All The Best Ideas For Making And Sending U.S. Military Care Packages

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Several years ago, Jim and I started sending care packages to U.S. military service men and women -- usually to soldiers we didn't know, and one year to our nephew who was serving in Iraq at the time.As a result what we've learned firsthand, we have compiled a great collection of ideas to help others make one-of-a-kind care packages for U.S. troops serving overseas. Here are our best tips: … [Read more...]

7 Fun Ways To Make Unique Gift Registries For Any Occasion

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Gift registries aren't just for weddings anymore.These days, people are using gift registries for all sorts of special occasions, including:birthdays anniversaries graduations (high school and college) baby showersNo matter what the occasion, a gift registry is a good idea because, after all, who hasn't wound up with a gift they either couldn't use, didn't like, or didn't want? (Sometimes a gift is so bad you can't even regift it!)Setting up a gift registry is one way to … [Read more...]

Top 10 College Care Package Ideas

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Even if you don't have a child who is college age and away at school, I'll bet you know someone who is.College kids are nearly always short on something (or broke, as most of us know from personal experience), so getting a care package from home can be a really nice treat.This is especially true if they have been living on Ramen noodles and Cheetos. And if it's the middle of the quarter or semester, then you can almost bet that money is going to be tight until they can go get their … [Read more...]