It's very easy to get carried away for Christmas, especially with young children. As a single parent I have learned a couple of great gift ideas. Santa comes with one very special gift each year. Usually this special gift has been decided on months in advance. This year it's pillow pets. I'm so excited because last year it was a $100 kitchen, so bless their little hearts they have made it easy for me. I love Christmas. Just love everything about it except the bank account. Over the last couple of years I have learned a few tricks in making every Christmas great for my little ones. They always have at least ten presents each under the Christmas tree. This is how I do it:
Pajamas- Usually about $5-$7- I love pjs because who doesn't love some pjs and who doesn't need some new pjs.
Movies- There is always great family movies for less than $10! This year I got Toy Story 3 for $10 and Ice Age for $2!
Jeans- What jeans? Yes that's right. I love Old Navy's jeans for kids onlyRead More »from User post: How I help my checking account survive Christmas