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#1 ~mimo~

Posted 13 April 2012 - 05:40 PM

my Christmas shopping!

Have you?

#2 Zesty

Posted 13 April 2012 - 05:41 PM

Wash your mouth out with soap! The short answer is no. The long answer is hell no Tounge1.gif

What did you get?

#3 PixieVee

Posted 13 April 2012 - 05:42 PM

Oh hell no!

Yeah, what did you get?

#4 TinMan

Posted 13 April 2012 - 05:47 PM

Not intentionally...so I guess it doesn't count...just accumulating dolls and things DD would like when I see them on sale...

What did you get?

#5 JuliaD

Posted 13 April 2012 - 05:47 PM

Yeah I actually started about a month or so ago.
I found these super cute swimsuits in Myer that will fit my niece and nephew next summer, and with 50% off the already reduced price, I just couldn't go past them!

Edited by JuliaD, 13 April 2012 - 05:48 PM.

#6 follies

Posted 13 April 2012 - 05:48 PM

My mother has! First Christmas with a Grandchild and she is getting excited.

#7 ~mimo~

Posted 13 April 2012 - 05:49 PM

A hippo painting for mum

Pic here

Edited by ~mimo~, 13 April 2012 - 05:54 PM.

#8 Guest_tigerdog_*

Posted 13 April 2012 - 05:50 PM

Would love to start but the issue will be where to hide the stuff away until December!

#9 VintageEyes

Posted 13 April 2012 - 05:53 PM

Yep - got DS a train set on special in Feb. Feel so organised!

#10 *BluePinkie*

Posted 13 April 2012 - 05:53 PM

OMG that's the most disgusting thing I have read all day! wink.gif

#11 ~LTM~

Posted 13 April 2012 - 05:59 PM

Birthday presents first, so nope, not Christmas yet, but I did think about it the ohther day.

#12 ally0812

Posted 13 April 2012 - 06:06 PM

any other year... yes. this year... suffering HG and horribilus child syndrome so no. i fail sad.gif

#13 Super Cat

Posted 13 April 2012 - 07:03 PM

Yep! Well kinda. We've decided what they're all getting and we've starting looking around for the right ones. We've also booked our holiday accommodation original.gif

#14 tinkster23

Posted 13 April 2012 - 07:05 PM

QUOTE (*BluePinkie* @ 13/04/2012, 03:53 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
OMG that's the most disgusting thing I have read all day! wink.gif



#15 1miss2littlemen

Posted 13 April 2012 - 07:11 PM

YEP! Paying off my kids fort from the fat guy LOL, And got DS a bubble michiene from aldi when they had them! LOL I have a spreadsheet on my computer LOL  with how much to spend on eash child and a gap to fill in what they are getting. LOL I get Uber excited!!

#16 Working_Mummy

Posted 13 April 2012 - 07:11 PM

Yes, got some great deals on last season beach towels a few weeks back.
They are going to be great for cousins, nieces, nephews etc

If i still feel a bit stingy when christmas rolls around for only spending $2-$4 each on them i will add a chocolate or something.  But the towels are labelled as $25-$30 so i think i'm safe - they wont know they are 'last season' or how much i paid.

And woolworths had big tubs of Megabloks like Lego reduced to $8 so i got one for DS - that will form a big portion of his christmas gift.

#17 itsaboysworld

Posted 13 April 2012 - 07:13 PM

ewwwww.....xmas.....well that just ruined my day.  bbaby.gif

#18 Therese

Posted 13 April 2012 - 07:19 PM

All those in favour of~ mimo~ being warned for starting such a terrible thread say aye wink.gif

(I am joking in case anyone takes me seriously original.gif)

#19 BadCat

Posted 13 April 2012 - 07:23 PM


Seriously woman, christmas threads don't start until July.  Curb you enthusiasm dammit.  laughing2.gif

I don't start shopping until July/August.

#20 ginmag

Posted 13 April 2012 - 07:26 PM

biggrin.gif Oh boy ...now that I feel slightly nauseated by this thread biggrin.gif  biggrin.gif  biggrin.gif ...I will head on back to the "it's Friday, have a drink" thread...agghh, that's better unsure.gif  unsure.gif !!

...don't worry OP, I am just jealous of your organisational skills!!

#21 threelittlegems

Posted 13 April 2012 - 07:35 PM

If I bought Christmas presents today, they would be out and being used within a month, tops. I'm just that sort of gal.

Or, they would be put somewhere never to be found again. Case in point, I bought my Mum these fantastic doll shoes in 2007. I put them somewhere, never to be found again. Six months ago Mum walked into my house with them.

My aunt had found them in the secret bottom of a drawer in her garage, that was an old cabinet of mine, and gave them to my Mum to pass back to me. I thought it was rather amusing that four years later they eventually found their way to the right person.

#22 Velvetta

Posted 13 April 2012 - 07:38 PM

No flipping way. I get things 2 weeks before.

#23 *maddierose*

Posted 13 April 2012 - 08:22 PM

No way, we have just gotten all of the kids birthdays out of the way.

We did however buy (just after christmas last year) the last of out lights for our house decorating that dh loves to do at christmas.

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