Birthday and Holiday seasons come every year and whenever they come, it’s time to start buying gifts for our loved ones. Buying for our peers, loved ones and close friends is all well and good but what about your niece and nephew? They’re going to want to see the same kind of love from their caring aunts and uncles and we don’t want to let them down on the holidays and especially on their birthdays. Everyone often comes together to celebrate which leads to a lot of boxes wrapped with presents inside them. And for the young mind, curiosity is at its peak.

Spending too much time on a gift could be discouraged. The sheer curiosity of not knowing what’s in the next box would eventually come to overshadow anything you got them. Monetary value of items is not a concept they need to grasp or learn about just yet when they aren’t even teenagers yet and just seeing a smile on their face is more than enough for us to feel content with what we purchased before the inevitable shift in attention span. That’s just how it is with kids and we shouldn’t be mad about that, we were probably the same.

In worrying that your gift might be immediately discarded with another, for a kid a toy makes a great gift as well as relatively easy on our wallets. It’s important to consider the budget we can spare after all. Desk toys as decorations or maybe something from a popular cartoon series. If you’re more the studious kind there are a lot of children books that you can gift though that would almost definitely be cast aside in exchange for something more colourful. Still, if they have a knack for a reading than a book is as good a gift as any.