New Year Resolutions that The Mousetrap Can Help With


Ringing in the New Year comes with setting resolutions for the new year. The possibilities are endless with what you can achieve. We know most of you have already set your goals for this upcoming year, so we have curated a list of some of the most popular resolutions that we can help you achieve. Additionally, we’ve provided suggestions for items available in the store that can aid you in reaching these goals, along with tips and tricks to simplify the journey! 

  1. Spend More Time with Family & Friends: 

This sought-after resolution gains popularity post-holiday season, with over 25% of Americans wanting to implement it in 2024 according to a study conducted by Forbes! Waiting until the next holiday to see your family and friends is too long for most so this one goes written down on the list. This resolution comes with maintaining a healthy work-life balance, strengthening relationships, and increasing the quality time that you have with your family and friends. 

How can you meet this goal? Food always brings everyone together! Stop into The Mousetrap with your aunt and get our deal of the day with a soup and sandwich! Sit in our atrium and catch up from the last time you all visited.

If that is not your style, come in and check out our selection of beautiful boards. Whether you are wanting to grab a board and go or custom create a board with a family sentiment like a family recipe or an image of Grandma’s house, this is a perfect way to bring your family together! Create a beautiful charcuterie spread to share as an appetizer as you catch up with family and friends! 

At The Mousetrap we have an array of boards, spreaders, and food items to help you prepare for this! However, if you don’t want to put it together yourself, select a catering option that would suit you and your family best, we even have charcuterie options! Check out the images below for some of our options in boards. 

  1. Eat Healthier: 

This is at the top of almost everyone’s resolution lists at the beginning of the new year! After the holidays and eating all of the scrumptious desserts and spreads that were offered, it is a collective goal to “eat healthier”. But what does that mean? Choosing foods and drinks to nourish your body will make you feel better in the New Year and offer an array of benefits. There are so many benefits that you can reap from implementing this popular resolution! Start with educating yourself about the food groups and what your specific nutrition plan should be, consult with your doctor if necessary. 

Are you looking for items that would make eating healthier easier during the new year? One of our biggest tips is to have items in your house that make cooking easier! If you’re looking for products that will make preparing food easier, you are in the right place. We have so many cool kitchen gadgets and meal prepping containers that will make cooking in the new year a breeze! Check out some of our favorites that we know you’ll love! 

This Dreamfarm Sharple is the perfect addition to your kitchen to ensure easy and safe peeling of your veggies, and the best part is that it always remains sharp! This tool is only $9.95 to add to your collection. 

You are missing out if you haven’t added the Supoon to your kitchen collection! This Dreamfarm kitchen utensil is the perfect addition to add in the New Year. This gadget will scoop, measure, scrape, and it even sits up on its own! Pick it up today for only $9.95. 

This OXO Salad Spinner is perfect for anyone with this resolution! You’ll get your veggies in quicker and easier with this spinner. Throw everything into your spinner, close the lid, and press down on the button for a perfectly tossed salad in seconds. Less dishes to clean and quicker made food for a win win in your house! 

If your kitchen is already stocked full of all of the new gadgets and you’re running out of space but still are looking to implement this resolution, check out some of our products that you can implement in your cooking at home. We sell the Kosterina brand olive oils which is an amazing alternative to many of the oils on the market. This brand uses all natural ingredients straight from Greece to create healthy and tasty extra virgin olive oils. This is a great switch if you are looking for cleaner ingredients in the kitchen. 

As you embark on the journey to fulfill your New Year’s resolutions, let The Mousetrap help you turn your aspirations into tangible accomplishments. Our carefully curated collections will help you embrace a healthier lifestyle and foster connections with your loved ones! Here is to a year filled with joy, fulfillment, and successful resolutions!