Collect Each of the following items, place them in a baggie, print out the following content explanation and add to the bag. Attach a cute topper and give as a gift.
A stick of gum ~ to remind you to stick to that Holiday shopping.
A candle~ to remind you to shine brightly.
A chocolate kiss ~ to remind you that you are loved.
A match ~ to light a fire under you when you feel burned out.
A Tootsie Roll ~ to remind you not to bite off more than you can chew.
A pin ~ to remind you to stay sharp.
A Smartie ~ to help you on those days you don't feel so smart.
A Starburst ~ to give you a burst of energy on days you don't have any.
A Snickers ~ to remind you to take time to laugh.
Confetti ~ to remind you to have fun.
A bandage ~ to fix things that just will not work.
Crackers ~so you will always have "Food" for thought.
Battery ~so you can keep going and going and going and going.
Almond Joy ~to remind you of the JOY of the season.
A bag ~ to help you keep it all together.
A few Christmas Survival Kit Gift Basket addition ideas:
Christmas cd: music to listen to while wrapping gifts
Cookie recipe: one more to add to your "favorites" section
Gift tags : for the ones you will run out of
Clear tape : for the roll you forgot to buy
Relaxing bubble bath or Bath Oils : to take away your "shopping spree aches and pains"
Tea : to help you calm your nerves
Tylenol - to take away the headache of overdoing
Slimfast - to kick off the diet
Pocket Date Book - to track all of the must do's