How to Teach Children About Money in 7 Easy Steps

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  Money can be a touchy subject for kids and parents alike, but it's also a topic that needs to be discussed. We want our children to understand the value of money and how it works, but it can be tricky to discuss these concepts without sounding preachy. As a parent myself, I've found that making learning about money fun is one way to get my child interested in the topic without worrying about them feeling like we're pushing an agenda or being lectured at. Here are some fun ways that you can teach your child about money : Let kids invent their own games or create their own money. Let kids invent their own games or create their own money. This works especially well with older children who already have a grasp on financial concepts like spending, saving, budgeting and investing. Let them create their own games using whatever they want as currency — anything from marbles to candy to paper clips could work! If they want to make up actual rules for using this new currency (f

Christmas Gift Ideas for Kids


Aside from new clothes and school Christmas parties, kids look forward to gifts that they will receive this Christmas season.  “Mano po Ninang, Mano po Ninong” are common terms to be heard in this time of the year.

I jot down the names of my godchildren and so with my husband’s. I also indicate the age after their names in my list in order for me to get the right gift for them so as not to forget or miss one.

I allocate a spending plan in shopping for Christmas gifts.  In order for me to get an idea of how much will I spend, I get a catalogue from toy stores. These toy catalogues are my reference to what will I buy. 



Toys are classified according to age and gender. It also offers amazing hot deals that will fit the budget. I enjoy browsing the catalogues especially on the girl’s section.  There are so many toys to choose from. Educational toys, like brain teasers, artsy crafty, and totally techy. Collectibles like action figures, cars, dolls and lots of play sets. 




Well, I just finished writing down my toy selection ready to purchase. How I wished I had all these toys when I was a kid

Comments

  1. wow dami sales pag Christmas time kaso yung mahal pa rin ang gusto ng anak ko jan sa toy r us

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  2. I need this list for the looong list of inaanaks...although i always tend to buy books or clothes for them =)

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  3. thank you so much for this post. lotsa great ideas for xmas gifts :)

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  4. How I wish you were my ninang when I was young! :) Hihi! :) I also write down their names and ages on a piece of paper so I don't forget / upset any kids or their parents for that matter. :)

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  5. Hayyy dto wala pang mga toy stores...pangit mga choices here.

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  6.  Sana wag makita ng kid ko yan haha .... he's more a bookworm than toys e

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  7. Lucky and blessed are the kids nowadays. During my time, all I had as toys was ragdoll and a set of small plastic plates and cups which came free with a pack of crispop :)

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