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Oct 27, 2020
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Finding the perfect birthday gift for your loved ones can always be an overwhelming experience; especially when they are away for college and you want to make sure that they still can have a very special day. Many college students aren’t able to go home for their birthdays as they have to deal with classes and assignments, and there is no guarantee that they will be able to celebrate it with their friends or even their roommates. 


Therefore, it doesn’t matter whether you are the parent, significant other, or best friend of a college student, if you love them, you will want to make sure that they feel loved, appreciated, and happy on their birthday even if you can’t be there with them. What better way to show someone that they are important to you than sending them a gift? 

Care packages are a great way to surprise someone and to make sure that they know that their birthday is an important day and that they deserve to be celebrated. There is nothing like receiving a delicious birthday treat like cake, cookies, brownies, or snacks on your birthday to make you feel appreciated and capable of celebrating your birthday, even if you are away from home. 

OCM has a variety of packages that are sure to make anyone’s birthday extra special. We have compiled a list to help make things easier for you and here you will find:

  • Birthday cakes
  • Baked goods
  • Snack packages


Every Birthday Deserves a Birthday Cake!

There is nothing sadder than a birthday without a birthday cake. Even though college students may find it difficult to find the perfect opportunity to properly celebrate their birthdays, it doesn’t mean that they shouldn’t have a birthday cake. 

The truth is that everyone loves birthday cakes and OCM has a variety of options to pick from which surely will be able to please all sorts of tastes. Spending your birthday without eating a piece of cake and singing happy birthday should be a crime! No one wants to remember their birthdays in college with sadness and pain. So, to avoid all that you should take a look at some of the birthday cakes which you can find at OCM and send to your favorite college student:

Rainbow Happy Birthday Cake 

Rainbow birthday cakes are always a perfect match for almost everyone. They are colorful, cheerful, and often delicious. Therefore, OCM’s Rainbow Happy Birthday Cake is prepared by the “Bake Me A Wish!” kitchen and is guaranteed to taste as amazing as it looks! It is the perfect cake to be shared and to make anyone feel special on their birthday. This five layer cake serves 6 to 8 people and it is 7 inches round. It costs $52.99. 

Mrs. Fields Happy Birthday Balloons Cookie Cake

What is better than birthday cake and cookies? A Mrs. Fields cookie cake! OCM’s Mrs. Fields Happy Birthday Balloons Cookie Cake is perfect for anyone with a sweet tooth who is a cookie lover. The best part about it is that you don’t necessarily need utensils to eat it and you can eat it straight out of the box! Even though this is a simpler cake, it is still incredibly delicious and an amazing way to surprise someone on their birthday! It costs $39.99. 


There Is Nothing Like Baked Goods to Showcase Your Love

Even though birthday cakes are always the soul of birthday celebrations, you might prefer to send your favorite college student something more intimate and save the birthday cake later… that’s okay! This is why baked goods are always one of the best options to go to when you want to make someone feel special, happy, and appreciated. 

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Calling all October babies! We’re giving away a birthday surprise care package with special birthday goodies!

The truth is that pretty much everyone loves cookies, and brownies, which makes it almost impossible to make a mistake by sending anyone any of them! Even better! Why not send both cookies and brownies? 

At OCM you have several options of cookies, brownies, and cookies and brownies packages which you can send to your child, your significant other, or your best friend on their birthday while they are in college! Here are some options which you should definitely check out: 

Mrs. Fields Birthday Bear

The Mrs. Fields Birthday Bear package not only comes with 18 Nibblers bite-size cookies and 2 sugar cookies but also with a small 15” plush bear! This package is perfect because it allows you to send someone some baked goods and a gift as well! It is sure to put a smile on anyone’s face and make their day extra special! It costs $44.99. 

Two Dozen Brownie Sprites Birthday Variety Box

The Two Dozen Brownie Sprites Birthday Variety Box is the dream of every brownie lover. Who wouldn’t want to receive two dozen assorted brownies for their birthday? College students love snacks and there is no snack better than brownies. The chances are that whoever receives this box will be ecstatic! The flavors featured in this box are caramel, chocolate chip, frosty mint chocolate, original, coconut, crunchy pecan, ravishing raspberry swirl, toffee crunch, walnut, white chocolate, espresso nib, and cream cheese. It costs $46.95. 


Make Your Loved One’s Birthday Unforgettable With These Care Packages!

Everyone loves to be pampered from time to time and receive a care package filled with delicious snacks. However, it is even more special to be pampered on your birthday by the people who mean the most to you. There is nothing like opening up a box filled with your favorite snacks to make you feel like your birthday is special and that there are people in your life who love, appreciate, and care for you! 

Being a college student can be a stressful experience from time to time and it is easy to forget that there are people out there who love you and wish that they could be there with you. Therefore, sending someone a care package can make a huge difference! This is why we have compiled the best care packages to gift to someone on their birthday and you should also remember to make sure to check OCM’s Instagram for opportunities to participate in giveaways and never miss out the chance to make your loved one happy! Here are some amazing care packages: 

Birthday Surprise

The Birthday Surprise care package is the perfect way to, yes, surprise your loved one on their birthday! It comes with a variety of delicious birthday themed snacks such as charms blow pop, birthday cake flavored popcorn, Welch’s fruit snacks, birthday cookie dough bites, Reeses’ peanut butter cups, microwave popcorn, and many more! This is the perfect gift to make sure your loved one will be feeling loved on their birthday! It costs $25.00. 

Birthday Gift Basket

Who doesn’t love gift baskets? The Birthday Gift Basket is the perfect gift as there is nothing like receiving a birthday gift basket filled with a variety of delicious snacks such as cinnamon pecan straws, crunchy cookies, stoned wheat crackers, and gourmet cheese! This gift is perfect for a loved one with a more specific and refined taste and it is sure to make their birthday amazing and unforgettable! This amazing gift basket costs $69.99. 

Healthy Birthday Party

The Healthy Birthday Party care package is the perfect gift for your healthy loved one! It is hard to keep track of your diet when you are in college and the last thing anyone needs is not to find any foods that they like on their birthday. This package contains apple chips, a birthday sash, birthday bracelet, brownie brittle, bag of confetti, Larabar bar, Trail Mix, Veggie Chips, Pop Chips, and so much more! It will make the birthday of your loved one a memorable one! It costs $59.00.

Don’t be afraid to make the birthday of an important person in your life even more special! There is nothing better than being remembered and appreciated by those around you and care packages are a great way of showing that!

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