Stuff Yer Stockins!

Christmas Stocking Cropped - ClipartChristmas is less than 3 weeks away, y’all. Can you believe it? We’re gettin’ quite excited and festive ’round here and are lovin’ all the holly jolly feelings swirling around the Lone Star State!

As you continue to hunt for the perfect gift to place beneath the tree, don’t forget about the beloved tradition of hangin’ some stockins’ above the fire on Christmas Eve! We’ve heard that Santa doesn’t discriminate against boots either so if you’d like to just use your old-reliables, he’ll happily oblige.

Some believe that stockings were the only source of Christmas gifts in the early years of Saint Nicholas. There are a variety of renditions but the basic gist is that Saint Nick threw some money through the windows of those living in poorer neighborhoods and some of it landed in stockings that were drying by the fireplace. Since then, children have been gathering their socks and shoes and placing them near or on the mantle in hopes of getting some goodies from Santa.

Depending on the size of the stocking, you have to get creative to fit some small but thoughtful goodies inside. For some, the stocking is the place of practical gifts like toothbrushes and q-tips, while others use the stocking as a chance to give gag gifts and funny gadgets. However you choose to fill your loved ones stockings this year, you don’t want to leave out some essential goodies to remind them of their favorite place on Earth!

TX Treats - Pecan PralinesNothing captures the sweetness of Texas like our pecan pralines. They’re a true Texan favorite! Rich, buttery caramel surrounding large Texas pecans creates a sweet and nutty combination, making this our customers’ most popular selection!

Mmmm! Quit droolin’ and start orderin’, partner! If you get one for yourself, we won’t tell anybody. 😉


About texastreats

Howdy! We are a Texas-based company specializing in all things Texan! We have a wide variety of gift items, including food and personalized items, that you can view on our website or see in person at our Frisco store. Orders can be made online, on the phone, or in person at our store. We hope y'all like what you see and come back now, ya hear?
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