During this season of giving and joy, we are furiously working on holiday shopping, social events, and spending time with family and friends. Many of us in the throes of all the preparations, we rack our minds for gift giving ideas for those in our lives.
Many seniors, who may be on fixed incomes, also share those same concerns – what do I buy or whom do I even give a gift. I’d like to suggest some creative shopping – some of which won’t even entail standing in line and may not cost a lot of money!
The value of time and energy cannot be underestimated by anyone. I challenge each one of you to consider giving your time to a senior and consider the following “gifts”:
A thorough housecleaning –
Other needed items that you may want to consider –
In giving gifts to others, we are often rewarded ourselves by a warm hug, a grateful smile as well as a heartfelt thank you. No wrapping required for this priceless gift of giving!
Happy Holiday to all!