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Are lottery scratcher a good gift for my exhusband?

our son made him a reindeer statue at Paint-a-Dream but I'd like to get something else he and his wife can enjoy. What do you think? Scratchers? Food of some type? I cannot remember what I got them last year. I know they got me a personalized ornament from our son.

Suggestions welcome!

 
Tesserae

Asked by Tesserae at 1:15 PM on Dec. 20, 2012 in Holidays

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  • What about a gift certificate to a local restaurant or something? if its just for the two of them it wouldn't even have to be that much, like $25? Scratchers are always fun but what if he won lots of money? would he share with you? :P
    DreainCO

    Answer by DreainCO at 1:18 PM on Dec. 20, 2012

  • I'd give them a gift card of some sort (restaurant, Home Depot etc). Call me greedy but I would be REALLY PISSED if my Ex won a ton of money from a scratch off I gave him! LOL!
    ILovemyPaulie

    Answer by ILovemyPaulie at 1:43 PM on Dec. 20, 2012

  • If they win,it's a good gift
    If they lose,basically they get nothing as a gift
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 2:15 PM on Dec. 20, 2012

  • Sure, if he likes the lottery. Who knows, you might change his life if he wins big. I sent mine Christmas chocolates.
    Ballad

    Answer by Ballad at 1:18 PM on Dec. 20, 2012

  • I would love to get Scratchers Tickets. Great gift!
    m-avi

    Answer by m-avi at 1:35 PM on Dec. 20, 2012

  • imho, i'd hate to get a gift like that, kinda shitty if you don't win lol
    josiesmommy00

    Answer by josiesmommy00 at 3:00 PM on Dec. 20, 2012

  • I would let the kids pick out a tie or socks from them. Something simple and cheap. He is an EX you know.
    louise2

    Answer by louise2 at 4:15 PM on Dec. 20, 2012

  • Trust me!! I thought of that. lol. And no, he wouldn't share with me! Gift card is a cool idea. I'll ask my son where his dad likes to eat.
    Tesserae

    Comment by Tesserae (original poster) at 1:21 PM on Dec. 20, 2012

  • yes, Lousie, he is an ex but we are all still very friendly. We will be sharing a child for life...

    Anyhow, we ended up doing a Chili's restaurant gift card. I let my son pick.
    Tesserae

    Comment by Tesserae (original poster) at 4:30 PM on Dec. 20, 2012

  • You must be a lot friendlier than I am with my ex. I am most certainly NOT buying my ex a present.

    But, I do like the gift certificate idea.
    tempsingl3mom

    Answer by tempsingl3mom at 5:12 PM on Dec. 20, 2012

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