…when I think of what to give my kids for Christmas, it’s easy to make lists of things they already have in overflowing abundance. More books. More video games. More Legos. More sports equipment. More clothes. More. More. More.
When I dig deeper in my maternal heart, what I really want to give them for Christmas isn’t more stuff – it’s memories and quality family time. The Legos, games, and clothes might all be left behind one day. We’ve learned that lesson well. But the stories we tell of shared experiences grow and brighten and turn into family legend and personal history.
So what can parents give to a kid who “has it all” or at least, “has more than enough?”
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