Focus on Health during National Nutrition Month

March has been set aside as National Nutrition Month. This healthy celebration is all about eating right and educating more people about making better food choices and committing to a healthier lifestyle. This special educational month was created by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics to call attention to this need and help address the country’s obesity issues and health-related problems from living on fast food, sugar, and other poor food choices. The theme for 2014 is “Enjoy the Taste of Eating Right.”  Among our selection of products are a number of healthy choices that you can give as gifts or enjoy yourself. Fresh and Seasonal Fruit Baskets Our fresh fruit gift baskets come in various sizes and varieties to help you find the one that fits your recipient’s tastes and your budget. Right now, on our website, we have nearly 20 different fresh fruit baskets to choose from, including these delicious options: The Deluxe Fruit & Gourmet Delight Basket features seasonal fruit, gourmet food, and spreads and jams. The Deluxe Harvest Basket includes seasonal fruits, a Hawaiian pineapple, gourmet crackers and sparkling cider. California Healthy is chock full of healthy goodness, including an assortment of nuts and fresh fruit, [...]

St. Patrick’s Day and First Day of Spring

Today is St. Patrick’s Day and just around the corner is the arrival of spring on March 20th. Both are special celebrations that can be enjoyed with flowers as spring brings us so many beautiful choices. St. Patrick’s Day For St. Patrick’s Day, we have some great flowers dyed green for your enjoyment as well as flower arrangements that show off a wide array of green hues. These are great to give to loved ones to celebrate their Irish heritage as well as to decorate your own home or office. We have even had orders this year for parties with multiple flower centerpieces for tables at parties. We also have balloons so you can order a fun green-themed St. Patrick’s Day balloon bouquet f or a party or celebration. Spring has Sprung The arrival of spring is March 20th and there is no better way to celebrate than with flowers. We have a wonderful selection of spring flowers to enjoy as décor, gifts, and decorations for special spring events, including spring birthdays, spring wedding or bridal showers, and weddings. This includes other holidays like Easter, which is on April 20th this year. This includes stunning tulips from Holland now available [...]

Celebrate Incredible Kid Day on March 15th

There are many special days throughout the year that celebrate dad, mom, grandparents and other important people in your life. But, did you know that there is even a special day that celebrates kids? That’s right. On March 15th, it will be Incredible Kid Day. This is a great opportunity to show your kids or grandkids just how much you love them and how important they are to you in every way. Having this special day means that you can treat them in any way you like whether that means meals they love, a fun day out, or even gifts. Whatever you do, you want to make sure you tell them just what makes them so incredible to you, helping to build their self-esteem and confidence. At Carithers, we have some great gifts that are sure to make your incredible kids or grandkids smile on their special day. We have two great gift baskets just for kids. The first is the Children’s Activity Basket, which is filled with fun. It features Crayola crayons, markers, a sketchbook, silly putty, bubbles, toys, a plush bear and much more. This will keep them busy for hours as they create some incredible things for you! [...]

Employee Appreciation Day is March 7th

With March 7th fast approaching as Employee Appreciation Day, which is held each year on the first Friday in March, it is time to think about  how to treat employees and show them just how much you appreciate them. This includes a selection of Corporate Gift Baskets, chocolates, gift towers, plants and more. This worldwide day that celebrates employees and all that they do, including their skills, talent, and knowledge, is an important part of any company’s program to recognize and reward those that play such an important part in the organization’s success. Whether it is a special lunch, a gift basket, or a letter of thanks, it is important to show your employees just how much you appreciate them and recognize their contributions. Celebrating Employee Appreciation Day does not have to be expensive. For example, gift baskets are a great way to show appreciation for the entire office while maximizing the value of what you are giving. Corporate Gift Baskets and Gift Ideas The gift basket selection appeals to men and women alike, including an abundant amount of choices, sizes, and prices. The selection available features seasonal fresh fruit, artisanal cheese, savory snacks, dried fruits and nuts, snack baskets, [...]