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Aibu to be cross or am I just hormonal

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advance01 Thu 11-Oct-12 14:45:09

So I have just had dd. Have 2 older children. Discused with dp about getting new dd to buy older dc a small gift to help prevent jealousy etc. ie £10.00 ish
So whilst I was still in hospital dh went to Lego Shop and spent over £100 on 2 dc and a similar amount on himself.
New dd apparrently brought gifts for daddy and other dc according to my older dd.
So I asked what had she got mummy. (Petty probably) Apparently didn't know what to get.
AIBU to think that dh of 14 years should be able to choose a small gift for me and WIBU to go out and spent £100 on myself. (once I can drive)

FunnysInLaJardin Thu 11-Oct-12 14:47:18

YWNBU to go and spend £100 on yourself, plus then you will get just what you want.

monkeysbignuts Thu 11-Oct-12 14:49:19

£100!! oh crumbs lol, that is a little excessive and yes he should have bought you something!

I have just spent about £50 on my two little ones because I am due any day now (39+4) it aways helps to soften the blow for the kiddies smile

eurowitch Thu 11-Oct-12 14:52:08

Hell no! Start planning what to spend the £100 on now!

Sparklingbrook Thu 11-Oct-12 14:56:16

Did your DP buy himself Lego?

advance01 Thu 11-Oct-12 14:59:23

Yes he did. sparklingbrook. I live in a house full of Lego nuts!

Sparklingbrook Thu 11-Oct-12 15:00:05

Which Lego set do you fancy advance? grin

VinegarTits Thu 11-Oct-12 15:01:11

shes very generous your new dd, do you think she would buy me an ipad? wink


LFCisTarkaDahl Thu 11-Oct-12 15:01:26

What d'you mean once you can drive?

Internet shopping my dear wink,, grin

monkeysbignuts Thu 11-Oct-12 15:01:32

I would fancy a nice new pandora bracelet or a necklace if it was me smile
p.s valuable lesson, never leave it to a man haha.

LittleprincessinGOLDrocks Thu 11-Oct-12 15:09:16

When DS was born DD chose a toy for him to welcome him, and DS "brought" a gift for DD. It was not an expensive gift at all for either of them.
And both times I had babies daddy bought Mummy a treat - eternity rings. (yes I have 2, but very different one trillogy ring one classic eternity band).

Get online and get a gift delivered. Jewlery with your DC birthstone on perhaps? Or the pandora bracelet as pp suggested?

EricNorthmansFangBanger Thu 11-Oct-12 15:32:26

LFCis - I clicked on that last link blush blush blush I blame it on pregnancy brain!!

EricNorthmansFangBanger Thu 11-Oct-12 15:33:31

Sorry I posted before I was ready! blush

OP - YANBU! Enjoy spending :D

valiumredhead Thu 11-Oct-12 15:36:05

I think some men go a bit bonkers after the birth of their kids, dh trotted off to Hamleys and spent a huge amount of money on a Steiff teddy. He would NEVER spend that much normally, in fact he'd laugh at anyone who did! grin

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