Inspirational Quotes this Mother’s Day

May celebrates our amazing mothers and recognizes their efforts in raising us and caring for the family.To inspire the mothers that inspire us, we offer these inspiration quotes for Mother’s Day. “God could not be everywhere, and therefore He made mothers.” – Rudyard Kipling “All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to…

Comfort Food Ice Cream Recipe

Everybody loves ice cream. Cold, creamy, not too sweet ice cream. Often the answer to a hot summer day. Who can resist the yummy, melt in your mouth goodness that ice cream offers? Ice cream is one of our favorite comfort foods. Wouldn’t it be great to make your own ice cream? Best of all,…

Cute Bowls and Spoons

At Spoonful of Comfort, we love anything soup related; from fresh, natural ingredients, to loving attention during preparation. Furthermore, eating soup is a sensory experience. First, you eat with your eyes, and then the senses follow. Feasting on your favorite soup in a fanciful, edible, or one-of-a-kind soup bowl seems to bring eating to the…

Summer Rain

Ahhh – how cozy is this? Can’t you just smell the rain and hear the drops? A cup of tea and light soft blanket is all you need. During your next summer rainfall take a moment to sit, enjoy and take it all in… “What a glorious feeling, I’m happy again”!!!

A Comfy Spot

Wow – all I have to do is look at this photo I came across on Pinterest and I feel serene. Just imagine cozying up here with a great book or just gazing out the window… Is there somewhere in your home you could sneak a chair by a window for a few minutes of…

All Things Comfort

Welcome to our new and improved Blog – All Things Comfort! Comfort Verb: 1. To soothe in time of affliction or distress 2. To ease physically; relieve Noun: A condition or feeling of pleasurable ease, well-being and contentment Solace in time of grief or fear Help; assistance One that provides comfort The capacity to give…

Christmas is Over… Now What?

Christmas is over and, for many people, the happiness associated with the season is gone. It’s easy to think that the happiness of Christmas comes from the excitement of parties, the thrill of new gifts, and the sensory excitement of lights, music, and entertainment. But, that’s only part of the equation. As it turns out,…

Your Loved Ones and the Holiday Season

‘Tis the season to gather with our loved ones, to make new memories, and renew past relationships. The holidays, and not just the end-of-year holidays, are what they are because we share them with those we love. For those who may be alone during the holidays, this may be a time when we become their…

Giving Sincere Holiday Gifts

I love the sound of the doorbell in December. Usually, it means that a friend or family member is stopping by with a season’s greeting. Often, they bring some small gift—a token of love and friendship. These gifts—cookies, hot cocoa, or a tree ornament—aren’t large or expensive. Still, they mean a lot because they are…

The Perfect Holiday Gift

“It’s the most wonderful time of the year.” Go ahead, start singing. Why is this lovely song from Andy Williams so memorable?  I think it’s because the music and lyrics epitomize cheerfulness and gratitude. And this is the reason for the season: a time when we seek out companionship and celebrating with happy friends, family,…

Why Spoonful of Comfort for the Holidays?

Each year at Christmas, I try to read O. Henry’s short story The Gift of the Magi. The classic Christmas story tells of a young couple—Jim and Della—and their desires to give each other a Christmas gift. Struggling to make ends meet, each of the characters wonders how they can afford to a buy a meaningful Christmas…