How Do You Help Your Kids Give Thanks?

Most parents I know get concerned around Thanksgiving with making gratitude organic and meaningful for their kids. And while teaching kids to be grateful isn't something that happens only once a year, Thanksgiving presents a special opportunity to create special traditions surrounding giving thanks.

Whether it's a gratitude jar or an informal "say what you're thankful for" around the table, we're curious how you treat being grateful at Thanksgiving. Does your family have a great tradition for expressing gratitude with kids? Let us know in the comments.

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Beth is a writer, crafter, DIYer and design enthusiast, living in L.A. with her husband, 2 young boys, and a large mutt named Caesar. She loves fonts, yoga, matcha lattes, and home-grown tomatoes and is not shy about being a consummate nerd.