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to give 1st birthday present 4 days early

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murphyslaws Sun 22-May-16 12:04:11

I've bought her a nursery swing for the garden. It's her 1st birthday present. As it's nice and coolish outside and we are in garden is it ok to give her it now.

My sister says no it's bad luck. Although she gives presents early if birthdays fall mid week e.g roller scates or skate board. So they can play at weekend.

Now I'm not bothered about her opening presents from us on birthday as she will have loads from others.

What would you do??

Smartieskid Sun 22-May-16 12:05:30

Just do it such a nice day shame to waste it pluss it's raining next weekend x

EquinoxBloom Sun 22-May-16 12:16:37

My DD has a winter birthday so often gets presents weeks in advance if they're warm weather or outdoor things.

I don't believe in superstitions anyway!

Vixyboo Sun 22-May-16 12:17:43

She has no idea of the date!!!!!!!!

Stop dithering and ignore your sister's superstitious nonsense!

Enjoy the swing! Lovely gift for a little one

murphyslaws Sun 22-May-16 12:20:04

That settles it. Lunch and assemble swing.

See I am superstitious at times but I don't see the harm. And I would be gutted if I waited and it rains.

That's peeps gringrin

specialsubject Sun 22-May-16 13:08:30

Seize the day.
No such thing as luck.

Summerwood1 Sun 22-May-16 13:14:11

Yes do it and enjoy

StableButDeluded Sun 22-May-16 13:17:47

Oh, goodness me just do it!
She doesn't know when her birthday is.

maggiethemagpie Tue 24-May-16 20:01:54

I once moved my daughter's birthday back a day because I was working away the day of her actual birthday. She was two - didn't know a thing.

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