Sarah Pardus, 20, student at Goucher College: We always play a little turkey bowl before we eat!
Kristine Wilson, 24, marketing director at WebMechanix: We hide a pickle ornament in the tree and the finder gets a prize, but we always forget to buy the prize. Whoops!
Jimmy Lindsey, 30, project engineer at Clark Construction: Dyeing all of the food at the holiday table a different color. Most people’s least favorite from last year was the Ravens-themed mashed potatoes and gravy: Black potatoes with purple gravy.
Cheryl Knauer, 35, media relations director at McDaniel College: I collect teddy bears and only allow teddy-bear ornaments on our tree, and our decorations must incorporate teddy bears in some way—much to the dismay of my children.
Regina McCarthy, 26, marketing director of Friends and Farms: We eat BLT’s on Christmas Eve. Every single year.
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