The pandemic has brought a lot of anxiety to everyone in our country, but especially for independent businesses. It’s more important now than ever to support small and local businesses. And with the holidays being right around the corner, there’s no better way to show some love to these businesses while also getting your holiday shopping done than to shop small! Plus, I personally think that getting gifts that I know are handmade, sustainable, and made with love are that much more meaningful. We’ve rounded up some of our favorite small businesses to shop this holiday season!