Finding the perfect stocking stuffer for someone you love is one of the most challenging duties of the Christmas season. For the most part, stockings are small. That means the items that fit easily into them are expensive (jewelry) or unwanted (coal, rocks, fruit). Finding that affordable, appreciated sweet spot is one reason we’d all rather leave the stocking task to Santa.
Fear not. Amarillo’s farmer’s and community markets may be closed for the winter, but the city remains in the middle of a locally sourced revolution. From Panhandle-roasted coffee beans to more artistic endeavors, here are a few of our favorite stocking stuffers with a local bent, guaranteed to be appreciated.
Jason is a journalist, copywriter, ghostwriter, and the author of more than a dozen books. His most recent is “12 World Religions: The Beliefs, Rituals, and Traditions of Humanity's Most Influential Faiths”, published by Zephyros Press. Learn more at jasonboyett.com.