Kids want family time more than they want presents
Breaking news: gadgets and toys aren’t everything to kids.
The UK group Family Action asked kids to rank what’s most important about Christmas, and overwhelmingly, kids chose spending quality time with their families.
But it’s not all jolly good news. The group says there are a big discrepancies between the expectations kids from privileged backgrounds have compared to kids from lower income families. One girl said: “I’d have a cure for my dad and a phone. But there isn’t a cure for my dad and my mum doesn’t have enough money for a phone.”