Food

Easy Holiday Cheese & Charcuterie Spread from BJ's Wholesale Club

Brought to you by BJ’s Wholesale Club   I love any reason to host a fun gathering- especially during the holidays. There’s just something about inviting close friends and family, planning the decor, the menu- even the playlist- that I love. But I also know that holiday entertaining can be overwhelming, so I like to make it as simple as possible so I can actually enjoy the fun too! A

City Island Coffee Shop Also Offers Used Books & Kid's Yoga

  Located at 274 City Island Avenue, Clipper Coffee opened it’s doors back in September.  We just had a chance to stop in for a latte and muffin this morning, and love what they’ve done so far with the space. Offering several seating options, this new cafe looks to be a welcomed addition to our borough’s island neighborhood.     I opted for a Pumpkin Spice Latte and a blueberry

The Coffee Break Company Opens It's Doors

  Last week we had a chance to stop in and check out the new The Coffee Break Company on Philip Avenue in the Bronx. They officially opened for their soft launch back in September and have so far proven to be a welcomed staple in the neighborhood offering both coffee, baked goods, lunch items, and more.     The logo itself is a clock, so it’s no surprise the

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month with BJ's Wholesale Club

Brought to you by BJ’s Wholesale Club   Hispanic Heritage Month is celebrated from September 15th to October 15th. Luckily for the Bronx, the diversity of our borough allows us to experience the culture from all over the Caribbean and beyond every day, but it’s a great reminder to take time out to celebrate both the history and accomplishments of those with Hispanic heritage. Some ways we do this in

Where to Enjoy Beer in the Bronx this Fall

As the leaves begin to change colors and the air gets crisp, I’m suddenly ready for farms, fresh baked pies, and beer! While you might not be able to do much in terms of pick-your-own in the Bronx, you can certainly find your fair share of breweries and other cool spots to sip on seasonal hops in the Bronx. Check it out:   Gun Hill Brewery  A microbrewery with a

ShopRite Opens First Bronx Store at Bruckner Blvd

  If you didn’t catch our Facebook post yesterday afternoon- we shared that we stopped in for a sneak peek of the new ShopRite of Bruckner Blvd- which officially opened today June 28th. Some nice features of the new location include easy lunch options towards the front, a huge produce section, full-service meat department, a bakery with onsite cake decorator, fresh store made doughnuts, specialty baked breads daily, and even

Pizza in the Park- Dominos Launches 150,000 Delivery Hotspots at Local Parks, Beaches, & Sports Fields

  Last month you might have caught our stories over on Instagram where we had a chance to check out one of Domino’s new locations in the Bronx where they’ve moved the pizza making right to the front counter for all to see. We also learned about their latest Hotspot launch that makes ordering a pie from locations without a traditional address easy- like parks, beaches, and sports fields. The

Bronx Night Market Kicks off in June at Fordham Plaza

    The first-ever Bronx Night Market is coming this summer to Fordham Plaza. With more than 40 handpicked food vendors, this monthly, FREE, open-air festival is a collaboration between quarterly magazine Edible Bronx and Bronx-based creative agency BLOX. It will highlight local artisans, merchants and of course, the local soundtrack with notable performers. The festival kicks off at 4pm on June 30th and will recur the last Saturday of every month through October. For more information, visit www.thebronxnightmarket.com. Digg this

Checking Out Mottley Kitchen

  If you stay current with us on social media, then you know I love a good coffee shop. So when I’ve had the chance to stop in to Mottley Kitchen on E. 140th Street, it’s been a real treat. This cafe and catering kitchen is open Tuesday through Saturday and offers up coffee, tea, fresh baked pastries, and more. On our first visit my friend had the Green Goddess

King's Hawaiian Offered in Two Sections at Yankee Stadium

  It was suite life a few weeks ago as several writers joined King’s Hawaiin for a Yankee game to try out their yummy offerings available in sections 115 and 334. Yankee fans can enjoy the following options on game days at the stadium:   –Big Island Lava Crispy Chicken Sandwich: Breaded crispy chicken, tempura pickle chips on a toasted King’s Hawaiian bun –Kona BBQ Brisket Burnt Ends: Brisket Burnt

Giveaway: $50 Applebees Giftcard for Family Movie Night

Next up for Family Movie Night at the Metro Center Applebee’s location is Disney Pixar’s Coco! To celebrate, we’re giving away a $50 gift card for you and your family to enjoy. Haven’t been to a Family Movie Night yet? Applebee’s opens it’s door one Sunday a month to bring you a family friendly movie to enjoy while dining together. There is an enclosed room in their Metro Center location

Healthy Play Date Snack Options

  With Christmas break almost here, there is plenty of time for play dates with friends. And while there may be plenty of cookie decorating and hot cocoa sipping happening, you might also be looking for some healthier snacking options too. So we’re sharing two ideas we recently tried out at our own holiday play date.     Junkless Granola Bars– These chewy granola bars come in 4 flavors- chocolate