Posts Categorized: Our Favorite Things

Backyard Fairy Lighting

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Set the scene in your back­yard and cre­ate the per­fect ambiance for your fam­ily and guests! It’s easy to make the atmos­phere feel sim­i­lar to an out­door restau­rant patio. There are plenty of options to beau­tify your back­yard, no mat­ter how it is set up. One of the most com­mon sources of light­ing are out­door string lights, which… Read more »

Victorian Gardens Amusement Park

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Central Park is NYC’s most tran­quil and beau­ti­ful park, but it has more to offer than just the scenery. Because the land is so vast, there is an amuse­ment park called Victorian Gardens right inside of the park! Who would have known? It is actu­ally fan­tas­tic and has many rides and activ­i­ties for our lit­tle ones. They also have… Read more »

Make Your Own Citronella Bucket Candles

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You’ve prob­a­bly already dis­cov­ered that there are some pests at your sum­mer par­ties that you didn’t invite. No, I’m not talk­ing about your daughter’s friends or your mother-​in-​law. I’m talk­ing about the mos­qui­toes that gnaw at us while we are try­ing to enjoy our meal and our com­pany. They can end the party really quickly and that’s when… Read more »

The Arctic Market & Butcher

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Not only does The Arctic Market & Butcher have the fresh­est prod­ucts, but it is truly a wel­com­ing atmos­phere. The staff treated us like we were fam­ily and han­dled our food with care­ful atten­tion. Another fun fact is that they were voted as a “Local Hero” by edibleJersey’s 2014 Local Heroes! This is a very excit­ing accom­plish­ment and we are… & Butcher">Read more »

Outdoor Summer Concert Series

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The ulti­mate sum­mer night involves being out­doors with a pic­nic lis­ten­ing to live music. No mat­ter where you are in New Jersey, there is always a music fes­ti­val or out­door con­cert nearby, but noth­ing is bet­ter than a con­cert down the shore! Take a trip to the Asbury Park board­walk and visit Bruce Springsteen’s old stomp­ing grounds. The Stone Pony fea­tures bands… Read more »

Shades of Summer

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Make a state­ment this sum­mer, while pro­tect­ing your eyes from the sun! Ray-Ban’s mir­ror lenses called “Flash” lenses are the newest trend in eye­wear and come in lots of bold, fun col­ors. You can’t go wrong with their uni­sex styles that are designed to fit any face shape. Express your­self and choose the lens color that rep­re­sents your… Read more »

Garden Street Farmer’s Market

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The Garden Street Farmer’s Market will be held on every Saturday from 9a.m.-2p.m. until November 29th. The mar­ket is located at the inter­sec­tion of 14th & Garden Street, which is a small neigh­bor­hood gath­er­ing space that is eas­ily acces­si­ble for pedes­tri­ans. It’s a great way to inte­grate New Jersey farm­ers into our Hoboken com­mu­nity, in order to make farm-​fresh… Read more »

Pier 13 Beer Garden

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For those of you who live in Hoboken, you’re prob­a­bly very famil­iar with the Pier 13 Beer Garden. The turf sec­tion at the end of the pier juts right out into the Hudson River and offers a beau­ti­ful view of NYC. You can lounge in the beach chairs or bean bags pro­vided, or you can bring your own. There are food… Read more »