Gifts for those notoriously picky and temperamental family members
You’ve got a teenage daughter. She watches this. If the first sentence is true, there’s about a 90 per cent chance the second is, too.
You’ve got a teenage son. He wants to play this. If the first sentence is true, there’s about a 90 per cent chance the second is, too.
The only web camera that can record three-dimensional videos.
4. Gift Cards
They’re picky, teenagers. Or, you’re irredeemably uncool. Either way, this will help. If you don’t know what stores they like, Amazon.com offers gift cards.
5. Prepaid Cell Phone plan
They’re probably talking with their friends on your dime already. This way, you control the dime and keep it from becoming your quarter – or worse.
Basically a speaker system for the iPhone, in turtle form. Besides playing music, it dances and light up to the beat. And – it’s a TURTLE. That’s unspeakably cool.
This is a pretty broad category – and increasingly for teenage boys as well. They just call it “bling.” You get it all at the same place, though.
No, don’t skip ahead! If you were considering doing this anyway, Christmas is as good a time as any – and this is a phenomenal time to buy, either new or used.
9. World of Warcraft Starter Kit
If your teenager is a boy (though not necessarily), and into computers, chances are he plays World of Warcraft – or wants to. Relax, it’s pretty tame stuff, unless you’re opposed to magic and slaying orcs.
10. A shopping trip
An unofficial – and sneaky – gift. Here’s the unofficial part: it’s just a promise to take him or her shopping for something they want. (Likely clothes.) Here’s the sneaky part: they have to spend time with you!