Join our community of Solution Seekers!

Kids, What is the One Thing You Can’t Live Without?

Shockingly, the ever dependable blankie didn’t get a shout-out, but shoes, soda, and cheese did. Go figure.

Boy wearing a paper hatMonica
I couldn’t live without music, because it has feelings just like we do ― it can be happy, sad, or just normal.
Carrie, 10
Atlanta, Georgia
My bobos ― the bunnies I sleep with.
Ella, 5
St. Louis, Missouri
Parmesan cheese.
Mallory, 2
Palo Alto, California
I cannot live without my accessories, because necklaces, earrings, and bracelets make me look fabulous!
Amani, 9
Brooklyn, New York
Shoes, because I like them and they protect my feet.
Cassandra, 8
Dyersburg, Tennessee
What I couldn’t live without is my sister, because my life would be more empty. My life would be missing a piece, like a puzzle waiting for its final part. I am so spoiled because I have a great relationship with my sister, and without it I know I would not be who I am.
Katrina, 11
Brooklyn, New York
I can’t live without my toys. I love them, and I don’t want to give them away.
Noah, 4
Houston, Texas
My little blue bunny.
Cole, 3
Germantown, Tennessee
I could not live without Polly Pockets, because I play with them every day.
Sophie, 6
Atlanta, Georgia
Books. They give me information.
Trevor, 9
Trumbull, Connecticut


Read More About:Inspiration & Motivation

Related Content

Young cheerleaders pouting

10 Signs Your Kids Are Overscheduled

Even the kids need a breather sometimes. These warning signs may indicate your little one is too busy.

What do you think about this article? Share your own solutions and ideas

View Earlier Comments

Quick Tip

Illustration of suitcases

Packing for a family vacation? Travel versions of favorite games won’t crowd suitcases, and playing them will keep kids from begging to watch TV at night. Get more tips.