1. Peppermint!! 2. Sledding, which is fun because we have a big hill at our house that we make trails all over!! 3. Hmm... don't have one!! 4. Yes, every year. Usually from late October all the way into April. 5. We always open stockings first, then have cinnamon rolls :) then, open gifts. Thanks for the questions!! Merry (super early) Christmas!!