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Brian Leaf has spent countless hours parsing through Family Guy, Twilight, The 40-Year Old Virgin, and myriad other pop-culture phenomena—not for his own amusement, but to pick out SAT and ACT vocabulary words lurking in the scripts, which he's compiled in six books. A seasoned test-prep instructor, Leaf has helped thousands of students surmount standardized tests through his books and workshops, which dole out insider advice for taking the entire tests as well as specific subjects such as math, reading, and dodgeball. Students leave each session with a collection of McGraw-Hill guidebooks, tips on stress management and avoiding common avoidable mistakes, and strategies for each subject.

269 Main St
Northampton,
MA
US

Groundwork to Health?s Monica Peters, a health coach and licensed massage therapist, believes that blending nutrition and physical activity with reduced stress and healthier personal relationships can lead to a fulfilling lifestyle. Her holistic approach looks at all areas of a client?s life, such as career, spirituality, and home life, and integrates practical, energetic activities and healthy food choices so you don?t have to raid a pet rabbit?s cage for sustenance. As one of her cornerstone treatments, she offers a comprehensive six-month program tailored every step of the way to help her clients develop well-rounded routines.

98 Main Street
Northampton,
MA
US

Officially established in 2011, Happy Valley Pet Service helps pet owners lap up peace of mind throughout the year by offering its services every day, even on holidays. Walking sessions keep pooches occupied on a daily basis, while brief visits for feeding, bathroom breaks, or medication consumption ensure domesticated roommates remain happy, healthy, and reluctant to withdraw their share of the next cable bill. Servicing more than just pets, Happy Valley Pet Service is also available for household chores such as trash disposal and mail pickup.

105 East Street
Hadley,
MA
US

As its name suggests, Whatever You Need helps homeowners tackle a wide range of carpentry, woodwork, and light-duty domestic tasks both indoors and out. Customers receive a free estimate of each project’s time and cost beforehand, giving them a clearer idea of how many shelves they wish to hang or whether the doghouse really needs a three-car garage. Fresh paint brightens walls and clogged vents breathe easy after a visit from the handy helpers, who may also be enlisted to sweep snow from roofs and sidewalks or clean debris from swimming pools. Whatever You Need! is not licensed for extensive electrical and plumbing services, but can unclog customers’ drains, or help lonely outlets revive their dating lives with a new face.

35 State St
Northampton,
MA
US

Before founding Indigo Massage and Healing Center, Joe and Charity pursued virtually every interest they could, traveling across the globe to explore potential passions. Joe worked odd jobs and honed his interpersonal awareness as a nurses’ assistant and life coach, and Charity devoted herself to helping start a rainforest preserve in Costa Rica and volunteering at a Moroccan orphanage. Both their paths, however, eventually converged on their mutual passion: massage. Together, the couple boasts 500-hour certifications and endless additional training, and along with a team of doctors and bodywork experts, they work on issues ranging from muscle pain to overactive skeletons. Beyond the suite of wellness services, which includes acupuncture, homeopathic medicine, and yoga classes, the center offers mental counseling to ensure its clients’ holistic health.

45 Main St
Florence,
MA
US

Established: 2012

Reservations/Appointments: Required

Handicap Accessible: No

Staff Size: 1 person

Parking: Parking lot

Most popular service: Reiki and Restorative Yoga with Reiki

Pro Tip: Don't worry about having to "do" anything. Simply lie down, breathe, and let Reiki do its thing.

98 Main St
Northampton,
MA
US