Give Kids Holiday Ornaments for a Lifetime of Memories (Start This Year)! by Jan Mostrom

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9 months ago
Give Kids Holiday Ornaments for a Lifetime of Memories (Start This Year)!

We are blessed to be Godparents for several kids. Some of them are related, some are kids of our friends. Several years ago, I started a tradition of giving each of them a Christmas ornament, either on top of their present or instead of a present. Each year they get a new one, and by the time they move out on their own, they have several of their own ornaments to decorate their own tree. 

It's so fun to hear them talk about the different pieces they've received and how they look for them each year. Whether it's your own kids or some special ones in your life, ornaments are a great gift idea!

Despicable Me Minion Dave & Carl Ornament
Despicable Me Minion Dave & Carl Ornament $11
Adorable Minions ornament set of two includes one Carl and one Dave ornament.
TONKA Fire Truck Ornament
TONKA Fire Truck Ornament $9
Kurt Adler specializes in beautifully detailed Christmas ornaments and holiday seasonal decor designed exclusively with your needs in mind!
"Trolls" Holiday Ornament
"Trolls" Holiday Ornament $33
Kids of all ages will love the adventures of the positively Poptimistic Princess Poppy, who believes in the power of love, having a song in your heart and showing your true colors.
LEGO Ornament Christmas Tree
LEGO Ornament Christmas Tree $25
Does your child love LEGOs? This Christmas ornament is for them!
"I Want A Hippopotamus For Christmas" Ornament
"I Want A Hippopotamus For Christmas" Ornament $18
Magic. Sound. Press the button on the ornament to hear music from "I Want a Hippopotamus for Christmas" performed by Gayla Peevey. Battery-operated (included).
Donna John
I give my kids a new ornament every year, @janmostrom. My youngest is 19 and I still do it, and now I've started this tradition with my grandson. It makes such great memories. I love finding that special ornament for each of them that reflects their interests or something they're going through, etc. that year.

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