The knowledgeable staff at BetterHealth Store helps visitors to navigate a vast inventory of products for natural and nutritious living ranging from aromatherapy oils to gluten-free cookies. Natural, organic, and raw groceries from brands such as Amy's Kitchen and Nature's Path keep home cooking flavorful and wholesome, and a range of supplements, vitamins, and minerals helps to ease health issues, increase energy, or incinerate burritos that have overstayed their welcome. A wide variety of teas and coffees offers options such as fair-trade beans and yerba mate to healthfully wash down each nourishing morsel. Customers can peruse the prepared foods department, which includes salad bars, fresh raw juices, all natural smoothies, specialty sandwiches, and salads.
The independently owned Community Bowling Centers accommodate bowlers of all ages and abilities, featuring bumper-equipped lanes and lightweight balls designed for the hands of pintsize players. At 10 smoke-free locations throughout the region, guests enjoy open hours in addition to league opportunities and special events. The onsite bar serves ice-cold cups of soda or beer, which guests may raise in toasts to friendship and man's ability to hydrate himself. On select evenings, the alley lights turn down and the ethereal illumination of Glow N Bowl takes over with laser-light shows and fog machines. As balls roll down phosphorescent lanes, a sound track of thumping beats and alien distress calls saturates the space.
Originally conceived as a website dedicated to sharing information on rock climbing and mountain biking, Trail's Edge Cyclery opened its first storefront in 2003; a second followed in 2010. The shop's experienced mechanics and sales associates are all cyclists themselves, channeling their love of peddle-based transportation into comprehensive bike-repair, -rental, and -hypnotizing services. Biking gear and climbing gear from Surly, Cannondale, and other leading brands are sold online and at both analog locations in Plymouth and Milford.
The stylists and technicians at Beau Chic Salon & Boutique keep their clients looking trendy by staying abreast of current cuts and coloring techniques. Their advanced training shows in their bold highlights and glamorous updos, and their dedication to great customer services shines through when they treat their clients like family.
Locally owned and operated since 2000, Showroom of Elegance offers sparkler-seekers an abundant selection of fine jewelry in its shiny 3,000-square-foot showroom. Peruse case after case of sterling silver ($19.99+) and gold and diamond jewelry ($100+), from watches ($29.99–$1,500) to a multitude of chains and bracelets. Earrings catch eyes and ear holes alike; pendants and rings round out the adornment potentialities.
Plymouth Nursery’s degreed horticulturists and certified nurserymen can help accessorize gardens by guiding prospective planters through a lush 16 acres of outdoor flora, 12,000-square-foot greenhouse, and newly renovated garden center. Prickly rose bushes, sweet honeysuckles, and more than 100 other plants and shrubs adorn the plant playground outside. Green velvet boxwoods add color to front walkways ($24.99 in 12–15” pots), Quick Fire hydrangeas easily win shootout duels with rabbits ($19.99 in 15–18” pots), and Knock Out roses melt tween hearts with their glistening washboard stems ($24.99 in 15–18” pots). Frolic through the greenhouse to discover rows of fresh water lilies, painted daisies, and ferns, each hand-selected and carefully monitored by gardening experts.