Author Archives: Jenifer Calandra

Activity and Snack Pairings for the Fall

fall snacks on the go

Pack Some Treats from Our Snack Boxes on Your Next Adventure Portable snacks and activities go hand-in-hand. Packing your own treats in your backpack or purse means you’re less tempted to hit up your favorite fast food joint to scarf down a greasy burger or overly-processed taco when hunger strikes.  Always be prepared to satiate […]

Our Ten Favorite Ways to Say Thank You

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From the Creative to the Thoughtful to the Personalized … Say it With a Care Crate! Has someone ever done something for you that just blew you away? You couldn’t believe someone could be so caring and thoughtful, and so you weren’t sure how to thank them for it?  To help you out, The Care […]

Five Ways to Celebrate Grandparents’ Day

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No one is as special as grandparents. They’re warm, loving people who spoil their grandkids with presents, sweet treats, and special trips, and it’s always fun to go spend the weekend at grandma and grandpa’s house. September 13 is a special day to celebrate these amazing folks who enrich our childhoods with their wisdom and […]

Make Your Own Trail Mix

trail mix ingredients

Use Ingredients from Your Snack Box! Trail mix is one of the most perfect foods on the face of the planet. Hear us out. You can customize it to your taste. Trail mix can be savory, sweet, salty, or a combination of all three. It’s really up to you. It can be nutritious! Choose the […]

Classroom Snacks to Gift Your Child’s Teacher

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Our Care Package Subscription Service Makes it Easy! Next month, schools across the country will go back to school in person or online. America’s hard-working teachers will put in their hours in the classroom, and continue their work after school to develop engaging lessons and activities for their scholars, grade papers, and find new ways […]

Healthy Snack Options on the Go

healthy snacks in tote bag

Subscribe to a Snack Box for Monthly Deliveries Extracurricular activities. Youth sports. Play dates. Birthday parties. Work events. Endless errands. Work itself. You’ve gotten so busy, it’s hard to manage keeping up with your family’s snack needs, too. And with all that time spent out of the house, you might find that you’re stopping for […]

Family Camping Trip Tips and Tricks

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The Care Crate Co. Has The Snacks Covered! There’s nothing quite like a family vacation, especially one that takes your kin back to nature for relaxation and rejuvenation. Camping trips offer something for every member of the family, whether they like athletic pursuits like hiking, culinary challenges like cooking over an open fire, or more […]

Reasons a Snack Box Makes the Perfect Corporate Gift

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Say “Thank You” to Your Amazing Employees or Clients Your employees have been working hard, especially considering the periods of adjustment they all endured as they began working from home during stay-at-home orders, or continuing to serve your clients and customers while wearing masks and implementing precautions at your business. And you can say thank […]

Perfect Snacks for Your July 4 Fireworks Watch Party

4th of July Snack Table

Stock Up with a Snack Box from The Care Crate Co. On July 4, we celebrate the birth of the United States of America, the day this country declared its freedom from English rule way back in 1776. The rocket’s red glare and bombs bursting in air from the Star-Spangled Banner have turned away from […]

Walking Taco Recipe with Care Package Chips!

walking taco recipe ingredients

Make a Delicious, Fun Dinner Using Treats from Your Gift Box Maybe you’re here because you recently ordered one of our giant care packages for yourself or a loved one, or maybe you’re thinking about it, but haven’t decided yet. Either way, this month, we have a tasty recipe to share with you that incorporates […]