This has the potential to be a wonderful day -- but you must stay flexible. You may have to put your own plans on hold when the little one's puppet show has a costume crisis. Fortunately, you're able to save the day.
Teach them simplicity.
Sport and health
You will do them a big – a HUGE – favor, if you teach them at a young age to avoid associating happiness with the accumulation of material possessions. The younger they are, the more likely they are to listen to you, so start early. My kids are 6 and 8, and I often feel that now is the time to