Care Package Ideas for Students - Off to College
Stay connected to your college students with a package filled with treats—homemade cookies, candles, gift cards and more—to remind them of home.
By Erin J. Shea
Original Content | September 13, 2009
Good-Luck-with-Finals Care Package
When midterms or final exams roll around, the world stops for college students. The pressure can be enormous! This is a perfect time to reach out to your children with some study aids that will help them keep their spirits up, get through the all-nighters and alievate stress.
- A CD with calming, relaxing music
- Teas or coffee
- Healthy snacks and meals for those days and nights when they don't have time to hit the cafeteria, and to keep their energy going
- A personal planner to start off the next semester on an organized note
- Toys from childhood, such bubbles, yo-yos, Silly Putty or comic books, to relieve stress
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