Military Personnel Kit

Lifesavers – to remind you that that’s what you are

Small Empty Bottle – “Instant Water” add water and shake, for when you are on maneuvers

Mounds Bar – to remind you of the mounds of love & support you have from friends & family

Pack of Gum – to help your unit stick together

Cotton Ball – to cushion the rough roads

Piece of String – for when you reach the end of your rope

Shiny Penny – to remind you that we each shine in our own way

Paperclip – to hold it all together

A hug- to let you know there’s always someone on your side

A kiss – so that you will always remember I love you!

Mint – because you are worth a mint

Candle – to light up the darkness

Tootsie Roll – to help you roll with the punches

Jolly Rancher – to remind you to laugh

Map with your street circled on it – so you will never be far from home.

These fun kits are made simply by adding all of the “ingredients”, printing the list of items and their meaning and putting it all in a jar with a nice decorative jar topper. These are inexpensive kits, especially if you can recycle the jar from your kitchen (keep your eye open for nice jelly and relish jars at the store.