Written By: Kaylin Waizinger Quarantine Holidays
Take a break from the holiday hustle and bustle and slip into your coziest sweats—we’ve planned the perfect night in! From winter cocktail recipes that’ll warm you up to sweet-smelling candles, vegan baked goods and CBD products, these are the seven essentials you’ll need for a snug night by the fire. Feel that? That, my friends, is the rare, often-forgotten feeling of pure relaxation.
1 | A Charcuterie Board From Bright Bread Co. Quarantine Holidays
Tired of trips to the market and too much time spent cooking? Us too. Fortunately, Bright Bread Co.—a family-owned bakery business born in the midst of the pandemic—will deliver fresh, fully loaded charcuterie boards and warm loaves right to your doorstep! To place an order, direct message @brightbreadco on Instagram or text 949.705.2215.
2 | Spirits to Sip On Quarantine Holidays
Light the fireplace and cozy up with a glass of Ravage Cabernet, Meiomi Pinot Noir or SAVED Rosé. Each of these wines come highly recommended and will pair perfectly with your charcuterie board! If you prefer something that will warm you up, Paul Masson Grande Amber Brandy is a great choice. And for some crafty cocktail inspo on how to make a festive Michelada using Corona Hard Seltzer, click here!
3 | A Dose of Relaxation Quarantine Holidays
Whether you’re a veteran or new to the cannabis/CBD scene, there are numerous local dispensaries that will deliver edibles, fresh flower and CBD products right to your door. CBD company, Medterra, has multiple locations across the US and offers a variety of products that will help you relax this season, including tinctures, gummies, topical creams, capsules and more. But our pick this holiday season is the CBD Discovery Gift Set—the perfect kit to get you started!
4| A Tasty Take-Home Meal
Take a night off from cooking and order takeout from your favorite local restaurant! Check out our to-go and delivery guides for Orange County, Los Angeles, San Diego and Greater Palm Springs. These restaurants could certainly use some love!
5 | Sweet Treats Quarantine Holidays
When it comes to a cozy night in, sweets are a must. One of our favorite holiday treats this season is an “unbaked” cake from Orange County’s Meet the Source. This local whole foods bakery specializes in vegan sweets such as raw cakes, bliss balls and cinnamon buns. Click here to see how their delicious cakes are made! And to place an order, visit their website.
6 | Candles to Set the Mood
Give your space a warm wintery glow with some scented candles! PF Candle Co. carries a selection of hand-poured candles, reed diffusers and incense that is sure to make your home smell all kinds of wonderful. All of their products are made locally and shipped from their warehouse in LA!
7 | Cozy Loungewear
On this occasion, skinny jeans simply won’t do. Jump into a cozy set of PJs or sweats! Some of our favorite loungewear brands this season are Eberjey, PJ Salvage and Velvet by Graham & Spencer. And if you’re looking for some more luxury sleep essentials, click here to see our top picks!