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How to create a perfectly cozy night at home

The temperatures are dropping, the days are shorter. Sometimes all you want to do is curl up for a warm and cozy night in! We've got some ideas to help you do that.

WASHINGTON — It's that time of year! It's getting darker earlier, the temperatures are dropping... how does a relaxing, warm & cozy night at home sound to you?

We've got some items from small business that will definitely help you achieve that!

Hybernate Pajamas

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First off, you need to be comfortable!

These are my new favorite PJs!

Hybernate pajamas  are ultra soft, they keep you warm but are super light weight and breathable. The fabric is hypoallergenic and helps regulate your temperature as you sleep!

Trust me, I used wake up super hot and sweaty at night and these pajamas have helped tremendously!

Given that we spend one third of our lives sleeping (and a lot more time at home) shouldn't we be thinking a lot more about what we wear when we are relaxing? Hybernate creates sleepwear that not only looks beautiful but helps us recharge, replenish and sleep better. 

Wildwood Candle Co.

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Now that we are comfortable... we need to set the mood!

Wildwood Candle Co. creates premium wooden-wick vegan candles inspired by and dedicated to the trails of Portland's Forest Park.

The idea was born from sole proprietor Kylie Antolini’s passion for trail running,

Each Wildwood candle scent has been carefully thought out to best represent the names of Kylie's favorite running trails, and GPS coordinates are listed under each scent description so you can be truly transported to the lush trails of the park.

Be one with nature!

Central Perk Coffee Company

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Time now for something delicious to warm us up!

How about a yummy cup of joe from Central Perk while you binge watch a FRIENDS marathon!

You can channel your inner Rachel, Ross, Monica, Chandler, Joey or Pheobe thanks to the new blends from Central Perk Coffee Company.

FRIENDS Fans and coffee lovers everywhere have been raving about Central Perk Coffee Company - artisanal quality coffees made with the highest quality premium Arabica beans available in three select varietals delivered straight to your (purple) doors:

How You Doin’?” (medium roast) -  my personal favorite!

Pivot Blend” (medium/dark roast)

We Were on a Coffee Break” (dark roast)

For the FRIENDS fan in your life, give the gift of subscription to Central Perk Coffee Company. 

Single Central Perk Coffee products are also available.

What do you think? If it hasn’t been your day, your week, your month, or even your year – coffee always perks you up – and is the perfect gift for all of your FRIENDS.

Mexican Hot Chocolate

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If you're in the mood for something a little more delectable or chocolatey.. check out Verve Culture's Mexican Hot Chocolate

To make authentic Mexican Hot Chocolate, you need traditionally made chocolate, a hand-carved molinillo, and the perfect ceramic mug to drink it out of. Luckily, Verve Culture has put together this Mexican Hot Chocolate gift set with everything! Cocoa is a legacy food made for sharing. 

By using everything in their Mexican Hot Chocolate Gift Set, your rich, complex-flavored, smooth hot chocolate drink will retain the unique aroma and nostalgic taste enjoyed for generations.

Verve Culture has a plethora of artisanal-made gifts &home goods that will take you on a cultural journey

Honey Roses & Coffee Co.

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Treat yourself to some decadent cookies! Honey Roses & Coffee Co. is the digital one-stop-shop for everything you need to enjoy the ultimate foodie experience founded by Actor, Ryan Hansen (as seen on Two Broke Girls and Veronica Mars).

 You can easily discover, search, and buy coffee and bakery goods directly from small businesses, while getting to know the masters behind their craft. It’s one marketplace with loads of treats and available gluten-free and vegan options. 

Can't decide? Try their Secret Stuffed Cookie Mix Pack!  You can choose from flavors like:

  • Rainbow OG - A funfetti chocolate chip cookie, stuffed with a fresh Italian rainbow cookie.
  • O-Mellow - A chocolate chip and Oreo crumb cookie, stuffed with a double stuffed Oreo and mini marshmallows.
  • Peanut Butter Explosion - A rich peanut butter cookie, stuffed with a full size Reese’s peanut butter cup, topped with Reese’s pieces candy.
  • S’mores - A classic chocolate chip cookie, stuffed with Hershey’s chocolate and a marshmallow, rolled in graham cracker crumbs.

In Good Taste 

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How about adding a glass of your favorite wine to your evening relaxation?

You could reach for your favorite, or take a trip around the world with a curated flight of wines from In Good Taste!

 In Good Taste allows you to have your own tasting flight at home, experiencing wines from all around the world. They make it easy to dabble in the world of rare varietals and small batches with their carefully curated collections of distinguished wines in the perfect single glass serving size.

A perfect way to raise a glass & ring in the holidays!

Zoey Curve Pillow

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And then... what better way to cap off an amazing night than with a good night sleep!

Just like those Hybernate PJs... and can't sleep without my Zoey Curve Pillow.

Honestly, this was a game-changer for me!

Think about this...

Your neck carries your head all day throughout strenuous activities.

Imagine if your neck had a full night's rest? The other two-thirds of your life would be much more productive and painless!

Whether you’re a side sleeper, back sleeper or stomach sleeper, this pillow is fully adjustable to provide a firm or comfy feel.

Also, its curved design contours to your shoulder, centering your head on the pillow. 

I think my heads ready to hit my Zoey Curve Pillow right now!

Hope you get to have a cozy and relaxing night in with your loved ones this holiday season! Sweet dreams! 

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