Everyone remembers their favorite childhood blanket. It protected you from whatever it was that lived under your bed, kept you warm on the couch when you were “too sick” to go to school, and, if it survived those formative years, reminded you of home during your first restless nights in a freshman dorm. It was the blanket that stuck with you through life.
Monica Shelton Reusch and Beth Haller LaSala had these types of memories in mind when they founded ChappyWrap in 2005. The two had been friends when their sons were in school together in Weston, a suburb of Boston. When the time came for their boys to leave for boarding school, the two moms wanted to reenter the working world and thought about going into business together. Read the full article here on the Cape Code Life.