Parenting OC September 2015 : Page 48

RETAIL & SERVICES BEST INDEPENDENT BOOKSTORE Once Upon A Storybook Debut Winner BEST BOUTIQUE FOR MOM Daisy Shoppe YEAR WINNER Creating a love of lit starts by fi nding just the right book to en-trance your little one. The staff at Once Upon a Storybook could write the book on just this talent, with a well-curated collection and knowledgeable team who understands kids and understands the im-portance of reading for pleasure. www.onceuponastorybook.us The boutique is in the Shops at Mission Viejo Mall and in the Nordstrom wing of Brea Mall. Its fi rst outlet store will open in the Outlets at San Clemente in November. Daisy Shoppe sells clothes for women and babies, jewelry, handbags, home goods, and gifts. The apparel is reasonably priced and tends to be cute and feminine, featuring bright colors and some lace and ruffl es. www.daisyshoppe.com 4 BEST MATERNITY STORE YEAR WINNER 2 Nine Little Months This shop features stylish, gently used maternity wear care-fully chosen with an eye for qual-ity and style. Why pay full price for clothes with a limited lifespan and deal with storing them after. Better to save and stay in style with each pregnancy! Nine Little Months BEST INDEPENDENT TOY STORE Knock Knock YEAR WINNER For over 10 years, Knock Knock has been a neighborhood toy store with a goal of sparking imagination and providing great service (including free gift wrap!). “Knock Knock holds a place dear to our hearts, the employees here are so much fun.! I think my husband and I enjoy going here as much as our kids do!” — Samantha Ortiz | www.knockknocktoystore.com 2 BEST PHOTO-GRAPHY STUDIO YEAR WINNER Michele Sparks Photography 4 Sparks, a mother of 2 young boys, knows how to make children look their best. She also takes great pictures of pregnant women, newborns, couples, and families. Clients can choose a “Shotz in a Box” setting, in which they pose in a bright, gigantic box. www.facebook.com/michelesparksphotography www.ParentingOC.com 48 Parenting OC Magazine | September 2015

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