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Nancie CainSpreading Holiday Cheer: The Joy of Supporting Local Businesses This ChristmasDec. 6th, 2023

Spreading Holiday Cheer: The Joy of Supporting Local Businesses This Christmas

Shopping locally plays a crucial role in sustaining and enriching our communities. When we choose to purchase from local small businesses, we're not just buying a product or a service; we're investing in the economic health and vitality of our neighborhood. Each local purchase helps to circulate money within the c…
Elyssa at WhirLocalChoose Local: Why Supporting Small Businesses Matters This Shopping SeasonNov. 22nd, 2023

Choose Local: Why Supporting Small Businesses Matters This Shopping Season

As the holiday season approaches, consumers are bombarded with endless Black Friday deals. During these high-profile shopping days, when big box retailers and online giants often dominate the market with massive sales and promotions, choosing to shop at small and local businesses can make a big difference. While Small…
Elyssa at WhirLocalJanuary 20th is National Cheese Lover's Day!Jan. 20th, 2022

January 20th is National Cheese Lover's Day!

Not to be confused with National Cheese Day on June 4th, National Cheese Lover's Day is all about the people who love everything cheesy. Be it brie, bleu cheese, mozzarella, or the classic cheddar, celebrate yourself today with your favorite cheesy dish from a local restaurant in your area or a homemade charcuterie bo…
Elyssa at WhirLocalDecember 15th is National Cupcake Day!Dec. 15th, 2021

December 15th is National Cupcake Day!

Did you know that cupcakes have their own holiday? On December 15th each year, National Cupcake Day gives us an extra reason to enjoy these sweet treats! Whether you pick up your cupcakes from your local bakery or bake them at home with your loved ones, we hope you can join us in celebrating. 🧁 …
Nancie CainThe Sweetest Part of Holidays: Desserts and Family GatheringsNov. 1st, 2023

The Sweetest Part of Holidays: Desserts and Family Gatherings

Holidays are as much about delicious traditions as they are about togetherness. As families converge around festive tables, it's often the desserts that steal the show, evoking cherished memories and crafting new ones. Each pie slice or spoonful of pudding isn't just a taste of sweetness—it's a bite of family histor…
Elyssa at WhirLocalNovember 23rd is National Espresso Day!Nov. 23rd, 2021

November 23rd is National Espresso Day!

November 23rd is National Espresso Day! This fun holiday was created to celebrate the invention of the espresso machine and the way espresso has influenced coffee since 1884. Here are a few quick facts about espresso: - Espresso is both a type of coffee beverage and a brewing method, and it is not limited to a …
Nancie CainOctober: Fire Prevention MonthOct. 11th, 2023

October: Fire Prevention Month

October is Fire Prevent Month and this year's theme is "Cooking safety starts with you!" So here are a few tips to keep you, your loved ones, and your home and business safe... Watch what you heat. Stay in the kitchen until you're done cooking and all heating equipment is off. Never cook if you're tired, ha…
Nancie CainFueled by Coffee: Local Coffee Shops in Norman, OKOct. 4th, 2023

Fueled by Coffee: Local Coffee Shops in Norman, OK

Whether you're searching for a comfortable café to catch up with friends or a quick pick-me-up on your way to work, Norman offers a wide variety of options. BEANSTALK COFFEE & SNOThis coffee and sno shop is unlike anything you have ever seen. And when you stop by, you have to check out their 16ft beans…
Nancie CainWater's Edge Winery: A Splash of ExcellenceSep. 1st, 2023

Water's Edge Winery: A Splash of Excellence

In the bustling city of Moore, where national chains often overshadow the charm of local businesses, there's a delightful exception to the rule. Enter Water's Edge Winery, the brainchild of the dynamic duo, Mara and Mike English. This isn't just another winery; it's a testament to passion, dedication, and a hint o…
Joseph SIngletonA Slice of Brotherhood and Tradition: The Story Behind Bella's PizzeriaJul. 5th, 2023

A Slice of Brotherhood and Tradition: The Story Behind Bella's Pizzeria

Owner Aaron Wilbur mans the register Right here in Moore, Oklahoma, a heartwarming tale of brotherhood, tradition, and culinary artistry unfolds. Nestled in a small shopping center just west of 12th and Santa Fe at 1200 NW 12th St., #1210, is Bella's Pizzeria, where the scent of fresh Sicilian-style pizza envelopes…

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