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4 Fresh & Simple Summer Pasta Recipes
 
4 Fresh & Simple Summer Pasta Recipes     Posted By: Adina Bailey, Co-Founder, TakeThemAMeal.com on Jul 27, 2021
Last weekend some of our family visited us as they were passing through Virginia on their way to North Carolina. We spent time together outside and [...]
 
 
Taking Fun Foods
 
Taking Fun Foods     Posted By: Maureen Witmer, Director of Outreach, TakeThemAMeal.com on Jul 20, 2021
Did you know that TakeThemAMeal.com is on Pinterest? We have 40 boards full of fantastic ideas for meal taking, such as [...]
 
 
A Last Minute Meal to Take to a Friend
 
A Last Minute Meal to Take to a Friend     Posted By: Adina Bailey, Co-Founder, TakeThemAMeal.com on Jul 14, 2021
As I was making dinner for my own family (photo above), I was reminded of a time a few months ago when one of my dearest friends and I wanted to [...]
 
 
Easy, Casual Crowd-Pleasers
 
Easy, Casual Crowd-Pleasers     Posted By: Ann Fulton, on Jul 6, 2021
Despite the best of intentions, several sizeable hurdles often exist between the starting line of truly wanting to make someone a meal and actually [...]
 
 
Summer Slow Cooker Favorites
 
Summer Slow Cooker Favorites     Posted By: Maureen Witmer, Director of Outreach, TakeThemAMeal.com on Jun 29, 2021
I love using my crock pot all year round. In the fall, nothing beats a slow, simmering chili enjoyed during an [...]
 
 
4 Garden-Fresh Recipes for Summer
 
4 Garden-Fresh Recipes for Summer     Posted By: Lindsey Shantz, Customer Service Specialist on Jun 22, 2021
Like many of you, this summer has been about making the best out of the situation. One result is our garden looks better than it has in [...]
 
 
Our 6 Favorite Outdoor Party Ideas and Games
 
Our 6 Favorite Outdoor Party Ideas and Games     Posted By: Adina Bailey, Co-Founder, TakeThemAMeal.com on Jun 15, 2021
The summer weather has all of us thinking about how and when we will spend time outdoors. We already see PerfectPotluck being used for [...]
 
 
Vacation Meal Planning Made Easy
 
Vacation Meal Planning Made Easy     Posted By: Maureen Witmer, Director of Outreach, TakeThemAMeal.com on Jun 8, 2021
Every other summer, my extended family plans a big trip together. Since last years plans were cancelled, we are eager to be [...]
 
 
A Thoughtful Extra to Send Along with a Meal
 
A Thoughtful Extra to Send Along with a Meal     Posted By: Adina Bailey, Co-Founder, TakeThemAMeal.com on Jun 1, 2021
One evening this week after dinner, I planted some larkspur seeds in my box garden. A sweet friend of mine included the seed packet in my [...]
 
 
Keep Things Lovingly Simple for Post-Op Care
 
Keep Things Lovingly Simple for Post-Op Care     Posted By: Kelli Napotnik, on May 25, 2021
This week, a friend of our website, Kelli Napotnik, is sharing what she learned about taking meals after her recent surgery. Kelli currently lives in [...]
 
 
Top 10 Freezer Meals to Take to Others
 
Top 10 Freezer Meals to Take to Others     Posted By: Rachel Tiemeyer, Co-author of ThrivingHomeBlog.com on May 18, 2021
We often think that taking a meal to a person in need has to be fresh, hot, and delivered right at dinnertime. But, that is not always [...]
 
 
Taking Desserts
 
Taking Desserts     Posted By: Maureen Witmer, Director of Outreach, TakeThemAMeal.com on May 11, 2021
Last year around this time, my family, like many others, was feeling pretty isolated. We were a few weeks into the pandemic and the reality that [...]
 
 
Meaningful Ways to Give Flowers
 
Meaningful Ways to Give Flowers     Posted By: Adina Bailey, Co-Founder, TakeThemAMeal.com on May 4, 2021
Flowers are a beautiful way to acknowledge loss. A dear friend of mine always remembers the anniversary of my [...]
 
 
Our Engraved Spoons are Now Available!
 
Our Engraved Spoons are Now Available!     Posted By: Adina Bailey, Co-Founder, TakeThemAMeal.com on Apr 29, 2021
For a limited time, our YOU ARE LOVED spoons can be ordered alone! [...]
 
 
Ways to Help Before a Hospital Stay
 
Ways to Help <i>Before</i> a Hospital Stay     Posted By: Maureen Witmer, Director of Outreach, TakeThemAMeal.com on Apr 20, 2021
When my son was born with a congenital heart defect, we were told that he would need 3 heart surgeries. The first two came quickly during his first year of life. Now he is [...]
 
 
An Inside Look at TakeThemAMeal.com
 
An Inside Look at TakeThemAMeal.com     Posted By: Adina Bailey, Co-Founder, TakeThemAMeal.com on Apr 13, 2021
A few weeks ago, I was interviewed by the talented Becky Hadeed for her podcast, The Storied Recipe. As an added bonus, she prepared and [...]
 
 
Taking Healthy, Budget-Friendly Meals
 
Taking Healthy, Budget-Friendly Meals     Posted By: Adina Bailey, Co-Founder, TakeThemAMeal.com on Apr 6, 2021
Earlier this year, our friend, Lindsey, began working for another company and we have missed her as well as her blog writing and excellent [...]
 
 
The Art of the 'Happy'
 
The Art of the 'Happy'     Posted By: Terri Foster, on Mar 30, 2021
A meal schedule made for a friend going through tough times can be a life saver. But what if that type of [...]
 
 
Don't Forget the Pets!
 
Don't Forget the Pets!     Posted By: Adina Bailey, Co-Founder, TakeThemAMeal.com on Mar 23, 2021
As many of our long term readers know, my family said goodbye to Violet, our rescue dog of 17 years, back in 2018. She was a beloved member of our family and we have missed her these past few [...]
 
 
An Easy Way to Feed Others
 
An Easy Way to Feed Others     Posted By: Maureen Witmer, Director of Outreach, TakeThemAMeal.com on Mar 16, 2021
When we think about taking a meal to others, we think about celebrating a new baby, providing after a surgery, or comforting after a loss. We think about [...]
 
 
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