Since the best care packages are usually planned in advance and shipped with plenty of time to spare, now might might be a good time to talk about autumn-themed care packages.
There are 3 good themes that run through the autumn season that are just right for care package ideas. Now's the time to start picking things up so you are not rushing at the last minute or spending too much all at once.
Football season is a sure sign that the leaves are about to fall! This year's NFL season starts on September 5. Now is a good time to get a great care package put together for your favorite fan.
Ideas for a football season care package:
You will want to get the things for this box as soon as the spooky candy hits the aisle. Autumn begins a busy shipping time, so give these packages a few extra days when you ship. Ideas for a Halloween care package:
Thanksgiving is a tough time of year to be away from your service member. It has been a long time since our family has been complete around the table for this special holiday. It's hard to send a turkey overseas, but you can send a few items that will make him smile.
Ideas for a Thanksgiving care package:
The most important thing is to think about your service member and what he or she will be most excited to receive. You know what he likes. You know what she doesn't like. Keep their preferences in mind while you shop. Also have fun with it! Stuff the boxes with black and orange tissue paper for the Halloween box. Put plastic leaves in the Thanksgiving box. Make it fun and a create a special way to reach out to your deployed loved one.