These are business that I admire, patron, or chat with. Check them out! Support the small business owner.
www.essentialherbal.com: I garden, specifically with herbs. This is a GREAT resource of information and experience. Download a free copy of their magazine. You won’t be disappointed.
http://www.etsy.com/shop/girlwithasword: She hand dyes her wool with herbs from her garden. I’ve purchased from her and really enjoy the colors of her yarn. She also has an herb shop: www.prairielandherbs.com
www.connerprairie.org: Living history museum in Fishers, near my home. I volunteer in the gardens there. Aside from my home, it is my haven.
aquarianbath.com: Hand made, all natural herbal products.
www.goodearthapparel.com : An organization that raises money to help community projects, charities, and anything that promotes the well-being of our community (the local and global). Check out their cool t-shirts and know that you are helping others in need.
ufseeds.com: Urban Farmer Seeds in Westfield, Indiana. Heirloom and GMO-free seeds packaged in magazine pages, donated by the local library. Recycle!
https://www.facebook.com/TransformationsArtBarn : A nifty old red barn full of upcycled, repurposed, recycled handmade goodies! Located just outside of South Haven, Michigan – which is on the lake. So…for a rainy day on your vacation, be sure to stop by.
http://www.rustichickoryfurniture.com/american/wildwood.html : American Wildwood Gallery located in Rushville, Indiana. Strictly American and handmade items. Open during fall and winter seasons – perfect for Christmas shopping.
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Caseys-Dry-Goods/139519642852508 : Casey’s Dry Goods at Constantine’s Nursery in Richfield, OH. This shop has an old-time general store feel to it. The owner spends a few weeks in the off season traveling and shopping for unique items.