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Gifts From the Heart for Grandparent’s Day
Friday, September 06, 2013 10:10:00 AM
Grandparents are an extremely important part of the life of
any child. Whether your child sees them every day, or once a year, each occasion
is a chance for both parties to strengthen their bond together. Your children’s
grandparents are committed to the love and protection of the little ones, and
your children see their grandparents as characters of love and devotion.
So have your children show their appreciation this year by making
a great gift for Grandparent’s Day. Here are a few ideas for your youngsters to
win the hearts of their grandparents.
Write a Poem – “Why I
Love My Grandparents”
If your children are old enough to write, then having them
author a short poem on their love for their grandparents will be sure to elicit
smiles, and even tears of joy. Your children can write accounts of time spent
together, or simply what they appreciate about their grandparents – and once
they are finished, have them color and decorate it to make it a true gift from
Spend a Day Together
Nothing quite says “love” like offering to spend a full day
with someone else. So suggest to your children that they commit to a whole day
of fun and excitement with their grandparents, and they can give this as a
gift. It can be a day spent at the zoo, having a picnic, or simply telling
stories about times long ago – as long as the children and grandparents are
spending time enjoying one another.
Write a Story About an
If your children like to tell stories, and love the prospect
of adventure, have them write their own story about a fictional adventure or journey
they went on with their own grandparents. It can be a story about how they were
pirates on the high seas, or a tale of mystery set in medieval times – whatever
the topic may be, make sure that your children include them and their
grandparents as key characters. The grandparents will be delighted to see their
own names in this new literary masterpiece – they will love this gift for
Doing Work for a Day
If your children’s grandparents are currently living at
home, then they likely have a variety of chores and errands that they must
complete just like anyone else. And if they don’t have anyone to help, it might
get tough to take care of each and every day.
So this Grandparent’s Day, suggest that your children offer
to help out around their house for an entire day, or even for a whole weekend.
This can include performing chores like doing dishes, vacuuming, cleaning the
garden, or anything else necessary. If any shopping needs to be done, have your
children accompany their grandparents for an extra pair of helpers in the
Any bit of extra help will be appreciated by the
grandparents, and your children will be able to spend more quality time with
another pair of people they love.
Give a Great Gift for
Giving a gift for Grandparent’s
Day is the perfect chance for your children to show their love and appreciation
for this important couple in their lives. So before September 8th
comes, have your children try one of these great gifts to bring love into the
lives of the grandparents they adore.