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Shop Small: Small Business Saturday

Shop Small: Small Business Saturday

  This week, the week before Thanksgiving, we are being bombarded with more than just turkey recipes and guest RSVP’s. The moment we get the mail from the mailbox or turn on the TV, we are hit with loads of Black Friday advertisements. The super sales, the amazing deals. And each year, the doors open earlier and earlier, and the deals from major companies seem to get better and better. ┬áMillions of dollars in revenue are … Read entire article »

Filed under: Gift Ideas, Made in the USA, Socially Conscious, Uncategorized

Don’t Miss Neighborhood Toy Store Day: November 10, 2012

Don’t Miss Neighborhood Toy Store Day: November 10, 2012

I feel strongly about the need to support local businesses. As you do your holiday shopping, please remember that your purchases can make a difference in your local community. In November, there are two big events that support small businesses: Neighborhood Toy Store Day and Small Business Saturday. Saturday November 10th is the 3rd Annual Neighborhood Toy Store Day, sponsored by ASTRA (the American Specialty Toy Retailing Association.) Many stores will be having special events in … Read entire article »

Filed under: Chanukah, Charity, Christmas, Events, Featured, Gift Ideas, Seasonal, Socially Conscious, Toys (All Ages)