Author Archives: Jenifer Calandra

Tips to Reignite Your Motivation

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Losing Steam? Try These to Reach Your Goals Nearly everyone sets resolutions for the new year, even if they aren’t goals in the traditional sense. For example, some people choose a word to represent the year and participate in activities related to that word. Others decide to aim for self-improvement. Still others write a mantra […]

Cozy Hot Cocoa Recipes

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Stir Up Some Sweet Sips! Winter is the ideal time for warm drinks, cuddling up beneath soft throw blankets, and taking in a new show on your favorite streaming platform.  Move beyond the marshmallow dress up your mug of hot cocoa with these easy recipe ideas from the care package experts at The Care Crate […]

How a Care Package Can Fill Your Family with Joy

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Take Care of Your Stocking Stuffers This Christmas with One Care Package from The Care Crate Co. Shopping for stocking stuffers and social distancing seem to be at odds with each other. Many major retailers won’t ship the small items you – errr … Santa – have probably traditionally put in your family’s stockings.  Toothpaste, […]

DIY Ugly Holiday Sweater Ideas

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Stand Out at Your Socially-Distant Party! Coronavirus, 1. Ugly Sweater Parties, 0. Like most holiday gatherings, it seems that the incredibly fun Ugly Sweater Party has fallen to the global pandemic. But we’ve made it to the final stage of Jumanji 2020, so it only seems fair that we get to keep something fun and […]

Gift Ideas for People Who Have Everything

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You Better Believe One of Our Care Packages Made The List! We all have someone on our gift list who is so difficult to buy presents for – if not several! They have niche tastes that you don’t fully understand, they never express what they want, or they have everything already! What do you buy […]

Holiday Gift Ideas for People Who Are Hard to Buy For

Care Package Gift Guide

Care Packages or Gift Sets Should Top Your Shopping List What do you get for someone who has everything? What do you get someone you don’t know very well? It’s hard to be confident in the gifts you purchase for people like these, which is why The Care Crate Co. has decided to help you […]

Tips for Spending Thanksgiving Away from Your Family

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Mail a Care Package, Eat Something Delicious, and More! To protect at-risk loved ones from catching COVID-19, many American families are opting to continue socially distancing over Thanksgiving, instead of enjoying the traditional family meal and the togetherness that goes with it.  For close-knit families who have never missed a single holiday together, it might […]

There’s Always a Good Reason to Send a Care Package

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Snack Boxes, Relaxation Gift Sets, and Personal Care Supplies Make Great Gifts for All Occasions There are so many occasions throughout life that call for sending a gift, a token of appreciation, or some other acknowledgment of the importance of certain days. For nearly any of these occasions, a care package from The Care Crate […]

The Most Popular Lunch Box Snacks in the U.S.

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School’s Back in Session – Kind Of – and Those Lunches Aren’t Going to Make Themselves While some lunchbox snacks were left behind in another era (here’s looking at you, Dunkaroos and Squeeze-Its), others have withstood the test of time and remain favorites on kids’ lists even in 2020. Even if your child is participating […]

Trick or Treat Alternatives for a Socially-Distant Halloween

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Order a Care Package to Stock Up on Goodies to Make the Holiday Great It may be hard to social distance this Halloween, especially during trick-or-treat outings that require your little ghouls and goblins to ring the doorbell and accept candy that the homeowner has just touched. Because coronavirus may be able to live on […]