Although your tween son is quickly becoming a young man, you may not be ready to end the tradition of putting together a treat filled basket to give him on Easter morning. He may not say it out loud, but he probably isn’t either! Instead of simply overloading the holiday basket with candy in lieu of the rubber dinosaurs and matchbox cars he has outgrown, add a few of the treats listed in this article to give your tween boy a fun, healthier and age appropriate Easter basket this year
Easter Basket Treats For Tween Boys: Sports Collectibles. Bobble heads, framed pictures, trading cards, bumper stickers and pennants of your son’s favorite Sports team or athletes are a great addition to an Easter basket. Boys who are passionate about sports usually have their bedrooms filled with team related decorations and knick knacks. Your son will love having a few new items to display in his room to display his love and loyalty for his favorite team.
Easter Basket Treats For Tween Boys: Tee Shirts. Tee shirts, jeans and sneakers are usually the favored wardrobe of tween boys year round. Roll up a few plain or decorated tee shirts to place in your tween’s Easter basket.
Easter Basket Treats For Tween Boys: Video Games. Many tween boys count playing video games as one of their favorite pastimes. A new video game for his favorite system will surely bring a smile to the face of your tween son on Easter morning.
Easter Basket Treats For Tween Boys: Bank. A fun bank to hold your son’s coins and allowance money is a wonderful item to place in his Easter Basket. A bank that matches your son’s bedroom theme or personalized with name on it not only makes the gift even more special, gifting a cool bank to hold his money may also promote the value of saving as well.
Easter Basket Treats For Tween Boys: Baseball Hat. A cool baseball hat with a Sports team insignia or a funny saying will look great on your son’s head or hung on a peg in his room for decoration.
Easter Basket Treats For Tween Boys: Sports Balls. Take your cue from your son’s favorite sport and include a football, baseball or golf balls in his Easter basket. The inclusion of a ball in his holiday basket will encourage him to be more active and take advantage of the upcoming Spring weather to add more activity exercise to his lifestyle.
Easter Basket Treats For Tween Boys: DVD. A new release or family favorite on DVD is always a good addition to an Easter basket and will offer him some inside entertainment if inclement weather occurs during Spring vacation.
Easter Basket Treats For Tween Boys: Microwave Popcorn. Popcorn is a healthier alternative to sugary candy and makes an excellent counterpart to the DVD. The popcorn and movie will provide all the necessities for a family movie night during the Easter break.