What are your kiddies getting?x(31 Posts)
Everytime i think ive finished shopping for the kids i end up buying something else, dont think Im ever going to be finished lol. Whos finally finishex there shopping and what are your kiddies receiving?
Ds is 5 we are going to butlins for xmas 23-27th so that's the main pressie.
Also not doing well with money at the moment paid for the holiday a long time ago.
Actual pressies are...
Jenga (but like a building version, smaller wooden blocks ect)
Bubble popping game
Batman collection dvd
Toy story key chain thingys
Going to try and get him the playmobile batmobile also or a marble run or train set
Just thank god we paid for the holiday a long time ago. Didn't realise we'd be this broke. Just tryna keep greatful and remember he has a lot more than some other children.
We have 3 dd age 8, 18 months and 6 months and 1 ds age 6 years.
Ds (birthday and christmas) 6
Imaginext batman stuff
Star wars vehicles
Spiderman suit and fx glove
Web shooting spiderman
Wii & games
Playmobil cowboys and Indians
Playmobil camper van
Mr tumble doll
Mr tumble puzzle
Justin books x 2
Playmobil 123 zoo
Upst daisy costume
Phonics computer thing
They're getting a big wooden garage to share
That's from everyone though not just us!
DD (14mo) is getting:
Happyland bluebell boot, funfair, village & jubilee set
Supermarket, trolley, shopping basket & food
Fisher Price Wheelies Amusement Park
Tapsi Teddy Bear
Octopals Bath toy
Crayons, tadoodles paint, soft dough
ELC emergency vehicles, city playmat
ELC Ollie dr set & cottage puzzle
Little tikes cozi taxi cab
Children's armchair for her room
Bubble bath & pyjamas
Little people disney princess figures
My parents are getting her, happyland pirate ship, playdoh table & chair set and little people disney palace.
DP parents are getting her an Aquadraw.
Unsure what various aunts/ great aunts & uncles will be buying.
DD 4yo is getting a bike, bike accessories (like helmet, doll seat etc), Innotab, Furby (pink) and stocking fillers.
DS 7yo is getting a laptop, laptop accessories (like cover, mouse, memory stick etc), Kodak printer, Bop it, Furby (green), stocking fillers like famous five books, pencil case stuff, calculator, kids dictionary etc.
Playmobil Campervan, pool and cafe
Various plastic schielch animals to add to her collection
Crafty stuff, beads, stamps, stickers
DD2 5 months
Soft baby blocks, hand and feet rattles, clicky ball thingy, few other little things
Lovely set of large and small classic style building blocks
DD, 19 months:
Main present from us: wooden toy cooker.
Stocking: PJs, pants, vests, Slippers, puzzle, hair slides, book. (most of this she needs tbh but happens to be getting it in stocking,)
DH parents: wooden food for cooker, long sleeved tops.
My parents: ??
at kelly281 list for a 14 month old, to me that seems obscene!
Barbie ultimate closet
Lots of craft stuff
Road puzzle thing (to drive cars on)
Some craft stuff
Dinosaur floor puzzle
To share they are getting playmobil (castle), and I know my best mate (who we are seeing on Xmas eve) is giving them their first proper Lego.
Lots of stocking fillers which I can't remember as I did it ages ago!
Toobreathless - obscene? Hardly. It's nothing to do with you actually - no-one is asking you to pass comment and to do so is mean. Great Christmas spirit.
Ds1 a blackberry phone
Ds2 an android tablet
Dd1 fur real cat
Some other bits can't remember on top if the wardrobe
Argh, too much.
Went a bit crazy on the shopping despite starting early and thinking I was organised. Just like every year.
I have two dd's who are 15 months and 3 years old. I've bought them the ELC mansion doll house to share (I know my 15 month old is a bit little but I thought if I say now it's for both of them then it should save some arguments when dd2 gets bigger).
DD1 also has a bike, le toy van car, caravan and family, leappad game, play doh, toy story box set and a few other little bits and pieces.
DD2 has the happyland village, school bus and play mat / box, an aqua draw, a big peppa pig playset that her big sister picked for her, a doll and some books and puzzles.
Skylanders and 14 figures
Batman, Star Wars and hulk costumes.
