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November 09, 2010

Holiday shopping without kids or cashiers

You will notice the Parent Club Giveaway-pa-looza (look over there on the right sidebar - oodles of giveaways a'happening). We have had a tsunami of pitches which are timely as holiday shopping is upon us.

And I'm not just blowing smoke here my friends. I AM HEAVY INTO HOLIDAY SHOPPING. Whyfor? Because my due date is in December and Christmas needs to be done & hidden.

(Of course: Baby's room: not finished. Baby's name: undecided. Baby clothes: not yet located. We get cool points for not being keeners right?! right?)

Priorities people. Holiday shopping. Then baby.

Over at my Yummy Mummy Club column I wrote a post about Holiday Shopping Without Kids (read if you like).

CONFESSION: I am seriously doing most (read: pretty much all) of my gift buying on-line this year because:
  1. I am far too pregnant to walk malls, haul bags and stand in line-ups
  2. No one ever lets a pregnant woman go first
  3. I don't really love shopping anyway
  4. On-line shopping means I don't have to take kids (and they bug me in malls)
  5. My prezzies are delivered directly to my door
  6. I can shop in my pjs

And thus - dear readers (the ten of you) - I am attempting to put out good karma by hosting the Giveaway-pa-looza to help with YOUR holiday shopping. (and hopefully that good karma will come back to me: small head, narrow shoulders please!)

Now enter already!

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2 Comments:

At November 9, 2010 at 12:27 p.m. , Blogger mountie9 said...

I also do most of my xmas shopping online, because it is so much less stressful. I'm not sure what it is but the customers shopping at Xmas are just so rude and ignorant that I just cannot handle it. Thanks for all of the giveaways you are hosting and I am hoping for good karma for you as well - I gave birth to 2 boys with big heads and all I can say is owww (Well the first one I had an epidural so it wasn't as bad -- but the second ouch)

 
At November 9, 2010 at 7:44 p.m. , Blogger Loukia said...

Hey, why not? There is a certain appeal to getting all your shopping done online... I will the silly one in the malls on Christmas Eve day because of course there will be something I have forgotten to get!

 

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