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what are you getting LO for Christmas?

what are you getting LO for Christmas?

Postby strawberries » Sat Nov 16, 2013 11:17 pm

My daughter will be about 6 months by that time & I already have an idea of what I'm getting her but I really want suggestions. What did your child(ren) like at that age? What are you getting them this year?
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Re: what are you getting LO for Christmas?

Postby Confusedchick127 » Sat Nov 16, 2013 11:42 pm

My daughter will be 4 months and I'm thinking of getting her some educational toys and an exercaucer/jumperoo entertainer. Then of course clothes :)
We already have lots of books(from infant to child and maybe older) because we had people bring books with a little message to my daughter instead of a card.
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Re: what are you getting LO for Christmas?

Postby Confusedchick127 » Sat Nov 16, 2013 11:45 pm

Sorry for the double post. I think at this age toys, books, and clothes are the best option. My daughter is perfectly entertained with the music on her swing and playing with/sucking on a wash cloth right now. Lol
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Re: what are you getting LO for Christmas?

Postby strawberries » Sun Nov 17, 2013 12:06 am

How cute! I had a surprise baby shower so no special requests from me :b I tried following what websites say would be interesting for LO at her age but I feel like I'm missing some things. I was planning to wrap some 6 month clothes I got her while still pregnant & some of her boxes of diapers as well lol. I think she'll appreciate just ripping off the paper.
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Re: what are you getting LO for Christmas?

Postby subject99 » Sun Nov 17, 2013 12:17 am

The tea pot set!!!! My daughter looooooooves it still. It's her second favourite toy next to her kilp klops. Books and que cards. Clothes and pjs. Anything educational we go for,for our little offsprings.
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Re: what are you getting LO for Christmas?

Postby thegooseiscooked » Sun Nov 17, 2013 12:35 am

My daughter was six months old for her first Christmas.

I got her some age appropriate puzzles and building blocks, pjs, clothes and a gigantic teddy. Cost wise - not much. Maybe $50. Excitement at all the fuss, Christmas tree and lights and paper - priceless.
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Re: what are you getting LO for Christmas?

Postby Confusedchick127 » Sun Nov 17, 2013 4:51 am

I think my biggest expense will be her saucer chair. I don't plan on spending too much since she is still so little and we have everything we need right now. My parents are getting her a convertible car seat and that's good until she is 65lbs I believe..at the rate my lo is growing, that will last her until she's 30. Lol
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Re: what are you getting LO for Christmas?

Postby blackbetty » Sun Nov 17, 2013 6:27 am

I got my daughter the My Pal Violet for her first Christmas. She was 13 mos old but I wish I had gotten it for her sooner. It is a definite grow along with me toy. She still plays with it! But it says their name and songs songs and colors and stuff. At her age she like that it is soft and makes sounds but as she gets bigger she will grow into it. And it's like $20. I can't say enough good things about it. Love that toy.
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Re: what are you getting LO for Christmas?

Postby blackbetty » Sun Nov 17, 2013 6:41 am

I guess technically that was her 2nd Christmas, she was 5 wks old on her first. That year I got her the light up seahorse that's like a glowworm and a pink teddy bear to that plays womb sounds and lullabies and nature sounds, and a car seat toy. We mainly only gave her presents because of her big brother who was excited for another person to have presents.
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Re: what are you getting LO for Christmas?

Postby Heartbreakcoverupxo » Sun Nov 17, 2013 7:21 am

For my sons first Christmas he will be three and a half months, I plan on getting toys/clothes but my main thing for him is a jumper/exercauser thing he won't be able to use it yet though but I really want to get him it. Is it dumb I plan to wrap his presents even though he'll be three and a half months?
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Re: what are you getting LO for Christmas?

Postby Confusedchick127 » Sun Nov 17, 2013 10:51 am

Heartbreakcoverupxo wrote:For my sons first Christmas he will be three and a half months, I plan on getting toys/clothes but my main thing for him is a jumper/exercauser thing he won't be able to use it yet though but I really want to get him it. Is it dumb I plan to wrap his presents even though he'll be three and a half months?

I was wondering the same thing. My daughter likes to grab onto things and hold things, but I don't think she will be able to unwrap stuff just yet. She will be 4, almost 5 months. She will turn 5 months on Jan 5, so about a week after Christmas.
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Re: what are you getting LO for Christmas?

Postby JennaLuvBug » Sun Nov 17, 2013 4:01 pm

My daughter was 5 weeks her first Christmas. I just got her a couple rattles. Then everyone got her clothes.

This year she will be 13 months, I plan to get her a child recliner cuz she loves her daddy's but can't climb into it herself. I told everyone else to get her clothes and BOOKS because they all got her so many toys for her birthday last week.
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Re: what are you getting LO for Christmas?

Postby thegooseiscooked » Sun Nov 17, 2013 4:30 pm

:hbd: Oh...happy belated birthday to little love bug. I meant to send you a PM and totally forgot!
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Re: what are you getting LO for Christmas?

Postby JennaLuvBug » Sun Nov 17, 2013 4:52 pm

thegooseiscooked wrote::hbd: Oh...happy belated birthday to little love bug. I meant to send you a PM and totally forgot!



Thanks! I can't believe its already been a year.... She's getting so big so quickly.
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Re: what are you getting LO for Christmas?

Postby blackbetty » Sun Nov 17, 2013 6:49 pm

JennaLuvBug wrote:
thegooseiscooked wrote::hbd: Oh...happy belated birthday to little love bug. I meant to send you a PM and totally forgot!



