Jackie B's opened in Scarsdale less than 2 weeks ago and their kitchen stayed open until 1am on their first Saturday. "This is a fun place. Nothing fancy, a good spot to stop in for a burger and a drink," says owner Scott Weishaus, pictured above. Weishaus has run Giannoni's Deli on Garth Road in Scarsdale for 25 years. Always busy, his simple yet delicious breakfast and lunch sandwiches are popular among locals. Jackie B's is located 2 doors down from the deli and fills the corner bar niche that the town has been … [Read more...] about Jackie B’s Opens in Scarsdale
Meet Black Panther, along with Spider-Man, Iron Man and Captain America, on Saturday, March 9, at The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk. The officially licensed Marvel® Comics superheroes will pose with guests for photos so bring a camera! The aquarium will be open from 10am-5pm on 3/9 and you can have your photo taken at no charge (normal aquarium admission aside). If you haven't been to the Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk, it's always been one of our family's faves. The kids especially love the shark & ray touch … [Read more...] about The Marvel Comics Superheroes are coming to the Norwalk Aquarium!
A local mom has been making waves in our community with her new baking business. Lillian Murtha, who recently opened an online bakeshop, Once Upon a Lil Cupcake, is making delicious and Instagram-worthy cupcakes — but what really makes her baked goodies stand out is that she can make them free of allergens such as gluten, nuts, egg, dairy, and soy. And they still manage to be oh so yummy! “So many kids have allergies now, my own kids included,” she says. “It’s not easy buying something from the store because you … [Read more...] about Yummy, Gluten-Free Cupcakes? Yes, Please!
Indoor plants instantly brighten up a room and add some unexpected texture and personality. Not to mention, they bring a little sunshine inside during these cold, gray winter days. A friend recently sent me to Rose Hill Nursery in New Rochelle, a 3rd generation family-owned nursery, run by the loveliest and most knowledgeable couple. Rose Hill had so many options to choose from including lemon trees, bay leaf trees and even Mediterranean olive trees, in addition to more common house plants like parlor palms and … [Read more...] about Beat the Winter Blues: Buy a House Plant!
In between my kids' basketball games last weekend, I popped into The Roaster Cafe on the main strip in Mamaroneck for a mid-morning pick-me-up. The minute I stepped into the cozy space, I forgot it was freezing outside and wished I could stay and enjoy some of the delicious brunch foods I was eyeing on people's plates. The exposed brick, reclaimed wood flooring and rustic light fixtures instantly transport you off a busy Mamaroneck Ave. Recently reopened after a fire, The Roaster Cafe is a family-owned business … [Read more...] about The Roaster Cafe: Cozy Coffee All Day
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