Kids Lunchbox Notes

Lunchtime Love: The Power of a Lunchbox Note 


You've likely heard of positive affirmations before - short, empowering statements that encourage a positive mindset and self-belief. 

Using positive affirmations with our kids may seem simple on the surface, but their simplicity is a big part of what makes them so valuable and effective.

They are simple yet powerful phrases that, when repeated regularly, can help shift your child's perspective toward the brighter side of life. 

And here are 10 reasons why introducing our kids to positive affirmations is so worthwhile: 

✨ Boost Self-Esteem: Positive affirmations help children develop a healthy self-image by reinforcing positive beliefs about themselves. These simple phrases remind them of their strengths and capabilities, fostering a sense of self-worth.

✨ Build Confidence: By regularly hearing and repeating affirmations, children become more confident in their abilities. This boost in self-assurance encourages them to take on challenges and face new experiences with a positive attitude.

✨ Promote a Positive Mindset: Affirmations encourage a shift in mindset from a negative or self-critical perspective to a more positive and optimistic one. They teach children to focus on what they can achieve rather than dwelling on limitations or failures.

✨ Encourage Gratitude: Many affirmations emphasise gratitude and appreciation, helping children recognise and be thankful for the positive aspects of their lives. This practice instills a sense of contentment and happiness.

✨ Strengthen Resilience: Affirmations can teach children to persevere and bounce back from setbacks. They learn that challenges are opportunities for growth, and this resilience will serve them well throughout their lives.

✨ Improve Emotional Well-Being: Positive affirmations can have a soothing and calming effect on children's emotions. They provide a sense of security and reassurance, reducing anxiety and stress.

✨ Enhance Communication: Regularly using affirmations with your child can improve communication between you. It's an opportunity to have meaningful conversations about feelings, goals, and personal values.

✨ Create a Lifelong Habit: When introduced to affirmations at a young age, children are more likely to carry this positive habit into adulthood. They'll have a valuable tool for maintaining a positive mindset throughout their lives.

✨ Empower Personal Growth: Affirmations encourage children to set and work towards their goals. They instil the belief that they have the power to shape their own future.

✨ Strengthen Your Connection: Sharing affirmations with your child creates a chance to connect on a deeper level and show your support and love.


Incorporating Positive Affirmations into Your Child's Everyday


We’ve made it easy for you to use positive affirmations with our downloadable lunchbox notes!

Lunchbox notes positive affirmation downloadThese small, heartfelt messages serve as reminders of love and encouragement. 

Incorporating positive affirmations into your child's routine through lunchbox notes is a small effort with enormous rewards. It not only boosts their self-esteem but also fosters gratitude and resilience, helping them navigate life's ups and downs with confidence.

Our lunchbox notes are also a beautiful way to foster your connection with your kids.

You can find them here. 

If you’re looking for more ways you introduce your kids to positive affirmations you’ll find a free downloadable activity in our earlier blog "The Power of Positive Affirmations: Nurturing Confidence and Resilience in Kids” here.

And our Kids Journals and Teen Journals provide a positive affirmation practice on every page.

Wishing everyone a wonderful start to Term 4!



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