PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — While COVID surely has cast darkness all over our country, CBS3’s Vittoria Woodill has found a little brightness in a small baby boutique.
In Mount Airy, Buddha Babe is a sunny and cheerful baby boutique that carries luxe baby garments and gifts that are bound to leave moms and babies drooling.READ MORE: 25-Year-Old Woman Robbed After Offering $5 To Suspect Asking For Money In Fairmount, Philadelphia Police Say
In fact, it actually was baby drool that led mom and owner Tina Dixon Spence to create a stylish solution for her and for her baby, Baron!
So, the first stage of life for her business was born through her signature handkerchief-style bibs.READ MORE: Thieves Steal ATM From West Philadelphia Laundromat
But its next stages of growth from selling online to the inside of her new brick-and-mortar would have to survive a pandemic and fortunately, Spence listened to her mommy.
Unrest in Philadelphia would then block the light out for a bit more but this babe got through that too surrounded by a village that has been raising its spirits.MORE NEWS: A Behind-The-Scenes Look At Longwood Gardens' $250 Million Expansion Project That Gets Underway Today
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