Monday, December 28, 2015

Money Gift Idea


Every Christmas we bring a $20 generic gift to my sister's house for a gift exchange. This year I brought a money pizza....we all love to get money as a gift. We gathered in a circle (there were 20) and each person held their gift in their lap. I instructed the participants that I was going to read Twas The Night Before Christmas and when I said the word THE, they should pass their gifts to the person on the right. Once I was done with the Christmas story, the participants kept the gift that was now sitting in their lap. 

Joe went to one of the local pizza places and got me a small box. You can also use a large one. I used double sided tape to attach the money to the bottom of the fox.  I fanned the money and added some pepperoni (dollar coins) on top. 

I am joining Foodie Friday and Everything Else at Rattlebridge Farm. 
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Debbie
Debbie@Mountain Breaths
Debbie@Mountain Breaths

Hello, I'm Debbie.I enjoy hiking, kayaking, cross country skiing and snowshoeing in the Adirondack Mountains (thus Mountain Breaths). I live in Upstate NY with my supportive husband and have three precious sons..

8 comments:

  1. What a cute gift idea...and a fun game for a crowd!
    Happy New Year, Debbie.

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  2. Sounds like fun and I'm sure the person that got your pizza was happy:@)

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  3. That's my kinda pizza! I would've been happy to receive that gift, Debbie. I'm going to remember that one for grandkids that are getting older.
    Happy New Year to you and Joe!

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  4. Happy New Year..and it will be:)
    THis is a darn cute idea and 4 Littles would love this..would have to be all $5.00 bills...did you know we no longer have $1.s and $2s? Coins have replaced them..

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    1. Thank you Monique! We went to Quebec City and brought some $2 bills and we found out that coins replaced them. LOL

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  5. Cute idea! I'm going to remember this one. '-)

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  6. That is a super fun idea! What a surprise to open the box too!

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