Paper-wrapped bundles, care packages, and crates pour in and out of Hometown Postal Connection, an authorized shipping center for FedEx, UPS, DHL, and the USPS. Shelves brim with colorful bouquets of paper, pens, and sticky notes, which can be used to post memos or brief reviews of every lunch that was in the office fridge. Alongside the ranks of stationery stand gifts from brands including Ganz and Willow Tree, as well as greeting cards and holiday decorations. The staccato clack of keys drifts from pay-per-use computers, where customers print tickets and shipping labels from the Internet, as mailbox rentals offer a secure spot to collect postcards.
In Balance In Control’s licensed massage therapist utilizes a variety of techniques to help their clients reduce stress and pains. He specializes in treating neck and shoulder tensions as a result of chronic stress or repetitive motions. His services include Swedish, therapeutic, deep-tissue, facial-toning, and chair massages along with aromatherapy and deep muscle therapy.
For the mind behind Psychic Botanica, it's all in the family. A fifth-generation psychic, she focuses on helping people to find love, repair damaged relationships, and to leave unhappiness behind. Pulling from a toolbox stocked with tarot cards and crystals, she performs palm, psychic, and chakra readings, attempts to peer through the fog of history to uncover past lives, and works to break bad luck streaks, much to the relief of her client's fifth and final set of spare car keys.
Brush Design was created in 2002 by the mother-daughter team Chrisann Goad and Ashley Thorne. More than 10 years later, the duo continues to work one-on-one with clients and dream up designs that revitalize walls. Depending on the job, they might paint a living room a solid color or decorate a child's room in wall-length murals that depict their favorite TV characters or Supreme Court justices.
Under the watchful guidance of founder and yogi Brynn Byrne, the dedicated instructors at Elemental Yoga: North Texas Yoga Therapy help students boost core strength and detoxify bodily systems with their schedule of yoga classes. Classes vary based on skill level and intensity, with meditative flow easing practitioners into centering poses and advanced posture sessions helping seasoned students progress on their yogic journeys. No matter the class, instructors embrace the tenets of holistic healing, crafting sessions that can improve respiration, sharpen mental faculties, and restore energy lost during attempts to power the television with a stationary bike.
Natural Expressions Photography was started in 1999 by Christopher McBrown; he enjoys being able to capture moments that uniquely express his clients' thoughts and emotions. Over the years he has had the opportunity to work with a number of local and national clients and be featured in magazines such as Jer and Ebony.