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itsaboysworld Do you expect grandparents/aunties/uncles to acknowledge your childs birthdays? 18/03/2012, 06:50 AM
Nora. No. 18/03/2012, 06:52 AM
librablonde Yes, I'd be at least disappointed, if not act... 18/03/2012, 06:56 AM
ForsakenTruth Poor wee guy. I hope he had a good day anyway OP. ... 18/03/2012, 06:57 AM
.Jerry. No. I never acknowledge my nephews and nieces birt... 18/03/2012, 06:59 AM
Matthias' mum My family, I do. DH's no, I don't. Birthda... 18/03/2012, 07:00 AM
Display anemone I text them all to remind them the night before. T... 18/03/2012, 07:05 AM
20tolose In our family we always acknowledge birthdays, kid... 18/03/2012, 07:06 AM
rainycat My brother never remembers and my parent are elder... 18/03/2012, 07:09 AM
RachealJane I've acknowledge all my nieces and nephews bir... 18/03/2012, 07:09 AM
itsaboysworld Im not so concerned about DH's sister, I do ac... 18/03/2012, 07:11 AM
Cath42 QUOTE (itsaboysworld @ 18/03/2012, 08:11 ... 18/03/2012, 11:41 AM
Freddie'sMum No. Simply put - there are too many birthdays to ... 18/03/2012, 07:12 AM
Monket I don't expect my sisters to call, but I do ex... 18/03/2012, 07:18 AM
tauruspregnant! As an auntie to 8 if varying ages from babies to t... 18/03/2012, 07:21 AM
SlinkyMalinki Grandparents would call, ans we'd get together... 18/03/2012, 07:30 AM
chocmudcake I would be very disappointed. We only have a very ... 18/03/2012, 07:37 AM
Kay1 On my side there's just me and my brother - an... 18/03/2012, 07:41 AM
Hoggle Grandparents yes. The rest I don't expect but ... 18/03/2012, 07:44 AM
Zesty I really only expect my parents to call for the ki... 18/03/2012, 08:03 AM
howdo DH parent's are dead and mine don't rememb... 18/03/2012, 08:09 AM
~*MESS*~ Expect nothing and you won't be disappointed. ... 18/03/2012, 08:10 AM
mollysheepdog Definately grandparents should and should be delig... 18/03/2012, 08:15 AM
JJ No, I don't expect it - however, my kids only ... 18/03/2012, 08:16 AM
Applebum Grandparents- yes, and they do. Aunties- no. My si... 18/03/2012, 08:18 AM
CaptainOblivious Of course they acknowledge the kids' birthdays... 18/03/2012, 08:23 AM
lovinmybaby QUOTE (CaptainOblivious @ 18/03/2012, 08... 18/03/2012, 03:51 PM
Sim 74 No, does not bother me at all ! My mum and M... 18/03/2012, 08:24 AM
HART85 I don't expect Aunties and Uncles to acknowled... 18/03/2012, 08:26 AM
PacificJade In our family, Grandparents and Aunties do on my s... 18/03/2012, 08:37 AM
Jekaho I guess it depends on lots of things, but for us, ... 18/03/2012, 08:38 AM
humphreybear Depends what you mean by acknowledge. We'll a... 18/03/2012, 08:49 AM
Milly Molly Mandy My side of the family absolutely. DSs birthday tod... 18/03/2012, 08:53 AM
i-love-my-son edited 18/03/2012, 08:54 AM
2handsdon'tspillit Yes, it might not be on the actual day though. My... 18/03/2012, 08:57 AM
mumandboys grandparents - yes auntys/uncles - no 18/03/2012, 09:13 AM
JustLynn No. Siobhan is 21 years younger than the other ch... 18/03/2012, 09:15 AM
belinda1976 Yes! If they are actively involved in your ch... 18/03/2012, 09:23 AM
JAPN2 GPs definitely although they sometimes do need a r... 18/03/2012, 09:27 AM
Craptacular Yes. Maybe not so much from the uncles but definit... 18/03/2012, 09:29 AM
niggles I try to tailor my expectations to match reality. ... 18/03/2012, 09:37 AM
mmk Poor boy... My parents and MIL without fail wi... 18/03/2012, 09:41 AM
Cat© We get the same here, and each year my boys are de... 18/03/2012, 09:49 AM
Rachaelxxx Yes mine do and I've educated my husbands pare... 18/03/2012, 11:16 AM
rose36 Absoultely!!! My family and DH family... 18/03/2012, 11:17 AM
Cat© No Ferdinand actually I'm not - especially sin... 18/03/2012, 11:19 AM
RillyBilly My parents and sister remember his birthday and ac... 18/03/2012, 11:30 AM
Cath42 I don't expect my own uncles/aunts/cousins to ... 18/03/2012, 11:31 AM
vanessa71 We do in our family, but not with phone calls. 18/03/2012, 11:33 AM
Shadowess I'd be really disappointed. How hard is it to ... 18/03/2012, 11:45 AM
KylieY Yes I expect MIL, my family and BIL and SIL to cal... 18/03/2012, 12:00 PM
neddyteddy QUOTE (Display anemone @ 18/03/2012, 08:0... 18/03/2012, 12:02 PM
ifaith17 Grandparents I would expect, and at least some sor... 18/03/2012, 12:05 PM
Cathode Yes, I would be disappointed. 18/03/2012, 12:12 PM
mummyofour My kid's grandparents always ring to say happy... 18/03/2012, 12:36 PM
Luly It depends on the family dynamics and how close yo... 18/03/2012, 12:37 PM
Willow Angel yep, I do expect it. Does it happen? No. DD... 18/03/2012, 02:58 PM
Jembo My family acknowledge birthdays. DP's family ... 18/03/2012, 03:42 PM
doctorseuss Ours all do, but it's not a big family. My br... 18/03/2012, 03:51 PM
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