Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Stuffed Bears As Birthday Presents For Your Child

By Mamie Conrad

If your beloved child is about to celebrate her birthday, you may find yourself wondering what to give her. It can be difficult finding the right present for her, especially if you are short on funds right now. However, with just a little creativity and resourcefulness, you can still make her happy when you give her stuffed bears and these other creative ideas.

One of things you can give her is an arts and crafts kit that will encourage her to develop her imagination and creativity. Some of the supplies you can give her would be construction paper, pipe cleaners, glue, fabric remnants, buttons and sewing supplies. These may seem like simple items to you but in the hands of your child, they can turn many a boring hour into a fascinating one.

If your little one lists reading as one of her favorite hobbies, then you can probably get her to smile just by giving her a bunch of used books. You can get these items at shops that sell used goods and office supplies. You can solicit her teacher's help to find out what her favorite books or authors are.

Likewise, you can present with a yearlong subscription to her favorite magazines or those which you think can help her become more knowledgeable. For instance, if she is the kind of person who loves learning about the place that she is in, then a subscription to environmental magazines can be the perfect present to her. Alternatively, if she is the bookworm type, a subscription to informative publications would be more suitable.

If your young one happens to be the sentimental type, then you can give her a stylish charm bracelet that she can show off to her friends. Although this can be a costly investment, you can save a lot more money on your future gifts because all you need to do is add another charm to her bracelet. When it comes to this option, you need to consider her hobbies and interests.

You can also give her cakes and pastries as a gift, if she is into those things. Chocolate bars and bags of candies, for example, would be things that she can appreciate if she has a sweet tooth. If she is more the type who appreciates cookies, though, you can still give her a meaningful present when you teach her how to make her own favorite cookies.

If she has many interests and hobbies, you may present a gift basket to her full of all the things she likes. Keep in mind that they do not have to cost that much, as what is important is the meaning and the thought that is given into your gift. Additionally, make sure you put in something educational in there as well.

Finally, aside from giving her these presents, you will also have to organize a special party for her that she will remember for the rest of her life. Get together a bunch of her closest friends so that all of you can celebrate the special day of your young one. Make sure to organize a bunch of games so that everyone can enjoy the occasion.

Children are relatively easy to please and you would not need exert much effort in order to please them. In fact, you can give them a couple of stuffed bears and this will already bring a huge smile to their faces. By making them feel special on their birthday and for the rest of their days, you are already being a very good parent.

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