Established in 1980, Blueberry Havens has been a sprawling blueberry farm and summertime social hub for nearly 35 years. Spread across 220 acres, which hold more than 20,000 plants, the farm opens its gates to the public for picking seasons that typically run from mid-June to August. Visitors flock to the lush farm, borrowing gallon buckets or 10-gallon hats and filling them to the brim with succulent blueberries. They're all grown without pesticides, herbicides, or fungicides?owner Rod Havens makes sure of it.
Health Wise Foods’ knowledgeable staff wends their way through more than 50,000 items to outfit fitness-minded patrons with a host of health boosters. Leech off of wellness vapors from Nature's Way Alive! multivitamins ($26.99 for 90 tabs) or tap into pill-size iron deposits with Solgar Gentle iron-vegetable capsules ($10.88 for 90 tabs). Bodies looking to bulk up before sand-castle thrashing season can avail themselves of Naturade Sugar-Free Weight Gain drink mix ($19.27 for 2.5 lbs.), and Unisom sleep-aid tablets ($5.99 for eight tabs) can help lull intractable insomniacs into a blissful slumber.
GNC sells a wide variety of supplements (vitamin and mineral and herbal) and other health products (sports nutrition, diet, energy, body care, and more). You're sure to find something right for you, such as Ginkgo biloba capsules or that box of SuperFoods Supreme you wish for every Groundhog Day.
Even if you think you know what you want going into Fuzziwig's Candy Factory, you might find yourself lingering over the store's other selections. Everywhere you look, round dispensers teem with Jelly Belly jellybeans, gummy candies, and M&M's. Tubs of Tootsie Rolls, and Pixy Stix fill the floors, and fresh-made fudge and gourmet caramel apples line display cases. There?s also old fashioned and one-of-a-kind sodas to quench thirsts, toy bubblegum machines to fill goody bags, and PEZ dispensers to teach children about intellectual-property licensing. All of these items, along with a selection of Hello Kitty, TY, and Ganz toys, make excellent holiday gifts, stocking stuffers, or snacks for shopping marathons.
The squad of licensed specialists staffing the skin studio at the Alabama Wellness Centers helps save skin from ruin with a number of services that can hydrate, rejuvenate, and anti-age. The sensitively skinned can unclog facial sockets and clear up acne with a PCA basic-exfoliating chemical peel or they can opt for a clarifying mask, ideal for clients who desire advanced treatment for skin issues but don't want to peel away the treasure maps etched on the outermost layer of their foreheads. Upgrade to the PCA Ultra Peel I chemical peel to treat dehydrated and maturing skin with the power of moderate-to-aggressive exfoliation, helping leave skin plump, hydrated, soft, and compliment-prone. The Esthetique peel imbues skin with improved brightness, tightness, and texture, whereas the Ultra Peel I treatment with a layer of Ultra Peel II incorporates a cream mask containing natural phytohormones and vitamins to help plump and moisturize aging skin while increasing collagen, elastin, and cell turnover.
The original Village Cafe was started in 1990 by Patrick and Susie Butier as a place to showcase Patrick's knowledge of French-American cuisine. The Butiers sold the restaurant io 2003 to Tom Shaver. Tom was in the hospitality industry for 20+ years and helped to continue the great success Village Cafe had already achieved.