Westchester Woman Wednesday: Meet Cassandra Caruso

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

Siegel Bros. Marketplace Grand Opening Feb 2, 2017

Fourth Generation Family Owned and Operated Marketplace For How People Are Eating TodayJanuary 17, 2017, Mt. Kisco, NY: Lots of activity has been seen through the window wrapped storefront of Siegel Bros. Marketplace this past week. Large refrigerator cases were stocked with domestic and imported charcuterie

Inside Car Buying – They Negotiate, You Save (No Risk)

Who doesn't want a great deal?  How about a deal that could save you $1000s of dollars with no risk and offering a 100% money back guarantee - WHAT?  I'm a skeptical New Yorker who is extremely weary of such offers, however the service that

Sophie Kinsella Comes to Westchester

I'm so Westchester.  A 30-minute express train could get me into Grand Central with ease, but it seems like such a hassle to go into the city for things.  Plus, I like my car.  The traffic is a headache and the parking is worse.  So

Balducci’s in Scarsdale; Rye Brook Next

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

PureWow: Tips for Wearing Tights Like a Grown-Up

While I was commuting on the train into the city, I stumbled across a website called PureWow that I'm currently obsessed about. This site, is "dedicated to finding ways to make your life more interesting, beautiful and manageable. PureWoW is the place you go to

Trunk Shows at LOLA in White Plains

It's no secret that I love LOLA.  Since I discovered this boutique years ago, even before the opening on Mamaroneck Avenue, it was my go-to place for fashion finds and gift items. What I have noticed about LOLA over the years, is that they always

7 Best Things to Buy Before (and immediately After) Christmas

Sharing from DealNews.com an online site providing insight and tips on great deals. December is the month when most people can't avoid shopping. You may have skipped Black Friday, but the holiday season is a different beast altogether, with gifts from loved ones, friends, and people

Custom Gifts at Wyatt Lily

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

LuLaRoe Leggings

I didn't want to like LuLaRoe leggings.   I first saw them over the summer when a Facebook friend hosted an online Pop Up Party one night from 8-9pm, but curiosity got to me and I had to see what they were all about. Lots of

Solar Panels for Your Home

Just over two years ago, I had solar panels installed on my home. I've heard the same question from dozens of friends and neighbors over the past six months.   "If they're so great, why isn't everyone getting them?"   For that question, I have a few answers:

HOLIDAY SHOPFEST

This post needs very little text to accompany it.  If you want to shop for everyone on your list, you can do it at Melissa and Sarah's Holiday Shopfest on Monday, 12/5 in White Plains.   They've lined up amazing vendors and you're sure to

TAKING THE ANXIETY OUT OF CHOOSING THE “RIGHT” COLORS

There are many emotions that one has when moving, for me it's pure excitement.  I absolutely LOVE moving.  In fact, when I sat down to write this blog, I hadn't realized that I've been moving almost every 3-5 years for the past 20 years.  It

Father’s Day Gift Ideas

As I was putting my son James to bed last night, he asked me, “Mommy….what’s the next holiday?”“The next holiday is Father’s Day,”  I said.Isn’t that how it goes??   Not a day to recover from one long weekend before thinking about what’s next.   This

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

My inbox is flooded with ideas for Mother’s Day gifts for moms; the sporty mom, the organic mom, the busy mom, the gardening mom, the glam mom and more. I’ve decided to spend this week sharing things for mom as a result. After all this

MY TOP 5 GO-TO GIFTS FOR BABIES

When I had my first baby in 2006 I was amazed at how many people gave me gifts.  I had a baby shower prior to my daughter’s arrival and received all of the basics;  the car seat, infant seat, exersaucer, high chair, playpen and other

My Summer Wish List….All Things Cobalt

  My Cobalt Wish List by emmawestchester featuring Certified InternationalBoohoo holiday dress boohoo.comBCBGMAXAZRIA halter top belk.comCharlotte Russe sleeveless top charlotterusse.comBoohoo crossbody handbag boohoo.comSpeck 'SeeThru' Snap On MacBook Pro Retina Laptop Case nordstrom.comBiaggi Zipsak 22" Microfold Carry-On Spinner Suitcase macys.comCharlotte Russe accessory charlotterusse.comCertified International drinkware overstock.comRefillable Cobalt Glass 16oz Spray Bottle with Heavy Duty Mist