If your child loves animals, consider
volunteering at a local pet shelter. If you
are unable to work there, ask what items
can be donated and do a neighborhood
drive to collect items to take to the pet
shelter. Check Pinterest for homemade
dog or cat toys you can make as a family
A surprise delivery
Do some holiday baking with your
kids and do a surprise delivery to your
spouse, a grandparent, or a neighbor.
You could also consider taking treats to
teachers, or the fire or police station.
Ask your kids to make a homemade card
to go along with the treats.
Host a party
Invite your kids’ friends over for a
Valentine’s Day party. Offer a holiday
themed snack, craft, and card making
station. Ask them to make thank you
cards that you can send to nurses, first
responders, or people over seas in the