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5 Step Children's Manners Makeover for the Holidays - Step 3 - Gifts You Don’t Wrap
Written by Cindy Post Senning  
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5 Step Children's Manners Makeover for the Holidays
Step 1 – Table Manners
Step 2 - Table Conversation
Step 3 - Gifts You Don’t Wrap
Step 4 - Greetings and Handshakes
Step 5 - Giving and Receiving Gifts:
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We all love to wrap gifts, but some of the things we can give at the holidays can’t be wrapped.

By spending an hour with your children and talking about this concept, you will raise their consciousness about these special gifts.

  • Kindness
  • Consideration
  • Helping out

Preparing for company

Decorating

Helping with shopping

Cleaning the house

As part of the discussion you have with your kids, create a list of these special gifts that they would like to give. Include the “gift” and who it’s for, when and how they’ll give it, and how they think it will be received.