Survival Kit - Parents
Make this funny and practical survival gift for a parent.
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
By Shellie Wilson. Shellie is the chief creative editor for Craftbits.