See and Do

Things You Should Know This Week – December 23rd

Christmas Candy

Phillips Chocolates offers handmade chocolates and sweet confections.  Think, decadent chocolate truffles, peppermint bark, or melt-in-your-mouth fudge. Pick up something small for a last minute stocking stuffer, or stop in for a gift box of their legendary chocolate turtles.

Charcuterie Board Basics

The season of get togethers, holiday swaps, and family parties is upon us.  Why not wow them by serving up a charcuterie board! We asked our friends at American Provisions what the the key steps to creating the perfect board!  Andy Fadous, one of the owner of American Provisions offered us the following tips!  Check them out! 

Let’s Go Skating!

Looking for a fun way to keep the kids entertained during school vacation? Lace up the skates and hit the ice.  The Devine Rink is offering public skating through the winter.  If you don’ t have skates, don’t worry, you can rent them! If your blades are dull, you can get them sharpened there too! Hours for public skating: Sunday:  4pm – 5:50pm, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday:   12pm – 2:20pm and Saturday:  7pm – 8:50pm

Christmas Eve Workout

Relieve some holiday stress with a workout at Savin Hill Fitness.  From Spin to yoga, they are offering some morning classes.  Check out the schedule here!  

Last Minute Gift Cards

Gift cards, every procrastinator’s saving grace during the holidays! Check out any of the following local businesses for the pet-lover, wellness-guru, foodie, or beer-geek in your life.

Lucy’s American Tavern

224 Boston Street

dbar

Lower Mills Tavern

Yellow Door Taqueria

The Bowery Bar

Dorchester Brewing Company

Boston Harbor Distillery

The Pampered Pooch Pet Supply

Savin Hill Fitness

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Maureen Dahill

Maureen Dahill is the editor of Caught in Southie and Caught in Dot and a lifelong resident of South Boston sometimes mistaken for a yuppie. Hockey mom, yoga enthusiast, lover of red wine and binge watching TV series. Mrs. Peter G. Follow her @MaureenCaught.