Disney Information Station Logo

Go Back   The DIS Discussion Forums - DISboards.com > Just for Fun > Community Board
Find Hotel Specials & DIScounts
 
facebooktwitterpinterestgoogle plusyoutubeDIS UpdatesDIS email updates
Register Chat FAQ Tickers Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read





Reply
 
Thread Tools Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 12-03-2012, 11:50 AM   #16
phorsenuf
Not so New Rule author on the DISSome discuss it calmly and some ...
Grandma Oboe
 
phorsenuf's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2003
Location: Concord NH and now Davenport FL. Home to meth addicts and dislocated cowboys I'm told.
Posts: 18,558

A giraffe with chickenpox.
__________________
Etsy:BlueBayouDesigns
phorsenuf is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 12-03-2012, 11:51 AM   #17
jeepgirl30
DIS Veteran
 
Join Date: Apr 2003
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Posts: 1,679

My son wanted a pancake puff one year. He would repeat parts of the infomerical for it all the time. I got it for him, used it once and that was that.
__________________
jeepgirl30 is offline   Reply With Quote
|
The DIS
Register to remove

Join Date: 1997
Location: Orlando, FL
Posts: 1,000,000
Old 12-03-2012, 12:11 PM   #18
Snoopymom
DIS Veteran
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Posts: 1,992

When ds was 3 he wouldn't tell Santa what he wanted, only that he wanted presents that were wrapped, not in gift bags or unwrapped, and then that night he brought all the wrapping paper rolls into his bed to sleep with.

Maybe he thought Santa was going to come and get the paper for his presents, but he started bawling when I took them, and I remember all I wanted was for him to get to sleep, but now it seems pretty darn cute.

This past weekend, my 3 1/2 year old nephew told my dad that my dad lied to him because a while back he told him that Christmas was after Thanksgiving. My nephew thought it was literally the day after. Love how their minds work!

Last edited by Snoopymom; 12-03-2012 at 12:20 PM.
Snoopymom is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-03-2012, 12:38 PM   #19
fairestoneofall
DIS Veteran
 
fairestoneofall's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: south carolina
Posts: 4,455

a few years ago, my then six-year-old asked for a metal detector. and yes, we got it for him. we bought a cheaper one, and i wish we would've bought a nicer one.
__________________
emily (wife to DH), mom to DD DS DS

*DL Dumbo Double Dare-August 2014*POR January 2014*POP-October 2013*CR-December 2011--DD's 10th birthday trip!*POP-June 2010*Ft. Wilderness Cabin-September 2009*CSR/GF-Thanksgiving 2008*Caribbean Beach-August 2007: 10th Anniversary Trip*Shades of Green-November 2006*Port Orleans/All Star Movies-February 2005*yearly growing up, but never on site (generally the Knights Inn)
fairestoneofall is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-03-2012, 12:44 PM   #20
Irishdisneylover
Earning My Ears
 
Irishdisneylover's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Dublin, Ireland
Posts: 14

DD 4 has asked santy for a foot spa this year!
Irishdisneylover is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-03-2012, 12:49 PM   #21
Maggie Lizer
Mouseketeer
 
Maggie Lizer's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: DC
Posts: 475

When I was 7, I asked Santa for a calculator. Although I couldn't spell it correctly, and "calc" came out looking like another word for rooster or a vulgar term for a male body part. My parents kept that letter for decades and I saw it in an album just a couple of years ago.
__________________
First trip with DS1 10/27 - 11/2/12.

DS1 & DS2 (and DH, of course) 4/29 - 5/8/14.

Possibly again in January 2015????
Maggie Lizer is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-03-2012, 12:50 PM   #22
Lucille1963
DIS Veteran
 
Lucille1963's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: Chicago
Posts: 974

My 5 year old son has repeatedly asked for Tag Away. Yep, the skin tag remover that has its commercials on during reruns of 1960s Batman.
https://www.trytagaway.com
__________________
Lucille1963 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-03-2012, 12:51 PM   #23
leight
Making out in the halls in high school was a necessity
 
leight's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2004
Posts: 1,239

last year my daughter wanted crutches. She still loves to use them around the house and she also got different sized ace bandages and some wraps... she seems to really like pretending to be an emt- I'm hoping she will incorporate that into a career as a nurse.
__________________
Leigh

dhmedd13dd 112.59
leight is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-03-2012, 01:03 PM   #24
Handbag Lady
Disneyland Bride 2000
If you can't say somethng nice, come sit next to me
Has the wherewithall to save bakery goods from earthquakes
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: Southern California and Flexico
Posts: 11,040

