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  1. Children’s Corner

    October 16, 2018

    Our Toy Shop is Santa’s best friend. Here’s where he’ll pick up child-sized riding motorcycles and cars, light-up twirling balls that change colors as they spin, adorable dinosaurs, unicorns & dolphins, plus a large array of puzzles and games for all ages.Reindeer in Here is the hot toy for 2018, winning several awards. This is […]

  2. The Atrium Café at Christmastime

    October 12, 2018

    Step away from the hubbub of the season and relax in our Atrium Café. Our beautifully decorated tree at the center of it all is sure to restore your Christmas spirit as you savor sandwiches, salads, and desserts. Also enjoy coffee or wine.  See the full menu.Let Us Do Your Holiday Baking for You Through Dec 23, […]

  3. We’re All About Christmas

    October 12, 2018

    Over 50 Themed Trees! In our year-round Christmas Rooms, you’re sure to find a themed tree to strike your fancy: Country Christmas, Pop the Cork, Blast from the Past, Thank You for Your Service, just to name a few. Select ornaments right from the tree or find hundreds more throughout our 5 rooms of Christmas.A Department […]

  4. Doggone It!

    October 12, 2018

    Hey puppy lovers, you can make a scavenger hunt of searching for all the great pet-related gift items around The Little Traveler. Our pet collection in the Paper Department has grown with jingle bell collars, pet clothes & scarves, a full collection of dog (and cat) breed notecards, artful picture frames, and so much more.Find […]

  5. Top 10 Grown-up Stocking Stuffers

    October 12, 2018

    1. Insulated Stemless Wine Tumblersby Swig. Keeps their beverage-of-choice at just the right temperature for hours. Available in Holiday themes! Housewares2. Armored WalletsProtect identity theft inside designs inspired by classic artwork, nature, and favorite cities. Paper Department3. Wine Bottle Fairy LightsWhen the wine is done, the bottle can still be fun. Fill it with these sparkly […]

  6. Harry Potter is in the House

    October 12, 2018

    The Harry Potter fans on your gift list are in luck—in 2018, a whole bunch of our favorite lines have added special collections devoted to the Boy Who Lived.Find intricately detailed buildings and figurines by Department 56Symbols from Alex and AniMugs from EnescoAnd of course, Bertie Bott’s Every Flavor Beans from Jelly Belly.

  7. Top 10 Gifts for Millennials

    October 12, 2018

    With their adventurous spirits and hearts for making this world a better place, millennials are fun to buy for.1. 4Ocean Beaded Bracelets Each one sold helps remove a pound of trash from the ocean. No wonder they’re so popular!Fair Trade+2. Hydration Bottlesby S’well, Mary Square & Corkcicle. They’re environmentally conscious plus they keep drinks cold for 24 […]

  8. A Letter from a Friend – Donna from West Chicago

    August 22, 2018

    I’ve begun a tradition with my 2 young granddaughters of hopping aboard the train and riding it to our destination stop at Geneva, then strolling our favorite destination in town – The Little Traveler.During our recent pint-sized trip on the train, we talked about the towns along the way. Kindergartner Adeline remarked, “It would be […]

  9. Fair Trade+ – Autumn 2018 Highlights

    August 10, 2018

    Fair Trade products allow marginalized workers around the globe to earn necessary income and work in safe and supportive work environments. Earth-friendly processes are an essential Fair Trade principle.Our collection of easy, breezy Harem Pants are handcrafted by artisans in northern Thailand. Each pair is designed to bring a touch of light to your daily […]

  10. For the Home – Autumn 2018 Highlights

    August 8, 2018

    Voted Best Art Gallery and Home Decor in the 2018 Best of the Fox AwardsHousewaresNew seasonal dish sets include Vintner’s Journal, a Tuscan inspired pattern featuring wine bottles and grapes. Autumn Fields displays the warm colors of fall through images of multicolored pumpkins and a beautiful turkey platter. Stemless wine glasses are a popular trend—be […]

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A Letter from a Friend

Dear Little Traveler, I’m writing to tell you how much I needed a visit to your store. I was staying at the Pheasant Run resort as a participant in The Little Berks conference on Women’s History. I love tea, so when I saw that you had a teashop,...

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