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Homemade gifts - what do you REALLY think?

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Splatt34 Wed 30-Oct-13 09:31:22

OK so I'm on mat leave which means 2 things, I have a bit more time on my hands than usual & cash is a bit tighter. I have also become slightly addicted to pinterest.

I am thinking of making story stones & cookie jars for the few pre schoolers we normally gift too. But if your DC received would you think I was being tight (receivers are DCs of my best friends and DN). My DD will be receiving too.

PS - if you don't know story stones have pictures on (ie tree, castle, boy, animal, house, rainbow etc etc) & the child makes up stories as they pull them out of bag.
Cookie jars contain all the dry ingredients to make a batch of cookies.

Coconutty Sun 03-Nov-13 10:30:32

I'm not keen on home made food, but then I could never buy anything home made from a fete or market etc.

I would appreciate the thought though but think if things are very tight would they want you to spend money on them buying ingredients/paints etc? I wouldn't like to think that you've gone without to make me something.

notanyanymore Sun 03-Nov-13 10:32:20

i think they sound like lovely presents, my children would certainly be very pleased.

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