2.6 min readBy Published On: November 18th, 2013Categories: Tips0 Comments on Top 5

Week of November 18th

Fashion Feeding Families – Do some shopping in Southie and help out a family in need.  On Tuesday, November 19th, local boutiques are helping the Laboure feed families in South Boston this Thanksgiving .  From 4pm-7pm donate a $25 grocery store gift cards and receive a well-deserved discount at the following shops:

  • Habit  – 703 East Broadway – 20%
  • Ku De Ta – 663 East Broadway –  $20%
  • Closet Connection – 553 East Broadway –  15%
  • Pretty Reckless – 485 East Broadway –  20%
  • Covet  – 395 West Broadway – 15%

One donation will give you access to all the discounts at the shops, so start shopping.  It’s a perfect excuse to get a jump on Christmas shopping or buy that cute jacket you’ve been eyeing.  Wine and snacks will be served. For more information on the Laboure Friends Feeing Families and the season of giving in Southie visit:  https://caughtinsouthie.com/feature/giving-season

Cheese and beer.  American Provisions wants to give you a little lesson in cheese pairing 101 with Idle Hands Craft Ales.  On Saturday, December 7th from 7pm to 8:30pm, learn the basics of matching delicious varieties of cheese with a delicious selection of craft beer.  Tickets at $40 and can be purchased here: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/cheese-pairing-101-with-idle-hands-craft-ales-tickets-9279438049

Take a bite out of crime, McGruff – Southie Crime App In this high tech age of social media and news in an instant, the Boston Police Department is looking for help in designing and developing a crime alert app. There has been a strong movement to update the community of criminal activity. We are asking for volunteers interested in helping the BPD design a new mobile app.  For any “techies” willing to donate your time, send us an email at [email protected]

Looking for a little help this Thanksgiving?  Del Frisco’s to the rescue!  The steakhouse on the waterfront will be will be offering a selection of its delicious side dishes to-go this Thanksgiving.  Just order it up, they cook it, pack it and you pick it up!  No one has to know you didn’t make it!  It will be our little secret!?Featured side dishes include,Lobster Mac-n-Cheese, Signature Chateau potatoes, Potatoes Au Gratin, Spinach Supreme and Maque Choux Corn.   Prices range from $11- $46. Sides available for pick up on November 27th. Sounds good to us!  Del Frisco’s (250 Northern Avenue) 617-951-1368

Thoughts of the holidays getting you stressed out.  Restore your flow at Radiant Yoga – Southie’s newest yoga studio located at 516 East Second Street – The Distillery.  Offering up classes like Candlelight Flow, Heated Flow, community classes and even a new class for single moms.  We’ve tried Tiffany’s All Levels class on Saturdays at 11am – and the hour and a half class is a perfect balance of strength and stretch.  We left class recharged and rejuvenated.  For more information or for a class schedule visit: http://radiantyogaboston.com/

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