1.Are you religious? No
2. How long have you been knitting? Would you consider yourself a Beginner, Intermediate or Advanced? I have learned to knit when I was a kid.I have knitted a lot when my kids where small, then I haven't knitted for a long time and recently I'm knitting again.I guess I'm intermediate.
3.Do you have any other hobbies besides knitting?Yes, do you have lots of timeÜ. I love crocheting, sewing, quilting, cross stitching, penpalling, gardening, baking,reading, watching movies, going to fleamarkets and thriftshops looking for old, vintage things to decorate my house and garden with...............
4.Favorite color(s)? My favourite colours are pink, purple, blue and fall colours.
5.Do you collect anything? I collect craft books, patterns, yarn, and old &vintage things to decorate my house and garden with.
6.Are you allergic to any fibers or animals? No.
7.Do you have any pets? Yes, we have 3 dogs, 1 cat, 2 chickens and 1 rabbit.
8.Coffee, Tea, or Hot Chocolate? I LOVE it all.
9.Cookies or Sweets? Both.
10.Do you knit socks? I just started knitting socks a few months ago and now I'm addicted.
11.If not socks then what? (tell us about your favorite knits) I also love to knit scarves, hats,shrugs and sweaters.
12.Do you put up a Christmas tree? If not then what do you do? Yes, I put up a real christmas tree.
13.Favorite holiday treats? Our wonderfull Dutch banketletters.Oh, and chocolat.
14.Favorite holiday smells? Christmas tree, cinnamon, applepie......
15.Do you celebrate Christmas in a traditional or unconventional way? Please elaborate.We celebrate Christmas like many people do here in the Netherlands. We decorate for Christmas, give presents to one another on Christmas morning and spend the days with family and have long, lovely diners together.
16.What are your favorite holiday traditions? Putting up the Christmas tree and decorating the house.Doing something special with our family.
17.Finish the sentence: “For me Christmas is all about....”Surrounded by family and having a wonderful time together.
18.If you were a Christmas ornament you would be…….? a star.
19.What was your favorite gift you've ever received? Or given? I can't remember, I have received and gave so many beautiful gifts .
20.When do you start your Christmas? Here in the Netherlands we celebrate our big holiday called Sinterklaas on the 5th of December and after that I start decorating for Christmas.
21.Do you send Christmas cards? Do you make them or buy them? Yes, I love to send Christmas cards, I send bought ones and ones I made.
22.What is your favorite Christmas dish? I don't really have 1 favourite. I like so many.
23.Carolers are at your door. What do you do? Here we don't have Carolers at the door unfortunately. But when we would have I would I just love to listen to them.
24. When do you open presents? Christmas eve or Christmas morning? On Christmas morning.
25.Do you celebrate with family or friends or both? Most of the time we celbrate it with our family.