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Many people are currently confined to their homes with this shelter in place and need food to eat and household essentials. Sure, the local grocery stores and big department stores are open, but most of their shelves are empty. They may normally offer same-day delivery, but they are booked out for days, even weeks, in advance for home delivery or curbside pickup, and even then you are not guaranteed to get what you ordered.
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Where To Buy Groceries Online
The following online stores all have items in stock and should deliver exactly what you order (no unapproved substitutions). Since you are ordering and paying online, there is no human interaction or money being exchange. Plus your order will be delivered directly to your doorstep.
Most of these online stores are considered small businesses and not “big box” stores, so you can also feel good about helping out these businesses in times of trouble.
- 1st in Coffee – Coffee beans, ground espresso, gourmet coffee, pods & capsules, fresh roasted coffee, decaf, samplers, tea and more.
- Beverages Direct – Find your long lost favorite sodas, root beers, ginger ales and beverage samplers here.
- Big Lou's Onion Sauce – This is my friend, Sal Conca's grandfather's recipe and is the only organic onion sauce on the market that tastes great on top of a New York style hot dog.
- Corky's Nuts – Epic, raw organic walnut goodies. Plus they are shipping fresh avocados and citrus, too with free shipping!
- Hale Groves – Fresh fruit.
- Home Chef – Meal delivery service with fresh ingredients to cook at home.
- Penzey's Spices – They are located in Philadelphia but ship nationwide and have been around for years. Great products and people.
- The Backyard Food Company – Matthew McClelland co-founded this company after a cancer diagnosis changed the way he looked at the foods he was consuming.
- Thrive Market – Your favorite organic and non-GMO brands with guaranteed savings delivered to your door.
Household Cleaning Supplies
Now more than ever, people are cleaning, not only due to the pandemic but due to extra time stuck at home.
- Dropps – Safe & effective laundry detergent pods, fabric softener pods, oxi booster pods, dish detergent pods with eco-responsible packaging, no unnecessary fillers or dyes plus free carbon neutral shipping. Save 15% with Code: KIM15
- My Cleaning Products – Natural cleaning products that infuse wellness.
- Softy Wipes – Sanitizing wipes that kill 99.9% germs in 15 seconds.
I can guarantee that most of these meat options are better than any local grocery store meat as most is grown in the Midwest where I live (and Midwest meat is best). Meat will arrive frozen packed on dry ice.
- Chicago Steak Company – Order hand-cut Dry Aged Beef, Wagyu & USDA Prime steaks. Other brands include Maine Lobster House, Steak University and Seafood University.
- Omaha Steaks – Omaha Steaks is the original premier provider of quality hand-cut steaks, food gifts, seafood, wine and great side dishes. Buy the best steaks online with a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee!
- Perdue Farms – Perdue Farms is the original premier provider of quality chicken, food gifts, pork, lamb and other great meats.
- Snake River Farms – Buy Filet Mignon, Ribeye, Sirloin, NY Strip and Dry-Aged Steaks Online Including American Wagyu, USDA Prime Beef and Kurobuta Pork.
- Vital Choice – Wild seafood and organics
- Wild Alaskan Company – As seen in Forbes, Reader's Digest, Epicuirious, Martha Stewart and Business Insider. For a limited time only, get $15 off your first order through our link.
Snacks & Sweet Treats
I personally need something sweet with my meals for “dessert”. I got my sweet tooth from my mom who always has some sugary homemade item available at her house.
- InBooze – Cocktail infusion kits
- KIND Snacks – Healthy snacks, wholesome granola bars & clusters (Kim loves KIND bars!)
- Love with Food – Delicious, healthy curated snacks made with real ingredients. Gluten-free options available.
- Mad Batter Bakery – My classmate's daughter makes these super cute DIY Cookie Kits. You can contact Chalyssa via Facebook to place your order.
- Mouth – Artisanal indie food available as gift boxes or monthly subscription boxes.
- Perfect Keto – Quick and delicious keto nutrition and energy. Save 15% with Code: SHOPPINGKIM15
- Popped Passion – Maria Bailey took her passion of popcorn and turned it into a business creating customized gourmet popcorn cakes.
- Prana Snacks – Organic trail mixes, fairtrade chocolate barks, dry-roasted coconut chips and sweet and salty signature mixes.
- Seven Sisters Scones – All-natural, handmade scones shipped nationwide.
- zChocolat – Gourmet chocolates
Yes, you can have wine delivered to your door!
- California Wine Club – Artisan wines from small, family wineries that suite every taste and budget.
- Gold Medal Wine Club – Superb, highly-regarded California wines from the best, boutique wineries.
- Tasting Room by Lot 18 – Get a tasting kit for only $6.95 through our link.
- Wine Awesomeness – An experience curated from all over the world, delivered to your door.
- Wine Library – Gary Vee's online wine shop offering a variety of ratings, reviews, tasting notes, recommendations, and information on the latest wine trends.
Your furry friends need to eat, too!
- Dog.com – Dog food, dog treats, dog supplies and accessories.
- KetoNatural Pet Foods – Premium dry pet foods with 75% less carbohydrates than leading grain-free brands with free shipping on all orders.
- Pet Supplies – Anything and everything for all your pets.
I will update this post as I find more small businesses providing food and grocery items for nationwide delivery. Leave a comment if I'm missing any that you recommend.