Do you have loved ones that aren’t close enough to see on a daily, weekly or monthly basis? Don’t worry, there are ways that you can send your love easily and
Who says that you have to just sit and wait to see your family and friends? You can package up some really great gift ideas to show them that you’re thinking of them!
Care Package Ideas for Far Away Friends and Family
You know the person that you love and adore so you know exactly what things they’re going to love and want to have. BUT, just in case, here are some really great care package gift ideas that you can put in the mail for them to have!
Everyone loves candy! Just make certain you leave out the melty chocolate stuff and send things that aren’t going to be affected by the temperature.
- Magazines or Books
Most people love to read in some way, shape or form. Find some great magazines that are lightweight and buy them for the care package box. Books can also be a great thing to send as long as they don’t weigh a ton.
- Clothing items
People love funky clothing items. Send them some silly socks are a funny shirt with a hilarious picture or saying on it. That’s one gift that they can literally keep and use over and over again!
If you’re loved one is somewhere where they don’t have access to any of their personal things, send them some family photos so they can decorate. Maybe they’re all a summer camp or traveling internationally for some period of time. They’ll love having personal mementos that they can take with them along their journey.
- Self-Care Items
Think sunscreen, lip balm, lotions…that sort of thing. No one can ever have too many of these items no matter where they are located!
Find companies that offer items for care packages
Did you know that there are many companies out there that actually offer items for free to put inside your care packages? Some will even ship them for you as well!
This is a really great way to get a care package to your loved ones that might be in the military or stationed somewhere else where they’re apart from you for a long period of time!
See how much fun putting together a care package can be?! It can be as simple as finding a few fun items and sending it on its way!