Garth of the Vinyl Whores has this tradition with his Christmas gifts. The "from" on the gift tag always is from some random person other than him and that name always gives him a clue as to what the present is. It's a tradition he adapted from his mother, Muffy. So when he handed me a flat, square box to open on Christmas that said "From Jack and Wendy Torrance," I got very excited thinking it might be...
(The Stephen King reference gave it away.)
I always hope to emulate his funny gift tags, but I am usually wrapping presents Christmas Eve morning in a rush to get out the door. Maybe next year. Maybe that's a good resolution for 2012, then I won't have to think about it until December! Ha!
Dan also got me a tray for Christmas. His home State of Minnesota: