The best thing to spend on your children is time
I’m not sure who originally said this. I found it amongst other excellent (and humorous) parenting observations on breastfeeding.com.
With the holiday season upon us, money and presents seem to have a way of taking over the spirit of things. Another interpretation of this quote is for breastfeeding mothers specifically. The holidays can often be a busy, hectic time and unintended early weaning can be something that a little extra time can help avoid. This excellent post by Nurtured Child has tips and advice to keep up your milk supply and fend off well-meaning relatives!
What special activities do you do with your children during the holidays?