How to Communicate with your year old (especially when they don't listen!) - I actually read through all of these and they are great advice, especially the ones about keeping requests short and simple, rephrasing "no running" into "let's walk instead
For girls a Year of Dates for Christmas – an envelope for each month, with a special surprise date inside. Date ideas are a variety of fun activities. Some are outings, while some are doing projects at home. We also tried to keep them fairly inexpensive.
Wish I would have discovered this idea 14 years ago! Trace their hand every first day of school . This will make me cry! Original craft is a cute idea also, but I love the idea of first day of school hand prints!