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26 Ways To Preserve Your Kids’ Memories Forever

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Imprint a damaged teddy before throwing it away.

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Take a cue from Australian artist Geoffrey Ricardo by applying a light coat of paint to the front of your kid’s teddy and pressing it against craft paper.

Turn one of your kid’s drawings into a key chain.

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You can also turn a drawing into a softie.

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Preserve your baby’s hospital hat and I.D. bracelet in an ornament.

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Make a family yearbook.

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Catalogue memorable items from each school year.

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All you need are file folders and a filing cabinet or milk crate.

Another fun option is to make school memory boxes.

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Keep an Ugly Photo Book.

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Instead of throwing out or deleting unflattering photos, save them in a photo book! One day you and your kids will laugh hysterically as you flip through it.

Take humorously inappropriate photos to give to your kid upon graduating from high school.

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Your kid will probably think you’re nuts, but also pretty damn funny.

Save ticket stubs to every show, concert, and game that you see together.

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