12 Struggles You Will Understand If You're Constantly Being Upstaged At Christmas!

You buy them a CD, they hand-knit you a Christmas sweater...


1. You get into houses through the front door, but they come down the chimney!

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"How did they...I mean...what?"

2. You bought a red hat, but they always wear the complete Santa Claus outfit.

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At least you tried.

3. You put reindeer antlers on your car, but they literally bought a flying sleigh.

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We've all been there, right? *Sigh*

4. You're proud of being able to ice skate without falling over, but they can do all kinds of tricks!

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Stop showing off.

5. You started shopping in November to get a head start, but they had all of their Christmas presents bought and wrapped by mid-October!

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That's just madness. MADNESS!

6. You're volunteering at a soup kitchen on Christmas Day, but they have set up their own charity!

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It's hard to be angry when they're being so selfless. Urgh.

7. You have a really beautiful fake tree but they chopped down their own one at the tree farm.

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We get it. You're great. Congratulations.

8. You arranged the office Christmas party, but they stole the show with their sick dance moves.

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People will be talking about that dance-off for months.

9. You have a list of everything you need to do before Christmas, but they have a power point presentation!

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Nerd alert.

10. You invite them to a restaurant for Christmas lunch, but they insist on cooking dinner for your whole family.

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And the meal is delicious. Of course.

11. You cooked a Turkey but theirs is organic and free-range.

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Of course it is.

12. You look ridiculous in all your Christmas swag, and they look incredibly attractive.

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"Did they grow up at the North Pole? This makes no sense."

Do you love Christmas? Tag the person who always upstages you in the comments below.

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