Danette Newton was skeptical of the ingredients in the face washes she used. As a biomedical engineer, she decided to take matters into her own hands, and turned to nature for the answers. Using botanical elements, Newton began to make her own skincare products, and soon Simply Me Naturally was born. Today, Danette has expanded her business into a wide variety of products not just for the skin, but also for hair, lips, and even gentle products for babies.
Rolling Video Games provides a fleet of mobile, video-game theaters. These spacious truck trailers, armed a large library of age-appropriate games, feature four high-definition televisions, ample climate-controlled seating, and enough video-game consoles and controllers to allow 16 players to play simultaneously. Each trailer is self-powered and operated by an onsite game coach who serves to answer questions and gently guide players on their way to princesses in other castles.
Trek Bicycle Store supplies weekend warriors and casual cyclers with a stable of sleek bikes. Plant your posteriors on one of three bike models: the Kaitai, equipped with a Shimano Acera eight-speed drivetrain; the Pure Sport, a comfy ride tricked out with a low stance and wide saddle; or the 7.2 FX, a fine-tuned machine boasting eight speeds and a hydroformed frame. Rentals include a helmet and a map, which identifies local points of interest such as the Riverwalk and highlights cardio-stimulating trails and scenic potholes.
A team of instructors, which includes law-enforcement personnel in its ranks, helps students sharpen their aim in shooting classes such as Beginner's Handguns 101. The in-house dealership's weapons experts advise visitors and unveil a collection of firearms and ammo from manufacturers such as Smith & Wesson and Beretta. Memberships grant privileges such as extended range hours and ammo discounts.
For the culinary crew at Organic Meals Delivered, the business of prepared meals isn't just one of convenience, but sustainability and local commitment. The chefs put only organic ingredients, which are predominantly chosen from local farms, into their menu of fresh comfort fare, including green-bean casseroles, squash frittata, and baked spaghetti. Their meals are made from a combination of new and generations-old family recipes and are vegan friendly, and many promote weight loss. They are not only healthy, but keep food and resources within the community to fortify family farms and keep local scarecrows employed.