914PopUps Spring Fair: 3/19

  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

Shop with #MomsLikeUs at Athleta Scarsdale on 3/10

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

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

Sizing Up Sophie Kinsella in 10 Minutes

When Random House asked me to promote the Sophie Kinsella event at Barnes and Noble last week, they offered me the opportunity to have a 10 minute interview with Sophie herself.  Since I had just come up with the idea for interviewing our favorite Westchester

EAT, SHOP & PLAY

  LILIES & LACE TRUNK SHOW at Wyatt Lily Boutique Friday, February 10, 2-6pm 1 Chase Road in Scarsdale 914.472.1930 Treat yourself this Valentine's Day! LINGERIE AND PAJAMAS Come in to shop our Lilies and Lace Trunk Show, be fitted for your bra and champagne!   

Socks With a Purpose

My 11yr old son has no interest in fashion and could really care less about what he's wearing, that is with the exception of socks.  Yep, I said it socks.  Korben has always had very specific opinions towards the socks that he wore.  They had

Balducci’s Rye Brook Location is Now Open

Last month, we posted this article about Balducci's in Scarsdale, with the news of their second Westchester store opening in Rye Brook. http://www.emmawestchester.com/2017/01/14/balduccis-in-scarsdale-rye-brook-next/  Well, Rye Brook's location is open and it's amazing!   Shawna and I checked out their Grand Opening last week and it was everything

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 Today January 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: