Gift Ideas & Inspiring Stories


Hope and Humanity in 2016

Open your news app or turn on the television news, and you’ll hear a barrage of distressing tales about wars, poverty, crime, and violence. Remember, though, that’s not the full picture. This past year was filled with humanity amidst the difficulties. Unfortunately,... read more

Get into the Holiday Spirit

For many people, Christmas is the happiest time of the year. There are gatherings with family and friends, gift exchanges, the excitement of the cooling weather, delicious food offerings, and a glint of anticipation that accompanies it all. Christmas often softens our... read more

Favorite Holiday Recipes

Christmas is almost here. You can literally smell it in the air – the scent of the freshly-cut Christmas tree, the aroma of Christmas cookies baking in the oven, and the smell of burning logs in the fireplace on a cold winter night. As Christmas Day approaches, more... read more

Give Yourself a Break During the Holidays

It is true that the holiday season can be the most wonderful time of the year, but it may lose some of its luster when you are the one providing many of the wonders. You may already feel the weight of holiday obligations pressing down you—the décor, the Christmas... read more

Cyber Monday Sale at Spoonful of Comfort

The holiday season is almost here. Thanksgiving will kick it off and a series of holidays will follow: Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, and New Year’s Eve. In addition to the holiday season itself, there is the holiday shopping season when we embark on repeated trips to... read more

Chicken Noodle Soup: The Ultimate “Feel Good” Food

Chicken noodle soup is synonymous with comfort. It may transport us back to Mom’s kitchen for a feeling of warmth and love on a cold winter day. It can also relieve discomfort thanks to its health benefits. Research has shown that the herbs and vitamins in chicken... read more

Send a Spoonful of Comfort this Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is upon us. Along with the food, Thanksgiving is about relationships. Family members and close friends, many of whom have not seen each other for extended periods, gather for the traditional family reunion. Family members often celebrate by giving thanks... read more