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…

Top Ten Comfort Foods to Eat While Sick [Recipes Included]

What’s the best food to eat while sick? If you follow the advice of the ancient Greek physician Hippocrates, “Let food by the medicine, and medicine be they food.” Isn’t that what comfort food is all about? We’ve gathered up ten essential ingredients that are scientifically proven to help you feel better. You’ll find delicious…

4 Up-Front Ways to Support Frontline Workers

We’ve been hearing a lot about frontline workers lately. They’re the nurses, grocery clerks, senior living assistants, and gas station attendants. They’re the postal workers, teachers, delivery drivers, first responders, and doctors. They’re the people we’ve always counted on. And for the past year, we’ve appreciated how much they matter. Appreciation, as you know, is…

Happy Mother’s Day Messages, Greetings & Wishes [Best of 2021]

We don’t have to tell you that mothers deserve all the appreciation in the world—they’re simply the best! You can shower your mother with gifts, give her a call to check in, and thank her for being your mom. But honestly, nothing really compares to a well-written and thoughtful card. (You’ve seen all those kindergarten…

The History of Mother’s Day – Origin, Facts, & Traditions

We celebrate Mother’s Day to honor the accomplishments of the women in our life. It’s also a time to cherish the relationship between child and mother. But who created the American tradition of Mother’s Day, and how do other countries celebrate it? It seems like a regular calendar event, but Mother’s Day only recently became…

11 Awesome Food Gifts for Mother’s Day

We understand your mom is the most important person you know. She was always patient with you and seemed to have an endless supply of love. Mother’s Day is your time to show your love back. We’re here to help you find just the right gift for Mom. In conjunction with our Ultimate Mother’s Day…

27 Mother’s Day Gifts for Mothers to Be

Looking for a present for an expecting mother? Us, too! When your bestie, co-worker, neighbor or family member is expecting a little one, you want to get a little something to celebrate with them.  Mother’s Day is a great time to cheer for these cute moms-to-be! Spoonful of Comfort has  unique Mother’s Day gifts for…

The 12 Best Mother’s Day Ideas During Quarantine

Mother’s Day gift shopping is a little different again this year. But if there’s one thing that quarantine has showed us is that people are resilient. And creative. And caring. At Spoonful of Comfort, we’ve seen thousands of people reach out to loved ones. The emotions are the same. But the expressions are oh, so…

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…