Well being and wellness is all the fad at present. Particularly with the Coronavirus Pandemic upon us, and flu season quickly approaching.
More healthy foods and drinks choices have gotten extra available at many eating places. Nevertheless, because of Trena Sutton and Sonia Stallworth, the group now has the choice to strive smoothies, shakes, and teas to assist of their bodily well being.
SkyHy Vitamin Lounge will host its grand opening on Saturday. A ribbon chopping ceremony with the Geneva Space Chamber of Commerce will launch the day, and from 9 a.m. to three p.m. a full menu might be accessible. Which means 60 completely different shake, tea, and smoothie flavors.
It’s been an extended journey so far, although.
Small roadblocks didn’t cease these ladies from engaging in their purpose of opening a enterprise. The grand opening slated for this weekend was meant to happen in March. Nevertheless, early plans to launch within the spring have been placed on maintain due to the Coronavirus Pandemic.
Sutton initially wished to open the enterprise the place she at the moment resides in Maryland close to Howard College, the place she beforehand operated a hair salon.
“I’m a local of Geneva New York. I grew up there,” she recalled. “I went to Geneva highschool. I graduated from William Smith School. In January, my grandmother handed away so I had come again dwelling for her funeral and I noticed that the shoe retailer the place my household and I all the time used to go was vacant, and I believed, oh my gosh it is a excellent spot for SkyHy.”
She reached out to the owner and along with Stallworth started the method of constructing SkyHy a actuality.
“I believed it might be nice for me to convey one thing again to the group and provides again to Geneva,” Sutton continued. “My focus was well being and wellness as a result of with this entire pandemic, everyone seems to be on a well being kick and I believed it might be a terrific possibility of wholesome decisions for the group. It additionally provides me the chance to come back dwelling extra recurrently and see household.”
Sutton described the lofty targets they’ve for his or her fledging downtown enterprise.
“I believed it might be excellent as a result of it provides the Geneva teenagers and the youth, together with the faculty college students someplace to go. We promote well being and wellness together with diet. We positively wished to deal with a very good environment for folk, we wished it to have good vibes and be household pleasant, whereas being a terrific expertise for the group,” she added.
Different long-term targets embrace open mic nights for singers and poets, ache and sips, and diverse lounge plans. Being situated downtown, in shut proximity to Hobart and William Smith Faculties, and having native roots are all advantages, Sutton believes.
SkyHy is at the moment open with a restricted menu, providing round 15 completely different flavors of teas and smoothies main as much as the grand opening on Saturday.
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