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What gifts are You buying for Christmas?

I was wondering what everyone has in plan to buy or create for their loved ones....hereīs what I have bought already and a bit of what will come

Kandice, my daughter : a Fisher Price learning clock....she knows how to count to 6 already and recognizes numbers since January (she wasnīt even 2....I found that a bit scary...hehe) and a Winter Jacket (of course she will not get it for Christmas but before when itīs cold) I will get her some books to paint in and stuff like that

my niece: pet doctor set from Playmobil

my mom: Iīm planning on creating a photobook of Kandice and the family via the internet....these are real books then instead of clued in pictures...I love those

my dad: a puzzle

my godchild: probably some playmobil, too....just donīt know which

grandparents: i have no idea....but I always come up with something nice

my fiance: he gets money...he wants it like that, because he wants to travel to Cameroon (Africa) to see his family after more than 8 years....so buying him something wouldnīt really be what he wants....I hate to give money to him...but for now...itīs the best

my best friend: no idea yet....probably a dvd or a CD

brother and his wife: no idea

their son that will be born in October...: some clothes or stuff like that
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well im going to get the new Boots catalogue later and have a browse through that. (Boots is a chemist in the UK, they sell a lot of cool gift sets this time of year.)
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What a great idea Kelly Ann.. Boots do seem to always have lovely sets!

Well, i am ordering my mums main present tomorrow (shes gets loads of presents off me and my sister because she never fails to make us a wonderful stocking of lovely presents so we do one back for her) Were getting her off www.play.com a Star! She can name whatever she likes and it has a map and it will tell her where it is in the sky etc.. and its only Ģ15.00 what a bargin! sounds brilliant and i know its a site to trust as i have used it before!!

but for everyone else in the family i have no idea what to get them! deary me...



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I am getting my husband's parents a gift certificate to a very fancy restaurant in their town and I made them a photo book of their family pictures from our wedding.

I am getting my husband's brother a very nice watch. He recently graduated from college with an engineering degree and did not have a graduation party. His Christmas gift is a combination Christmas/Graduation gift.

I am at a loss at what to get my husband. I found some travel books last night that he would like but those are more "stocking stuffers" and I can't think of a "big" gift.
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My husband: not sure yet. He loves movies like "The Ghost and Mr. Chicken"...old fashioned movies...

John-Andrew (18 yr old son) - not sure yet

Lydia 17 by Christmas - I have a clue...

Destiny who will be 14 by Christmas - I do have a clue

Nathan who is 2 - a wagon for his big gift, and then another toy or two and some clothes and who knows!!!
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I guess I am in a "personalization" mode this year. Here are a few gifts I am buying for friends:


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This is for my friend w/ 5 kids, so there will actually be 7 snowmen


This cross is for my niece/Goddaughter for her wedding gift
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I guess I am in a "personalization" mode this year. Here are a few gifts I am buying for friends:



Wow where did you order these signs from? A good idea for my parents! I appreciate it if you could tell me which website, Thanks so much!
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My 1 1/2 year old son Evan - A choo choo train he can ride on with track, some Christmas PJ's, Mickey Mouse clubhouse, books, other small things

My husband - Hopefully a Ipod as his main gift and maybe a fishing rod

My parents - havent decided (maybe one of the above personalized signs!)

My Brother - Ravens hoodie or shirt

Ladies I work with - Usually a candle
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