Getting out of the house with kids in tow can often seem a near impossible task. Whether you’re navigating nap schedules or a communal bout of the tummy bug, sometimes you just need to order in. The good news is that from prescriptions to produce, many shops will come to you when you can’t come to them. Add the following delivery services to your speed dial and bring your family the best of Atlanta—without ever having to get out of your pajamas. Score!

Produce

Vegetable Husband
The 411: Vegetable Husband delivers locally-harvested and organically grown produce to your door each week from area farms each Wednesday afternoon or evening. Check here to see if you live within the delivery area. Try a one-week trial for just $40 or a four-week subscription for $160.

Dial up: Organic produce from the areas best farmers including Full Moon, Jenny Jack Sun, Riverview, Mills, Serenbe and Love is Love Farms

Bonus: You are feeding your family pesticide-free produce and supporting the local community.

Vegetable Husband
404-617-9302
Online: vegetablehusband.com

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Nature’s Garden Delivered
The 411: Nature’s Garden Delivered brings your family the best local loot including organic fruits and vegetables but also free-range eggs, honey, coffee, teas, herbs and fresh-baked breads. Select “mixed,” “fruit,” “veggies” or “local only” and then choose from four different size options to customize your box: tiny ($28), small ($38), medium ($45) or large ($55). The contents of the boxes change each week and you can select either weekly or bi-monthly delivery.

Dial up: Yogurts from AtlantaFresh Artisan Creamery, cheeses from Sweet Grass Dairy and Flat Creek Lodge, Mountain Fresh Creamery milks and Tink’s grass-fed beef and pork

Bonus: You can customize your settings on the site if your family has any allergies (or dislikes) by placing items on a “always remove” list and select favorites on your “fine to place in order” list.

Nature’s Garden Delivered
770-441-9976
Online: ga.naturesgardendelivered.com

Meal Delivery

Instead of Flowers
The 411: Instead of Flowers’ gourmet meal-delivery service provides a variety of options to feed your family including design your own meal, order a la carte, or select one of their gourmet menus! Order by 3:00 pm the day prior and Atlanta-area deliveries are made between 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm the following day. Rates vary based on your delivery zone.

Dial up: Everything from their famous chicken Florentine to vegetarian and kids options plus sides, salads, breads and desserts.

Bonus: The fabric cooler the meal comes in is re-usable and makes a great carrier for carting cold items home from the grocery store.

Instead of Flowers
404-351-7171
Online: insteadofflowers.com

Half Baked Casseroles
The 411: Offering delivery during the week with one day prior’s notice, Half-Baked Casseroles offers a variety of one-dish crowd pleasers to feed your family. Opt for one of their comforting southern classics or a lighter or gluten-free option as well. Order a small casserole to feed just you and the hubs, a medium for a family of four, or a large to feed seven to eight people.

Dial up: Southern staples like chicken divan and spaghetti casserole as well as kid-pleasers like turkey pot pie or sublime pizza casserole

Bonus: The baking instructions printed right on the lid ensure you can’t flub it up.

Half Baked Casseroles
404-228-5836
Online: halfbakedcasseroles.com

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Diaper Services

Cottontails
The 411: Cottontails full service provides pickup, laundering, and the return of hospital grade clean diapers to your doorstep for less than what you will spend purchasing disposables. After a free in-home consultation and introduction to cloth diapering, Cottontails provides all the materials you will need two weeks prior to your due date (or immediately if baby is already here). The weekly service includes diapers, diaper closures, diaper covers, diaper pail and bag to line the pail.

Dial up: Cotton diapers and accessories as well as potty training essentials

Bonus:It costs less than disposable diapers plus just think of all the landfills you aren’t filling up!

Cottontails
404-889-6365
Online: atlcottontails.com

Atlanta Diaper Service
The 411: Atlanta Diaper Service provides a variety of cloth diapering options including prefold, pre-fitted and fitted as well as compostable diaper service for those times when you just gotta have a disposable diaper. Decide which diaper service is right for you and then pay the one-time setup fee which includes the pail, liners, monthly delivery of deoderizers, pins and fasteners.

Dial up: All you need to diaper your baby in an eco-friendly manner.

Bonus: The compostable option allows modern mamas flexibility without compromising their eco-efforts.

Atlanta Diaper Service
Online: atlantadiaperservice.com

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Laundry

Press Delivery Dry Cleaning
The 411: Press eliminates the chore of going to the cleaners with their home delivery dry clean and wash and fold service. Register online and get a welcome packet that includes their bright orange dry cleaning bags and handy door hanger to place outside on your bi-weekly service days—or arrange service via will call anytime. There is no charge for delivery and their prices are on par with your neighborhood cleaners!

Dial up: Clean clothes with less time in the car!

Bonus: Need something mended or a high-end garment need special attention? Just attach a note and Press will take care of it.

Press Delivery Dry Cleaning
678-207-0919
Online: pressatlanta.com

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Prescriptions

Wender and Roberts Pharmacy
The 411: This Buckhead institution founded in 1918 still delivers medications and prescriptions within a five mile radius of the store during business hours every day but Sunday. There is delivery fee of $4.50.

Dial up: Prescriptions and medications to help your flock feel better.

Bonus: When you or your little ones are sick, is there anything better than a pharmacy that delivers?

Wender and Roberts Pharmacy
404-237-7551
Online: wenderandrobertspharmacy.com

What Atlanta service do you like to order in? Let us know!

– Phebe Wahl

Photos courtesy of Vegetable Husband via Facebook, Half-Baked Casseroles via Facebook, Atlanta Diaper Service, and Press Delivery Dry Cleaning via Facebook.