Hope - posted on 12/03/2011 ( 49 moms have responded )
Every years has Christmas gets closer, my anxiety grows because I know my mother in law is going to over give. Instead of getting 1 or 2 presents for our children she manages to buy more than Santa most years and it is hard.
I feel like my children are being spoiled and there is nothing I can do to stop it. I did politely ask her to only get the children and myself ! or 2 presents this year but every time I see her she mentions it. Just like a double, triple and quadruple check. Now I feel bad.
My question is how many presents should grandparents give?