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.
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
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
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