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Tell Mommy: Where Do You Hide Gifts From Santa?

It's time to stow your holiday purchases so lil snoopers don't ruin their surprise. As a child, I always liked finding my presents under the tree, but one of my friends used to scour her house until she located her loot, then she'd tear a corner and take a peek. After, she re-wrapped them so her parents wouldn't notice and acted surprised on Christmas morning.

I keep my kids' gifts from St. Nick in our storage closet in the garage. Where do you hide presents for your lil ones prior to Santa's arrival?


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milosmommy milosmommy 7 years
My son's too little, but I'll probably do what my mom did and bring them to work.
MissSushi MissSushi 7 years
i forgot to add that they hid them in the rafters of the garage, usually blocked by other things
MissSushi MissSushi 7 years
My parents had to hide them from my sisters, although I never looked for them. I loved the anticipation and surprise. I also usually opened my presents at a moderate pace which annoyed my parents and sisters becuase they would be done with theirs and waiting on me
SusanTeufel SusanTeufel 7 years
My Mom and Dad never had to hide them, I hate knowing my gifts, I love surprise (At least for gifts) I hide them under MY bed. lol.
Dana18 Dana18 7 years
At work. They are 4 1/2 and get into everything. So It needs to be out of sight.
krae85 krae85 7 years
in the closet. so obvious. I'm a terrible hider.
Mykie7 Mykie7 7 years
In my office, I'm staring at a nice big pile right now.
Greggie Greggie 7 years
Same as my parents did when we were kids - at the neighbor's house.
schnappycat schnappycat 7 years
Luckyme, I just read in a parenting mag that under the kid's bed was one of the best places! LOL! They never look under their beds. My son is too young, but I remember my mom never really had to for me. I was never curious enough to look around. I liked waiting until Christmas morning. I'm still very patient when it comes to that. Now if I could just extend that patience to the rest of my life! Heh.
luckyme luckyme 7 years
We haven't had to yet...she's too young. However, one year my parents hid my brothers snowboard under his bed. I thought that was pretty funny.
CaterpillarGirl CaterpillarGirl 7 years
at my work, in my office.
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