Andrew’s Caramels (https://andrewscaramel.com/) has been making all natural caramel apples fresh in Chicago for 60 years. Whether you like a plain Caramel Apple or something more exotic like a Turtle Caramel Apple, Andrew’s won’t disappoint you with their crisp apples and yummy caramel. Visit them at 6620 W Dakin St in Chicago. (773) 286-2224.
Bright Endeavors (https://brightendeavors.org/) sells soy candles that are made by young mothers who are empowered by learning a new craft and having a source of revenue through the Bright Endeavors paid job training program. Candles are available in a variety of scents and sizes and can also be rented out to venues and restaurants for single use events. (773) 388-2811.
Gallery’s Choice (https://www.galleryschoice.com/) is a three for one specialty shop located at 926 Warren Ave in Downers Grove. They offer (1) stunning handmade art from plaques to bowls, (2) a variety of art classes, and (3) a novel assortment of lavender products made and baked with lavender fresh from their local farm in Yorkville. 630-969-5660.
Open Space Organizing (http://openspaceorganizing.com/) helps declutter your life and gets you on the path of freedom. Your time is valuable and shouldn’t be wasted sifting through the same junk drawer or stack of papers repeatedly. If you don’t feel the energy moving in your home or office, Cathy and her crew can help you get started. 630-453-2582.
I have added these new contacts to our Green Links page as well, so you can find them there along with some of our other green resource listings. We hope you enjoyed learning about them. If you know of anybody that you think should be added to Green Links, drop us a line. We are always happy to encourage local sustainability. Thanks for Going Green!