Ho! Ho! Ho! The countdown is on and Christmas is fast approaching, but there’s still plenty of time to check your shopping list.
Idaho is full of great makers and bakers, so whatever you buy locally, you’re sure to have takers!
You can’t go wrong with a scented candle, and with many stores, Lit&Co makes it easy to get hold of.
For the style on your list, try jewelry made of clay. Just a look at the earrings from Freya Clay Co. it will shake you.
If your seasonal decorating leaves you wanting more, fill your home with holiday gnomes. Our friends at 52 Freckles make these handmade pieces. You really can’t go wrong; they are all funny beauties.
Looking for something warm? Your wish can come true. Warped and Wonderful weaves scarves, blankets, and kitchen towels, too.
When Christmas Eve comes around and you’re craving chocolate, remember the Cocoa Bomb craze that took off from Boise State! Shop online and ship worldwide, and maybe, just maybe, get more from Santa!
In downtown Boise, Idaho Candy Company puts out the classics. More than a century later, we’re still making that sweet Christmas magic. A co-worker favorite and a great stocking stuffer; find it on store shelves while grocery shopping!
You can also get your sugar fix in downtown Caldwell where you’ll find both Flüf cotton candy and Creekside Mallow. While you’re at it, feast your eyes on holiday lights, meet Santa, and take a stroll through the snow.
If Winter Wonderland has you dreaming of warmer days ahead, remember DMada in Nampa, and help your one pack ahead. Put something inside that will soothe your saliva; those on your feet, with Idaho’s NuuSol.
Of course, you’ll need some snacks for your next Idaho trip, and boy do we have suggestions for your next culinary venture!
If your tastebuds prefer something salty, try Real Idaho Potato Chips! They come in many flavors.
And while you’re planning snacks for your next holiday movie night, try Idaho Popcorn and enjoy every bite.
For the meat lover somewhere on your holiday list, try a classic dry-aged favorite with a local twist! Cutting and serving with decades of experience, comes Mama’s Beef Jerky and Old Country Sausage.
If a dip fits your mood more closely, try the favorites of Salsa Boss or Chicana Foods! The flavors are unique and certainly fun; One holiday option includes cranberries.
While we’re in the kitchen, don’t forget your holiday hosts. Perhaps a handmade wooden spoon to serve your Christmas roast? A local biz, Treeworks, cuts through yard waste by using old wood and giving it a new face.
Now that you’re sitting down to dinner, you’re going to need something to drink and with local Idaho options, you won’t have to think!
Whether it’s red or white, indulge in Idaho wine, or open a can and let the local hops shine.
Boise’s new partnership takes you “Above the Clouds”, and finds Bogus skiers pumped while mounds of fresh snow.
Whatever you choose for your loved ones this season, sit back, shop local, and remember the reason.