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santas sweet shop

Santa’s Sweet Shop 2017 Event Recap

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas. We kicked off December with our 2nd annual Sips and Sweets with Santa: Santa Sweet Shop. It was an enchanting time, in a winter candy land. Our co-host Hotel Karlan helped make sure the ballroom was perfectly set up to accommodate the 50 plus families that joined [...]
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spanish sangria

Spanish Sangria Recipe: Red and White

Spanish sangria is one of the easiest drinks to make and you can personalize it depending on if you want it more or less sweet, fruity or strong. I am from Spain so I am very picky with sangria when I order it somewhere. I think this drink could be perfect for the holidays coming […]

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candy cane lane

Take a Trip Down Candy Cane Lane

Growing up, one of my favorite times of the year was driving around to see Christmas lights. We stayed up late, drank hot chocolate in the back seat and oo’d and aaah’d at all the pretty twinkling lights. So when we moved to San Diego and I heard about neighborhoods going all out with decorations, […]

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Why My Christmas Tree Will Never Be A “Martha Stewart” Tree

Why my Christmas tree will never be a “Martha Stewart” tree, BUT always be a loving hodgepodge of randomness. Tradition.  Christmas tree ornament traditions.   Honestly, growing up I never had this sentimental Christmas item thought, but when entering a marriage with my husband he did bring some wonderful traditions with him. This tradition, is literally […]

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santa event recap

Sips and Sweets with Santa Event Recap!

What an amazing time we had at our first Santa event- Sips and Sweets with Santa. This event couldn’t have been done without our co-sponsors, Encinitas Elks Lodge and Elks Lodge San Diego. They worked together to allow us to use the space at the San Diego lodge, and we are so greatful. These organizations […]

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