Getting Into The Holiday Spirit at The Ritz-Carlton Westchester

Spent a wonderful morning at The Ritz-Calrton Westchester decorating gingerbread houses, a tradition that started a few years ago with just Ellie and Korben has expanded. If you missed this fun event, you can still get into the holiday spirit and head over to the Ritz-Carlton

Enjoying a German Tradition of “Kaffee und Kuchen”

Married to a German it’s all about “Kaffee und Kuchen” (KOO-khen); translated to “Coffee and Cake”, which is similar to British teatime.  A cultural tradition celebrating that time between lunch and dinner having a piece of cake (or two) and a cup of coffee or

Mason Sandwich Co: Fast Food Done Right

Mason Sandwich Co recently opened in Eastchester.  I wasn’t expecting much when we stopped by one afternoon after Korben’s soccer practice but was pleasantly surprised. On our first visit, we tried their Muffuletta and Grilled Cheese with Tomato Soup – YUM!  We enjoyed the sandwiches so

The Time Nyack Hotel: Truly an Experience

This is one of those posts that writes itself.   The pictures will tell it, thankfully because there are no words to describe The Time Nyack Hotel, that opened up last week in Nyack.   A historic brick building, that used to be a factory

808 Social Opens in North Eastchester

On Monday night, my husband and I visited 808 Social for dinner. We’ve been watching them every step of the way and knowing 808 Bistro pretty well, we knew it would be anything other than a “typical pizza place” which some feared it would be.