When I was little, I wanted a stop-watch. Time baffled me in that you can time it going away. I got it and I loved it for about six months.
__________________
WDW: October 2010: DCL, Poly, and the Grand for the 10th Anniversary Extravaganza!, Oct/Nov. 2008 CBR / Sept. 2007 CBR / Oct. 2006 AKL / August 2005 POR (hello Katrina!) / 1998 Off Campus at the Grosvenor (ENGAGED AT EPCOT )
DL: Twice a month for years / Multiple visits since birth / 1989 CM on Main Street / 2000 Disneyland Fairy Tale Wedding
DCL: Oct 2010 4-Day Caribbean / Nov 2011 Mexican Riviera / Oct 2012 Mexican Riviera
Handbag Lady is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-03-2012, 01:10 PM   #25
kaligal
DIS Veteran
 
kaligal's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Posts: 7,012

500 plastic bags (to put comics into)

A yellow baseball (any idea how hard it is to find that?!)

A monkey and diapers for said monkey (good luck with that one)
__________________
Yes, your kids will have fun at Uni and Epcot!
ALWAYS pee before riding the monorail!
MNSSHP > MVMCP
Fantasmic sucks.
kaligal is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-03-2012, 01:10 PM   #26
marcyinPA
I'll never forget the strong, pungent smell of Noxema!
I was such a fashion disaster!!
 
marcyinPA's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2001
Location: Pennsylvania
Posts: 7,656

When my DS13 was 3, he asked for pistachios, or "stachios" as he called them. He was so excited when he found them in his stocking, and sat right down and started shelling and eating them!
__________________
10/93- off site(Holiday Inn Maingate East), 10/94- OKW, 10/97- off site (Doubletree Suites DD), 6/02- FW cabins,
5/04- POR (AB),
9/05-ASMo (Dh's 40th birthday trip!)- Free DDP, 5/07- POP!- DDP,
6/08- We're Cruisin' (NCL
Spirit) for my BIG 4-0!,
6/09- WL (celebrating my birthday with Mickey!)
,2/11- POP
marcyinPA is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-03-2012, 01:10 PM   #27
notallboys
Earning My Ears
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Posts: 23

My seven year old daughter desperately wants a pink backscratcher. That's it.
notallboys is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-03-2012, 01:19 PM   #28
wdwchewy
Earning My Ears
 
wdwchewy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Location: Second star to the right
Posts: 22

My 3 year old DD wants a Jack-in-Box. She says the same thing every time we ask.
wdwchewy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-03-2012, 01:38 PM   #29
PigletsPal2
Queen of the Realm
 
PigletsPal2's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Mickey Mouse's back yard - Kissimmee, FL
Posts: 1,762

DD#1 asks for banana runts every year and her sister gets them for her.

When DD#2 was about 15, she asked for Baltimore Oriole season tickets. She got a 13-game Sundays mini-plan.

I've found that I have to be careful about what I introduce her to. I got her hooked on baseball in her early teens (she's still a huge fan many years later), and after seeing "Les Miserables" on stage in London, she was fully addicted to this show. She took an internship and a paying ushering job at the National Theater in Washington DC one summer, just so she could see every performance.

Needless to say, she's bouncing off the walls until the Christmas release of the movie!

Queen Colleen
__________________
Wife to King Buzz
Mother to Princess Aurora and Princess Merida
Grandmother to Princess Jasmine
PigletsPal2 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-03-2012, 02:58 PM   #30
PUZZLDY5
DIS Veteran
 
PUZZLDY5's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: TN
Posts: 667

Quote:
Originally Posted by notallboys View Post
My seven year old daughter desperately wants a pink backscratcher. That's it.
I you haven't found one of these already try Target dollar spot. I got one for every member of my family. They have them in a ton of different colors.
__________________
"Friends are angels who lift you up when your wings have forgotton how to fly."

Me Dh Ds Ds Ds Kira Buster Cassi Xavier
PUZZLDY5 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply



Thread Tools
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

facebooktwitterpinterestgoogle plusyoutubeDIS Updates
GET OUR DIS UPDATES DELIVERED BY EMAIL



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:24 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.

Copyright © 1997-2014, Werner Technologies, LLC. All Rights Reserved.