With our daily choices of where we buy our goods and services, we as citizens create our economy. John McKnight of the Asset-Based Community Development Institute lists “Economy” as one of the 6 realms where citizens have incredible power to lead, transform, and create healthy systems in society (article/book).
It’s amazing what you can buy locally, when you start looking for it. Here are more links for local services and products. Please let post your favorites below in the comments field!
Sarasota Farmer’s Market ~ veggies & more, every Saturday
HEALTH & BEAUTY
Open Door Community Acupuncture, Hayley Enright –*sliding scale* acupuncture!!!
Bhakti Healing, Michelle Roy — super skilled, community oriented healer, body worker & yoga instructor. Also has massage services
Transformative Touch (massage), Patricia Rogers
Rosemary Court Yoga ~ Wonderful community vibe in a historical part of Sarasota
Sarasota Soap Chick
LolaBlue ~ Soaps & Candles
Sarasota Hardware & Paint Co.
Bookstore One ~ Love these guys. New books
A. Parker’s Books & Book Bazaar ~ vast array of used & specialty books