What to Include in a Care Package

Is your kid having the time of their life away from you? Probably – but that doesn’t mean they’re not missing home too. And that’s where care packages come into play. They’re a great way for kids to get what they need and want from home while giving you a way to keep in touch with them. Whether your child is at camp, preparing for a new semester, or spending time abroad, care packages are always seen as a thoughtful gift. Just be sure to include these items:

Care Packages Trail Mix

Recipe: Savory Roasted Tomatoes and Olives

There are people in the working world who suffer from brutal commutes. Maybe you’re one of them, but employees of GourmetGiftBaskets.com have a different experience. Instead of a congested four-lane highway, the one I travel Monday through Friday is but two and lined on either side by wild flowers and lush foliage.
Savory Roasted Tomatoes and Olives

Recipe: Orange Thyme Sorbet

Summertime and the sorbet is easy. Seriously easy. Instead of taking the traditional route to a frozen berry treat, we went with this intriguing combination of tangy orange and savory thyme.
Orange Thyme Sorbet

New Eats: The Brazilian Bauru

Next week the World Cup will come to a close, meaning it will be 4 years until Americans care about soccer again. (Kidding! …Kind of.) And being that this love affair only occurs twice a decade, we feel it’s our duty to give the game and Brazil one heck of a good-bye.

Exhibit A:
Bauru Sandwich