Home & Garden
The Melisseus Honeybee Research and Education Initiative is teaming up with the John Jay Homestead (New York State Parks) – in Katonah, NY and the Teatown Lake Reservation in Ossining, NY to offer a beekeeping school. The school consists of 13 workshops held during the 2013 growing season. Each workshop will consist of an hour [...]
Many expecting and new parents struggle to keep up with all of the magazines, blogs, big box stores, boutique stores, baby expos, Facebook posts, Pinterest pins and Tweets that are all telling them what is best for their baby. Add on top of that both parents working and a variety of personal obligations and [...]
By Christine Pasqueralle On a clear summer day in July, we decided to take a trip back in time and visit Kykuit – the Rockefeller estate located in Pocantico Hills. The estate is absolutely stunning, boasting amazing gardens which contain priceless art sculptures, an ornate mansion and breathtaking views of the Hudson River and the [...]
Your home is constantly using energy, from the fridge and the dishwasher to the air conditioner and lights. Electric bills are becoming a growing consideration when homeowners purchase new appliances. Going green is a sensible way to save money, and better yourself and the environment.
We are always on the lookout for fabulous people, activities and businesses here in Westchester. Recently, we came across Michelle Pabon-Rodriguez and her business called “These 2 Hands”. We were so impressed with Michelle, her story, and her dynamic business that we asked her to tell us her story, and give us a few tips! [...]
Whether you are about to put your house on the market, or you just want to freshen up the look of your house, your exterior paint color is vital to the first impression of your home. The right color scheme makes a statement, and adds value to your home. Before you start collecting paint chips, [...]