1. Records special memories that may be forgotten over time.
2. Creates a memorable keepsake for years to come.
3. Develops and refines their writing skills.
4. Encourages them to be creative and artistic by drawing, using photos, admission tickets, sightseeing brochures, airline tickets etc
5. Keeps them occupied for at least an hour a day giving parents some downtime to relax.
6. Encourages them to express their feelings both good and bad.
7. Makes the holiday more educational especially if they are missing school.
8. Doesn’t require special equipment – notebook, pen, glue, scissors, sticky tape, stickers.
9. Suitable for all ages from pre-school through to teens.
10. Can be done anywhere, at the beach, pool, hotel room, restaurant.