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|View Poll Results: How should I wrap/label the twins' gifts?|
|Wrap separately and write each boy's name on one gift||29||96.67%|
|Wrap separately and write both boys' names on both tags||1||3.33%|
|Wrap together and write both boys' names on the tag||0||0%|
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I would do it separately. Each child has their own identity, they and their parents will appreciate it. I know I will b/c I have twins.
Mom to twin boys (7/15/05), another boy 5/9/10, and our latest addition born 9/13/11!
This exactly! If you wouldn't give a joint gift for siblings who weren't of the same age why would you for twins? Sorry if I sound sort of snippy, but I can tell you it has hurt my twins' feelings in the past when people have given them one gift for the two of them. The only exception that ever applies here is for larger joint gifts, like the computer their grandfather gave the boys for X-Mas or the swingset we have been planning on getting them.
Just my $.02
Actually I would give a joint gift to non-twin siblings. My friend's boys' birthdays are 2 days apart (well, 2 years and 2 days), and I've given them board games addressed to both of them before because I didn't want them to have to deal with the whole "This game is mine and that one is yours" thing -- they were both for both of them. I just figured that twins might be more sensitive to that type of thing since they deal with it all the time, so I thought I'd ask for input from mamas who know.