Local business is what gives our community its personality. It is what sets us apart, keeps us vibrant, and flavors our everyday life. Sure, shopping on Amazon is easy but trust us, they will be fine if you choose to spend your dollars elsewhere.
This holiday season, more than ever before, we all need to come together to support local business. We’ve rounded up some of our local favorites that you can support this year. Your support could be the difference in these businesses keeping their doors open.
Give the gift of play with Snapology! Snapology believes kids are meant to learn through play. Children can participate in classes, camps, workshops, and/or birthday parties- in-person and virtually- focusing on Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math. Snapology engages children ages 1-14 using LEGO® bricks, K’Nex and technology. Kids all ages can build, experiment, and solve problems while having fun!
Flowers are a beautiful and meaningful gift for any occasion. Unique Floral & Gifts is known for their unique style, consistent quality, and customer service. The gift shop also has a wide variety of clothing, jewelry, outdoor and garden décor, home décor, and sympathy gifts. Unique Floral & Gifts wants you to have exactly what you want, so they have the option of custom flower arrangements for any occasion; if you can think it, they can create it.
Roma’s Family Restaurant is the go to spot for authentic Italian cuisine. They specialize in subs, calzones served on homemade bread, hand-tossed pizzas, and pasta dishes – all made fresh daily! Dine-out, take-out, and delivery services are available. They are known for their giant party pizza; a square pizza that is cut into 30 slices, perfect for large parties.
OMONI Boutique is a store that focuses on honoring the beauty and strength of all women, and to push the boundaries of fashion little by little. They have it all from casual wear to dresses. OMONI Boutique wants everyone to feel confident and love how they look in everything they wear. This boutique is a women-owned business that was created to honor her Mother and that is how the name OMONI, Korean for Mother, came about.
Herman Hiss & Company is a fourth generation jewelry and watch store. Tri-City citizens have come to rely on Herman Hiss for new jewelry, custom-designed jewelry, appraisals and repairs, watches and gifts. Herman Hiss is also a great spot to find the perfect engagement ring or wedding band. Check out their gift guide today for the perfect gift for him, her, or even the kids!
We understand times are tough and not everyone can afford to financially support local business. But, there are plenty of free ways to support these businesses too.
· Follow them on social media
· Share a review on google or Facebook if you have loved their service in the past
· Sign up for their newsletters
· Share their information with your social circle