How to Celebrate a Coronavirus Mother’s Day in 2021

It’s a new year, but COVID-19 may disrupt our Mother’s Day plans once again. We saw so many creative, personal approaches to celebrating moms last year! For many people, this may be the second coronavirus Mother’s Day celebration—which just means we’ve got even better ideas about what to do this time around. Here’s everything you…

5 Ways to Show Support on Administrative Professionals Day 2021

What to give on Administrative Professionals Day? If you’re asking the question, you’re already ahead of the game. After the year we’ve had, the workplace hasn’t been the same—and it may not be what we expect a year from now! With widespread hybrid work measures in place, April 21’s Administrative Assistant Day (a.k.a. Admin Day,…

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…

35+ Movies & Netflix Shows To Watch When Sick

When it comes to sick days, Spoonful of Comfort has come to the rescue more than once. And it seems the perfect sick days have a few things in common: a favorite blanket, one of our famous soups, and a Netflix subscription for access to a variety of the best movies to watch when you’re…

How to Say Get Well to a Colleague

From a business perspective, taking a sick day has come to mean taking some time off work to recover. To keep co-workers well. To temporarily put productivity on hold. But having a colleague who’s out sick can feel personal, too—especially when the leave is prolonged. After all, you spend a good part of your waking…