5 Things To Get A College Kid For Christmas
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5 Things To Get A College Kid For Christmas

They might not want what you think they want

5 Things To Get A College Kid For Christmas

So, the holidays are here and the kids are back from college. If you know a college freshman, then there are definitely specific things that are on their list that are different from the past 18 years of their lives. For your benefit- I put together a list of what to get your favorite freshman.

1. Food

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Let's face it, college food is not as good as it is at home. Nothing compares to home-cooking, especially after being away for so long, having the same three dining places every day, it gets old, folks.

2. Money

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This is crucial--most students don't work during their first semesters, so money quickly depletes. Any amount would help any student in need.

3. Toiletries

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I never knew how expensive shampoo, shaving cream, toothpaste, and every other necessity were. It may not seem ideal, but I know I would love it.

4. Food

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Seriously, food is on the top of my list. Anything will do- gift cards, baked goods, or just buying me dinner somewhere :)

5. A First-Aid Kit

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No one ever thinks to bring a first aid kit to college, but when we get paper cuts or broken nails, we regret not having anything to fix it with.

I hope this list helps spark some ideas for what to get your favorite college kids in your life! Happy Holidays!

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