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Does anyone want to play single parent secret Santa with me?

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Rabbitytatttatt Sun 01-Dec-13 16:55:33

So following on from the lone p Christmas present thread. I've been thinking about how in the last four years I haven't opened one surprise present. My parents send me money which I usually use on the dc 's.

So how about this. If you are in, you PM me with your name and address and if there are a few of us we divvy up the list and each of us spends £5 on a lp from the list and you get a pressie for £5 too.

What so you think?!

TeaAndCakeOrDeath Sun 01-Dec-13 17:08:09

I think this is a great idea, how nice to get a surprise gift!

Umpire Sun 01-Dec-13 17:09:58

I have too many relatives to buy for but dont forget to put out a stocking for yourselves!!!
Mine will have a few lovely treats in it.
Stuff i WANT

notthefirstagainstthewall Sun 01-Dec-13 17:17:05

I have spare "girly " gifts that I have no one I can give to.I will happily do a surprise gift for a single mother in need of present pick me up. I don't need one back as I will be having plenty of people over this Christmas.

It won't be a scarf, LED finger lights or watch ring though

Rabbitytatttatt Sun 01-Dec-13 21:01:59

Lets give a deadline of Friday... If it's just you and me tea then I will PM you x

ProtectiveMother Sun 01-Dec-13 21:06:49

Me too ! :-)

ProtectiveMother Sun 01-Dec-13 21:09:36

I don't mean to be awkward but how do we know what kind of stuff the person we're buying for is going to like? ;-) Maybe we should put down some no-nos like if someone has an aversion to chocolate or whatever...

MuffCakes Sun 01-Dec-13 21:11:21

I'm in, five pound present sounds great. Can't be to heavy or
Postage will cost more then the present.

Rabbitytatttatt Sun 01-Dec-13 21:14:21

Ok any allergies or absolute no-no's pls let me know.

ProtectiveMother Sun 01-Dec-13 22:43:43

I am allergic to anything with perfume or wool. I'm gluten intolerant and I don't really eat sugar so I'm the worst person to buy a Christmas gift for. I'd better not take part! ;-)

TeaAndCakeOrDeath Sun 01-Dec-13 23:18:54

Im not a single parent so don't feel I should play really but would like to send something out to someone

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