I have worked with, befriended, and volunteered for teachers and educators for the last 23 years. Teachers are some of my favorite people in the world. For this reason, as a public service I have … [Read more...] about What Your Child’s Teachers Really Want for Christmas (and what they really don’t)
“Retail Therapy”, relaxing with friends or just finding that perfect gift for someone special – it’s no secret that Fresno and Clovis have some of the greatest shops around.
Here’s a few of our secret local shopping experiences. If you have a favorite we’d that we haven’t yet covered Let us know!
After 5 months running a successful pop-up shop in Clovis, Andrea Van Gronigen, owner of local home staging company The Avenue decided it was time to open a permanent, open-to-the-public store for her … [Read more...] about Photo Tour: New home décor & gift boutique Shoppe at The Avenue
Last month we featured Downtown Fresno's Sun Stereo Warehouse building. It is located on Fulton Street across from Tioga Sequoia's Beer Garden. Today, I want to highlight a new boutique located inside … [Read more...] about New Downtown Boutique Offers LA’s Trendiest Styles
On recent trips to River Park, I had noticed a banner hanging in front of the one vacant shop. The banner read “Zaytoona – now hiring”. I was curious as to what Zaytoona was, and last weekend, I got … [Read more...] about NEW Local Business: Zaytoona in River Park
Back in early Spring is when I first heard about the Sun Stereo Warehouse in Downtown Fresno. Sun Stereo was renovated and soon became a hub for small businesses, an aerial arts studio, and an events … [Read more...] about NEW Sun Stereo Warehouse – Brewery District, Fresno
Summer is a time for making the most of the long days. It's a time to make memories with those you love spending time with. Making a trip as a family for dessert is one thing I like to do during the … [Read more...] about NEW Vampire Penguin Opens in NE Fresno
How It Started Jaeleen Shaw started her flower business in 2018 with just a mobile cart. Her cart was eye-catching and filled with buckets of gorgeous blooms from which customers could build their … [Read more...] about NEW Flora Flower Co brick & mortar shop is sure to delight!
Raising Cane’s Fresno first location opened its doors to excited crowds and long lines of cars. They are located on the southwest corner of Blackstone and El Paso across from Riverpark Shopping Center … [Read more...] about Raising Cane’s Debuts to a Clamoring Crowd in Fresno – Should you go?
Well folks, if you've been waiting for your sign to wrap up your holiday shopping - consider this your official sign! The Christmas week is upon us, and we're just a few days away from the big … [Read more...] about 5 Fabulous Places to Shop Local for Last Minute Holiday Gifts
A short list of places here in Fresno that are ready to accept your generosity Another Holiday season is approaching and we’re preparing for candy canes, hot chocolate, and spending time with loved … [Read more...] about Where To Give Back This Holiday Season
What to know before you go, 2021 edition After a year of drive-thru concessions in lieu of the typical large-scale event due to the Covid-19 pandemic in 2020, the Big Fresno Fair is back to a … [Read more...] about The Big Fresno Fair is Back!
This is not the first time nor will it be the last time I was excited to share something with you about one of my favorite hobby - houseplants. However, in this article two of my favorite things … [Read more...] about Let It Grow Fresno Opens Brick & Mortar House Plant Shop
Now more than ever, our small businesses need our support. This holiday season, we hope you'll consider purchasing gifts for the holidays from small shops! We've compiled a great list of … [Read more...] about FresYes Buy Local 2020 Holiday Gift Guide
If one of your goals for 2020 is to eat healthier, a great place to turn is a local farmers market. The Fresno area is full of them. In recent years many have begun to operate year-round. FresYes … [Read more...] about The FresYes Guide to Year-Round Farmers Markets