Tis the Season, and sometimes we need a few ideas for gifts for our loved ones. Some people are just plain hard to shop for. Plus, we live in a society that just buys what we want and need. We don't wait for much. So how do you get that perfect gift? You choose something unique and local!

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Buying local for holiday gifts is a wonderful way to support small businesses and your community. Here are some ideas for locally sourced gifts:

Artisanal Foods:
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A great Southern Utah idea is jam from 'That's My Jam 435.'

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Cat Country Utah Morning Show DJ & Aaronee with the owners of That's My Jam 435
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Lyndee Leavitt and Nadine Stratford make gourmet jams and jellies with as much local produce as they can. They taste amazing and look great too! 

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Here are some of the pairings they came up with for us to try!  They were so yummy. These jams would be perfect for any holiday party that you need an appetizer for!

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They have a wide range of gift ideas.

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Check out Earth's Treasures Crystal Shop at their new location at 558 E. Riverside Dr #105 Saint George, UT 84790!

Handmade Clothing or Accessories:
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We have a local lady that used to be my neighbor and she has her own line of clothing!

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She uses everything too. She uses her scraps and makes jewelry & hair ties and scrunchies.

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Marie Nohr has done fashion shows around the world and she lives right here in Utah!

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You can support her and  check out her styles at Www.maluxe.etsy.com and Www.marienohr.com

  • Books by Local Authors: Check out books written by local authors or books that celebrate the local culture, history, or cuisine of your area.
  • Artwork: Support local artists by purchasing paintings, photographs, or sculptures. These can be great additions to someone's home or office space.
  • Experiences: Consider gifting experiences like tickets to a local theater production, cooking classes, wine tastings, or spa treatments at a local spa or wellness center.
  • Gift Cards to Local Businesses: If you're unsure of someone's preferences, gift cards to local restaurants, cafes, boutiques, or spas can allow them to choose what they like while supporting local businesses.
  • Remember, the key to buying local is to explore the unique offerings available in your area. Supporting local businesses not only provides thoughtful gifts but also contributes to the growth and sustainability of your community.

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    Now is the time to take care of yourself before all of the holidays are in full swing. 

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    In between your shopping and cleaning up the house and yard, you can listen to DJ & Aaronee and get the codes to enter on Cat country Utah App. Know the phone number 435-674-7014 to call or text in.

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