Gift drive at work - help!

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  1. AmishGirl

    AmishGirl Well-Known Member VIP

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    (Well it's not exactly at work, it's for the professional association)

    Okay, I've signed up for a charity drive - I've got to buy two gifts - one for a boy, one for a girl, both are 9 years old. I suppose I should spend about $30/each.

    I have NO IDEA what to get for kids! Help, any ideas? :nooo:

    Stern show related b/c they're too old for the Yoda book.
     
  2. idiotbox

    idiotbox Looking for a dime and found a quarter. VIP

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    vape pen and condoms.
     
  3. Beth Stern

    Beth Stern Well-Known Member

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    Gift cards are the way to go. Toys R Us. If I were a kid $30 would be killer. You have a good heart, my dear. :cheer2:
     
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    Get her a sweatshirt from justice, and get him an iTunes gift card.......
     
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    Beth Stern Well-Known Member

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    Girl: Rainbow loom with lots of different colored bands, case and idea book for cool rainbow loom creations.

    Boy: Minecraft Lego set and Minecraft books.
     
  7. AmishGirl

    AmishGirl Well-Known Member VIP

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    Yoda, the Story of a Cat and His Kittens.
     
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  9. BethSucks

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    Little girls are really into shit from the movie Frozen, my little boy is only one so I'm not much help,there.
     
  10. idiotbox

    idiotbox Looking for a dime and found a quarter. VIP

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    race of the children?
     
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    Don't know; names are Diana and Johnny.
     
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    smichal A1 Dick Game

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    lego
    crayons & coloring book
    stuffed animals
    hotwheels
    transformers
    etc. there are a lot of little toys in walmart
     
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    Jayla Ou ai-je l'esprit? Gold

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    You can never go wrong with an iTunes card. These little buggers have their devices glued to their grubby fingers by that age.
     
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    AmishGirl Well-Known Member VIP

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    Really? My God .... :tzone:
     
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    After reading the OP's post, I couldn't help but think about what a selfish prick I can be sometimes. I really hate how Xmas nowadays seems to only be about rampant consumerism and commercialization run amok. But, I guess it's worth it if you can put a smile on some disadvantaged kid's face. Big Up to AmishGirl! She's inspired me to get involved with something like that this year.
     
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    comic books, some candy, anal lubricant, you know, traditional
     
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    Dick Fitzwell Opinions are like assholes ... and so am I

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    Beth Stern action figure .... Make it hard for the parents since the dream house weighs 300 pounds because of all the chimneys
     
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    Aw, shucks, thank you :hat: Christmas is for kids, really. I could do without the whole thing!
     
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