Deployment Care Package Ideas
"First time facing your spouses deployment? The do's and don'ts of care packages." Love this: "Ziploc bags are your friends." So very true.
Darth Vader Bread Imprinting Toaster -gotta share with my hubby!
Hah! "My mom recently came back from Taiwan and sent me a care package filled with Taiwanese goodies. I open the package and peanuts come spilling out everywhere. Apparently, these “Authentic Taiwanese” peanuts were originally in a bag, which wouldn’t fit in the USPS “Flat Rate” box. So to make the most out of her money, she poured the peanuts out of the bag, into the box and let them fill every nook and crevice of the box! (It literally brings a new meaning to “packing peanuts!”)" via My Mum is a Fob.
Use couponing stockpile to send care packages to deployed soldiers...list of suggested items and items to stay away from, plus details on how to get free shipping supplies sent directly to you from USPS so all you pay for is shipping (and contents of care package). Awesome idea, especially for the holidays!