Posts Categorized: Our Favorite Things

How to Keep that Summer Glow

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One of the best parts of sum­mer is hav­ing that sun-​kissed glow. The chal­lenge is mak­ing it last as long as pos­si­ble. My sister-​in-​law dis­cov­ered Radiance-​Plus Golden Glow Booster by Clarins. Just mix 3 drops to your daily mois­tur­izer to warm your com­plex­ion with that sum­mer glow. It is a very nat­ural look, and has a 99% nat­ural formula.

A healthy breakfast option

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It is said that break­fast is the most impor­tant meal of the day. I have to agree as I found that if I have a fill­ing break­fast, I am less likely to have urges for unhealthy food at lunch time. It also boosts my men­tal energy through­out the morn­ing. I added overnight oats to the fam­ily menu. They are sim­ple,… Read more »

Local Baby Registry

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Wee Babe is a small store in Hoboken with big ser­vice. They have all kinds of baby gear and gad­gets, and have just launched a baby reg­istry. Owner, Beau Kuhn, is a local Hoboken mother and is extremely well-​versed in EVERY piece of baby equip­ment that you can imag­ine. Support local and stop by the store! 415 Washington Street,… Read more »

Fruit on the grill

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There are so many great ways to cre­ate an eye-​catching dish on the grill. Try Rosemary Grilled Figs served with goat cheese, Grilled Peach Salad with Mint Pesto, or just plain old pineap­ple slices grilled and served with ice cream. Mouthwateringly delicious!

Fabulous new boutique in Bay Head

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Last week­end I was in Bay Head and came across a delight­ful new bou­tique. Del Mar East is owned by Wendy Dinneen, a fab­u­lous mother of three boys who is also a clothes designer. The bou­tique exudes an island vibe that cel­e­brates life and style by the sea. An enthu­si­as­tic blend of fresh cloth­ing & jew­elry cre­ations ~ cou­pled… Read more »

A New Place to Play

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Although my girls are older, I still find myself as a resource for advis­ing new and young par­ents on places where they can take their young ones. Finding an indoor play­space that offers a unique expe­ri­ence is not easy. I’m so happy to have found Hudson’s House of Play. They offer a mod­ern play­space specif­i­cally designed around imag­i­na­tive play. They fea­ture a cus­tom… Read more »