I love getting homemade gifts from my friends. I love giving them too. It feels special to put a little of your heart into your gift as you work on producing it. The garden is overflowing with gifts year-round, but have you thought about growing and creating holiday gifts with the bounty your garden gives? There are so many holiday gifts to make from your garden, let’s check out a few here.
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Gifts look so much more special with some personal touches and cute wrapping. I am not the queen of cuteness when it comes to wrapping, but I found some great things to help me win this year. Adorable packaging will make your gifts look AWESOME!
Do you love finding Christmas gifts you can make yourself? I do. I love the idea of giving something that I made with love. It’s a beautiful thing to put time and thought into your gift and your own energy from your own hands. Here is The Ultimate List of Christmas Gifts You Can Make Yourself.
Finding gifts kids can make can be a challenge sometimes. Gifts kids can make instead of the provider can sometimes be hard to find. Making gifts for parents is a fun way for parents to interact with the daycare program and it’s a fun way to teach kids to be givers. Kids LOVE making something special for mom and dad. It’s tough for providers sometimes to find gifts kids can make on their own that look like something cool that mom or dad would enjoy.
Every year we face the age-old question in childcare, should I get gifts for daycare kids for Christmas? Some providers give their families gifts, some just the kids, and some don’t choose to do that. It’s all relative to your budget, beliefs, and feelings about what is best for the kids. In today’s society, kids are very overindulged in most cases. Most kids don’t NEED anything else. Hopefully, this post can help you solve the dilemma and you can refer back to it year after year.
It’s awesome to give or receive personally handmade gifts. It’s so thoughtful to get a gift someone spent time designing and creating for your loved one. There are many great gifts that come from the store, for sure.
I appreciate any gift someone gives me. I appreciate people loving me and don’t really need gifts anyway. But there is something super special about receiving something that is one a kind and unique.
Christmas is this week and my mind is on how my heart is feeling. So often we get so wrapped up in gifts and making everything perfect, we lose sight of why we are really celebrating. What is the true meaning of Christmas?
At Little Sprouts, we have a yearly tradition of gingerbread decorating. I build a creation and invite all of the daycare families over to have dinner and decorate. We donate the creation to KidSpace, a child advocacy center here in town to bring some joy to the lives of children in transition.