This holiday season is a time for sharing with your family and friends. Something that you can do that is representative of this spirit is to find gifts that the entire family can enjoy. This is a great idea for a family that is trying to save money on gifts but still want the family to have a gift that they can be all excited about. Here are some interesting suggestions that you can consider if you are thinking of giving a big family Christmas present this year. Hopefully these ideas will give you some inspiration to make your own unique choices.
A great group holiday present would be a table game. This would be something that you could put in a spare room or rec room and it will provide endless entertainment for the entire family. You can go several routes and it all depends on what your family likes to play. For a family that likes playing games that involve calculation and concentration, the purchase of a pool table would be a great idea. The only problem is that only the older kids and adults would really appreciate it. For something more accessible you can go with a foosball table or air hockey table. These are great options because the rules are easy to learn, the equipment is affordable, and most people in your family will be able to play.
You might decide to get something that is an actual improvement on your home like hot tub. This is a great way for your family to warm on a cool evening or just relax after a long day. Of course this will only work for families that have the room to install it in their homes. There is also the cost to consider. If you have the budget to do it though, it would be a great investment.
If your family is a group of movie buffs then getting a high quality projector and entertainment system can be the way to go. This is my favorite idea because I know that for my family it is like we have our own personal movie theater. All you need to do is make your snacks, rent some great movies, and sit back and enjoy the show. You can have an inaugural movie event with all your favorite holiday movies on Christmas day
You may want to get something in anticipation of the warmer weather. This would be likely a gift that everyone can have fun on and get some outdoor exercise. There are plenty of items that fit the bill but the one that I think the entire family can get behind is a large sized trampoline. It would give the kids something fun to do bouncing and practicing flips. The only problem is safety. Your wife will likely be the one to remind you of this. So if you decide to get this as a family present make sure that everyone is aware of how to safely use it and have proper supervision.
Another interesting gift idea reflects the broadening segment of people playing video games. You can get a game system like the Wii. Now I know at first it sounds like a recipe for civil war between your children however, the Wii game system is one console that makes its fun for the family to play together. There are plenty of multiplayer games that your family can enjoy. Of course if you want to get a system that more than one person can play on, you will need to buy accessories such as extra Wii remote controllers. You can also buy exercise games like Wii Fit for you and wife.
Something special you can do for your kids this Christmas is for them to receive special letter from Santa straight from the North Pole. To make sure that your kids aren’t suspicious, you can order the letter from an online vendor. This is great because you can get the letter personalized.