“Attention is the rarest and purest form of generosity.” &mdashSimone Weil, french philosopher Christmas has become synonymous with overconsumption. This year, why not give of yourselves as a family by offering quality time to your loved ones and getting involved with charities in your area? (We suggest a few, but our lists are far from exhaustive!). Modelling the values of sharing and solidarity is one of the best gifts you could give your children. Each year, around the holidays, there are numerous calls for generosity: food drives in schools and door-to-door, donations in stores and more. Thousands of volunteers donate their time and all helping hands are welcome, even small ones! Ready to give a bit of your time this holiday season? Here are five ways to get your children involved and make the practical enjoyable.