Monday, September 26, 2011

Gifts and more gifts




We are so grateful for the donation of a Play Therapy Kit from Sara and Ryan in New York.  It will help young children to express themselves in a counseling session whether they are verbal or pre-verbal.

The kit includes:
1 large black bag (to hold everything when not in use)

dustpan and small broom
plastic food
scribble pad
place mat for clay
construction paper
baby doll
cars, truck, tractor
puppets: bear, dog, panda, monkey, pig, elephant
baby blanket
marbles
wolf
ocean animals
army men
plastic firefighters and police officers
snake
wild animals
two alligators
dinner set
lego like toys
sand toys
pacifier
watch
dart gun
machine gun
blocks:alphabet
cooking set
money set
hand tools
doctor set
modeling clay
baby bottle
jump rope
bop bag
foam ball
pipe cleaners
dollhouse
musical instruments
mobile phones
chalkboard
dry erase board
colored chalk
crayons
colored pencils
two plastic tubs
princess set of hair combs,blow dryer, brush and mirror
bendable happy face figurine
handcuffs
masks
knife
glue
scissors
sheriff badge
finger paint
shopping bag filled with dress up jewelry
tape
bandages
sponge
tissue
markers
Popsicle sticks
toy watch


counting the gifts of life to 1000 and beyond...
291. play therapy set
292. meeting a friend of Spencer's on Skype
293. chatting with my father on the phone
294. slowing down and waking up
295. meditation on being alive in Christ (Col. 2:13)
296. connecting with family on Facebook
297. Google video chat with Tom while in the same room!
298. meditation on my debt being nailed to the cross (Col. 2:14)
299. fireflies lighting up the sky
300. fireworks to celebrate 30 years of Belize as an independent country

301. brilliant stars
302. kettle corn that turns out perfectly
303. finding more friends on Google+
304. an email from a friend I had not heard from in a long while
305. enjoying music from the movie Fighting Temptations
306. watching the funeral of the Father of Belize, the Honorable George C. Price, on television



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8 comments:

  1. What a wonderful set that is! Such a Blessed gift!

    And another wonderful list as well Alida... Thank you for sharing!

    Have a Blessed Day!

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  2. Thank you...we were so excited to receive all the toys for the counseling center!

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  3. wow, what a huge blessing! God is so good! :)

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  4. What a blessing indeed to have these gifts...i would love to help in some way! Maybe i can recruit bloggers to send some items for the kiddies..let me know...we can maybe organize something!

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  5. I don't remember how I found your blog (or perhaps you found mine first), but I'm always so grateful that we found each other. Your blog is always a high point of my reading!

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  6. what a great gift! thank God for them! beautiful list as well!

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  7. wow! what a great gift. so wonderful xx

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