27 Creative Holiday Traditions: Start One This Year!

Looking for a fun new way to celebrate as a family? Check out these inspired ideas! (28 Photos)

Sally Farhat Kassab + Lindsay Tigar on Nov 1, 2013 at 1:33PM

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Pass Down a Toy

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a Sally Farhat Kassab + Lindsay Tigar on Nov 26, 2012 at 3:50PM

Your older kiddo has likely moved onto cooler, big kid toys -- and forgotten all about Elmo. Teach him the importance of giving (and sharing!) by encouraging him to pick a present to pass down to his little brother or sister each year. Help him wrap up one of his treasures and write a note explaining why he picked this special gift to give. (And hang onto those sweet notes each year -- what a great keepsake!)

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