Category: Giving Well (page 1 of 3)

At All Gifts Considered, we’re about more than just amazing gift ideas. We care about giving well because we care so much about living well.

A generous life means that you’re not just giving great gifts for birthdays and Christmas, but that your life is defined by generosity in all areas. We strive to live in such a way that the grace of Christ given to us is shown in all sorts of creative, thoughtful, and meaningful ways.

So browse our articles about giving back to the community and others who are less fortunate, sustainable gift giving, considerate gift etiquette for all occasions, well-wrapped gifts, meaningful cards that express your thoughts to friends and loved ones, and much more. We love humor, eco-friendly gifts, tree planting, DIY and upcycled gifts, “just because” giving, and much more.

Valentine’s Day Quotes for Family (Especially Kids!)

Here we have dozens of the best Valentine’s Day quotes for your family.

When writing Valentine’s Day cards, everyone wants to say something special. Something that shows the recipient how much you love and care for them.

While you can easily apply this to anyone in your family, these V-Day quotes are especially ideal for kids. Below, we have creative and meaningful messages for kids (from you to them) and from kids (to their siblings or parents).

Plus we have more great stuff, including funny Valentines quotes and jokes, brief quotes suitable for any relative, young or old, plus longer messages that come from the heart.

Read on for the best Valentine’s Day Quotes for Family!

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100 Hilarious Quote Ideas for DIY Funny Birthday Cards

You can spend five bucks on a pre-made card that is moderately funny, or you can make your own DIY funny birthday card that is actually hilarious. It’s up to you, but you can guess what we recommend.

Here are 100 hilarious quote ideas for DIY funny birthday cards.

If you write it yourself, not only does it give the card that extra-special feel but they might actually think you came up with the quote on your own. We’ll let them think that, no need to spoil it, as you obviously need all the help you can get.

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Don’t Recycle Gift Wrap; Do This Instead

Should you recycle gift wrap? Your answer may be “no” if your city or community classifies certain wrapping papers as unrecyclable.

Or perhaps you’ve found out that the recycling center in your area uses more energy than you think is appropriate for processing. Some areas even have issues with recycling ending up in the landfill.

In these cases, what other option (besides tossing it all in the garbage) do you have?

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50 Random Acts of Kindness for Christians to Share the Love of Jesus

Let’s talk about how Christians can use random acts of kindness to share the love of Jesus.

In this post, we’re going to talk about what people mean when they say “random acts of kindness.” Then we’ll hit on ways that we can do these things to show the love in Jesus in both word and deed.

Lastly, we’ve put together a list of 50 random acts of kindness for Christians that you can use as a springboard to share the love of Jesus with those around you.

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Good Manners Chart (Manners & Etiquette for Kids)

We have a fantastic Good Manners Chart for you! Free download/printable. Scroll down for more!

You’ve seen it. Those kids who are glued to a phone and don’t even look up when their parents introduce them to you. Kids who don’t know how to shake a hand, kids who boss their parents around in the store, kids who put up a stink when they don’t get their way. Kids whose first language is sarcasm (with a minor in four-letter words), yet don’t have categories for “please,” “thank you,” or “excuse me.”

These children need to learn good manners, proper etiquette, and basic kindness towards others.

Kids these days. *Shakes head.*

The thing I didn’t expect, though, was that these would be my kids.

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