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#1 of 4 Old 04-16-2011, 11:15 AM - Thread Starter
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My sister is turning 30 and I'm stumped.Problem is I've made her so many things already.I mean I have known her for 30 years.That's a whole lot of years of homemade presents.


-She's a teacher but may not be for much longer.


-She has an almost 2 yr old son.


-She doesn't cook.


-I have made her plenty of bags/pouches, pillows,scarves and blankets.


-She doesn't really have any hobbies but she has become a runner recently.


Any ideas?Or has anyone just seen something really cute lately that you want to share?


Thanks for any help!

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well even if she doesn't cook doesn't she still eat?  Etched glasses- etched water bottle/ water bottle carrier, pot holders (even take out is hot), cloth napkins (especially in one of your quilted baskets), table runner, cutsy embellished dish/hand towels.

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Thanks for the great ideas!


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How about a personalized necklace? With her son's and birthday on it, or with his birthstone. Clothes for running? Entrance fees for a half marathon?

gift certificate to her favorite resturant or clothing store... collection of nice candles or wine, a set of quality bath washes and salts, personalized towels... a trip to somewhere special with you like a resturant, a historic area, the zoo? a dress, concert tickets, organic cotton bathrobe, gourmet organic chocolates...

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