• 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.

  • Day Care or Child Care Provider's Survival Kit

    Show your appreciation to your child or day care provider by giving them this fun inspirational Survival kit.

    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.
    Crayon - to remind you to color yours and the children's day bright and colorful

    Sponge: To soak up the overflow, when your brain is too full to hold anymore.

    Cup: For when yours is overflowing.

    Candle - an extra one when you are burning yours at both ends

    Rubberband - to remind you to be flexible

    Bandaid - heal hurt feelings, yours and theirs

    Eraser - to remind you everyone makes mistakes and they can be erased

    Marbles - to replace the ones you've lost

    Lifesaver Candy - You may be the one to save the bright light in a child

    Jewel - to remind you that you can be as valuable as a precious stone

    Puzzle Piece - you are an important part of these children's lives

    Paperclip - to hold it all together

    Mounds Bar - to replace the "Mounds" of love you give your children

    Shiny Penny - to remind you, that each will shine in their own special way

    Ear Plugs - when you just can't take anymore

    Starburst - to give you a "burst" of energy when you need it

    Battery - to help you keep going, and going, and going

    Mint - to remind you that you are worth a "mint" to your children's parents

    Wiggly eyes - so you will have an extra pair in the back of your head

    Almond Joy Bar - to remind you what "Joy" these children can give back to you

    Rope - for when you get to the end of yours

    Nuts - to remind you it's OK to get a little "Nutty"

    Tissues - to wipe away the tears...yours and theirs

    Hugs and Kisses - because lots should always be shared

    Match- To light your fire when feeling burnt out

    Gummi Bears- Remember to stick together

    Snickers- Have a good laugh every now and then

    Tootsie roll- Not to bite off more than you can handle

    Gum- to remind you to Stick with it

    Sweet-n-Sour candy- There are always 2 sides to the story

    Kiss- You are loved

    Bubbles or Playdoh-Take time to have some fun

    Flower seeds- Take time to smell the flowers

    Bag- to keep things together



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