914PopUps Spring Fair

914PopUps Spring Fair

Save the Date! 914PopUps created by Sarah Schaeffer-Roth and Melissa Tomlin launches with its Spring Fair on Sunday, March 19 from 12-3 at Koi Creative Space in White Plains. Come discover vendors and workshops focused on wellness as we move into spring. Spring fashion, health, beauty products, food, personal and home accessories as well as… Continue Reading

Club Pilates Opening in Scarsdale

Club Pilates Opening in Scarsdale

Meet Heather Rhyu.  She’s a fellow Westchester mom who has recently decided to make the jump into being a small business owner, leaving her Finance job in the city, so she can have more time at home with her 3-year old daughter and 5-month old son. Heather is opening up a boutique Pilates studio in Scarsdale on… Continue Reading

Shop with #MomsLikeUs at Athleta Scarsdale

Shop with #MomsLikeUs at Athleta Scarsdale

A couple of times a year, Emma Westchester and Athleta Scarsdale team up to bring out some #momslikesus for a Shopping Event.   It’s a nice way to get to meet some local women, who are starting businesses or working as independent consultants.  The common theme is that they are all wellness, health or fitness… Continue Reading

Mindfulness Matters Training Class for Parents

Mindfulness Matters Training Class for Parents

I’ve never been the mom to think that anything worthwhile should come just from the school.  Home is the first school and serves as the most influential place where kids learn.  Formal education is only a piece of the puzzle and anything that’s worth doing should come from home first, school second. When I saw… Continue Reading

Things to Read in Your “Spare Time”

Things to Read in Your “Spare Time”

“Spare Time.”  What a funny expression.  You’ve read interviews where someone is asked what they do in their spare time.  Who really has spare time?  We’d all do pretty much anything for some of it!  There’s even memes about it. I have a notes section on my phone where I save things to do in my… Continue Reading

Luminoodle LED TV Backlight

Luminoodle LED TV Backlight

What started out as the search for a “white elephant” gift for Erin’s holiday party last year, turned into an item that I didn’t know that I needed but now absolutely LOVE….it’s the Luminoodle LED TV Backlight.  An inexpensive (under $20) item, ordered online that Frank easily installed on all our TVs in our house.… Continue Reading

Westchester Woman Wednesday:  Meet Julianne Steiner

Westchester Woman Wednesday: Meet Julianne Steiner

Our February choice for “Westchester Woman Wednesday” is Julianne Steiner.  I first met Julianne about 4 years ago when I bought a Groupon for a facial.  I never had a real aesthetician, that I saw regularly.  I would go to Tranquility Spa every 3-4 months or squeeze in a facial when I was away on vacation.  I… Continue Reading

WUJI:  Pure Fresh Chinese

WUJI: Pure Fresh Chinese

One of my favorite Chinese restaurants has won the recognition of a “Best of Westchester” restaurant in our area, so I wanted to share my review from Jan-2016 and repost for new Emma Westchester readers.     One of the great things about moving from Manhattan to Westchester has been exploring the area and finding new restaurants.… Continue Reading