Do I take them? What do I tell my kids. They promised to return soon and to answer any letters sent to them, as long as they were small enough to fit in the post box! There are SO many other simple and meaningful ways to show kindness and thoughtfulness to those around us. Baby Loving MamaAdvertisement - Continue Reading Below 7 Donate to charity. Sort through books that you no longer need and donate them either to a younger child or to the doctors waiting room or local womens refuge. Paint some beautiful pictures and add decorations, collage materials and other additions to turn into cards, wrapping paper and gift tags for all the presents we are giving away.