Between 7:30 and 8 most mornings. I'm lucky that I don't have to be up earlier than that.
I can be before I've had a shower. After that I am generally good to go. I'm not a coffee-drinker.
To some extent, yes. I cried more when I was younger, though. I was quite the crybaby as a kid.
Evening is when I seem to peak.
I usually do help with the cooking. Last year I made chestnut stuffing and Cornish game hens. :)
Different roots. "xeno-" means "stranger, foreigner". "geno-" means "people, nation". Similar, but slightly different senses.
In the sci-fi world, "xenocide" means the killing of an alien race.
I do not. That stuff creeps me out.
Most Christmas trees are grown on farms that specifically raise Christmas trees. It's not as if natural forests are being raided for the holidays. These farms also cut trees in such a way that new ones grow back at the cut site.
We always started most of the decorating on December 1st when I was a kid, though my mom would put a few things out the day after Thanksgiving.
We will be celebrating it at my parents' house, as usual. It will be a big affair, even bigger now that my oldest sister had another baby this year.
Pumpkin pie, no question. It's one of the greatest desserts there is.
I am one of the menfolk, so I'll celebrate men's day :)
I don't care for beets. Maybe if there was a way to have them non-pickled, but it seems like they're always picked and they're gross in that form. Cranberries are good, but require a lot of sugar to be edible.
I live right in the heart of Pennsylvania. Like Darren, we also say " youns ". It's our version of " y'all ".
I may have told this story before, but, I was in a South Carolina airport one time and ordered a coffee. The lady asked if I was from Pennsylvania because of my … Read more
Some say i sound Southern but I'm from Southwestern Pennsylvania but we are known for using words such as Youns . This one nurse told me one time, you sound like a true Pennsylvanian. But it's true we are known to use that word quite often when speaking to people.
YOUNS means "You guys, you all" … Read more
Very few people think that THEY speak with an accent. Especially if they live near where they were raised.