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Advice please - Help for Heroes inspired

#1
Apologies if this isn't viewed as the correct forum.

My kids have decided to send goodie bags for those at the sharp end in the lands of sand - they saw me on the Help for Heroes site and asked me what it was all about.

Long story short - What is useful/desireable to find in this sort of thing?

So far the list from H4H contains:

Sweets (Mints, Haribo, Jelly Babies, Chewing gum, etc)
Magazines - FHM, Zoo, car & Bike mags
Comics
Crosswords/soduko
toothpaste

The kids want to put Christmas Cards in for the later ones.

What else?

Oxo cubes? Cook-in sauces (dry powders)?
Alchol hand rub? - has been suggested on Rum Ration apparently.
Chinagraph pens (? Not a clue but I'm sure I can find some)

I'd appreciate the guidance.

Please keep the feedback clean, in case my littles see this!
 
Z

Zarathustra

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#2
Packs of cards
cheap travel games

Anything that might help break up the boredom of the dessert
 
#5
A letter from someone who cares.
Nothing dehydrated.
Boiled sweets, anything that doesn't melt.


All done with love.

It doesn't matter what you put in so much as I know that you put it in because you cared and thought about me.

Back to Telic.
And thank you.
 

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