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How To Celebrate Valentine’s Day?

A few fun ways to help you celebrate Valentine's day.

Spiced Bourbon & Beer Maple Martini

We love this festive, zesty cocktail from the Food Network. It’s the perfect combination of sweet and spicy! Ingredients 1 cup chilled bourbon 1/4 cup chilled dark beer like Negro Modelo 1/4 cup chilled pure maple syrup Ice cubes 1 whole nutmeg 4 small dried red chiles, such as japones, rinsed and patted dry Directions Combine the bourbon, beer and […]

My Oscar Picks

My rundown on the movies up for Best Picture.

Don’t Miss: Three Identical Strangers

I recently watched “Three Identical Strangers” which airs tonight on CNN and was completely fascinated. It’s an amazing story of a set of triplets who were given up for adoption by a young single mother to a Jewish adoption agency in NYC and then are reunited as young adults. The families that adopted the boys […]

Hudson Restaurant Week is Here!

Hudson Restaurant Week January 28 – February 8, 2019 Hudson’s Restaurant Week is a great excuse to live outside of your comfort zone and let your tastebuds explore a new restaurant in a new town!  Historically, January is a slow month for restaurants so this encourages folks to get out and dine! During the bi-annual celebration […]

Mind Games: 10 Gifts to Boost Their Brains!

We wanted to put together a list of toys that would make great additions under the tree not just because they’re fun but because kids will learn new skills from them without even knowing it. So we asked Melissa Bangash, Director of West Side Nursery School in Ridgewood, NJ. to give us her top 10 favorite “mind […]

6 Reasons Why Ginko is Still So Good.

It’s been open for about seven years, but Ginko still feels as fresh and cool as when it first opened. And it is always my pick for special occasions like birthdays or our anniversary. If you’ve ever been to Japan, stepping inside Ginko makes you feel like you’re back. The atmosphere is reminiscent of places that I visited on […]

The Secret Cure to Dry Lips

My lips were flaking and dry and I remembered a post I had written last year: The Cure for Dry Lips. One of our staff’s favorite things is The Lip Scrub and The Lip Slip One Luxe Balm by Sara Happ. If your lips are suffering from the cold temps this winter, this is just what they need! By […]