Ocie Floral Does Naperville Wedding Flowers Right

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We previously complied a list of some of the best flower shops in Naperville.  Here’s a more in-depth look at one of them.  We spoke with Carol Sawka of Ocie Floral and asked her about what makes her business tick.

How did you get started in this business?

While I was working my way through college, I needed a part-time job so I applied at a floral shop. It was a perfect fit.  I moved back to Illinois and moved up the floral ladder to become a wedding specialist.  Through knowing vendors that I did weddings with, it was their input and push that sent me to start my own business. [Read more…]

Apple Store In Naperville: Your Complete Guide

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Where is there an Apple store?  Well, there’s one in London, Tokyo, Rome, Shanghai, Berlin, Paris, and in many other major international cities.

Oh, and there’s also an Apple store in downtown Naperville.  (we must be pretty important, huh?)

Yep, right in the heart of the downtown area you’ll find it with its huge glass entryway and silver fascia dotted with the signature lite-brite Apple logo. [Read more…]

Why Dog Patch Pets In Naperville Is Awesome

dog patch pets in napervilleDog Patch Pet And Feed in Naperville has been around a long time.  Since 1972, in fact.

As a kid, the only thing I knew about Dog Patch Pets was that they sponsored a really great Naperville park district baseball team.  My teammates and I were always collectively bummed out when we knew they were on our schedule.

“Who are we playing tonight?”

“Dog Patch.”

“Oh, great!” (Cue sarcasm.  And, no, we never won.)

What I didn’t know back then was that they were much more than just the sponsor of the best little league team this side of the Missy-sip.  They’re also an awesome pet store. [Read more…]

The Best Florists And Flower Shops In Naperville, IL

naperville floristsLooking for the best florists and flower shops in Naperville?  Well, there’s lots to choose from, that’s for sure.

Because there’s so many out there, we took a look around and did some comparisons for you.  We took into account that you’d be looking for: [Read more…]