Are you looking to sweeten up the holidays? Dadant & Sons’ fresh honey will surely put a smile on the face of any family member with an avid sweet tooth. Dadant is also a convenient stop in Albion for honey dispensers and natural honey lip balms — gifts sure to tickle anyone’s taste “buzz”! A 150-year-old family company based in Illinois, Dadant’s location in Albion — … Continue reading Dadant & Sons: More Than Just ‘Everything for the Beekeeper’
When looking for a holiday gift, there’s no easier option than to stop by the Albion Heritage Bed & Breakfast. It’s basically on campus, so you have no excuse! This B & B has a selection of one-of-a-kind, American-made mugs for the very affordable price of $15. Each of these stoneware mugs has a unique glaze and is embellished with Albion Heritage’s logo. Its uniqueness … Continue reading Every Sip from an Albion Heritage Bed & Breakfast Mug Will Be a Reminder of You
You’ve just taken two (or maybe even three, yikes!) exams, packed up all your dirty laundry, and now you’re on your way home. To improve the journey, pick up a cup of coffee at Albion’s locally owned Biggby … and while you’re at it, grab a few last-minute gifts for the family. A nice full bag of fresh whole bean or ground Biggby Coffee is an affordable gift that … Continue reading Head Home with a Cuppa and Gifts from Albion’s Own Biggby
Besides offering a good-looking trim, Illusions Hair Design sells soaps, hair-care and nail-care products that will show your friends and family back home that your gift-giving skills extend beyond the usual and reach into the thoughtful. Select from their Redken, Matrix and Rusk lines. Or give gifts of Zum Bar soap, hand-made with goat’s milk. Goat’s milk is valued for moisturizing and keeping skin’s oils in balance. Also good to know: … Continue reading Illusions Hair Design: Got Goat’s Milk?
When was the last time you had a nice surprise for your mother? The woman who took care of you when you were sick, cleaned up your scrapes when you fell off your tricycle, and did countless loads of laundry for you growing up? Was it when you were four and made her a macaroni necklace? Step up your game with Anna’s House of Flowers. Flowers … Continue reading Flowers From Anna’s House to Yours
Scented candles bring warmth and ambiance to holiday gatherings. Parks Drug Store has a wide variety of long-lasting, clean-burning candle fragrances from Ganz Company. Bring back memories of Christmases past with the scents of balsam, fir and pine — perfect for someone longing for the smell of a live Christmas tree. Or help the family set a festive mood with a Ganz sugar cookie candle. You can even give someone you love the sound and scent … Continue reading Parks Drug Store: This Season’s Prescription Is for Scented Candles
Another holiday, another disappointed look from that hard-to-buy-for family member? Not this year, not if you stop in at Hadfield’s Watch Repair and Antiques. Hadfield’s is where you will find unique gifts that will impress even the pickiest of relatives. Possibilities include rare American and foreign currency, a range of collectible watches, glassware, figurines, old cameras, furnishings, and more. With an ever-changing stock, you won’t find the same … Continue reading Hadfield’s: Where Yesterday’s Common Is Today’s Rare