Every local community has a story, a history, and a unique personality that cannot be replicated. This is often thanks to specialized, small-scale businesses, like this one, which contribute to a neighborhood’s distinctive character and promote a thriving ecosystem in their community. Small, independent businesses offer diverse products and services, fostering economic resilience by removing the local economy’s dependence on a single industry. When you buy local, you build local, and deepen your connection to your own community.
As a result, patronizing a local business like this is an act of community building. Check out their website to learn more about the local experience you can discover today.
Did You Know?
- 48 cents of every dollar spent at a locally owned retail business goes back into the local community. That’s more than three times the amount that local economies recover from chain retailers — Civic Economics’ 2012 survey of local businesses
- Local businesses have generated 65% of the country’s net new jobs over the past 17 years — US Small Business Administration
Tranquility and Wellness
Healing and personal transformation are the underlying themes at Tranquility and Wellness, and the staff helps clients achieve this with a slate of wellness treatments and group classes. Massage therapists soothe chronic aches and pains with a variety of massage modalities, including deep-tissue, relaxation, and therapeutic, as well as healing reiki treatments. Customers can further explore some of these treatments with workshops at the studio; current offerings include reiki workshops for beginners and practitioners alike. The studio also promotes wellness with a schedule of classes, such as candlelight yoga, led by experienced and passionate instructors.