2.7 min readBy Published On: February 8th, 2015Categories: Tips0 Comments on Week of February 9th

Another snowstorm is upon us dropping another 24 inches upon the 50-plus inches we already have.  Just a reminder to be a good neighbor.  Take the pledge – https://caughtinsouthie.com/feature/good-neighbor-pledge

Sweets for your sweetie!  Valentine’s Day is this weekend and Phillips Candy House (818 Morrissey Boulevard) is featuring their wildly popular Chocolate Lovers Dream Heart where customers can customize a heart shaped box to their Valentine’s sweet tooth desires!  Choose from 25 different milk & dark varieties including mousses, creams, caramels, buttercrunch and Phillips famous chocolate turtles.  Select up to 10 flavors, or fill up the heart shaped box with 1lb. of your Valentine’s favorite ($32.75).

Pamper the one you love!  Indulge Day Spa (637 East Broadway) is offering special gifts if you purchase $75 worth of Dermologica products. Make a basket and add a gift certificate for a facial.  Nurture (127 L Street) is offering massage therapies including Swedish, Deep Tissue, Therapeutic, and Sports Massage, as well as, specialty therapies include Hot Stone Therapy, Pre and Post Natal massage, and chair massage.  Get someone you love a gift certificate for some much needed TLC.  

Puppy love!  Don’t forget about man’s best friend this Valentine’s Day!  Wolfie’s All Natural Dog Treats created the perfect gift – an adorable glass canister with a chalkboard bone on the front to customize, filled with Wolfie’s homemade dog treats and tied with a festive heart ribbon!  You can purchase them at Dew Luxe (36 A Street).

Grab a tube and hit the slopes in #Southie!   Winter on D’s Slope Fest, a three-day wintertime festival featuring a two-story-high snow slope for tubing, downhill winter sport exhibitions on the slope, a custom-designed illuminated bar carved out of ice by Boston’s Frost Ice Bar, a ‘Ice Bubble Fest’ for families and the young at heart, a hot Latin dance party and more! Now you don’t have to leave Southie to tube down a 70-foot-long slope made of fresh snowy powder.  Snow tubes will be provided by the MCCA, and ride tickets can be purchased Rides will be ticketed for $3 a run or $5 for two runs. Tickets can only be bought on-site; cash only. Youths under 18 must be accompanied by an adult to participate in snow tubing.  Tubing will take place on Saturday, February 14th and Sunday, February 15th at the Lawn on D.  For more information visit: https://caughtinsouthie.com/arts-entertainment/winter-d%E2%80%99s-slope-fest-mountains-come-southie

Running for a cause!  Help support some local Boston Marathon runners!  On Thursday, February 12th, Shawba Lenz  – a second grade teacher at the Condon School – is having a team night at the Paramount Southie to support the charity she’s running for – the South Boston Boys and Girls.  10% of dinner checks will go directly to the charity!   If you can’t make it Thursday night, you can support Shawna by visiting:
https://www.crowdrise.com/sbbgc2015bostonmarathon/fundraiser/shawnalenz  On Saturday, February 14th, from 7:30pm-9:00pm, Harpoon Brewery is hosting the Genzyme Running for Rare Disease Marathon Team for a private beer tasting!  Tickets are $25 you can buy them in advance at :  http://www.firstgiving.com/fundraiser/StephanieDubay/2015-running-for-rare-diseases-team