Here are a few upcoming events that won't put too much strain on your holiday schedule ...
First up, there's the Gingerbread Fantasy at the Children's Museum of Memphis on Saturday and Sunday, December 8-9 at 10 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Kids build and decorate their own gingerbread houses. The kits and the candies are included. The cost is $25. Kids must be registered by Wednesday, December 5th. To register, go here.
Next, it's the Great Cupcake Giveaway at all four area Gigi's Cupcakes on Friday, December 14th, 6 a.m.-7 p.m. Customers who bring in at least 3 non-perishable items to donate to the Mid-South Food Bank will receive one gourmet cupcake as a thanks. The Q 107.5 Morning Crew will be broadcasting live, and there will be games and prizes.
Finally, Imagine Vegan Cafe is one of four restaurants across the country that is up for a Libby Award for Best Vegan Local Restaurant from peta2, PETA's youth division. To vote, go here. Voting continues until December 17th. Winners will be announced December 19th.