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  1. Introducing The Pet Palace

    August 20, 2019

    As we anticipate the changing colors and temperatures of autumn, you’ll see our displays changing to cozier themes. One BIG change you won’t be able to miss once you wander into our Gift Galleries at the southwest corner of our store is The Pet Palace. Our buyers keep finding more and more fun items for […]

  2. Give Your Back-to-School Traditions International Flair

    July 31, 2019

    Want to have a little fun with your back-to-school traditions? Schultüte! Don’t worry, we’re not cursing at you in another language. We’re telling you about fun German back-to-school traditions. As the inventors of kindergarten (translated: “Garden of Children”), Germans make a big deal out of kids moving on from kindergarten or preschool to a real […]

  3. Best of the Best

    July 15, 2019

    After a second round of voting in the Daily Herald’s Reader’s Choice awards, The Little Traveler was named Best of the Best in 4 categories. The Daily Herald’s readership spans a huge geographic area, pretty much the entire Chicago suburbs, so this is kind of a big deal. Thank you to everyone who voted!Congratulations are in order […]

  4. Have Fun While Earning Money for Your Cause

    May 20, 2019

    JULIETS: Just Us Ladies Into Eating Together & Shopping You and your besties enjoy a day out together, right? So we’ve come up with a way to make it even better. When your group of 6-15 registers with us at least one week in advance for a Monday-Friday visit, you’ll get the “Traveler treatment” and earn […]

  5. Drinks on the Patio

    We know you can’t be at our place for all of your good times, so we’ve stocked the store with great items for home entertaining. In the Conservatory Turn your backyard space into a private getaway with comfortable outdoor-living furniture in a variety of styles. Add an artistic fountain and statuary for a serene touch at all […]

  6. Top 10 Gift Ideas for Dad

    We know you don’t typically think of men when it comes to The Little Traveler, but as the list below shows, we’ve got plenty of treasures that men will enjoy. It’s a great opportunity to get him something he probably wouldn’t go out and buy for himself. Father’s Day is Sunday, June 16 1. Sports Team…Flags, Tervis […]

  7. Proudly Made in the USA

    Honoring Our Great Nation’s 243rd Birthday These fifteen wonderful brands are just a sampling of the American-made goodness you’ll find around The Little Traveler every day. Sterling Risers Sterling Risers are the newest sensation in Housewares. Add height and dimension to your tablescapes with these innovative stands that have interchangeable legs and decorative toppers. They’re meant to shine in the spotlight, […]

  8. 10 Staff Picks for Mother’s Day

    May 1, 2019

    Mother’s Day is just around the corner, and as you know, The Little Traveler is loaded with great gifts for Mom. But sometimes having so much selection can make it difficult to choose. To make it easier, we took a quick run through the store and asked our trusted staff members for their top recommendations. Hope […]

  9. Fizzy Magic Bath Bombs for Kids

    April 23, 2019

    Meet the Fizzy Magic FounderFizzy Magic founder Mary Westerhaus stopped by The Little Traveler to share her inspiration behind the magical bath bombs for kids. It all started when her son asked “Why not?” when he was told that bath bombs don’t have a toy at the center. Guess what—now they do.See them in action […]

  10. Reasons Behind Graduation Traditions

    April 2, 2019

    Graduation season will soon be upon us. It’s time to honor long-held graduation traditions that all started because…because…wait—why now? We were wondering the same thing, so we did a bit of internet sleuthing to answer questions about the most traditional traditions. What’s the Most Popular Graduation Gift?This one’s no mystery. Money has long been the most […]

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Introducing The Pet Palace

As we anticipate the changing colors and temperatures of autumn, you’ll see our displays changing to cozier themes. One BIG change you won’t be able to miss once you wander into our Gift Galleries at the southwest corner of our store is The Pet...

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