Kids love surprises. You will see the sparkle in their eyes along with that overwhelming joy that reflects on their big smile. During holidays where the family gets together, kids always have a blast. Apart from the usual dinner, put some more effort in ensuring that they get the surprise of their lives.
A Surprise Trip to Grandma’s Farm
Some kids love to stay at their grandparents’ farms, so make the necessary preparations. The idea of traveling and going out of town (or the neighborhood) will surely thrill them. At the same time, if the place is near a body of water (beach, lake, or river), then they would surely look forward to having some fun swimming or fishing.
A Fantastic Light Show
If you haven’t tried installing a grand residential Christmas lighting before, then make this year different. Yes, you can start a lights show even at home. Use background music that would synchronize with all the blinking lights. Start this by getting a clue from the kind of music they listen to. Once you have everything all set, gather them in the front yard and turn on the lights altogether. This would be a nice surprise that they’ll love.
Tickets to Their Favorite Game
If your kids are baseball fans, then get them tickets to see an actual game. MLB.com stated that many regard baseball as the greatest game ever and it’s only proper for your children to have the chance to see one. If they love football, basketball, or any other sport, then do the same. If they’ve been bugging you about it for a long time, resist the urge to tell them about the surprise. That would be a real spoiler.
Holidays need to be special. Adults may deem a dinner at a fine restaurant as sufficient, but children may not relate to this kind of celebration. They need something that excites them. This is why you need to make the holidays memorable for them.