Summer Camp is the Perfect Christmas Gift
As your children get older it can be difficult to come up with meaningful gift ideas. The ease of picking out a Lego set or an American Girl doll accessory seems like a distant memory. Now all they want is a sparkly new gadget. And you’re wondering, what is the value in getting them the latest model of a device they already have?
I am a big fan of experience gifts. Even for my 8- and 10-year-olds, two of their gifts this year will be tickets to a show and a ski trip. I am tired of trying to find a spot in the playroom for new toys that are rarely used, so we are scaling back on the material items.
Summer camp is one of the best experiences you can give your child, as the memories last a lifetime. It's hard to imagine canoeing and hiking when you’re dreaming of a white Christmas, but now is actually the time to register for overnight camps. Also, Christmas is a great time to pool money from grandparents who want to chip in, as overnight camps can be expensive.Read More