10 Struggles of Christmas Shopping
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10 Struggles of Christmas Shopping

It's that time of year again!

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10 Struggles of Christmas Shopping
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It is that time of year again, where you have to go through the dreaded process of finding the perfect gift for all of the important people in your life. You stress about money, what you are going to get everybody, and the amount of time you have left to do all of your shopping. We are all guilty of letting the holiday stress get to us, even when that is not what the holidays are all about. Heres 10 struggles of Christmas shopping we all dread every year:

1. When you find the perfect gift for someone, but then you look at the price tag.

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2. When you want to give your parents, significant other, or best friend tons of great gifts, but your budget only allows for a candy cane.

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3. When you know exactly what you want to get someone, but cannot find it even after checking ten different stores for it.

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4. When you have spent an entire day shopping, but got barely anything done on your list.

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5. When you ask your friends and family what they want and they give you no ideas or tell you "nothing".

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6. When you are out shopping and find something perfect for you but have to remind yourself it's Christmas time.

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7. When you have been shopping all day and start to get "hangry", because your hungry, you have nothing done, and still need to keep shopping.

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8.When you find the perfect sweater for your cousin Suzie, only to find out they are out of her size.

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9. When you wait until the last minute to go shopping and then you realize it is worse than Black Friday.

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10. When you finally get all of your shopping done, then realize you will have to do it all again next year.

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Happy Holidays!


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