Mommyish Poll: How Much Are You Spending On The Kids’ Gifts This Holiday?
So husbands, partners, in-laws, nieces, nephews, and friends aside — how much money are you bracketing for your own kids this holiday season? The moms over at TODAY are allegedly throwing down $271 on average per kid with one in ten moms saying that they’ll go upwards of $500 per child. Even though the economy is still a shambles, only one in four intends to spend less on presents.
Most parents begrudgingly go overboard come the gift-giving season. But given that one in four kids will go hungry this Christmas, those figures do seem kind of high.
So what does the Mommyish reader holiday budget look like this year?