Annette opened the Lil Chocolate Shop because she loved being creative and interacting with people. She has built a thriving business and is resident and active member of the Pleasantville and the larger Westchester community. She has recognized by the Pleasantville Chamber of Commerce and har store has won the Best of Westchester in both 2012 and 2020.
Annette raised her two daughters, Bianca and Lea, in Chappaqua. She has three granddaughters, Layla, Teagan and Gracyn, who are beyond excited that their grandmother owns a candy store.
She has instructed children in her “Chocolate Making” classes for the Chappaqua, Briarcliff, and Armonk Recreation Departments for many years. Annette has always believed in the value of donating her time and goods whenever possible. Annette currently makes contributions to the Northern Westchester Shelter, Pleasantville Food Panty and Rosary Hill Hospice. She is also an active member of the Pleasantville Chamber of Commerce. Come by and meet her next time you are in town!