Westchester Woman Wednesday: Meet CC Benitez

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

World Kindness Day

Today, on World Kindness Day, Seventeen.com reveals the results from a timely new poll on bullying, which finds that bullying is still a massive issue in school and that most of it is happening online in the form of cyberbullying. 68 percent of the 716

Thanksgiving Meals: Dine In or Dine Out Options

 Moderne BarnCelebrate the all-American holiday with a 3-course, prix-fixe menu by Executive Chef Ethan Kostbar.Details:$65 per person $32.50 per child 12 and under A la carte menu not available on Thanksgiving Reservations accepted from 1:00 pm – 8:00 pmMenu Highlights:Lobster Bisque: Maine lobster, brioche

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

Mark’s Quality Meats & Gourmet Seafood

One of the best finds of late is Mark's Quality Meats.   When school begins, I get back to my cooking dinner routine and find myself every September wondering what to make for dinner each night.  It's kind of like starting over, getting everyone back on

Military Inspired Jackets for Fall

It seems that every designer has their own version of the military/army jacket for women this season.  Some are cuter than others; some more affordable than others.  Some feminine, some not.  Some long, some short.  Some camouflage, some just green.  Some adorned with little patches.  Everything

Westchester Woman Wednesday: Meet Hannah Fastov

 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.Hannah Fastov

LEGO Americana Roadshow in Staten Island: 10/7-10/22

LEGO® AMERICANA ROADSHOW: BUILDING ACROSS AMERICA TO BE HELD AT STATEN ISLAND MALL IN NEW SPRINGVILLE LARGE SCALE LEGO® MODELS AND FREE BUILDING ACTIVITIES WILL DELIGHT ATTENDEES OF ALL AGES The Staten Island Mall in New Springville will host THE LEGO® Americana Roadshow, a highly visual, educational and

Lil Chameleon OPENS on 10/4!

(Sponsored Post) Announcing Lil Chameleon’s Opening Date & Live Online Class Registration Lil Chameleon is proud to announce it is opening its doors Wednesday, October 4, 2017 from 9:30 am-6:30pm.   Where else can you buy carefully selected, nearly-new, high quality brands for a fraction of

Westchester Woman Wednesday: Meet Tracy Merolle

You are going to love September's Westchester Woman Wednesday.   Her name is Tracy Merolle and she's the founder of this amazing Facebook Group:  Westchester County Rocks   Tracy started this page earlier this year for one reason:  to promote kindness among people in Westchester County. I

Chappaqua Children’s Book Festival- 10/14

An event not to be missed.   Besides the books and authors (who will personalize your purchases) there are activities, information boots, snacks and more!  One of the best events for children in Westchester, hands down.  http://www.ccbfestival.org/

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,

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

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

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

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

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.

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 -

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