The Daily List: 3 Things To Do Now So You Don’t Lose Your Mind Next Week
Thanksgiving’s a week from tomorrow!
The holidays all require some amount of pre-planning — but none it seems, as much as Thanksgiving dinner! If you’re hosting, don’t put off the planning too much longer. On the Daily list, Marianne found three things to do now, so you don’t lose your mind next week!
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Ina Garten’s Roasted Butternut Squash Soup
Get the recipe
Les Schwab Food Drive
Good Day and Les Schwab are collecting non-perishable food items for the River City Food Bank. Just go into any Les Schwab, donate a non-perishable food item, and you’ll receive a free pre-trip safety check just in time for your thanksgiving road trip.
See the drop-off locations
Skip The Golden Gate
Take a look at kids skipping and look how happy they are. So why as adults do we not skip? San Francisco’s Kim “Skipper” Corbin created iSkip in the spring of 1999 when she became so inspired after skipping for the first time as an adult that she decided to invite the rest of the world to join her. She will teach us about the joys of skipping as we skip the Golden Gate Bridge.
WEAVE True Anniversary
TRUE is celebrating their one year anniversary with a big sale. The thrift store benefits WEAVE, and today you can play Plinko to see how much of a discount you can get. Thursday is the big celebration, and we are seeing some of the outfits you can purchase.
1900 K St.
Thursday 5-7 pm
Dollar Store Thanksgiving
Learn how to create a beautiful tablescape to show off all the delicious food without breaking the bank, and spending only $25!
Design By Cesar Chavez
A local mother is opening her home kitchen for Good Day! She makes “Popins”, which she says are “HEALTHY INDULGENCES.” All the treats are made at home. Her son Austin designed the marketing posters and labels for their business, and her daughter Haley helps with the flavor development and is the inspiration behind the product. The final product is made with all-natural ingredients, no added sugars, artificial sweeteners or flour! But they taste like they have all of the above!
Order using one of the methods below:
They can also be purchased at Peel’d Juice Bar (49 Bicentennial Circle) and Total Body Nutrition (1019 L street Sacramento).
It’s an evening to benefit Holy Cross Academy. The event is happening on Saturday, November 19, 2016, in the Western Health Advantage Legacy Club at Raley Field. This event features some of the top restaurants and caterers like The Porch Restaurant & Bar, de Vere’s Irish Pub, Dos Coyotes, Fahrenheit 250 BBQ, Tokyo Fro’s, Morton’s – the Steakhouse, 524 Mexican Restaurant, Sail Inn Grotto & Bar and Asanté Catering.
West Sac Chili Cook-Off
Saturday, Nov. 19
6pm – 10pm
A local gym is offering a donation-based community bootcamp benefitting the local chapter of Big Brothers and Big Sisters.
Saturday, Dec. 3
Custom Fitness Natomas
4321 Truxel Rd, Ste F2
Do you have empty shoeboxes lining your closet? Now you can use those boring boxes to bring a smile to a child in need! Do you have empty shoeboxes lining your closet? Now you can use those boring boxes to bring a smile to a child in need!
National Collection Week
Monday, Nov. 14 through Monday, Nov. 21
For a complete list of all area drop-off locations, searchable by city or ZIP code, visit http://samaritanspurse.org/occ.
For more information on how to participate in Operation Christmas Child, call 714.432.7030 or visit amaritanspurse.org/occ.
Dishin’ With Tina: Devine Bakery & Gelateria
3610 McKinley Blvd.
It’s a tried and true, one-of-a-kind gift that is sure to spark a smile. Made from coir, these doormats have top-quality ink to ensure the imprint won’t erode and PVC backing to prevent it from sliding out of place. Mats are either 20×30 inches or 15×23 and start at $49.99.
Palladio Luxe Cinema is having their big opening this Friday. But before they do, we are getting a sneak peek. From a full service bar, to a lobby with food and drinks — and that’s all before you get in the theater. There are recliners and they’ll bring you food and drink while you watch the movie.
Palladio Luxe Cinema
400 Palladio Parkway
The Lipstick Giraffe
We’ll learn about easy quick-change ideas to go straight from the office to holiday parties. It’s for women of all ages.