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Home-Spun Gift Certificates | Care2 Healthy Living

One of the best presents I ever received as a new mom was a homemade gift certificate for babysitting from a good friend. As I recall, she gave me a certificate worth “one night out” of childcare. And boy did I ever cash in. Years have passed and now more of my friends need help caring for their parents than for their kids. As we face the thick of holiday shopping, not to mention a bleak economy, I’m officially dusting off what I’ll call the “favor” or “service” gift certificate idea. I know a few folks who would really appreciate a night of trusted companionship for the senior in their care, so they can go out. By the same token, personalized or home-spun gift certificates are an excellent option for seniors, too. Many, like my dad, aren’t interested in accumulating more things or stuff, but are in a paring-down state of mind. Seniors with Alzheimer’s or dementia may not ...

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