Make this funny and practical survival gift for a parent.
What you need
Purchase a small gift bag and fill with all or some of the items below along with a label explaining each token.
Cotton Ball – for times when you can’t hear yourself think
Rope – in case you get to the end of yours
Rubber Band – to remind you to stretch and grow with your children
Sweet & Sour Candy – to remind you that every child is different
Eraser – to erase what happened yesterday to start a new today.
Puzzle Piece – to remind you that you are an important piece in the journey of your child
Marbles – to replace the ones you’ve lost
Band-Aid – to fix hurt feelings
Nuts – to remind you to laugh at yourself and go nuts before the children send you nuts.
Tootsie Roll – to remind you to roll with the punches
Candle – so you never feel in the dark about parenting
Do Not Disturb Sign – to remind you that you need time to yourself
Aspirin – for when all else fails…take two
A piece of velcro – for when you need to get a grip