May 2009 Weddings
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POLL: Who do you buy....

Re: POLL: Who do you buy....

  • Our List:

    H's parents

    My Mom

    H's brother and wife (usually a gift card, but steal the family night basket idea below)

    Niece 1 (H's brother's daughter she is 7)

    Niece 2 (My sister's daughter she is 5 months old)

    My sister

    My sister's boyfriend

    H's grandparents

    My Grandma

    We don't do any extended family on my side.  On H's side we do a large Christmas Eve and the adults all draw a name at Thanksgiving and spend about $50 on the person.

  • 4 Parents

    4 Siblings

    4 Grandparents

    1 "Secret Santa" gift for a cousin (name drawn out of hat)

    I get something small for each coworker and a few close friends.

  • My parents

    His parents

    My brother and his wife

    DH's sister and her FI

    DH's grandmother

    DH's maternal grandparents

    Whichever of his family members we draw in their Secret Santa (drawn on Thanksgiving)

    My one coworkers and our three seasonal students

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  • my parents (stocking stuffers/small gifts)

    H's immediate family (drawing names)

    niece and nephew

     

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    Our List:

    H's parents

    My Mom

    H's brother and wife (usually a gift card, but steal the family night basket idea below)

    Niece 1 (H's brother's daughter she is 7)

    Niece 2 (My sister's daughter she is 5 months old)

    My sister

    My sister's boyfriend

    H's grandparents

    My Grandma

    We don't do any extended family on my side.  On H's side we do a large Christmas Eve and the adults all draw a name at Thanksgiving and spend about $50 on the person.

    I forgot Max and Lola!  They will probably get the most : )

    I buy something small for my support staff.

  • Mom/Dad [both pairs]
    I've got 2 siblings, H has 4
    My Grandma
    H has 3 grandparents
    The cats
    Each other :)

    I'm a big fan of cards :D

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  • We have a lot:

    Each other

    My parents (his are deceased)

    My sister and brother-in-law

    His sister

    His brother and sister-in-law

    2 godchildren

    2 other children in the family

    4 sets of grandparents

    2 gifts on his dad's side (name pull done for Thanksgiving since there are 60 people in just that part of the family)

    My 3 best friends

    A small gift for those in my grade level, principal, vice principal, secretaries

    Our furbaby is new to list since we only got her 3 months ago

    5 small gifts for our theme days of Secret Santa at work

    I also usually buy a few small gifts for those parties we get invited to

     

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  • Each other

    My parents

    His parents

    My 3 siblings

    His 2 sisters, and the older's fiance

    Two friends (recently married)

    My grandparents

    Not sure how extended will work this year, seems to change annually. 

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  • 3 DDs

    Eachother

    Parents ( his and mine)

    His sis and BIL

    My older brother and SIL

    My new nephew!!!

    My younger brother

    Our best friends

    Their new son

    My best friend

    My Grandparents

    His Nana

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  • Each other
    2 Secret Santa gifts for the friends Christmas party
    2 Secret Santa gifts to take to H's Grandmother's
    2 Secret Santa gifts to take to H's step-mom's family's Christmas party
    Gifts for H's best friend & my best friend (who are married to each other)

    My Family
    Parents
    Brother

    His Family
    Dad & Step-mom
    Mom & Step-dad (much, much older step-father)
    *Sister & BIL
    Their son
    *Step-sister (from step-mom) & Step BIL
    Their 2 sons
    *Step-sister (from step-dad) & Step BIL
    *Step-brother (from step-dad) & Step SIL
    *Their 2 daughters (who are our age)
    Grandmother
    *Step-niece (from step-dad...her mom, H's step-sister is dead)
    Her daughter

     Those with asterisks are the ones I am trying to cut off our list this year.  I don't mind buying for our parents and children nieces & nephews, but no more adult siblings & step-siblings.

  • ~Each other
    ~I'll bake some cookies for my co-workers, the guys DH works with, and the women in the office at his work.
    ~Maddux :)
    ~Cards for friends and extended family

    My family
    Mom and stepdad
    Sister
    Grandma
    Aunt & Uncle
    Uncle
    3 cousins

    DH's family
    We'll draw names at Thanksgiving, so I'll have 1 person to buy for and DH will have 1 person.

  • My parents

    DH's parents

    My Brother, SIL, and 2 nieces

    DH's 3 sisters, 2 BILs, and 3 nephews

    My 2 aunts

    My best friend

    I'll bake goodies for my and DH's co-workers.  My office also does a secret santa

     

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  • Husband/ daughter                                                                               My mama and stepfather/ MIL and FIL                                                        3 brothers/ 2 BIL                                                                                      Grandma and Grandpa/ H Grandma and Grandpa                                       Aunt                                                                                                       Whoever we draw from the BIG family list (10 families to choose from)          Secret Santa at work x 2 gifts                                                                   Angel tree gift!          

     

     

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