A book for back and forth letters between mother and daughter. Write and leave on daughters bed. when shes ready she can write back and leave on your bed. Back and forward you go. What precious memories you could create. Could do the same thing for dad's.
Purchase a new Bible a year before your childs event—perhaps their 16th birthday or high school graduation. Then, take a year to read through it with a Bible reading plan making notations in the margin written specifically to your child. Make comments about the verse’s special significance. Mention how you’ve seen a truth of scripture lived out in their life. Warn them of pitfalls. Encourage them with favorite verses underlined. Then, on their big day, wrap it up and give it to them as a…
Calm Down Jar - A creative approach to time-out. Child first shakes the jar to get their frustrations out, then they're asked to wait until the glitter has all settled on the bottom. That's when time-out is over.
Graduation gift: Secretly have your children's teachers, coaches, etc. write notes, poems and/or inspirational sayings at the end of each school year, then present to them at their high school graduation!