We originally published this story in April, 2013, when Crumbs stock price plummeted. With the recent news of the shuttering of the company, we thought it appropriate to bring it out again. Cupcakes? So 2000s. You need to be craving marshmallows. Doughnuts. Bars. With the recent news of the demise… Read More →
Check dessert off your list: let these local bakeries make a traditional holiday cake.
A great cup of coffee can be destination-worthy. This week, with many people home from work, is an optimal opportunity to try out a new cuppa Joe at a brand new coffee spot. We have a few great recommendations for the best coffee shops in Westchester and Rockland from local… Read More →
Good morning and happy Monday. What a beautiful fall weekend, wasn’t it? I got my bulb planting finished (more on that in a moment) and changed out the closet. Of course now it’s 70 degrees today, so I’m glad I held a few lighter weight things back! On Friday, I… Read More →
Katherine Curry’s Journal News Ice Cream Odyssey took her on a delicious journey all around the Lower Hudson Valley this summer. Here are her picks for great ice cream in Rockland, and, when available, links to her original blog posts on these venues. Take it away, Katherine: Temptations Temptations serves… Read More →
Good morning and happy Monday! There’s still snow in my backyard, if only a little. It’s kind of nice, isn’t it? My mom had a party on Saturday, and the snow lit by the flood lights through the windows made it almost a fairy tale setting. (She’s got a great… Read More →
Good morning and happy Monday. Yesterday was a stunning day, wasn’t it? Saturday? Not really. I spent it at a car dealer buying a car. How painful. So when we got home in the dark and the rain Saturday night, it was nice to light a fire and cook together… Read More →
Good morning and happy Monday. I spent the weekend in the city, so didn’t do any cooking to share today. We did hit several delicious places, though, including Bar Jamon for a delightful pan con tomate (sorry, no photo), Casa Mono for an incredible duck egg dish with fingerling potatoes… Read More →