Star - 15,000 postsDiamond Star - 20,000 posts
    Awards:
    Busiest Member of the WeekBusiest Member of the Week - week ended 5/2/14Busiest Member of the Week - week ended 31/10/14Busiest Member of the Week - week ended 24/10/14Busiest Member of the Week
    I got early made 24 cupcake size fruitcakes for presents and burnt 12 as in alerted to them by the smoke alarm. Flying flips.
    I done 3 loads of washing and I need to a clean.
    I broken up on huge fight. (Great way to start my day)
    But I can't complain my poor sister is having a really bad day.
    Left to do is clean, clean and clean, deliver some presents across town, go to the shop and replace the stuff dh and d's got into, organise dinner and go on our traditional Christmas light hunt.

  5. #5
    Join Date
    Aug 2013
    Posts
    3,784
    Thanks
    144
    Thanked
    1,700
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    Nothing. Right now so bored at home I'm going to the supermarket to see what else I can find for tomorrow and the weekend. No kids for Xmas this year so very very quiet

  6. #6
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Location
    Melbourne
    Posts
    3,732
    Thanks
    906
    Thanked
    2,838
    Reviews
    1
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    Up early this morning to help the boys make choc chip cookies for Santa. Right now I'm out with the boys at the park killing time while DH and his uncle make the trampoline from Santa. I'll take them for lunch and a play at Maccas after this. Later this arvo we're all heading to PIL's where we have a huge dinner, presents etc. DH's dad's family is Latvian and Xmas eve is a big deal with them so we see them every Xmas eve. I'm really looking forward to it. It'll be late night and when we get home we need to do a bit of food prep for tomorrow, put on Santa presents and do footprints through the house leading the boys outside to the trampoline.

    I really, really hope this trampoline gets built in a couple of hours, killing time outside in 33 degree heat sucks.

  7. #7
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Location
    Toowoomba
    Posts
    5,659
    Thanks
    6,672
    Thanked
    3,045
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    Awards:
    200 Posts in a weekBusiest Member of the Week - Week ended 24/7/2014100 Posts in a week
    Merry Christmas Eve everyone!

    My anxiety is high today so I'm trying my best to get that under control ASAP.

    I have to give the house a tidy and make a chocolate cake with DD for Santa.

    We will go to mass and carols this evening and then I'm hoping the kids will be asleep early as I have to go around to my Dad's and get all the presents to put under the tree. Then I won't be able to sleep because I'll be too excited lol.

    Sending love and hugs to everyone, this time of the year is very tough on many xxxx

  8. #8
    Join Date
    Sep 2010
    Posts
    1,259
    Thanks
    533
    Thanked
    1,115
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    Awards:
    Bubhub Blogger
    Merry Christmas everyone.

    We have just driven from Cairns to Brisbane with a camper trailer and a toddler. At the PILs now just having a quiet day, getting ready for tomorrow with everyone.

    Have wrapped the presents this morning and will build the Santa presents tonight.

    Hoping to avoid the shops, but just realized I am missing one present.

    Best wishes to all.

  9. #9
    Join Date
    Jul 2010
    Location
    Australia
    Posts
    11,412
    Thanks
    7,433
    Thanked
    6,126
    Reviews
    11
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 posts
    Awards:
    Busiest Member of the Week - week ended 29/5/15Busiest Member of the WeekBusiest Member of the Week100 Posts in a week
    Chilling at my parents with possum, helping my sister ice biscuits and waiting for my partner to arrive

  10. #10
    TheGooch's Avatar
    TheGooch is online now Winner 2014 - Newbie of the Year
    Winner 2016 BubHubs DIVA Award
    Join Date
    Jan 2014
    Posts
    5,154
    Thanks
    9,061
    Thanked
    4,713
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    Awards:
    100 Posts in a week
    2 hour drive to Melbourne to my sister's house.
    We hope we timed it right - DS fell straight to sleep in the car and if he sticks to normal sleep patterns, he will sleep for 2 hours! Just enough time to get there!


 

Similar Threads

  1. Christmas is only 72 days away !!! what are your plans
    By BH-KatiesMum in forum General Chat
    Replies: 15
    Last Post: 13-10-2015, 21:33
  2. Holidays have begun... what your plans?
    By superbuns in forum General Chat
    Replies: 21
    Last Post: 03-04-2015, 12:25
  3. Birth plans
    By Random541 in forum Birth & Labour Questions
    Replies: 43
    Last Post: 01-01-2015, 23:01

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
free weekly newsletters | sign up now!
who are these people who write great posts? meet our hubbub authors!
Learn how you can contribute to the hubbub!

reviews
learn how you can become a reviewer!

competitions

forum - chatting now
sales & new stuffsee all
Bub Hub Sales Listing
HAVING A SALE? Let parents know about it with a Bub Hub Sales listing. Listings are featured on our well trafficked Sales Page + selected randomly to appear on EVERY page
featured supporter
gotcha
X

Pregnant for the first-time?

Not sure where to start? We can help!

Our Insider Programs for pregnancy first-timers will lead you step-by-step through the 14 Pregnancy Must Dos!