• How to use a Survival Kit:

    1. Gather the Items listed in the kit
    2. Print out a cute listing of the contents so that the recipient knows what each item is for.
    3. Place the items in a baggie
    4. Print out the topper, fold it over the top of the baggie containing the survival kit contents and staple it shut

     Please note that Most of the survival kits listed have free printable toppers available to print here.

  • Christmas Survival Kit

    The holidays are coming, Create your own Holiday Survival Kit to hand out to family and friends this holiday Season.

    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.
    Peppermints - to settle the tummy from overindulging

    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 Holiday Survival Kit Gift Basket addition ideas:

    Calorie Counter Book: to help remind you of all those calories to avoid

    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 you will need to start

    Pocket Date Book - to track all of the must do's

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