Caramel-dipped apples rolled in peanuts, red velvet cake bites, and chocolate-dipped organic strawberries are just a few of the treats to be found at Just Like Nanny's Dessert & Confections. Owner Marlena Mitchell handcrafts each recipe with passion and skill she inherited from her grandmother, an avid baker.
When Traci, Anne-Allyce, and Shelley were asked to plan a friend's wedding, no one expected them to put as much effort into it as they did. The wedding guests were so impressed with the trio's work?which included everything from executing the vision to personally folding and decorating each napkin?that they encouraged the three women to open their own wedding planning business. Thus, Stylish and Savvy was born.
In addition to planning weddings, which includes services such as budget consultations and reception coordination, the consultants coordinate parties for birthdays, retirements, and anniversaries. They also help their clients dazzle guests with a variety of gourmet buffets.
At downtown's 2013 Stocktoberfest, revelers dance polkas, laugh with friends and neighbors, and toast enormous steins filled with draft craft beer during a lively Oktoberfest-Style festival. Guests don dirndls and lederhosen; quaff one-liter mugs of Lagunitas and Leinenkugel's; and sway in time to live music. Seated near the scenic waterfront, partiers chow down on brats and sausages fresh from the grill, and cheer on participants in keg-hoisting competitions.
Nestled among the nightlife and entertainment of downtown Stockton, Red Orchids Restaurant enraptures taste buds with flavorful dishes of Filipino cuisine. Diners feast on colorful plates of chicken asparagus, snack on lumpia spring rolls and pancit noodles and barbecue pork, or arrive on Friday for mouthwatering pots of paella.
The Stockton Ports, a class-A minor-league affiliate of the Oakland Athletics, slug spheres and cater to the cheers of hometown spectators at the storied [Banner Island Ballpark]. MVP seats afford a player’s-eye view of the base-spangled diamond from box seats directly behind home plate and extending toward both team benches. Ballgame enthusiasts can immerse themselves in the game while following the emerging talent of future big-league stars—the team’s 70-year history has witnessed the launch of numerous major-league careers, such as those of Ben Sheets, Trevor Cahill, and Stomper the elephant.
Edible Arrangements' fresh, artful fruit baskets and boxes combine the aesthetic elements and emotive properties of floral arrangements with the juicy deliciousness and socially acceptable edibility of fruit. Enjoy the fruity deliciousness of en elegant box of chocolate-dipped tree candy in a plethora of varietals including strawberries, Anjou pears, apples, oranges, pineapple daisies, and bananas. All the fresh, juicy slices are hand dipped in Edible Arrangements' gourmet semisweet chocolate blend. Receiving a box of dipped fruits can turn a frown into an upright grapefruit wedge, a tear into a three-tiered citrus structure, and a friend into still just a friend, but one with a sweet, balanced diet.