The movie is also arrange as a conventional love tale, however there is some actual magic within the air on most sensible of the sparks flying between Sierra and Jake. Audience know that Avy made a healthy Christmas want for her dad to to find love on the wishing tree, however it should had been greater than a naive child’s dream for her father to feel free.
Sierra, Jake, and Avy first meet a person dressed like Santa on the Christmas marketplace, and he simply so occurs to have the only factor that will spark Sierra’s reminiscence mendacity round his sales space: A Santa snow globe. Of direction, the thing is a callback to Sierra’s reminiscence of her mom’s snow globe and the primary particular person she comes to take into accout.
Certain, Santa has a twinkle in his eye, however at this level, that may be chalked up to accident. Later within the movie, when Jake comes to a decision to profess his love to Sierra, they discover a reward sleigh on the hotel. So, who, if no longer Santa, left it for them?
Any other second alluding to Santa’s bona fides is just outdoor the area of accident. When Jake tries to to find Sierra for the large (not-so-unexpected) romantic declaration, who is there to information him in the correct course? Yup, Santa. And he lives up to his mildly creepy watcher schtick as he peeps Avy’s want come true with that patented twinkle.