Posts Categorized: Holidays

Holiday Entertaining: The Champagne Flight

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Champagne flight I truly love champagne- it lends a festive air to any celebration. In thinking about holiday entertaining I came upon an idea for a “champagne flight”. Each recipe has a short list of simple ingredients. What a fun and elegant way to add a bit more sparkle to the world’s most exciting beverage!… Read more »

Things to DO This Weekend December 9 + 10: Chanukah and More!

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Things to DO This Weekend December 9 + 10: Chanukah Edition! Chanukah doesn’t start ’til the 12th but there are some fun activities beginning this weekend in addition to the rounds of amazing holiday things to do! We’ve also put together a list of local skiing and snowtubing if you have the time to spare… Read more »

Local Skiing for the Whole Family

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It’s a wonderful time of year to help your children develop a lifelong love of skiing, snowboarding, and other snowy sports. We’ve gathered a list of nearby ski resorts where you and your family can enjoy time on the slopes with minimal driving. Are your children ready to ski? Here are some basic safety tips from the New Jersey Ski… Read more »

Breakfast with Santa Near Hoboken & JC

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There are times when a visit with Santa needs to be more than just a moment on the knee! We’ve gathered the best opportunities closest to home. Travel times listed are by car from Hoboken and Jersey City but for NYC locations skip the hassles of traffic and parking and take advantage of NY Waterways… Read more »

Local Love: Volunteering & Giving in Hoboken & JC

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Saturday December 2nd 11:00 AM- 2:00 PM Teach your child to care for the elderly this holiday season with Mommies Heart to Heart at Saint Ann’s Home in Jersey City. Enjoy Russian dance by children and interacting with the grandmas with educational toys from Discovery Toys! Bring a holiday card or baked good to cheer up… Read more »

Simple & Elegant Holiday Decor

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Simple & Elegant Holiday Decor I just love decorating the house for the holidays. The smell of pine in the house is so divine so I feel the more the better! I sought inspiration this year from Scandinavia where they have a more minimalistic style. A couple of years ago I took that Scandinavian style sensibility… Read more »