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What do you spend on x-mas presents?

Posted by on Dec. 17, 2008 at 7:25 PM
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Ok so I procrastinate and I am trying to see if I am just spoiling the hell out of my kids or if I am in line with inflation right now.  So what are you spending per child?

by on Dec. 17, 2008 at 7:25 PM
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steffielou_who
by Silver Member on Dec. 17, 2008 at 7:28 PM

We spent about $300 per kid and I have 2 kids... About $50 for each inlaw and each of my parents, $10 on 8 neices & nephews and around $150 on DH...

jiara1
by on Dec. 17, 2008 at 7:30 PM

My little guy is only 3 months but I'm having so much fun shopping for him...good thing toys were 60% off...probably spent $200 so far, and going for some outlet shopping for clothes on Friday so we will see how much that comes out to.

amyaNdezzysMom
by on Dec. 17, 2008 at 7:32 PM

we have three and we spent about 250 0n each of them

MomoCakes
by on Dec. 17, 2008 at 7:36 PM

my dd is 8 months and i spend about $400 between toys, clothes, shoes, coat, and etc. I might spend about $100 more to get her a bumbo chair and a couple more little toys.

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mamivon2
by on Dec. 17, 2008 at 7:39 PM

WAAAAYYY to much!! LOL

Lets see

I try to remember:

Justin: Transformer for 20$, Lego for 40$, Lego for 20$, A Pirate of Carabean card game 10 $, Computer game 15$ (which is for his sister as well) DVD Flushed away app 20$ also have to share with sister, Hummer remote control car 30 $ (Santa) and a few more things which vary between 10 and 20 bucks. He gets also  2 toys from his uncle (around 20 bucks) From my friend in Switzerland (she mailed my son and daughter a skateboard for Justin and a scooter for Jessica both app 50 Dollar plus shipping and handling.

Jessica: Barbie and Ken 8 $ each, a Barbie car (from Santa) I think it was like 20, a Barbie with a panda bear 45 $, crayons for the tub 5.00, a stuffed dog with own bag app. 20.00, from her uncle two things.

Both get a Dora cup and plate (Jessica) and Tranformer for Justin

Jessica gets more but I cant remember!!

 

MorganRaesMom
by on Dec. 17, 2008 at 7:42 PM

$250 this year. My 3 year old daughter had her birthday in October and she got a ton of toys and clothes and what not.

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beccacihacz
by on Dec. 17, 2008 at 7:43 PM

50$ or so this year is really tight. embarrassed

mamabear421
by on Dec. 17, 2008 at 7:46 PM

Not as much as we would like to things are tight. 3 kids and about 75-100 each

angie729
by on Dec. 17, 2008 at 8:20 PM

Tyler: bookshelf ($30) compuer $60, and flash drive with case $15


Dakota: weightbench ($80), tech deck ($15) bunion for his shotgun ($20)


Eli: Scooter ($25), cowboy boots ($20) toy gun($15), 

The older two boys are finished. I want to get the youngest one something else maybe some legos.

barbiedoll31
by on Dec. 17, 2008 at 8:24 PM

500 each

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