We all need a little magic and miracles in our lives. Magical thinking is a normal stage in childhood development. It would be sad and unnecessary to eliminate it from our childhood traditions. Let them believe.
I have heard alot about young children not believing in santa anymore. This makes me really sad because the main reason santa exists is to put a smile on the face of children and bring families closer together.
That being said try to keep the magic alive by reassuring your child that santa does exist and go to one of the mall santas so they get that amazing experience.
On the night of christmas eve get some flour or baby powder and use it to make foot prints leading to your childs presents to help instill the idea that santa has actually been in the house and left their gifts.
The magic of christmas can also be created by getting yourself an ‘Elf on the shelf’ you can let your child know that this elf is one of Santa’s helpers who is having a…
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