Northeast Etsy Artists in Katonah- Oct 7th

Northeast Etsy Artists in Katonah- Oct 7th

Shop for exceptional quality handcrafted wares from the local artists, makers and designers of the Northeast Etsy Artists Association. Fourteen artists from the group will be on hand selling our unique handmade creations including beaded, gemstone and metalwork jewelry, fabric accessories including pouches, handbags, purses, travel wallets, custom hand-painted ornaments, colorful fused glass serving ware,… Continue Reading

Spins Hudson Aerial Rope Course

Spins Hudson Aerial Rope Course

No school for the next few days, what to do?  How about heading up to Peekskill and visiting SPINS HUDSON a 40,000 sq. ft. new entertainment complex located at Charles Point Marina.  Not everything is open at Spins Hudson as they are still in Phase-2 of their development, however the aerial ropes course is open and… Continue Reading

Taco Project Opens in Yonkers

Taco Project Opens in Yonkers

I lived in Texas prior to moving to NY and am always on the quest to find a great fast casual Mexican restaurant that lives up to my standards of “Tex-Mex” goodness.  The Taco Project checks off all my boxes (quality, freshness, value for your money, clean surroundings and items on the menu that my… Continue Reading

Lil Chameleon: Opening Oct 2017 in Tuckahoe

Lil Chameleon: Opening Oct 2017 in Tuckahoe

(Sponsored Post) Are you staring at an overflowing closet, filled to the brim with great kid’s stuff, just a size too small for your lil one?  Or is your garage filled with nearly-new toys and gear that look straight out of the box?  CC Benitez faced these first world problems after having her son a… Continue Reading

Fall Crafts at Lyndhurst- Sept 15-17

Fall Crafts at Lyndhurst- Sept 15-17

DETAILS, DETAILS, DETAILS A weekend pass is $12; seniors (62+) are $11; children 6 – 16 are $4 and children under 6 are free. Mansion tours are additional. Show hours are Friday, 10am-5pm; Saturday, 10am-6pm; Sunday 10am-5pm. For more information, discount coupons, group rates and travel directions visit www.artrider.com or call 845-331-7900. Crafts at Lyndhurst… Continue Reading

Armonk Outdoor Art Show- Sept 23 & 24

Armonk Outdoor Art Show- Sept 23 & 24

56th Annual Armonk Outdoor Art Show Saturday & Sunday, September 23 & September 24 10:00 am – 5:00 pm, Rain or Shine. 205 Business Park Drive, Armonk, NY 10504 Ranked one of “The Top 50” Fine Art and Fine Craft Fairs in the US by Art Fair SourceBook and among the top “Fine Art and… Continue Reading

Athleta Shopping Event: Friday 9/15

Athleta Shopping Event: Friday 9/15

Join us for a little Friends & Family Fun at Athleta on Friday! Just show this image to the cashier to get the friends and family discount in the store.  If you can’t attend and need an online code, send me a PM and I will see if I can get you one in store! Continue Reading

Fall Reading Selections

Fall Reading Selections

By now, you have your summer books picked out or even finished.  I’m still working on mine, picking up new things each day and finishing them not as quickly as usual.  But, I received this list with some interesting titles and wanted to share it.  I can’t vouch for them personally, as they are not… Continue Reading

Verizon Fios Network Extender

Verizon Fios Network Extender

(Sponsored Post) Korben has had the X-Box gaming system for a few years, however it was only recently that we allowed him to activate Xbox Live and play in a private community with his friends over the summer.  He was thrilled!  Though that excitement quickly turned into frustration as our Wi-Fi connection was not the… Continue Reading

Get Your Glam On at BLVD in Scarsdale

Get Your Glam On at BLVD in Scarsdale

(Sponsored Post) Scarsdale is now home to a new “beauty playground” called BLVD , a multi-brand salon delivering a variety of services under one roof.   BLVD is the ultimate beauty destination where you can experience anything and everything related to beauty from the best in the business – blowouts, nail art, lash extensions, makeup application, laser hair… Continue Reading

Meet Laurie Gelman, Author of Class Mom

Meet Laurie Gelman, Author of Class Mom

I’ll keep this short and sweet. This book is coming out on Aug 1st.  You can get a copy and meet the author Laurie Gelman at Athleta in Scarsdale on Aug 3rd.   https://www.amazon.com/Class-Mom-Novel-Laurie-Gelman/dp/1250124697 Laurie Gelman’s clever debut novel about a year in the life of a kindergarten class mom―a brilliant send-up of the petty and… Continue Reading

Westchester Woman Wednesday:  Meet Andrea Worthington

Westchester Woman Wednesday: Meet Andrea Worthington

Happy Wednesday!   Today’s Westchester Woman Wednesday feature is all about Andrea Worthington, of “Baby Got Chat” aka www.babygotchat.com   Here’s her story: I came to Westchester from NYC in 2014, as a soon-to-be new mom in my second trimester. I expected to buy a house near the train and use it as a crash pad… Continue Reading

“My Other Bag” Classic Tote $38

“My Other Bag” Classic Tote $38

One of my ultimate favorite summer fashion item has turned into an all-season all-purpose item that was first introduced to me by Erin a few years ago…The Classic Tote by My Other Bag. Made in the USA, CEO & Founder Tara Martin who was inspired by Designer Handbags and producing an “eco-friendly, sustainable tote bag parodying… Continue Reading

Savor The Westchester

Savor The Westchester

(Sponsored Post) So much more than “just a food court”, after a multi-million dollar renovation, The Westchester has opened Savor which is a collection of upscale restaurant quality dining options in an elevated food hall like setting. Erin and I had an opportunity to meet the owners and try the variety of food options now… Continue Reading

Gardening 101:  Thursdays in July

Gardening 101: Thursdays in July

Summertime is a great time to expose kids to some things that are new and different.  School is out, most activities are over and many of us are looking for fun and educational opportunities for our kids.   I worked with my Girl Scouts and the Food Bank this spring on some volunteer projects and… Continue Reading

Stress Free Streaming

Stress Free Streaming

(Sponsored Post) Verizon Wireless & Verizon FiOS residential customers can use the FIOS Mobile App to watch live and recorded shows all DATA FREE (aka Stress Free) for easy summer entertaining.  Whether you are at the beach, the pool or on a road-trip the entire family can access Access over 140+ live channels or watch recorded… Continue Reading

Westchester Woman Wednesday: Summer Cooking

Westchester Woman Wednesday: Summer Cooking

June is a crazy month for everyone.  With all that’s been going on, Shawna and I did not have time for monthly “lunch” with one of our favorite Westchester Women.   Instead we decided to share posts from three Westchester bloggers instead.    The focus is food and summer cooking.    We think you will… Continue Reading