Cold weather doesn't mean the end of the Farmers Markets. I'm thrilled that Scarsdale and Pleasantville are moving indoors for the winter months. Scarsdale just started theirs in the fall, just outside the Harwood Building on Boniface Court. They will move inside to
Each month, we feature a Westchester Woman for our "Westchester Woman Wednesday" series. This month, we've decided to feature CC Benitez, who is relatively new-to-Westchester mom. CC is originally from Oregon (she and Shawna connected instantly) and believe it or not, we found each other
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
I'm a little early this month! It usually takes me until closer to the end of the month to get my act together and get the Westchester Woman Wednesday post up, but for October I wanted it live before this woman's one year work-anniversary.
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 -
We don't keep a proper calendar of events but from time to time we post an article with some things that we think you might want to know about! Here are our top eat/shop/play suggestions for the coming months.
August 26th, Hike + Yoga +
I'm pretty low maintenance when it comes to my make-up regiment. Especially in the summer months. In fact, other than a tinted moisturizer, powder and lip gloss my make-up bag is quite small and I usually have my "face" on within 5 minutes in the
Some of the best pics on Instagram are pics of food. I never post what I cook and rarely post what I eat. But I love looking at others pics. I started following this food account and learned that it's created by
I've been taking pilates reformer classes for years. No matter where I have gone, it involves an extra charge beyond the gym membership, as it's considered private/semi-private group training. In the past 7-8 years, I have taken these classes at larger gyms such as NYSC,
Being the mom of a really girlie girl, I never knew the hours of fun (and quiet) LEGO could provide. Also never knew that it could (and would) eventually consume my entire first floor. What started as a shelf for LEGO creations quickly transformed
Last month, I was looking at my March calendar and realized that I needed some new and fresh topics. I needed guest bloggers. People who would write about topics that women are interested in, related to eating, shopping and playing in and around Westchester.
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
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
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
Last month, Shawna and I had one of our working breakfast meetings and we had a list of people we wanted to get together with in the new year. Some that we have worked with for years, others we've met in the past couple of
My husband is a very modern, forward-thinking guy. If I had to pick one way that he's traditional (or let's say old-school) it would be in his appetite. He likes a nice dinner when he comes home. Breakfast is usually on the go each morning
My kids are now 10 and 6. When they were babies, I spent many hours (and dollars) shopping at a trendy kids boutique in the Scarsdale Village which is now Wyatt Lily. It was great then, but even better now. It's usually my first stop