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November 29, 2005

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Stacie

I wish my family would do this, but if I suggest it, I look cheap cos we are the only ones with kids.

cagey

BRAVO to your family. I could only be so lucky. For example, I still buy for grandparents that declare they don't need anything (they don't). However, we have toned down the gifts quite a bit over the years. This season, I am buying only gift certificates, but I am concentrating on locally owned"niche" stores to fit the person's particular interests or hobbies. My goal is no chain store gift certs this year.

Huts

We buy my grandparents 'baskets' of meat/cheese/fruit products. We are wittling it down to just kids, but 4/6 of us don't have kids. The rest get a donation or $20 limit on their gift. My brother that has a kid and I have agreed to only buy for the kids, spouses and each other are out.

The Misanthrope

That is the best way to celebrate Christmas.

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