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Farm Fresh at the Main Street Market

Farm Fresh at the Main Street Market

The Main Street Market at the Westchester County Center, in White Plains will be open throughout the fall and winter on Sundays 10 am to 3 pm on the following dates; Nov. 16, Dec. 14, Jan. 18, Feb. 8 and March 22. Westchester residents will be able to buy fresh local foods, such as cheeses […]

Back to School Breakfast: No-Frills Welsh Cakes

By Erin McNelis Since my oldest son was diagnosed with a food allergy, visits to bakeries have become a thing of the past. I have yet to find a bakery that doesn’t make a peanut butter cookie. I understand that. At one time in my life, I lived on the stuff. But no more. Just because […]

Father’s Day Cooking at Westchester’s Ridge Hill Shopping Center

Father’s Day Cooking at Westchester’s Ridge Hill Shopping Center

Westchester’s Ridge Hill Shopping Center in Yonkers, has some truly fun happenings for Father’s Day this year. Something that dad and kids can share together, is Ridge Hill’s “Cooking With Dad” classes at Sur La Table. This Father’s Day, forget the boring necktie and tie on an apron instead! In this hands-on class, kids can […]

Westchester Loves Local: John Jay Homestead Farm Market Expands

Westchester Loves Local: John Jay Homestead Farm Market Expands

The John Jay Homestead Farm Market will reopen on Saturday, June 14th in its new location on the 62-acre historic site. The move to a field adjacent to the Red Barn was prompted by the need for more space as the market expands to nearly double its original size. Local and regional farms remain the […]

Miss Money Funny: Cheap Meals for the Busy Working Type

Miss Money Funny: Cheap Meals for the Busy Working Type

by Alyson M. Komyanek Last month, I told you how I purchased my first house, but saving up for the downpayment was only the beginning. With mortgage payments on my mind, I’m sharing my favorite budget friendly cooking secrets. Check out 4 of my favorite simple and cheap meals: Sausage, Peppers and Onions I like this one […]

Thanksgiving with a Side of Savings

Thanksgiving with a Side of Savings

by: Alyson Komyanek November starts the worst time of year for budgeters. Food prices skyrocket, loved ones start dropping not so subtle hints about what they want for Christmas and we get flooded with invites for things we could never afford to attend. Saving money is a challenge this time of year, but it’s not […]