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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.

Mystery Gift Wrap: A Fun Christmas Tradition For Kids

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This is a fun Christmas tradition for kids. This will add a splash of mystery on Christmas morning if you have more than one child in your household.

If you have younger kids, they will no doubt wake up super-early. As parents, it is your duty to make them wait for a while before opening gifts.

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37 Amazingly Creative DIY Gift Wrap Tutorials to Make Your Gift Shine

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Let’s talk about some great DIY gift wrap tutorials!

One year I was so on top of things. Not only did I have all my Christmas shopping done, but I also got everything wrapped an entire week early. I was so proud of myself!

Only then did I realize that I had used wrapping paper that said Happy Birthday all over it.

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How to Wrap Large Gifts: Oversized, XL, & CRAZY BIG Presents

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So you found the perfect gift. It’s big. Wait, no, it’s huge. It’s absolutely **just right**, but now that it comes time to wrap it, you’re at a loss.

Well, not to worry. At All Gifts Considered, we think through these things so you don’t have to.

Read on for our Large Gift Wrapping Guide!

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5 Worthy Clean Water Projects For Your Tax-Deductible Donations

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Clean water is a huge need in many parts of the world. There are many charities out there working to provide access to clean water in the most disadvantaged places on Earth. If you are looking for a way to give back by donating to a charity that does work with water, what are the best clean water projects for your tax-deductible donations?

Here at All Gifts Considered, our aim in life is to live life generously. This is the goal set by the person who lived the most generous life ever, who said, “Truly I tell you, whatever you did for one of the least of these brothers and sisters of mine, you did for me.” (Matthew 25:40)

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How to make Homeless Care Kits that ACTUALLY help

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So you want to bless the homeless or those less fortunate than you, but you don’t want your efforts to be counterproductive. What should you put in homeless care kits that will actually help a person in need?

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Gift Etiquette: How To Receive A Gift The Right Way

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Gift etiquette can seem tricky, but it really is not so. If you are going to give a gift, it all boils down to thinking about the recipient.

I wrote a whole big long post about gift giving etiquette with 15 tips, but all the little rules and guidelines are just ways to help you think about things from the other person’s perspective. Ultimately, it is all about the other person. It’s about the recipient.

Well, the same thing goes when receiving a gift. How do you receive a gift the right way? Just think about how would you like the recipient to react when you give them a present. That’s how you should react when you receive a gift.

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Gift Giving Etiquette: 15 Simple Rules to Make Your Gift Stand Out

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Gift giving etiquette is important to know so you can give the right gift, in the right way, at the right time. We’ve studied the art and science of giving memorable, meaningful, and appropriate gifts, and have plenty of helpful tips to share with you.

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Birthday Party Etiquette for Kids

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Ahhh, children’s birthday parties. The home of sugary highs, tear-streaked lows, spills, jealousies, and opportunities galore to teach manners and etiquette.

It seems like these days each party – each family, each home – has a different level of expectation regarding a wide range of issues. What is the appropriate birthday party etiquette for kids?

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6 Practical Tips to Teach Kids About Money

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Here are six highly practical tips to teach kids about money.

If your goal is to raise kids who are financially grounded, you’ve come to the right place.

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Ways for Dad to Help with Baby While Watching Football

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Watching football with babies in the house… How does a football-obsessed dad help out with the baby once the ball has been kicked off? Maybe you’re a mom who has wondered this as dad begins to follow his team at the start of spring training, or while dad assembles his fantasy football team, or while ESPN blares in the background, or amidst the excitement of Opening Day with his buddes. Or maybe you’re a dad and you truly want to help out, but the on-the-field action of your football team’s game is beckoning…

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