The 2-day free shipping offered by Amazon Prime inspired me to try ordering some things I hadn't thought to order before on Amazon, like garbanzo beans, Himalayan salt, Red Mill popcorn, Muir Glen tomato sauce and lots of other staples.
There's probably no dessert more closely associated with Christmas than the Buche de Noel, the "yule log" cake. This confection is cake (usually yellow) rolled and dressed to look something like a length of firewood.
Given the limited life span of spice, particularly ground spice, it makes sense to purchase spices – especially infrequently used spices – in small quantities so that you can pretty much use them up by the time it's ready to retire them.
There's a lot of local meat and cheese at Marion Street Cheese Market. On their website, you can purchase several gift collections, including a 3-month Cheese of the Month gift for about $100 or a simple gift card (always a safe bet) for $25.