The Butter Paddle HOT FLASH 11/9/12

The Butter Paddle is the fund-raising arm of the EMQ Auxiliary, which has served the needs of local children in crisis since 1934.

100% of the profit from the shop is donated to EMQ FamiliesFirst.


As you can see, we've decked the halls at The Butter Paddle. Come in and find all your holiday pleasures and treasures.


Karen Didion is an artist specializing in capturing your memories with designs focused on the Christmas season. This beautiful Lighted Woodland Santa is 12” wide x 8” deep x 21” high.  He wears a long rusty brown coat with embroidered pine cones and is trimmed with dark brown faux fur. Because of the painstaking detail, Karen Didion Originals have a very realistic look. Come in and see our festive collection.

Enhance your holiday meals with Earth & Vine Provisions Apple Cranberry Pear Chutney. This delectable autumn fruit chutney combines sun-ripened pear, crunchy apple and tangy cranberries to perfection.  Stir into wild rice to complement your holiday entrees.  Pair with Gorgonzola or Stilton cheese, fresh sliced apple, pear and crusty bread slices for an exquisite appetizer. Yum!

This is the handmade stoneware basket that Eucalyptus Stoneware is known for. It's the stoneware bread basket that never gets put back in the pantry. Fill it with lemons on the kitchen counter. Heat it in the oven for dinner rolls. Use it to catch the mail! In fact, it will be a favorite addition to your holiday décor the entire season. Oven and dishwasher safe; Lead-free glaze.

Third generation Californian, Abby Peterson, has been creating handmade ceramic gifts for friends and family for years. Now she has brought a few of her favorite pieces to The Butter Paddle so that others may enjoy the craft that brings both balance and whimsy to her life. Come in and see her fanciful collection of Snowmen boxes and banks called The Brownish Button.


Monday - Thursday - 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Friday - 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Saturday - 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Sunday - 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM


Christmas has come early to The Butter Paddle.  When you buy $50 worth of merchandise you get your choice of our Jolly Santa Claus or Frosty Snowman soap/lotion dispenser for only $3.00.  Such an easy and festive way to bring the holidays to every corner of the house.  Hurry while supplies last.

Thought you should know...

EMQ FamiliesFirst is California’s largest and most comprehensive social services agency for children and their families. The private nonprofit, headquartered in Campbell, California, has helped children in crisis for more than 140 years. The agency’s mission is to do whatever it takes to help children, strengthen families, build communities and advocate for change. EMQ FamiliesFirst serves 18,000 children and their family members annually.

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The Butter Paddle Newsletter - e blast 53 - November 9, 2012