Care Packages

    Bacon Care Package Inspiration

    September 26, 2016

    Happy Monday, all! I hope you had a weekend filled with all of your favorite things.  If you checked out my Instagram story, you probably saw that I found the most amazing antique corbels on Saturday. Oh my heavens am I excited about them. Probably almost as excited as A gets about bacon. (How’s that for a transition?) He’d probably say there’s no such thing as too much bacon, but I may be putting that to the test with my inspiration for a bacon care package!

    Yes, you read the correctly. A bacon care package. Let me let you in on a little secret: I don’t like bacon. It kind of grosses me out, but A loves it (as does a large portion of the population) so I figured I’d take a stab at doing a bacon-themed care package.

    To me, the most important part of any themed care package is how you decorate the box.  Luckily, the bacon loving world has expanded to all types of things, included craft supplies.  A brief internet search found bacon stickers, Washi tape and scrapbook paper. All of these would be the perfect additions to your bacon care package.

    Bacon Care Package Inspiration

    Top off that cute paper with some stickers spelling out “don’t go bacon my heart“, “what’s shakin’ bacon?” or “I’m achin’ for your bacon” and you’ve really stepped up your care package game.

    While the bacon craft supplies were impressive, the sheer number of bacon care package contents was astounding! The following is a very small selection of the many, many, many options that are out there.

    I opted to skip bacon-themed clothing as A would never wear them, but instead chose things I thought he’d use.  If your loved one is all about funky t-shirts and graphic socks, then you will have no problem adding those items to your bacon care package.

    The soap and candle would be a bit of a risk in terms of making it to certain locations without melting, but if you individually bagged them, I think you’d be ok. And I would probably fill the rest of my box with non-bacon items just to be sure A got what he actually needed. FYI: I drew the line at bacon-flavored toothpaste.

    Would you send a bacon care package to someone you love?

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