The summer months get people to explore and enjoy the outdoors with its warm temperatures and longer days. With that in mind, summer gift basket ideas can be used during any summer activity—going to the cottage, hosting a party, or just spending time with your family. Summer wouldn’t be the same without all the tasty snacks and treats that come along with it. To help you enjoy your summer to the fullest, we made a list of 4 summer-themed gift basket ideas to enjoy with your friends and family. Mini Muskoka Chair Does your family plan on going to the cottage this summer? Well if you have a little one, he or she will love the Muskoka Mini Chair. This stunning creation is available for a boy, pictured to the right, a girl or in neutral colours. The great summer-themed gift basket idea comes with a plush blanket, an adorable onesie, a Dr. Seuss book, and some toys to keep your little one entertained. Everyone will fall in love with the showstopper! Party Pleaser The Party Pleaser is amongst our famous sharable trays and is perfect for any summer gift basket ideas that you will either give to a friend or get for a party. The summer-themed gift basket is overflowing with 9 varieties of finger foods including chocolate covered almonds, gourmet jelly beans, Italian Sorini chocolate truffles, sweet and salty nuts and much more. Pizza Perfect Just because it’s summer doesn’t mean there will be sunshine all the time. So for the times that the party is indoors, use the Pizza Perfect to cook up some summer fun. This summer gift basket comes with a fiery red pizza stone, a stylish cheese grater, a traditional pizza cutter, herbs and spices, pizza paste, pizza oil, Monet crackers with dip, and Godiva truffles. With all these treats, you’ll be able to impress friends and family with your pizza-making skills. The Royalton with Wine You deserve to feel like royalty this summer, and The Royalton with Wine will do just that! To make this summer gift basket extra special, a classic selection of Lindt chocolate has been added. Other sweets include Godiva and Marich chocolates, California Crisps’ dried fruits, almond biscotti, chocolate covered fruit, Castello cheeses and much more. You also have your choice of red or white wine to make this gift basket the perfect fit for your recipient or for your next party. Are you ready to enjoy your summer to the fullest? Visit us at one of our Toronto locations or call us at 1-888-688-2757 to find the perfect summer-themed gift basket that’s right for you!

Thoughtful Father’s Day gift ideas are hard to come by. It seems that time and time again dads are gifted with a generic gift like socks. Don’t you think your dad deserves a little more creativity? If you are trying to figure out what to get your dad for Father’s Day, you’re in luck! Father’s Day gift basket ideas are our specialty. With that being said, here are 5 Father’s Day gift basket ideas that every dad wants. 1. Rebels Refinery Spa Gift Basket This thoughtful Father’s Day gift idea is perfect for the dads who deserve a little overdue TLC. The Rebels Refinery Spa Gift Basket for men is a sleek and masculine gift that any man would appreciate. It includes fabulous Rebels Refinery body products including facial wash and scrub, a bar of soap, and conditioning lip balm. With this gift, your dad will be spending his day relaxing — which is what he deserves.   2. Chocolate Shop Signature Pack What to buy for Father’s Day couldn’t be easier than the Chocolate Shop Signature Pack. This thoughtful gift combines the best selection of tasty goods such as dark sponge toffee, chocolate cranberries, peanut butter pretzels, s’mores, chocolate jumbo pretzels and much more! This is a go-to gift for anyone whose dad is has a sweet tooth!   3. Kensington Collection The Kensington Collection gift basket is new to the Nutcracker Sweet offerings — just in time for Father’s Day.  With nearly 20 items, this gift basket is filled with gourmet goods, sweets and chocolates including the Lindt, Ferrero Rocher, Godiva and Baci collections. But it’s not all sweets in this delectable gift basket! We’ve included savoury items such as Brie cheese from Castello, and cranberry and pecan compote to round off this collection of goodie for Dad.   4. Chest Champion Does your dad deserve all the treasure in the world? Then the Chest Champion is the perfect Father’s Day gift basket idea! This trunk is filled with brownie brittle, nutty caramel popcorn, fresh and tangy salsa, seeds, cranberries, dark chocolate crunch, chocolate toffee almonds, and the list goes on.  Surprise your dad with this chest of goodies he will be sure to love.   5. Grand Avenue What to get your dad for Father’s Day can usually be a difficult task. The Grand Avenue gift basket is a gift he is guaranteed to enjoy. This extravagant gift for dad is filled with delicious treats and sweets. It’s filled with an assortment of upscale flavours including Brie or Camembert cheese, smoked salmon and red pepper jelly, Godiva truffles, brownie brittle cookies and Lindt chocolates. Father’s Day gift basket ideas are in bounty at Nutcracker Sweet. Come visit on our Toronto locations or contact us to find the most thoughtful Father’s Day gift ideas!  

If someone you know has experienced illness, injury, surgery or other health problems, you know that it can really affect their mood. As someone who cares about them, the first thought that may come across your mind is to lift their spirits with some get well soon present ideas. A get well soon card is always a thoughtful route, but to show someone they are really loved, it’s nice to get them something special. For example, this may start by pondering get well gift basket ideas after surgery.

When your friend or family member announces the exciting news that she is having a baby, there are often lots of hugs and maybe even some happy tears. But now you have to figure out what to buy for a baby shower present — something that is not only useful for your friend and her baby, but also is a thoughtful and unique gift at the same time. If you want to stray away from the baby registry and look for personalized baby shower gift ideas to celebrate the occasion, you are in the right place. Here are five personalized gift basket ideas that you can take to a baby shower:

Mother’s Day is less than a week away — that’s right, it’s on Sunday, May 14, 2017. If you are part of the group that has yet to pick up or even decide what present to get your mom, you are not alone. We are here to help you solve the problem of what to get my mother for Mother’s Day. Below, we have listed 5 amazing Mother’s day presents that are the perfect presents to get your mom.

The wedding season is upon us, and it’s not going anywhere for a good four months. Now, chances are you have been invited to a wedding and struggled with what to get the newlyweds. Sometimes even their registry doesn’t seem to help and can lead to predictable gifts. Are you ready to stand out amongst the crowd and give a gift basket for a wedding present? Then you’re in luck, we have a number of baskets that are perfect for the occasion.

  Easter basket ideas for adults are hard to come by because even though they are supposed to be Easter treats for adults, the gift basket needs to keep the whole family happy. With Easter less than two weeks away, you need to start planning out what Easter treats for adults you need for all your friends and family. And what better to keep them happy then with these 4 fun Easter basket ideas:

Passover is the traditional Jewish holiday when family and friends come together to celebrate the time of rebirth, freedom from slavery, and renewal. With Passover just two weeks away, you need to start thinking about a savoury way to complement your menu. At Nutcracker Sweet, we have a selection of gift baskets to complement any Passover celebration. Here are a few of our favourite Passover gift baskets: