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14 Things People With Quirky Families Deal With During The Holidays

It can get weird sometimes. Give them what they really want, with Gap.

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1. Parents who decorate the house like it's their full-time job.

2. And fill the inside with an excess of Yuletide cheer.

Is this even necessary, mom??
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Is this even necessary, mom??

3. This somehow happening to your dad at least once a year:

He's secretly just doing it for the likes.
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He's secretly just doing it for the likes.

4. The aunt whose present wrapping goes above and beyond the call of duty.

Betcha can't guess what it is.
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Betcha can't guess what it is.

5. And of course, then letting the family dog open those presents.

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6. Making enough personalized Christmas cookies for every member of your extended family.

A tasty way to make everyone feel special.
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A tasty way to make everyone feel special.

7. Being forced to re-create poses from old family photos.

Cuuuuute.
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Cuuuuute.

8. Parents who insist on hanging the ornament you made in the second grade.

They're so proud.
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They're so proud.

9. Silly uncles who love to get a little weird.

But we love them for it all the more.
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But we love them for it all the more.

10. Pets that are more excited for Santa than you.

Dogs dressed as elves
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Dogs dressed as elves

11. Crazy aunts who spike the punch.

12. And even crazier in-laws who take things a little too far after having more than enough.

13. Leaving out treats that Santa (your dad) actually wants instead of milk and cookies.

Beer please!
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Beer please!

14. But no matter how kooky things get, you're surrounded by people who love you.

And that's the best part.
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And that's the best part.

Why not show them you care? Give them what they really want, with Gap.

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