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Wishlist Meme 2017

Fri Dec 1, 2017, 2:45 PM


It's that time of year again! I really loved doing this last year and seeing all the friends that I could get to join in!
I want to do it again this year and try to get even more people involved!
Of course, just like last year, nobody has to feel forced to do anything on this list, this is just a fun little thing to get us in the holiday mood! 
So feel free to join in and pester your friends to join too! 

🌟 STEP ONE 🌟
• Make a post to your journal. The post should contain your list of ten holiday wishes. The wishes can be anything at all, from simple and fandom-related ("I'd love a Snape/Hermione icon that's just for me") to medium ("I wish for _____ on DVD") to really big ("All I want for Christmas is a new car/computer/house/TV"). The important thing is to make sure these wishes are things you really, truly want.
• If you wish for real life things (not fics or icons), make sure you include some sort of contact info in your post, whether it's your address or just your email address where Santa (or one of his elves) can get in touch with you. Your home address is not required!
• Make sure you post some version of these guidelines in your journal, or link to this post (it'll be public) so that the holiday joy will spread.
🌟 STEP TWO 🌟
• Surf around your friend's list (or friend's friends, or just random journals) to see who has posted their list. And now, here's the important part...
• If you see a wish you can grant, and it's in your heart to do so, make someone's wish come true. Sometimes one person's trash is another's treasure, and if you have a leather jacket you don't want or a gift certificate you won't use - or even know where you could get someone's dream purebred Basset Hound for free - do it.
• You needn't spend money on these wishes unless you want to. The point isn't to put people out, it's to provide everyone a chance to be someone else's holiday elf - to spread the joy. Gifts can be made anonymously or not - it's your call. There are no guarantees with this project, and no strings attached. Just... wish, and it might come true. Give and you might receive. You'll have the joy of knowing you made someone's holiday special.


🌟 Rose's 2017 Holiday Wishlist 🌟
Note : I'm doing this because I like doing these little meme things, I'm not actually expecting to receive anythingSweating a little...

1. Just like last year, LOTS of hugs! Hugs and kind words make me super happy even if the hugs are virtual.

2. Donate to your local pet shelter! Donate whatever you can, most places prefer cash donations but you can also call your local shelter and see if they are in need of anything. Most of the time they'll be super happy to receive things like old blankets, heating pads, food bowls, leashes, collars, food, etc! I'm sure they will greatly appreciate it. After spending this year volunteering and fostering kittens for my local shelter, I can honestly say it makes you feel like a hero. Unfortunately I'm now in an apartment where I can no longer foster and just said goodbye to my last litter a few weeks ago. But you can bet I'll be fostering again in the future!
If you can't donate money, donate time! Go spend 30 minutes or so up at your local shelter just walking and playing with the dogs, or sitting in a room playing with the cats. The more socialized these guys are the better chance they'll have to go to a wonderful home someday! (And... you know... take pictures of the pets you help and post them to your facebook or something... get the word out!)
TL;DR Donate money, stuff, or your time to a local pet shelter!

3. Fan art of my characters. I love seeing them drawn or wrote about by others. I love seeing them interacting with different characters. It makes me happy to see them getting love. I still have a Fan Art section on my website where I'm collecting all fan art to display!

4. Anything involving Archer EMIYA from Fate. He's my husbando and I love him XD

5. More giant sweatshirts. Just like last year, I still have an obsession with them. I have like 3... but that's not enough... there will never be enough!

6. Fuzzy blankets, socks, pajama pants. Still a fuzzy hoarder... It will never end!

7. A 2DS XL. Unfortunately mine is really getting ready to kick the bucket on me. I still haven't beaten Pokemon Sun or Pokemon Ultra Moon... I play it for a little before I pass out at night and I'll be pretty upset if I can't beat them before my DS actually kills itself without a replacement :/

8. Items from my Amazon. Last year my friend taught me how to set it up for friends to order gifts straight from the list so I don't have to display my address to the whole world. a.co/aQ02EW1

9. (This one is for one of my wonderful friends) A Hooters Uniform. I already have a shirt, I just need the shorts, tights, and trainers. I know it's a long shot, but boy would it make my friend's year XD

10. A great 2018 for us all. I'm not sure about you guys, but 2017 was another rough year. Probably the roughest I've seen so far. I just hope it wasn't too bad for you all and of course I wish that 2018 will be great for us all. I know plenty of people could use a break from stress and rough times, and I genuinely hope you all find it next year. Stay strong my dears, we'll make it through.

🌟 Other Wishlists To Check :

If you do this meme then send me a link to yours and link my wishlist in your meme and I'll link you in mine ^^ Sharing is caring afterall!
(PS. The earlier you finish yours, the better chance you have of me being able to grant one of your wishes if it's in my powers ;D)


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