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sum04 Thu 11-Nov-10 22:52:12

What are your kids getting for Xmas?

CherryMonster Thu 11-Nov-10 22:53:57

ds1 (11) is getting a dsi and a double ended lightsaber.
ds2 (9) is getting a scalextric set and a air hogs helicopter.
dd1 (5) is getting a ds lite and a blackboard.
dd2 (4) is getting a ds lite and pig goes pop.

bellavita Thu 11-Nov-10 23:26:33

DS1 (13) is getting a new electric guitar (outgrown his other two), I-tunes voucher, Guinness Book of Records, Inbetweeners box set, new Gola school bag and some Superdry clothing.

DS2 (11) is getting a Hornby trainset, I-tunes voucher, Guinness Book of Records, Superdry clothing, new Gola school bag and some other bits and bobs to make the spend up to the same as DS1's whose guitar is going to be a fair bit.

domesticsluttery Fri 12-Nov-10 20:03:37

DS1(8) is getting:
Lego truck
World map jigsaw
Horrible Histories books
Tuten Lootem board game
Science Museum magic set
Match Annual
Horrible Histories Annual
Sock Monkey

DS2(6) is getting:
Lego tanker
Dinosaurs jigsaw
Pirate board game
Terry Deary books
Dino Dig kit
Lego Annual
Roald Dahl annual
Sock Monkey

DD(4) is getting:
Wooden vet and 4x4 set
Stables jigsaw
Slug in a Jug game
Books about sheepdogs
Sock Monkey
Hungry Caterpillar annual
Charlie and Lola annual
Wizard of Oz finger puppets

whoknowswhatthefutureholds Fri 12-Nov-10 20:12:10

oh god I have no idea arghhhh

Imarriedafrog Fri 12-Nov-10 20:17:21

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tummytickler Fri 12-Nov-10 20:53:31

dd1 (9) is getting -
mobile phone
Beatles T-shirts
Beatles mug
Band on the Run CD
Loads of books
Apollo 13 DVD
Imagine DVD

ds1 (8) is getting(split with his birthday on 21/12)-
Star Wars Lego
Shark Water DVD
Chemistry Set
Fifa 11 for ds
Shark books
Chess set
Meccano set
football strip
Madness CD
Goosebumps books
Jaws DVD
crystal and fossils
other bits and bobs that I have not thought of yet!

dd2 (5) is getting -
Lalaloopsy doll
Playmobil carry along house
Playmobil Zoo
Paper dolls
very expensive pens and paper
stamping set
Floundering game

ds2 (3)
Fireman outfit
Police Playmobil
assorted books
Orchard Games Shopping List Game and some extra

NoahAndTheWhale Fri 12-Nov-10 20:59:38

I don't know.

DS's birthday is 22nd November and really can't think properly about Christmas until after that.

DD (5) is getting a large Hello Kitty that was on offer in Tescos recently. Have got some stocking things. They will both get an annual. And a satsuma. She says she wants Hello Kitty things and a toy cat that looks like one she left on a bus. And maybe some playmobil.

DS (nearly 7) I am not sure about. He would like an umbrella grin. He is about to get lovely Lego for his birthday so should be content for a while.

BarbieLovesKen Fri 12-Nov-10 21:08:46

My God, you are all very organised!!!.

DD (5) will be getting "making things", she loves craft sets etc so am going to buy her a few little sets where she can make ornaments, chocolate, jewellery, cards etc..

DS (who will be 11 months) ah, dont know.

BarbieLovesKen Fri 12-Nov-10 21:09:16

I'll get her a ds game too actually.

Wheelybug Fri 12-Nov-10 21:21:14

DD1 (5.11) will be getting - dsi (v. much against our better judgement but promised she could have one 'when she was 6' from the age of 4, which she will be in January.
Also, an annual, box set of books, a HSM3 dance mat (which incidently only cost me £2)
and another present (probably a game for the ds).

DD2 (21 months) - happy land farm and playmat, talking upsy daisy, annual, box set of books, easy painters

DD1 will give DD2 the free quad bike set that comes with the happyland farm and DD2 will give DD1 the free game that came with the DSi grin

Both will then have a new outfit for christmas day, PJs and stocking stuff.

