Peter Carnavas " Little Treasures aim to uplift and inspire children and parents through exploring love, the environment, family and the importance of self worth. Peter demonstrates the importance of family and remembering in The Important Things. With Christopher "s father faded from their lives, Christopher "s mother gives away a box of his father "s old things. Though it is not long before they start mysteriously appearing again in the house. Christopher and his mother discover that the little things can also be the most important things.