Gift Exchange

by Tammy Gray
(Charleston SC)


Every Christmas day my entire family comes together for dinner and a gift exchange. We put everyone's name into a bag and we all draw one. Each person goes one at a time and opens their gifts. That way they know who each gift is from and everyone can enjoy watching. After they open their gifts they see whose name they have drawn and they must say why that person is special to them, including a special memory they have about that person. It is wonderful every year. Sometimes you get so choked up and emotional that it is hard to finish. But it makes everyone really realize how special being together at Christmas is. Then we all go eat the huge meal together !!

Comments for Gift Exchange

Average Rating starstarstarstarstar

Click here to add your own comments

Rating
starstarstarstarstar
GREAT idea!
by: lindse

I LOVE LOVE this idea! We are opening presents tonight and I'm going to go put everyone name in a bag so that we can try this tonight! Thanks for the GREAT idea.

Click here to add your own comments

Return to Family Christmas Traditions and Fun Contest.



Join in on Party Chats at Diva Girl Parties and Stuff Facebook.




Recent Articles

  1. Right Left Easter Game Based on the Bible Easter Story

    Mar 23, 18 02:41 PM

    Use this Right Left Easter Game as a alternative way to exchange Easter treats and share the Bible Easter story. It's a great icebreaker for church parties and family Easter celebrations.

    Read More

  2. Resurrection Eggs Easter Scavenger Hunt

    Mar 23, 18 01:41 PM

    This resurrection eggs scavenger hunt combines the fun of an easter egg hunt with the challenge of knowing the Easter story.

    Read More

  3. Story of St Patrick Left Right Game

    Mar 16, 18 02:55 PM

    The story of St Patrick is one of adventure, mystery, drama, action and more. Make it fun for every age to learn the story with a left right game about his life.

    Read More