Chowhound from Boston here. I'll be in the Sunnyvale area 3/21-3/25 and could use a range of recommendations from client dinners to local faves. I'll have a car, so reasonable travel is fine. Bring it on!
If you want to spend more time caroling, and sipping wine instead of hanging in the kitchen, watch Chef Jansen Chan (International Culinary Center). make colored sugar, the easiest way to make basic sugar cookies shine on your holiday table.
The holidays mean it's time for bubbly. Let Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET) educator Vanessa Price teach you how to open a bottle properly and safely: without hurting somebody, or ruining that spark.