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Autumn's Picks

AUTUMN'S PICKS

Once again, life got in the way of writing. It was a really terrible and busy September; we had a death in the family and are still...

Autumn's 1st Birthday

AUTUMN'S 1ST BIRTHDAY

I've been a little quiet here because I've been so busy planning my daughter's first birthday. We hadn't intended to go all out for...

 
 
 
Buddy Who's

BUDDY WHO'S

Buddy Who's is a relatively new addition to the area - they opened early this year in a great corner space across from

Dublin Zoo - Baby Amenities

DUBLIN ZOO - BABY AMENITIES

As most of my long-time readers know, I'm a pretty avid traveler and it's only gone up since meeting Hubba Hubby. (Sadly, I haven't...

 
 
 
Super Duper Awesome Giveaway! Baby Stuff

SUPER DUPER AWESOME GIVEAWAY! BABY STUFF

As you might imagine, I routinely receive some pretty awesome swag - either from fun events I attend, people send me stuff, or I just...

Amazon Prime Book Box for Kids

AMAZON PRIME BOOK BOX FOR KIDS

Earlier this year, Amazon launched a new subscription service called “Prime Book Box” - for kids! Coincidentally shortly before they...

 
 
 
Brightside Tavern

BRIGHTSIDE TAVERN

There are a few tenets that I've developed over my many years of writing about food. The first, “price is not a seasoning; free does...

Back to School with Momtrends!

BACK TO SCHOOL WITH MOMTRENDS!

Though my little one is not yet a year old, I was happy to attend a fun event showcasing all the newest trends in Back to School fashion...

 
 
 
Porta

PORTA

Porta is another local gem that I've visited more times than I can remember but have yet to share here. It isn't because I'm selfish....

Autumn's Picks

AUTUMN'S PICKS

Last week's post about my latest parenting purchases was so popular that I thought I'd share some more of my recent acquisitions that...

 
 
 
Liberty Science Center - Summer 2018

LIBERTY SCIENCE CENTER - SUMMER 2018

This past Saturday we were invited to join Momtrends at Liberty Science Center in Jersey City for a family fun-filled day of exploring...

Autumn's Picks

AUTUMN'S PICKS

In the Mom World, it seems like I'm constantly spotting some cool new thing another mom has and thinking “I bet my kid would like that”...

 
 
 
Piggyback Bar

PIGGYBACK BAR

Piggyback Bar opened in the late summer last year, just after I gave birth. Its proximity to our apartment made it the obvious choice...

Evolution

EVOLUTION

Baby A expressing her “I don't know!” with this current Mets season I'm sure you've all seen this coming for a while. I started to...

 
 
 
New York Baby Show - Wrap Up and Recap!

NEW YORK BABY SHOW - WRAP UP AND RECAP!

Swag! A few weeks ago, I had the pleasure of attending the 2018 New York Baby Show - unfortunately, this year I was only able to attend...

MY FAITHFUL COMPANION

It's taken me months to bring myself to write this, and even now I find myself at a complete loss with tears welling up in my eyes....

 
 
 
New York Baby Show 2018 - TICKET GIVEAWAY!

NEW YORK BABY SHOW 2018 - TICKET GIVEAWAY!

*this is not my baby* The 2018 New York Baby Show , on May 19 & 20 at Pier 94 will once again be the largest show for new and expectant...

Meet Macy's Culinary Council Chef Marcus Samuelsson!

MEET MACY'S CULINARY COUNCIL CHEF MARCUS SAMUELSSON!

Guys, something exciting is happening. I was planning a long post extolling all the virtues of my new home “town”, Jersey City, when...

 
 
 
Halloween

HALLOWEEN

Foreshadowing is an interesting thing. I wrote last year in my annual Halloween post that it might be the last time I say goodbye to...

Celebrate NationalChocolateDay with Macy's Culinary Council and Chef Johnny Iuzzini!

CELEBRATE NATIONALCHOCOLATEDAY WITH MACY'S CULINARY COUNCIL AND CHEF JOHNNY IUZZINI!

National Chocolate Day is October 28, and what better way to celebrate than to watch LIVE as Chef Johnny Iuzzini demonstrates some...

 
 
 



Italian Style Beef Wellington

Beef Wellington is a true delicacy often served on holidays and very special occasions that your dinner guests will find very impressive. Making a great Beef Wellington is... Read more ...

Chicken Liver Pate

Pâté sounds intimidating to make but this Chicken Liver Pâté recipe is simple and inexpensive yet has a magnificent flavor. This recipe combines the flavors of chicken livers... Read more ...

Tequila-Lime Marinated Angus Sirloin - Sound of Flavor

The Roasted Red Pepper Semolina Focaccia recipe in the latest video from POV Italian Cooking is packed full of flavor but still an easy bread to make at home. This Italian... Read more ...

GF Almond Butter Chocolate Cookies

GF Almond Butter Chocolate Cookies

Crispy edges, chewy on the inside, and the perfect amount of melty dark chocolate in each bite for these flourless chocolate chunk cookies. Read more ...

Orange Mousse

Orange Mousse

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Vegan Chocolate Chip Cookies

Vegan Chocolate Chip Cookies

These Vegan Chocolate Chip Cookies are THE Best! Read more ...

Baked Cauliflower Rice Risotto

Baked Cauliflower Rice Risotto

Riced Broccoli Cauliflower Risotto is an oven-baked, low carb side dish or meatless main dish. Read more ...

Gluten-Free Chinese Orange Chicken

Gluten-Free Chinese Orange Chicken

This gluten-free Chinese orange chicken uses GF soy sauce and cornstarch. It's packed with flavor and is easy to make. Read more ...

Chicken Tortilla Soup

Chicken Tortilla Soup

Quick and easy chicken tortilla soup, made with simple ingredients in one pot over stovetop. Read more ...

Peanut Butter Banana Muffins

Peanut Butter Banana Muffins

These Peanut Butter Banana Muffins with Chocolate Chips are a perfect, lightened up banana muffin. Read more ...

Chocolate Chip Banana Muffins

Chocolate Chip Banana Muffins

These fluffy and moist gluten free chocolate chip banana muffins are the perfect on-the-go breakfast or snack! Read more ...

Spicy shrimp & quinoa bowls

Spicy shrimp & quinoa bowls

Shrimp marinated in chipotle peppers in adobo sauce, paired with sweet potatoes, Mexican style black beans & quinoa. Read more ...

Easy Fluffy Vegan Pancakes

Easy Fluffy Vegan Pancakes

Vegan or not - these are the best pancakes I've EVER had! Light, fluffy, cheap & down right flippin' delicious. Read more ...