All of the advengers figures
4 Star Wars figures
Kinect and 4 games (Disneyland, generator Rex, iceage4 and another one (his grandparents are getting him FIFA 13 and angry birds)
Lego figures and games.
New desk and football goal posts
Board games, scooby doo, angry birds and a few more.
His other grandparent has got him the galaxy tab 2 tablet.
My mum has got him Star Wars light, watch, money bank etc...
Has got jungle junction play set
Banana and pjyamas play set
Cars 2 squinkie dispencer and refills
V tech motion plus console and 4 games
His brothers old ds lite and 3 games
Fireman Sam eresal
Elc fire station
Grandparents have got him replica SILTH chainsaw and strimmer (like his dads) crabby taxi, Thomas toys, and a few other items.
Ds (4) is getting:
From us - hexbugs and battle deck thing for them
Moon light for his room (remote control- shows the moon phases)
Human body jigsaw
Dinosaur activity book
In stocking (from father Christmas!)
Monsters inc DVD
Several toy cars
Winnie the witch books and story cd
Chocolate father Christmas and coins
Cars 2 Pyjamas
I know he's getting a remote controlled batmobile from granny but not sure what else grandparents are getting him.
Lego train set and extra track
Playmobil football pitch and referees
Lego Ninjago pair of battle figures
3 lego mini figure bags
Trash pack road sweeper and some extra figures
Sylvanian family tv set (this is for them not him he says )
Lion king dvd
8 ps2 games bought second hand from a friend
And I said we weren't getting much this year ...whoops!
No 1 son age 12:
Architect drawing board with set squares/pencils and bits and bobs e.g. paper
Graphic tablet for the PC
Some PC games
Shower Gel/smelly stuff
some odds and sods (puzzles/sweeties) for his stocking
No 2 son age 11:
PS Vita and a couple of games
Manga drawing book and proper pens/paper
Shower Gel/smelly stuff
same odds and sods for stocking
We have a family game for everyone to share and they were getting onesies but they had those early as they were away to camp and the onesies were the cosiest pjs available.
They are getting a new TV for the playroom curtesy of my Mum and my Nectar points - rest of the family will send cheques/vouchers.
So, thoroughly spoiled but they are very good boys and we don't spend on them through the year other than Birthdays and a new book for good school reports etc.
I don't think I have paid full price for anything between using vouchers/quidco etc and I raised over £500 on ebay selling of things - mainly their old clothes/jackets/boots.
DS (8) is getting:
ipod shufle (from mum and dad)
from Santa Klaus:
lego vampyre hearse
halo some sort of gizmo set (like a tank thingy)
diary of a wimpy kid dvd set
little hand microscope
lego block books x2
actual lego books x2 (these were in the black friday sale as a job lot)
lego LOTR ds game
diary of a wimpy kid book (5?)
paper jamz guitar (he will be disappointed as wanted a proper one - then again he may not even have a clue)
various stocking stuff
Keep in mind he gets nothing from anyone else as we are a continent away from family
I cant help thinking its a bit lego heavy
It actually doesnt look as much wrapped up but in a list does...how odd.
Moshi monsters ds game
Moshi ds game
Zhu zhu hamster stuff (bulk buy from ebay)
ds 20 months:
Little tikes deluxe wooden kitchen
elc pots and pans
elc wooden play food
mr tumbles spotty bag
little blue apron
any other bits and bobs that i can find! :P
Or family have got him an elc keyboard and drum set with a microphone on it, and a little henry hoover from argos. Plus a cat thing that makes noises and some clothes etc.
is this too much???? i didnt go mad last year, and he wasnt interested in anything apart from the boxes anyway. But the way i think of it is, he has no concept of the value of money yet, so its ok to just get him something that he'll really like? hes a total domestic godess bless his heart so hes gunna be thrilled :D
Huge (looks huge to me!) bike to see him through secondary school
Stocking with silly little things
Table-top air hockey
From their 3 GPs they have:
Stack of books/DVDs
And they are each having a mini (3day) holiday with one parent each in April, but they don't know about those! (will tell them at end of January)
Monster high stuff
moshi monster stuff
Am thinking we need to get them more ????
Calm down. Comment clearly says 'to me that is obscene' clearly it's not to you (or the OP)
I suspect posting on this thread could be deemed as 'inviting people to comment.'
My Xmas spirit is alive and well thank you, I hope you have a very, merry weekend.
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