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Heather Zachariah

Former Art Director for Home Magazine and Caribbean Travel & Life, Heather is chauffeur to 3 busy kids; the president of her Home and School Association; and VP of Marketing for TipsFromTown. And she's passionate about all 3!

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Calling All Foodies: Taste of Summit is Here!

April 7, 2019, from 6:00pm to 8:30pm Foodies, you don’t want to miss The Summit Historical Society’s food event. Dine and socialize with your friends and neighbors at the 32nd Annual “Taste of Summit” hosted by the Grand Summit Hotel. This gourmet extravaganza will feature more than 20 of Summit’s finest restaurants, bakeries and other food establishments serving […]

Summit’s Steam Carnival

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Low-Cal Steamed Bok Choy

Bok choy is a type of Chinese cabbage but it doesn’t look like your typical ball of cabbage; its dark green leaves are connected to stalks. There are only 9 calories per steamed cup and that cup is packed with protein, dietary fiber and 100% of your recommended dietary allowance of A. Directions Put your bok choy in a steamer basket and place the basket over […]

Overnight Cinnamon Oatmeal with Honey & Chia Seeds

Here’s an easy, healthy breakfast for busy mornings–you can even eat it on-the-go. Ingredients 1 cup(s) uncooked oats 1 cup(s) low-fat milk 1 teaspoon(s) chia seeds (Find out why chia is good for you!) 1/2 teaspoon(s) vanilla extract 1 teaspoon(s) cinnamon 1/2 cup(s) bananas, sliced 1/4 cup(s) creamy peanut butter 1 tablespoon(s) honey Directions Layer all […]

So You Think You’re Funny?

Saturdays, April 6 – May 11 Think you can make people laugh? Learn the ropes of improv from a pro. Dreamcatcher is offering 6 weeks of improv classes taught by classes are taught by professional improv master Lulu French. Lulu studied improv under Amy Poehler, Matt Walsh, and Matt Besser — original members of the Upright Citizens Brigade. You’ll […]

5 Ways Art Can Help Your Kids

Check Out These Art Classes for Kids at Visual Arts Center In case you don’t already know, I got my BFA at Pratt in Brooklyn. So maybe I consider art a little more important for kids than some other parents. I love the feeling that making art gives me. And I love sharing that with kids and […]

5 Reasons Art is Important for Children

In case you don’t already know, I got my BFA at Pratt in Brooklyn. So maybe I consider art a little more important for kids than some other parents. I love the feeling that making art gives me. And I love sharing that with kids and watching where their creativity takes them. As parents, most of us tend to fill […]

Spring Break Camp for Creative Teens

Have a creative teen who is looking to let those creative juices flow during spring break? Their creative juices will be flowing at this half day camp for teen artists at Visual Arts Center of NJ. This camp session will focus on the art of drawing portraits. Teens can take their observational drawing skills to the […]

Spring Break Camp…So You Get a Break Too!

APRIL 15–19 Looking for something to keep the kids busy for spring break? Sign them up for a camp that is sure to get their creative juices flowing! Visual Arts Center of NJ is hosting a camp for kids and tweens the week of April 15! Kids will learn how to make 2D and 3D art from their […]