Wednesday, December 26, 2012

Last minute gift

Now that Christmas is over I can show you a last minute gift I threw together for each of my kids. A year or so ago I saw this idea and thought it was pretty cute but never got around to doing it.

For each I bought:
a can of pork and beans
a can of rootbeer
and assorted candy



I enclosed this tag


I found these cute little boxes of m&m's with nice on one side and naughty on the other


Of course I couldn't help having the naughty side showing.  Silly gift but it got at least a slight chuckle. I think I may have even been called weird.

19 comments:

  1. This is just the most fun! It seems in any big family there is always one person who does a wacky gift or something, and this really makes wonderful memories through the years, long after we have forgotten that scarf we opened.

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  2. That is an hysterical gift especially the naughty side. Well done.

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  3. i would say weird and wonderful at the same time and a gift i would love. i like everything in the basket. great idea...fun and useful.this is a gift my hubby would like, except i would put reese's peanut butter cups. he loves pork and beans and if i don't want to cook is happy with just eating beans and crackers...

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  4. Fun gifts are the BEST! Very creative, my friend!

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  5. BEANS!!! What a great idea! Seriously... I like that!

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  6. Love these kinds of gifts! Funny and useful too! (as long as they like beans and soda!)

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  7. I'd say 'COOL!' Fun idea for kids' gifts and even my hubby deserves one as he LOVES A&W!

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  8. I think it's cute. What a great idea. It's something that you won't forget either. Pass me some M&Ms.

    Have a terrific day. My best to Duke. :)

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  9. That is fun - and silly. Why do we think only little kids like goofy gifts - Big kids do goofy too!

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  10. I shared with all in the room. Fun gift

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  11. Hee hee! I hadn't seen anything like that before! I will have to remember to make that for my hubby next year! :)

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  12. LOL, Wait 'til you see the package the Pres got!...:) JP

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  13. That is soooo funny...I will keep this in mind for next year LOL

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  14. Oh, that's funny! You are so darn creative, Ann. :)

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  15. I think it was great and I pinned it for next year gift ideas!

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  16. Okay, that had to have come from Duke. For you are just not that clever. Sorry. (LOL?)

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  17. Oh my!! too much fun!!! You may be eccentric, but not weird - lol

    Hugs, antonella :-)

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  18. Hahaha how cute! I love your sense of humor.

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  19. That's cute. I love fun gifts that don't cost much.

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