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What do your boys want?

I have an 11 yr old and he says he does not know what he wants for Christmas.
I am a mother of 6 sons and he is 3rd to oldest. I am big on NOT getting items that keep him sitting in the house so other than a basketball goal which is for all the boys, what else could I get him? Laptop? Game system?
Any ideas?? He is easy to satisfy.

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JLynn0871

Asked by JLynn0871 at 11:13 AM on Dec. 3, 2009 in Tweens (9-12)

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  • video games, a bike, something he cn build and put together like a moodel car, (he can paint it afterwords too)
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:21 AM on Dec. 3, 2009

  • the best gift would be video games at that age otherwise good luck finding something else he's into make it easy on yourself and get a gift card for walmart or something and let him pick something out he may suprise you
    chica679

    Answer by chica679 at 11:30 AM on Dec. 3, 2009

  • my almost 13 yr old son wants - black sabbath album, areosmith album, new i touch (needs more memory), I tunes gift card, wawa pedle, and clothes.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 7:35 PM on Dec. 3, 2009

  • Get him something different (gross science)   http://astore.amazon.com/cjkidzfunactivities-20?%5Fencoding=UTF8&node=41


    Wood burning kit, yo-you & tricks, sports stuff http://www.cjkidz.com/sports.html, combination safe to teach him to save (fill it with a little money to get him started or put gift cards inside http://astore.amazon.com/wwwcjkidzcom3-20?node=3&page=9


    Boy's DVDs http://astore.amazon.com/wwwcjkidzcom-20?%5Fencoding=UTF8&node=5


     

    momjs

    Answer by momjs at 8:14 AM on Dec. 4, 2009

  • Mine wants the books I just bought at the school book fair, a wii (for the family) with baseball for him, and that's about it. We don't do a lot for Chanukah. Mostly a larger family present, like a wii or an overseas trip. The kids then get smaller things like music, books, or something that I see that they would like.
    balagan_imma

    Answer by balagan_imma at 12:17 AM on Dec. 6, 2009

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