While Sun Hut Massage may be new to town, their talented massage therapists are not new to alleviating clients’ achy bodies. The experienced staff kneads away stress and knotted muscles during hot-stone, aromatherapy, and deep-tissue massage sessions. They also specialize in pregnancy massages for expectant mothers or really involved fathers-to-be.
Koby's Hallmark purveys unique gifts and Hallmark greeting cards ($.99–9.99) that creatively accent any holiday or special occasion. Instead of showering a loved one in clam juice, gift a recordable book personalized with the dulcet tones of your own vocal stylings ($29.95). Decorative keepsakes such as Jim Shore figurines ($10.95–$59.95) bequeath knick-knack lovers with a heavenly mantelpiece accent, and Yankee candles aerate abodes with sweet pastoral aromas ($1.99–$25.99). Apologize for last year's unfortunate rivalry-related slap fights with a range of collegiate gifts from SEC and other southern schools such as Alabama, Auburn, Florida, and Florida State ($3.19–$29.95).
With your arm armed with a wristband, you'll be free to revel in unfettered access to all of Sam's Fun City's rides and special attractions. Start by getting your vroom-vrooms out at Kart City, a lawless land of underage driving whose mayor takes bribes of red Starburst. Children nostalgic for the simple joys of early infancy can take a trip to Yesterville and go for a spin on the Jitter Bug Swinger. For those who'd rather reminisce about the more recent past, bring back the sandwich you ate an hour ago with a ride on the Give Peace-a-Whirl tilt-a-whirl. A round of Hollywood mini-golf gives you 18 opportunities to hone your victory dance's jazz hands and pirouettes, while an indoor play area provides welcome relief from the sun's crushing gravity with two giant inflatables and a three-story play structure.
Voted a Best of Coast frame shop by Independent News, Framery & Gallery houses an expert staff that's capable of embellishing clients' most paper-thin memories with a slew of matting and framing services. Patrons can mount a school diploma ($35–$100) behind a custom beveled mat, or utilize the store’s poster-framing ($75–$200) expertise to capture a favorite action star behind glass without fear of violent reprisal. A large stock of customizable decorative moulding designs ensures that there's a frame to match any item, be it a delicate watercolor painting or a bold pet chameleon.
The 90-minute Taking Better Pictures course teaches aspiring image-catchers the basic principles of composition, exposure, lens selection, and photographic techniques. Knowledge of these basic concepts can immediately and dramatically improve the quality and clarity of an artiste's snapshots, leading to enhanced family photo albums and an appropriately arty online profile pictures for one's pet lobster. Check the online schedule and call ahead to reserve a spot in the on site-classroom. Class does not include $20 photo set for printing.