While many people seem to think of Valentine’s Day as a holiday that is for lovers, it’s a great day for kids as well. If you happen to have kids in your home, then you should be sharing the love and fun with them as well. You may want to throw a party of just have a quiet celebration for your kids. However, you’ll definitely want to make sure you have a great gift on hand. While they probably won’t want chocolates or roses for Valentine’s Day, there are many great gift ideas that you can consider that your kids are sure to love for this holiday of love.
A New Movie
If you are looking for a great gift idea for a kid on Valentine’s Day, a good movie for kids may be just the thing. Whether you rent the DVD for a family night together, go out to the theater, or even buy them the DVD, this is a great gift. Not only are you giving them the gift of getting to watch a great family friendly movie, but you’ll be giving them quality time with you as well. So, this definitely makes a great gift choice for Valentine’s Day, no matter what age they may be.
One of the Wii Games
Another great idea for your kids’ Valentine’s Day gift is to give them one of the Wii games that are out there. These games are exciting for the whole family. You can find the games, such as Tennis, Golf, or even Bowling, that get everyone up off that couch and actively involved in the game. It’s a great way to keep kids active while they are playing a video game. In fact, these games are so fun that more than likely the whole family is going to have a blast playing together.
Stuffed animals make great gifts too, especially if you have little girls. Most girls love stuffed animals and there are many types of choose from, especially around Valentine’s Day. You can choose to go with the Valentine’s themed stuffed animals or consider purchasing one of your kids’ favorites. Could be a Care Bear, a stuffed Clifford, or some other interesting stuffed animal they are interested in.
The Gift of Music
If you happen to have older kids, then consider giving the gift of music. There are many ways that you can go with this type of a gift. A CD player or an mp3 player makes a wonderful gift. You can also consider giving a good CD or perhaps buy them some tunes for their iPod from iTunes for Valentines Day. Just make sure you get them something they like, not something you like. This is probably not the time to try to broaden your teens’ musical horizons.
A Great Read
For the kid that likes to read, there are some great books out there right now that you may want to consider. Perhaps consider one of the “Twilight” books by Stephanie Meyers that are so popular. Harry Potter books are still popular as well. If you have a daughter, then the “Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants” books may also be a great choice to consider. There are many great authors out there to consider. Just make sure that the books you purchase are age appropriate for your children.
Jewelry Makes a Great Gift
Another great gift for your child on Valentine’s Day is a piece of jewelry, although this is probably going to be more geared towards your daughters. Girls love jewelry and bracelets are especially the rage lately. Consider some nice bangle bracelets, or perhaps a nice necklace. No doubt you’ll thrill your daughter on Valentine’s Day with this type of a gift.
As you can see, there are definitely many great gift ideas for kids that are sure to make your child’s Valentine’s Day this year. So, don’t just remember to purchase something for your lover, but remember your kids as well.