The Genesis Bow- A Great Gift Idea for Tweens! {And a Giveaway!}

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Genesis Bows. All opinions are 100% mine.

One of my guys is a bit of a non-joiner. In spite of having three older brothers who are obsessed with team sports- he just isn’t interested. A pick up game of soccer on the playground? Fine. But actually committing to a team? He’ll pass. It has been a challenge to help him find a passion other than Minecraft or Legos- but I keep on trying! So when I was offered the chance to sit with him to design a bow of his own- one that can be adjusted to match his abilities as he grows- I was pretty excited! Archery is a fantastic sport that builds hand-eye coordination, focus and patience and challenges you to beat your own game. It can be done alone, or you can take turns at the target with a brother or a friend. And I love that it is something we can do right in our own backyard and not have to drive to yet another activity, and that it really connects kids to nature. I was pretty sure that Alex would be interested…

Shopping for Bow

The first thing we did was to visit the Genesis website to use the Genesis Build-a-Bow feature. Here you can customize absolutely everything about your bow-starting with whether you want a left-handed bow or a right-handed bow (Alex is a leftie!). You choose the colors and/or the patterns of every single part of the bow- including the strings. For a child who receives so many hand-me-down clothes, toys, and games- it was really awesome having him design something that would be uniquely his….

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