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What do your kids want for Christmas...
That they are NOT getting??

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#1 KatakaGeoGirl

Posted 24 December 2012 - 11:31 AM

DD1: A pony.

DD2: A puppy or a bunny.

Why the creatures lol? We will get a puppy but not until after we've moved. Highly doubt a pony is on our agenda.

Sorry to disappoint girls!

ETA DD1 also wanted a new house of our own - we got that!  eexcite.gif Moving on the 1st of Feb. So one very very big wish came true!

Edited by Katakacpk, 24 December 2012 - 11:32 AM.

#2 Expelliarmus

Posted 24 December 2012 - 11:37 AM

A dog - we don't have an intact fence.

#3 katbalou

Posted 24 December 2012 - 11:50 AM

I-anything.  Minecraft.  DS's.  X-box.  Wii.  Awful mummy.  They spend so much time looking at screens, I don't want to give them anything that will encourage it.   I'm not against them watching TV or using the computer, but they do it enough already.  I always give them outdoor stuff.  Get the hint - get outside!

#4 ~Supernova~

Posted 24 December 2012 - 11:54 AM

Copious amounts of barbie stuff. She already has enough for about 10 children.

She is however, getting the fijit (sp?) she so dearly wants.

ETA she also wants a cat, but she asks for one on a regular basis, not just for Christmas lol. Not ever, ever happening.

Edited by Mareek, 24 December 2012 - 11:55 AM.

#5 Berndt TÅ‘st

Posted 24 December 2012 - 11:57 AM

Trash Packs. I looked at them, but they seemed ridiculously overpriced and the sort of thing that are soon lost. She's still talking about them *sigh*.

#6 sophiasmum

Posted 24 December 2012 - 11:57 AM

Sorry DS, but you are not getting a much wished for iPod Touch, you got a Nintendo DSi last christmas. I told DH beforehand it should have been an iPod like his older sister was getting, but DH said get the DSi instead & now here we are with DS wishing it was an iPod rolleyes.gif

#7 WhatWouldBuffyDo

Posted 24 December 2012 - 12:01 PM

An Ipod touch each, a puppy and a big pool.

#8 ttc3

Posted 24 December 2012 - 12:05 PM

An ipad, their own computer and a mobile phone....they are both preschoolers!!

#9 deejie

Posted 24 December 2012 - 12:05 PM

DS1 just wants a bike. Ironic, considering he can't actually pedal.

DS2 is too small to know what is going on but would be happy if we let him eat watermelon all day biggrin.gif

#10 Isolabella

Posted 24 December 2012 - 12:06 PM

Star Wars ATAT walker in Lego
Lego Death Star

The above is about $1k with of Lego

The are getting the Lego Millenium Falcon and Jabba's Palace... Which I paid $250 for both. Going to two boys.

#11 Fr0g

Posted 24 December 2012 - 12:08 PM

DS is not getting a much-coveted XBox... every year he misses out, don't know why he keeps asking. It makes most of the rest of his list moot; Black Ops, Black Ops 3 etc.

DD is not getting an i-anything either. No iPad, iPod, iWant, or iNeed.

#12 Nanaimo Girl

Posted 24 December 2012 - 12:08 PM


#13 frozie

Posted 24 December 2012 - 12:10 PM

Minecraft Lego.. purely because he left the request too late.  His birthday is in January so I will surprise him with it then  wink.gif

#14 TarneeW

Posted 24 December 2012 - 12:20 PM

My 6 & 4yo's want their own iPads! We had to have the talk that Santa my not be able to get iPads for kids as it took mummy 34 years to get one....

DD4, still wants to keep it on her list "just in case" original.gif

#15 kadoodle

Posted 24 December 2012 - 12:27 PM

A horse.

#16 Wahwah

Posted 24 December 2012 - 12:32 PM

I got lucky in part this year. Little one wants a fairy book that has the same title as her name. Other one wants a Lego tie fighter.

Santa has happily obliged. And chucked in a few extras.

They also want their uncle to come from overseas to hang out with them for Xmas.  Santa can't help with that one.

Edited by Wahwah, 24 December 2012 - 12:33 PM.

#17 LynnyP

Posted 24 December 2012 - 12:40 PM

Pogo stick.  I just can't bring myself to.

#18 TeaTimeTreat

Posted 24 December 2012 - 12:40 PM

Lego x a million, he is getting a little bit from us and some from my parents and his cousins.

#19 Crinkle cut

Posted 24 December 2012 - 12:55 PM

My daughter is getting nothing on her list because it is all too expensive - motor bike, pool, i-phone - not happening.  She's getting season 3 of Glee, book 3 in a series she likes, a dress she pointed out in the shops, a light shade and cushions for her room she's been asking for.  Perhaps a bit of a disapointing haul but she has everything else affordable/practical and couldn't think of anything under $300.

DS got everything on his list because it was actually do-able - a skateboard, skylander's giants plus an extra character, flippers.

Edited by ~maryanne~, 24 December 2012 - 12:56 PM.

#20 Feral Madam Mim

Posted 24 December 2012 - 02:09 PM

A yoyo, and the stupid Santa told DD she would get one aswell, but we haven't gotten her one and don't plan to either, I can see it being swung around too much.

#21 sikchic

Posted 24 December 2012 - 02:13 PM

DD1 a skate board we opted for a huffy slider

DD2 a pony, a dog, a cat

#22 lucky 2

Posted 24 December 2012 - 02:21 PM

A dog or a cat.

#23 melandned

Posted 24 December 2012 - 02:21 PM

all the lego i ordered from america sad.gif

or an iphone - i dont think so kiddo!

#24 AxeTheMax

Posted 24 December 2012 - 02:24 PM

QUOTE (frozie @ 24/12/2012, 01:10 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Minecraft Lego.. purely because he left the request too late.  His birthday is in January so I will surprise him with it then  wink.gif

DS1 wanted Minecraft Lego, so had a look - I am not paying $50 - $100 for that tidy little box and when I know he could create his own. He has already made his own Angry Bird Lego World, Wall E Lego and a number of others. I told him if I see it on special than I will buy it for I am

#25 Mummzy

Posted 24 December 2012 - 02:24 PM

DS 4 years keeps asking for Trash packs. They look rubbish and cheap so I got him a little set for his stocking. He also asked for a transformer. I bought him the 3 big ones and my mum bought him a little one so he has everything he has asked for plus a lot more.

DS aged nearly 2 hasn't asked for anything. So he's easy.  wink.gif

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