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What kind of things should me and my SO get his son for his 5th birthday.... we dont want to get him toys.... his mom goes over board and we dont want to add to him always expecting TOYS


Asked by Anonymous at 12:35 PM on Aug. 12, 2009 in School-Age Kids (5-8)

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  • Is this the same question as lastnight where I suggested "smencils"?

    Answer by OwensMama824 at 1:04 PM on Aug. 12, 2009

  • board games, puzzles, books...things you can do together. fishing pole or supplies, tools, golf clubs, sports equipment (basketball goal, roller blades)

    Answer by ria7 at 12:37 PM on Aug. 12, 2009

  • tickets to go somewhere is fun a water park or ball game

    Answer by ria7 at 12:37 PM on Aug. 12, 2009

  • Maybe something like a yearly zoo pass or one to a local museum. A class he might like, maybe if he needs clothes that could be something to think about. :)

    Answer by LisaPisa at 12:39 PM on Aug. 12, 2009

  • Books, a zoo trip, museum trip, amusement park trip. Clothes, a savings account. A day at a major league ball game with dad.

    Answer by tyfry7496 at 1:13 PM on Aug. 12, 2009

  • yes :-D, but I did go out and get the smencils today! AWESOME

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:19 PM on Aug. 12, 2009

  • Maybe some neat school supplies...I had my kids at Walgreens yesterday and they have these awesome pencil cases made entirely of 1 kids were fascinated by it!!! ( kids are 5 and 9)

    Answer by KaylasMiracle at 1:39 PM on Aug. 12, 2009