SixtyFootDoll Fri 12-Nov-10 21:24:42

DS1 ( aged 10)

Friends DVDs
REmote contorl car
RnB CD {hmm}

DS2 ( 7)

A lego animation camcorder
Nerf gun
Star wars lego
Remote contorl car

taffetacat Fri 12-Nov-10 21:27:58


Nintendo DSi ( after a lot of nagging )
FIFA 11 game for it
World Map jigsaw
Dr Who annual
Pocket Microscope
See Inside Science book
Horrible Histories boxset


Styling head
Pintoy Jungle Lodge/rangers/animals
Usborne Fairyland
Tinkerbell DVD
Emma B Dancing Mice clock
Children of the World jigsaw

This list includes stuff both sets of GPs are getting too.

taffetacat Fri 12-Nov-10 21:31:13

Cherry - I wanted to get my DS a DSLite instead of a DSi but they seem to have phased them out......

norksinmywaistband Fri 12-Nov-10 21:31:48

DD - electronic drum kit
stocking tat

DS - Garage thing for his cars
Stocking tat

thisiswhataluv Sat 13-Nov-10 08:02:36

ds1 (8) ps3
wii games
psp games
wheres wally books
dinosaur figures
beethoven boxset
camp rock boxset
mighty beans

dd1 (3)
baby alive
silvercross pram
disney princess dress up
ditto the shoes
vtech laptop
ben and holly dvd
elc easel

dd2 (2)
mcdonalds drive thru playset thing
baby chou chou
peppa pig camper van
peppa pig classroom
grandpa in my pocket dvd
dolls bath

FreudianSlimmery Sat 13-Nov-10 08:18:54

Ha. I had most of the Xmas presents sorted in September <smug>

We haven't got our 2 a big present, my parents asked us to choose for them so they've got DD a Kidizoom camera and DS the ELC car transporter.

We've got:

DD (3.6)
ELC play buttons
Postman pat dominoes
Very hungry caterpillar card game
Maisy board game
Doctor kit
ELC silly stackers game
Fridge phonics (3-letter version)
Pocoyo double DVD
ELC letter fishing game
Case for aforementioned camera

DS (1.4)
Cogs and gears toy
Set of JCB mini toy diggers etc
Toy Harold and Thomas

DSD1 (12.8)
Me to you blanket
Me to you pyjamas
JLS Tshirt (ultimate proof of how much I love her that I was willing to buy that)

DSD2 (12.8)
djembe drum (for school club, so she already has it)
Friends DVDs series 5&10
Science books
Digital dictaphone

Also got the DSDs Just Dance 2 on wii as a joint present envy

Am quite pleased with how organised I was this year, for our 2 kids it was way under £100 total. And DH is on sick pay now so glad we don't need to worry about buying any more!

ForMashGetSmash Sat 13-Nov-10 08:30:39

DD1 is 6 and she's getting

A camera or camcorder
Pixel Chix games
disney Snow Globe
Those hamster things
Lipgloss maker
Soap maker
Disney suitcase
pocket microscope
Disney DVD
Random Crap

DD2 2.8
Pig Goes Pop
Brio Train set
Imagination Movers DVD
Little toy laptop thing
My first CD player
Baby chou chou
Octopus game
Disney suitcase
Random crap

QOD Sat 13-Nov-10 08:30:50

DD had her birthday week before Xmas - she'll be 12 - she's getting her own luggage
We travel a lot - ha - how cool - it's black with a pink giraffe pattern oh and Ted Baker wash bag

Xmas - Babyliss pro 230 straighteners - approved & recommended by hair dresser as being as good as ghd but half the price......
FUll set of hair protector stuff/serum etc
Elle McPherson perfume set
Sewing kit
Zylophone (flash back!)
glamourous make up (see thru mascara and face papers etc)

maxpower Sat 13-Nov-10 08:41:14

so far, DD(4)'s got

a Jessie doll
Just Dance 2 for wii
Peppa Pig DS game
some kiddies makeup
ballerina outfit

I think I'll also get her a couple of games and a puzzle, maybe some drawing bits and some pjs.

FreudianSlimmery Sat 13-Nov-10 08:51:40

ForMashGetSmash I am intrigued as to the nature of 'random crap' please elaborate

ForMashGetSmash Sat 13-Nov-10 08:58:36

Lol...oh you know Freudian, felt tip pens, colouring books, fun jewelry...soapy sets and slippers!

NoahAndTheWhale Sat 13-Nov-10 09:01:38

There will be much random crap here grin

People with long lists, is this presents just from you or does it include presents from relations as well?

FreudianSlimmery Sat 13-Nov-10 09:49:23

Well my list (apart from the camera and car transporter) is only what we are getting them - they will get a few other bits and bobs from my DSDs and other relatives.

domesticsluttery Sat 13-Nov-10 12:35:43

Does mine count as long list? It was 8 presents each, but only cost about £75 per child which isn't that much by a lot of people's standards. And yes, those 8 presents will be all coming from us.

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