Business Gifting: The 10 Most Common Mistakes

Every day at GourmetGiftBaskets.com, we help businesses design, launch and run business gifting programs that delight their customers, employees and partners. We often get called in to fix gifting programs that haven’t been successful. Over the past 17 years, we’ve help thousands of companies build stronger bonds with their customers and employees. When it comes… Read More >

Gift Basket Upcyling – Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

Reduce, reuse, recycle… upcycle! Four words we hear a lot of industry experts, friends, and neighbors talking about these days. Although it may be something we care about and want to do, it isn’t always easy to make it happen. We all lead busy and hectic lives. Sometimes just the thought of adding even one… Read More >

July 4th Gifts From the Heart – Star Spangled Generosity

What does Independence day mean to you? Does it include gifts from the heart and Star Spangled generosity? Or do you mainly focus on the celebration aspect of the 4th of July holiday? For our family of employees here at GourmetGiftBaskets.com, we were about to discover what Independence Day truly meant to us.

5 Delicious Sangria Recipes

When the weather gets warm, it’s time to reach for the sangria! Common in Spain and Portugal during the warm summer months, this tasty cocktail has taken the world by storm. It was introduced to the United States during the 1964 World’s Fair and since then, people have been crafting their own delicious spins on… Read More >

3 Tips for Hosting a Beer Tasting Party

A beer tasting party is a great alternative to wine tastings. This is especially true if you love beer even more than wine! These days, there are so many types of beers and beer gifts on the market that it may seem impossible to try them all. Beer tastings allow you to sample different beers… Read More >

Tips for Hosting a 4th of July Party

Organizing and hosting a patriotic 4th of July party or BBQ this year? Go ahead and shelf your stress. We understand how overwhelming party planning and entertaining can be, specifically Independence Day parties. Especially when it’s hot outside. That’s why these simple 4th of July party tips will help you create the perfect star-spangled soirée.

The Ultimate Wedding Season Gift Giving Guide

It’s summertime, not only does that mean cookouts and lazy beach days, but it also means we are deep in the throes of wedding season gift giving! Sure, it’s tradition to purchase from the couples gift registry, but sometimes it’s more fun to give them truly unique gifts. Off-registry gift giving is typically frowned upon,… Read More >

7 Festive Patriotic Dessert Ideas

As the official birthday of our nation, the 4th of July always stirs our national pride. It’s also a prime day to relax and have a few people over to enjoy the summer holiday! Instead of serving up your typical desserts, try these patriotic dessert ideas instead.