Sympathy Message Examples in the Workplace

Writing a sympathy note for someone’s loss is always a challenge. Words rarely seem sufficient to convey the comfort you intend. It can feel even more daunting in a professional setting when you’re not sure how to address a very emotional and personal situation. However, a condolence message for the loss of a loved one…

Sharing Sympathy with Coworkers and Colleagues

Writing a condolence note is never easy. Sending words of sympathy, already a sensitive and emotional area, in a professional context can be even more difficult. However, people grieving a loved one or experiencing the loss of someone close to them are the same people you know and care about at work. Spending the majority…

Cancer Quotes Worth Sharing

Want a simple way to support someone who has cancer? Share a quote that inspires emotion. Whether it brings motivation, hope, or even a laugh, the right quote can lift someone’s day. And you only need to spend a few seconds to send it. A lot of terrific quotes about cancer cross our desks each…

Top 7 Tips: What to Say To Someone with Cancer

A cancer diagnosis. Those are hard words to hear. And it’s a hard situation to talk about. Upon learning someone has cancer, many people don’t know what to do or what to say. Afraid they might say the wrong things, some people may resort to doing nothing at all. However, research supports that giving a…

50 Favorite Get Well Quotes

At Spoonful of Comfort, we see a lot of care packages sent with Get Well wishes for after surgery or to someone who is sick or dealing with illness. Sometimes, people ask us for help with what to write in a Get Well card. And sometimes, people borrow just the right quote from someone else.…

What to Say when Someone Is Sick

Saying “Get Well Soon” may be the most popular reason people come to Spoonful of Comfort. Our Get Well soup gift baskets are a big part of our story. After all, what makes someone feel better than a bowl of soup served up with heartfelt wishes? It’s this last part that brings a lot of…

38 Best Wishes for After Surgery: Message Ideas for a Good Recovery

 Be it inpatient surgery, outpatient surgery, oral surgery, cosmetic surgery, major surgery or “you’ll-be-back-at-work-tomorrow” surgery, medical procedures aren’t much fun. You can at least make someone feel a little better with a pre- or post surgery message: Get Well. At Spoonful of Comfort, a Get Well care package is our original product that started it…

12 Care Package Ideas for a Sick Girlfriend

Is your girlfriend feeling under the weather? Whether you are close by or live far away, you are sure to make her day—and score some brownie points—by sending her a gift. A thoughtful care package can provide comfort to any woman who deserves a little TLC while she’s on the mend. When is it time…

30+ Gift Basket Ideas for Your Sick Friend

Nothing says “I care about you” more than a personalized gift basket. The sky is truly the limit to what you can fit in a basket and give to someone in need, especially if that someone in need is a good friend who is sick.  While you can’t take the pain or discomfort away, you…

How to Make Your Sick Boyfriend Feel Better

No one enjoys being sick. And (we hear you, guys), men somehow feel they get it the worst. When your boyfriend is sick, it’s the perfect chance for you to show him how much you care by being there for him and giving him a get-well gift while he’s recovering.  We’ve put together a few…

12 Soothing Soups to Eat When You Feel Sick

Nobody likes battling the winter cold that’s going around the office or neighborhood, but it happens to all of us. Even if you’re diligent about being healthy, sometimes you find yourself sick, with nothing but Netflix and sweatpants for comfort. Well, Netflix, sweatpants, and soup, of course! We’re big believers in the power of warm…