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I’m sharing my best ideas and how-to’s for care packages, letters, and keeping in touch.

Letters, care packages, gifts… if it ships, we’re talking about it. Get inspired by creative ideas, find answers to your mail and post office questions, and delve into one of the most comprehensive mail blogs online.

Enjoy!​

Happy Mail   I’m sharing my best ideas and how-to’s for care packages, letters, and keeping in touch.

Letters, care packages, gifts… if it ships, we’re talking about it. Get inspired by creative ideas, find answers to your mail and post office questions, and delve into one of the most comprehensive mail blogs online.

Enjoy!

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Use these ideas, tips, and tricks to level-up your care packages.

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55 “Open When” Letter Topics

Last year, I published a list of more than 100 Open When Letters for deployment and separations. It was wildly popular. More than 39,000 pins …

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How to get kids involved in making care packages. Good info for deployment.

5 Ways to Get Your Kids Involved in Making Care Packages

I am thrilled to welcome guest blogger, Miranda from the Etsy shop, Love From Home Care Packages. She’s offering her insight as a military wife …

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71 Pop Culture Puns for Care Packages

There’s nothing like a goofy, good care package pun when you’re sending a box halfway across the world. And there’s nothing like a fun theme …

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Cute facial care care package for dudes! Includes how to easily get a chalkboard effect for care package decorations.

A Manly Mini Care Package That Every Dude Needs

This post is sponsored by Milk & Co. All opinions are my own. When John was deployed, I spent a lot of time worrying. (Surprise, …

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11 Anniversary Care Package Ideas

Anniversaries are tough during deployments and separation. Instead of romance and excitement, there’s often loneliness and longing. It’s tough to mark the day by yourself, …

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25 Online Retailers That Ship to APO/FPO Addresses

I have no idea why, when John was deployed, I never sent him anything online. Maybe I was just nervous about shipping to an APO/FPO. …

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