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Holiday Gift Guide

Branch Out Tree Care

  • Branch Out Tree Care

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    Branch Out Tree Care is a family-operated business offering you professional tree care services from an experienced crew. We've made it our mission to provide you the best tree care service in Santa Barbara County.

The Piano Outlet

  • The Piano Outlet

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    The Piano Outlet has been in business for more than thirty years and is the largest piano showroom in Ventura County. The Piano Outlet Company specializes in selling excellent quality pianos – new grand and vertical (upright) pianos – and in reconditioning and selling used grand and vertical pianos, all at reasonable prices. We also carry new digital pianos and keyboards for those customers who need something smaller and more portable than an acoustic piano.

The Suit Outlet

  • The Suit Outlet

    Our mission is to offer you the best customer service, quality, and lowest prices in the industry. We understand that you have other choices in men’s suit and accessories but we would love to have you as a customer and will go an extra mile to make you happy with us.

Jewelry Couture

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    Our commitment is to strive to exceed expectations with exceptional personal service and professionalism. The staff we employ share these values and is comprised of Graduate Gemologists, Graduate Jewelers and veteran fine jewelry and watch experts.

The BroBasket

  • We know that men are hard people to buy gifts for. The BroBasket is the answer to that struggle, we want you to be able to give a man what he wants; his favorite accessories, snacks and beverage delivered to his door. Our unique drinkable arrangements are here to  do just that, there is no gift company quite like us out there and we hope you agree.

Jewelry Couture

  • Jewelry Couture

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    We are proud to carry some of the world’s most prestigious luxury designer brands as well as our exclusive Decoage bridal, fine jewelry and watch collection.

Anacapa Homes

Goodwill

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    Visit www.GoodwillVSB.org for locations and holiday sales.

Ayers Repairs

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    Ever since 1979, Ayers Automotive Repair has been providing our friends and neighbors in Santa Barbara with dependable, trustworthy Auto Repair services. Whether your vehicle needs a minor tune-up to a major overhaul, our trained service technicians are skilled at quickly diagnosing and pinpointing solutions to problems, saving you valuable time and money.

Gift Ideas

Top Gifts

  • Are charitable donations good gifts?

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    Some people are hard to shop for, making a donation to charity in their name a great gift idea. But, there are a few things to consider.

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Keep yourself sane for holiday drive

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The long drive to see family and friends is just another part of the annual holiday ritual.

Non-traditional gifts work for holidays

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One of the most difficult tasks in gift giving can be finding a gift for the person who has everything.

Tips for stress-free travel with kids

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With planning, realistic goals and a little bit of luck, stress-free travel with kids can be a reality for your family.

How to land good airplane seats

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Getting the right seat on an airplane can make all the difference on a trip. Find out how to get the one you want.

5 tips for surviving family trips

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The whole point of a road trip is to have fun getting to where you're going. But when kids are involved, it takes a little planning and some sanity-saving gadgets.

Break these travel habits and save

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When you travel there are probably some things that you've gotten used to doing. If you're looking to save on your next trip, here's some of those habits to drop.

When the airline damages your luggage

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Everyone hates luggage problems after a flight. Here are some tips on how to avoid headaches if your luggage shows up at the airport carousel damaged.

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Pumpkin pies

From the aroma when they're cooking to the custardy-sweet taste and texture, these pies are an eternal favorite.

Wild rice-cranberry soup

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Wild rice and cranberries combine for an elegant flavor in this soup.

Healthy twist on holiday favorites

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Make your holiday meal healthier by making these simple changes to popular Thanksgiving dishes.

Sweet potato fritters

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Looking for a new way to prepare sweet potatoes? Try this twist.

Candied brie with apple wedges

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Try this grownup spin on a favorite party treat.

Thanksgiving centerpiece ideas

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Create a unique centerpiece for your Thanksgiving table with these ideas.

Turkey pasta salad with red grapes

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Need ideas for next week's Thanksgiving leftovers? Try this pasta salad.

Hazelnut torte with chocolate cream filling

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File this one for your special occasion desserts!

What to include – and avoid – in your holiday card

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Sending holiday cards is a nice gesture and fun holiday tradition. However, deciding what to include – and not include – in your card can be a struggle for some.

Chestnut soup

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This winter classic will warm you to the core.

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