Tag Archives: Christmas

Free Christmas Candy

Like most Americans one of my resolutions for the New Year is to lose the weight I gained during the Holidays.  So the first thing to go is all the candy I received at Christmas including these “Palmer Penguin Pals” -Peanut Butter Filled Chocolate Christmas Candy- which I wasn’t going to eat …

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Guide to San Jose’s Best Holiday Houses

During the Christmas season, most of us drive around seeking out the most festive holiday houses to amaze and delight us.  We found a great website that can not only guide you to the best houses, but also invites you to add a house to the gallery. Love it! Click …

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The Ecumenical Hunger Program Needs Your Help!

Ecumenical Hunger Program is reminding the community that they can support a local nonprofit, at no cost to them, simply by shopping on Amazon.  Purchase an assortment of gifts and gift cards for all your holiday needs through the EHP link of AmazonSmile and Amazon will donate .5% of the price …

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Why Are These Sox on Lock Down?

The other day at the drugstore, I noticed these men’s sox were on lock-down. All the other sox, including women’s anklets and tights were not. The manager told me that men’s white cotton sox were the most shoplifted item in the store because, it’s the number one item needed by …

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RARE Footage: Santa’s Village 1957-1979

  Who remember’s Santa’s Village?  It opened in 1957 in Scott’s Valley along Highway 17 with the fun rides like the bobsled, a spinning Christmas tree and Santa’s Express train. There was also a petting zoo, a huge Jack-in-the-Box a large Santa’s boot, and an Alice in Wonderland hall of …

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Simple Random Acts of Holiday Cheer

On my walk the other day, I stumbled upon this adorable tree decorated for everyone to enjoy. Not sure who did it, but many folks stopped to take photos  and the kids on the trail were especially delighted. It inspired me to do something similar. Whether its a bow on …

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“Nuestra Navidad – A Family Christmas” 51st Anniversary Public Gala

The Aztlán Academy-San José, Inc. is a non-profit cultural entity dedicated to the advancement of Mexican and Chicano Folk Arts; dance, art, music, literature and drama and the Academy would like to cordially invite you to “Nuestra Navidad – A Family Christmas” a FREE Holiday special! Location: Montgomery Theater, 271 South …

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