December 2022

This issue is all about giving back. “At the end of the day, it’s not about what you have or even what you’ve accomplished … It’s about who you’ve lifted up, who you’ve made better. It’s about what you’ve given back.” —Denzel Washington, actor 

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December Magazine 2022

This issue of Woodbury Magazine closes out 2022, and we’re ending the year on a high note. In this issue, we’re celebrating the season of giving back and the joy of tradition.

Cheers with wine glasses.

Holiday Wines to Bring to the Dinner Table.

Swedish Meatballs

Bring Hygge Vibes to the Holiday Table with Swedish Meatballs.

The Speckled Beauty

'The Speckled Beauty' Book Review

Angel of Hope Memorial statue

Angel of Hope Memorial Coming to Woodbury. The Angel of Hope Memorial provides a space for parents to honor their lost children.

Thrift Shop

Basic Needs Thrift Shop Gives Back to SoWashCo Community. Basic Needs Thrift Shop helps families in need.

Bennett LeVander at the 2022 PWER Alpine Ski Team sections race.

Brothers Take Friendly Rivalry to the Slopes. All district PWER Alpine Ski Team looks forward to this season.

Pianist Phil Thompson

’Tis the Season to be Harmonious. Phil Thompson shares his musical endeavors through annual charity album.

Teen Emerson Tallents and service dog Arlo.

Local Teen Takes Her Mental Health into Her Own Hands. Emerson Tallents advocates for herself and teenagers who struggle with mental health.

Girl Scouts Saahithi Maddukuri (14), Kiera Potvin (13) and Penelope Rippentrop (14)

Three Local Girl Scouts Cultivate Connection. Three Girl Scouts bring a sense of pride and purpose to a senior living community.

A selection of cakes from Nothing Bundt Cake

Madeline’s Petite Patisserie Party 2022. The cast of Madeline’s Christmas hosts a Christmas party for kiddos.

Sliced Kaffe Brød

Tasty Family Traditions Shared by Our Advisory Board. Our Editorial Advisory Board gets into the holiday spirit with their family traditions.

'Daydreaming Elmer'

Focus on Woodbury: Daydreaming Elmer. Photographer captures bittersweet memory.