Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

What should my mom get for my son's first b-day?

My family lives in California and we live in Texas. My son and I saw my family for the Thanksgiving holidays and his first b-day is January 14th. My mom wants to get him something that is special for his b-day. Any ideas of what she can get him that he can have for awhile?

Answer Question
 
LadyUsagi

Asked by LadyUsagi at 12:27 PM on Jan. 7, 2009 in Toddlers (1-2)

Level 1 (0 Credits)
Answers (5)
  • Start a college savings fund (if you think your child will go to college). Each year she and other family members can contribute to it.
    Southerncharmes

    Answer by Southerncharmes at 12:28 PM on Jan. 7, 2009

  • Opps... sorry!! I forgot to put that she's going to start him one of those when he starts school
    LadyUsagi

    Answer by LadyUsagi at 12:31 PM on Jan. 7, 2009

  • Oh, okay! :-) I'll have to think on that one. It's been so long since mine were that age. lol
    Southerncharmes

    Answer by Southerncharmes at 12:34 PM on Jan. 7, 2009

  • My mom gave my son a $50 savings bond. If your looking for something sentimenal...I LOVE getting books inscribed with a special love note for my child. We start off the book reading the love note from "grandma" ,you could even add a picture of grandma so your child familiarizes with grandmas face each time you sit and read it together. I have several books from family members we don't see often and it's a good way to remember family throughout the year.
    Billy Crystals "I Already Know I love You" is one my mom bought for my son. It's granparent/grandchild related.
    deedee3849

    Answer by deedee3849 at 1:13 PM on Jan. 7, 2009

  • SOme kind of Keepsake like a Precious moments one then carry that on year after year.
    baby1love

    Answer by baby1love at 1:21 PM on Jan. 7, 2009

Join CafeMom now to contribute your answer and become part of our community. It's free and takes just a minute.

Next question in Toddlers (1-2)
Activities???

Next question overall (Just for Fun)
what to do with them?

Recently Bumped in Parenting
I am one proud mama right now

close Cafemom Join now to connect to other members! Connect with Facebook or Sign Up Using Email

Already Joined? LOG IN