Thanks! I can't believe its already been a year.... She's getting so big so quickly.


When's her bday? My littlest turns 3 tomorrow.
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Re: what are you getting LO for Christmas?

Postby guest » Sun Nov 17, 2013 7:02 pm

So this is off from kids stuff. My biggest pet peeve. Someone who has the money to buy whatever they want not giving you an idea of what to get them. For some of my family it's every birthday/Christmas
I get so mad. I mean is it so hard for you to tell me something even if it's small/nothing. Especially if you know that person is getting you something regardless... Sorry guess it was more of a rant.
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Re: what are you getting LO for Christmas?

Postby briannaspeaks » Mon Nov 18, 2013 11:41 am

For my daughters first Christmas she was 9 months. Everything we got her she didn't play with. haha.
My guess for 6 months.. clothes, car seat dangly things maybe(my daughter loved hers), books. And does she have a preference on things. Does she like to chase things or hit things together? Maybe a ball that moves by itself or something musical she can smack.

My daughter will be 2 years 9 months this Christmas. We'll be getting her mega blocks,a baby doll that speaks, a big etch and sketch, some play food, not sure what else.
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Re: what are you getting LO for Christmas?

Postby subject99 » Mon Nov 18, 2013 12:54 pm

Since this is a thread about getting the wee ones present. I'm stuck on what to get my son :( he's 3 and I keep showing him toys from flyers from toys r us and he keeps saying no. I think I just might buy tons of books , new que cards, and find a whole bunch of Cars and Planes. I have no idea what to get him. His sister has a whole bunch of Little Pleope stuff (pink bus, pink plane, the ad ons for the Disney Princess castle and all the extras for the Disney Princess Klip Klops). I have 2 Cars for my son.
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Re: what are you getting LO for Christmas?

Postby FLOSSY77 » Mon Nov 18, 2013 2:43 pm

For the younger ones, the Fisher Price ring stacker is a classic must have. My daughter is 13months. We are getting wooden blocks, mega blocks, bath toys, a Step2 ride on/push buggy, books and puzzles. It's going to be so fun. The other girls are older and stopped asking for toys. :( It's techy or overpriced clothes now.
If anyone likes Little People, check Ebay. I got 80 for $40. Even my way to cool for baby stuff kids play with them. We have an army. A 3 yr. old boy might like those race tracks for mini cars..?
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Re: what are you getting LO for Christmas?

Postby FLOSSY77 » Mon Nov 18, 2013 2:44 pm

blackbettybamf wrote:I got my daughter the My Pal Violet for her first Christmas. She was 13 mos old but I wish I had gotten it for her sooner. It is a definite grow along with me toy. She still plays with it! But it says their name and songs songs and colors and stuff. At her age she like that it is soft and makes sounds but as she gets bigger she will grow into it. And it's like $20. I can't say enough good things about it. Love that toy.

I was looking at that. :P Good review.
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Re: what are you getting LO for Christmas?

Postby FLOSSY77 » Mon Nov 18, 2013 3:02 pm

FLOSSY77 wrote:For the younger ones, the Fisher Price ring stacker is a classic must have. My daughter is 13months. We are getting wooden blocks, mega blocks, bath toys, a Step2 ride on/push buggy, books and puzzles. It's going to be so fun. The other girls are older and stopped asking for toys. :( It's techy or overpriced clothes now.
If anyone likes Little People, check Ebay. I got 80 for $40. Even my way to cool for baby stuff kids play with them. We have an army. A 3 yr. old boy might like those race tracks for mini cars..?

...Hotwheels. That's what they are called. I have no boys. But my sisters 3yr. old is obsessed.
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Re: what are you getting LO for Christmas?

Postby subject99 » Mon Nov 18, 2013 3:12 pm

FLOSSY77 wrote:For the younger ones, the Fisher Price ring stacker is a classic must have. My daughter is 13months. We are getting wooden blocks, mega blocks, bath toys, a Step2 ride on/push buggy, books and puzzles. It's going to be so fun. The other girls are older and stopped asking for toys. :( It's techy or overpriced clothes now.
If anyone likes Little People, check Ebay. I got 80 for $40. Even my way to cool for baby stuff kids play with them. We have an army. A 3 yr. old boy might like those race tracks for mini cars..?



The only race track thing he wants his dad is buying him for Christmas for his house :(. I keep showing stuff and no answers :(.
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Re: what are you getting LO for Christmas?

Postby FLOSSY77 » Mon Nov 18, 2013 3:35 pm

Fucker! What about that cute Vtech road/train thing with cars? Can you tell I forget the names of stuff? It's a joke around here. Tell him you are shipping him to Flossy's house for Christmas. Ha! We need a little boy around here.
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Re: what are you getting LO for Christmas?

Postby subject99 » Mon Nov 18, 2013 4:40 pm

FLOSSY77 wrote:Fucker! What about that cute Vtech road/train thing with cars? Can you tell I forget the names of stuff? It's a joke around here. Tell him you are shipping him to Flossy's house for Christmas. Ha! We need a little boy around here.

He's already a hard boy to shop for. I'm sure he would have a blast over there. But I warn you he doesn't sit still for very long and have about 8l of milk for a week.
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Re: what are you getting LO for Christmas?

Postby pghmom » Wed Nov 20, 2013 5:44 pm

Vtech go go smart wheels train station playset flossy? Thats What im getting my son, only reason i know the name lol
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