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Welcome to the TakeThemAMeal.com Blog. We hope you find our articles to be helpful resources as you care for your friends, family, co-workers and neighbors. Please take a moment to meet our contributors as we're certain you will come to love them as much as we do! If you have any questions or suggestions, please contact me at adina@TakeThemAMeal.com.
 

Our New Products
 
Our New Products     Posted By: Maureen Witmer, Director of Outreach, TakeThemAMeal.com on Jul 7, 2014
We're are happy to announce that TakeThemAMeal insulated bags and mugs are now available for sale on our website! After several months of testing products, we've found [...]
 
 
A Proposed Change to Thank You Note Etiquette
 
A Proposed Change to Thank You Note Etiquette     Posted By: Adina Bailey, Co-Founder, TakeThemAMeal.com on Jul 2, 2014
I have received several complaint emails on the topic of "thank you notes" from people who have taken a meal through one of our meal schedules. Those who have written are offended because they never [...]
 
 
DIY Canvas Art
 
DIY Canvas Art     Posted By: Adina Bailey, Co-Founder, TakeThemAMeal.com on Jun 23, 2014
I've written before that I love giving handmade gifts, but I often find that challenging when the recipient is a male. We wanted to have a special [...]
 
 
Grape Salad, Low-fat and Gluten free
 
Grape Salad, Low-fat and Gluten free     Posted By: Janelle Nehrenz, Author, Comfy in the Kitchen on Jun 9, 2014
I tried this amazing dessert for the first time at a recent family gathering. I took my first bite with a bit of caution because [...]
 
 
My Mother's Dresses
 
My Mother's Dresses     Posted By: Davene Fisher, Author, Spilled on Jun 2, 2014
Talk about bittersweet. Yesterday evening I took my daughter and walked down to my parents' house to help with a project that my dad has been requesting my assistance with for a long [...]
 
 
An Unexpected Gift
 
An Unexpected Gift     Posted By: Adina Bailey, Co-Founder, TakeThemAMeal.com on May 26, 2014
Someone I just met gave me the nicest gift, and she had no idea how much it would mean to me. Barb didn't know me other than the fact that we were both informal cheerleaders for the [...]
 
 
Cinnamon Chip Scones
 
Cinnamon Chip Scones     Posted By: Janelle Nehrenz, Author, Comfy in the Kitchen on May 19, 2014
There is nothing that says "welcome" like freshly baked goods - warm out of the oven. These cinnamon chip scones are no exception. They are buttery, [...]
 
 
6 Creative and Practical Ways to Help
 
6 Creative and Practical Ways to Help     Posted By: Maureen Witmer, Director of Outreach, TakeThemAMeal.com on May 13, 2014
As I mentioned many times, we have been overwhelmed (in the best possible way!) by all the support we've received during this season of life. We can never write down all that [...]
 
 
Our story and the power of a hand written note. You arenít struggling alone.
 
Our story and the power of a hand written note. You arenít struggling alone.     Posted By: Sarah Pruett, Owner, Letterography on May 5, 2014
When I met my husband, Scott, I was in grad school. He came to talk to my class about "life after a spinal cord injury" and I thought he was the [...]
 
 
A Surprise from Sisters by Heart
 
A Surprise from Sisters by Heart     Posted By: Maureen Witmer, Director of Outreach, TakeThemAMeal.com on May 1, 2014
It has been amazing to experience generosity from people we don't even know. As I mentioned before, there is a family in our church who had a sweet little girl who was born with [...]
 
 
Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Power Balls
 
Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Power Balls     Posted By: Janelle Nehrenz, Author, Comfy in the Kitchen on Apr 21, 2014
Children and grown-ups alike cannot resist these delicious (and healthy, shhh) power balls! I have made them over and over again and always get [...]
 
 
3 Innovative Products to Help You Take Meals
 
3 Innovative Products to Help You Take Meals     Posted By: Adina Bailey, Co-Founder, TakeThemAMeal.com on Mar 31, 2014
I recently discovered 3 new products that could help with taking meals to friends. The products range in price from under $2 to $100, but each one is remarkable in [...]
 
 
Helping Kids Create Their Own Websites
 
Helping Kids Create Their Own Websites     Posted By: Adina Bailey, Co-Founder, TakeThemAMeal.com on Mar 24, 2014
Earlier this year, Scott Rogers (TakeThemAMeal.com co-founder) called to tell me about a 12-week, hands-on programming class for kids that he would be [...]
 
 
DIY Garden Flag
 
DIY Garden Flag     Posted By: Adina Bailey, Co-Founder, TakeThemAMeal.com on Mar 17, 2014
I usually enjoy winter, but this year's east coast winter has been long and cold. It's mid-March and my entire family is more than ready for [...]
 
 
Easy Ham and Cheese Quiche
 
Easy Ham and Cheese Quiche     Posted By: Janelle Nehrenz, Author, Comfy in the Kitchen on Mar 10, 2014
Often times when I deliver a meal, I'll include breakfast for the next day. This quiche is a perfect quick fix and it heats up splendidly. I can't count [...]
 
 
Give a Child a Surprise Ride
 
Give a Child a Surprise Ride     Posted By: Adina Bailey, Co-Founder, TakeThemAMeal.com on Mar 3, 2014
Keeping little hands busy is a challenge. Many times when a meal schedule is created for a family, there are children who are [...]
 
 
Freezer Cooking 101
 
Freezer Cooking 101     Posted By: Rachel Tiemeyer, Co-author of ThrivingHomeBlog.com on Feb 24, 2014
Receiving a home-cooked meal during a rough stretch is such a simple yet significant form of love and encouragement. After being taken care of this way [...]
 
 
Memorable Meals
 
Memorable Meals     Posted By: Adina Bailey, Co-Founder, TakeThemAMeal.com on Feb 17, 2014
Don't you love it when you have a recipe that you've used for YEARS and you still look forward to making it and [...]
 
 
Grandma's Homemade Spaghetti Sauce
 
Grandma's Homemade Spaghetti Sauce     Posted By: Janelle Nehrenz, Author, Comfy in the Kitchen on Feb 10, 2014
Don't you just love family recipes? I know I do. They bring back so many great memories. Here is one of my personal family recipes that [...]
 
 
Creating Joy in the Midst of Pain
 
Creating Joy in the Midst of Pain     Posted By: Kate Kelty, Author, The Grace To Grieve on Feb 6, 2014
February. This month of love and hearts is my hardest month of the year. It marks the anniversary of loss and for the past nine years has been accompanied by [...]
 
 
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