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Our Own Traditions

Since my husband and I got married 7 years ago, we've started a couple traditions of our own. The first one is, we give eachother one small christmas gift every Thanksgiving. This year I got him a screwdriver set. Our other tradition is every year we buy eachother a christmas ornament, given after we've put up, and decorated the tree.
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Me and my Girlfriend are starting a Tradition this year. It is similar every year I am going to buy her a Christmas ornament and She is going to buy me something(I think a snow globe, but she won't tell me what).
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This year I got a dog and Mike (dvdguy) has already gotten a camera with a printer.
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It's something we started to do without thinking about it - again, it's the Christmas ornament but we get one from wherever we have gone on holiday. We date it on the bottom and can always relive our vacation years later.
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Traditions are great. We have a couple of our own. One tradition is that I buy my hubby one of the big transformer toys every christmas and that is the one gift he gets to open on christmas eve. He is a hugh transformer fan and I have lost count of the number of transformers he has. What can I say, he's a big kid.
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Traditions are great. We have a couple of our own. One tradition is that I buy my hubby one of the big transformer toys every christmas and that is the one gift he gets to open on christmas eve. He is a hugh transformer fan and I have lost count of the number of transformers he has. What can I say, he's a big kid.
I think it's genetic!!!!
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Me and my girlfriend give each other Christmas gifts and open them at midnight on Christmas Eve/Day.

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That's soooo cute.
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I think it's genetic!!!!
I think you're right. LOL!
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