Forget those subscription boxes. For $40 you can pick up a box of harvested fruits, vegetables and more from Libertad Urban Farm right here in the Bronx. Since last month, this local garden has been putting together these awesome farm boxes filled with both delicious harvested goods from them as well as food, eggs and meat grown and raised by local NYS farmers not commonly found in community grocery stores.
Earlier last month, we finally had the chance to check out Prince Coffee House on Arthur Avenue. After opening in Spring of 2016, the coffee house sits on the corner of Crescent and East 184th street. With outdoor seating and a treelined sidewalk, it’s the perfect time to enjoy a warm cup of coffee or tea before the cold weather forces all coffee dates indoors until further notice.
October is officially in full swing and you know what that means- pumpkin picking, costume parties, and all things fall. For us grown folk, it also means plenty of hard cider and pumpkin ale to go around. Thankfully, you don’t have to go far to participate in any Oktoberfest festivities- we’ve rounded up some ideas to enjoy a cold one right here in the Bronx. October at the Bronx
On Saturday September 16th, join Eat NYC and Windows of Hip Hop for The Bronx Food & Wine Festival’s Hip Hop for Hunger event at the Andrew Freedman Home. Guests will enjoy an evening of food, cocktails, music, fashion, and more. The event is to bring awareness to the number of food insecure homes in our borough- and a portion of the proceeds will benefit the Food Bank of New York
Looking for the perfect fest’ to head out to in October? We’re super excited to share this fun event coming up in Van Cortlandt Park. As part of a fundraiser for the hiking trails located inside the park, ticket holders will participate in one of two hikes, then make their way down to the Van Cortlandt House Museum lawn where they will receive a souvenir mug, eat German food,
When it comes to diners, Crosstown Diner is a staple in the East Bronx. Located right off the Bruckner Expressway service road and East Tremont Avenue, who knows how many breakfasts, lunches, family dinners, and late night cravings they have fulfilled. In NYC, a local diner is a staple in everyone’s home- the place where you can count on the simplicity of a deluxe burger, or get as close as
Sundays are already meant for family time- and the Metro Center Applebee’s wants to be a part of that. Starting in May, the restaurant will host a movie night one Sunday a month in their private room. The movie is free, and families can simply purchase their usual faves from Applebee’s while they watch a family friendly film. Kid’s can munch on some tasty menu options while they
Earlier this month we checked out a new coffee shop in Throggs Neck, The Miles Coffee Bar. Located at 4039 East Tremont Ave, this aesthetically pleasing coffee spot is an awesome addition to the neighborhood. The Miles serves up NYC local Sweetleaf South-American blend coffees, tea and a variety of fresh pastries baked in-house. There are also some light breakfast and lunch menu items. On our visit we tried
We recently spent some time with Carvel at Alice’s Tea Cup II for the reveal of their latest ice cream flavor- butter cookie soft ice cream made with Lotus Biscoff cookies! It was only right that this latest craze in sweets made its way into the ice cream line up at Carvel- but it’s for a limited time only! From now until May 28th, be sure to head to
Consideration brought to you by Momtrends Photos: Momtrends Even though we may be bracing ourselves for a winter storm tonight, I think most of us have our fingers crossed that Spring truly is going to make it’s appearance next week as planned. And even if Mother Nature decides to play with our emotions a little longer, we’ve got some fun craft and snack ideas from Wonderful Halos that might warm
It’s #PizzaFriday, and we’re talking Dominos! While this is NYC and a classic slice from your local pizzeria is the norm- we’re always down for some Dominos. And in case the infamous Tracker that tells you Joe is making your pizza wasn’t enough- did you know that you can also order straight from Messenger? Oh and that they have a wedding registry?? We’ll get to that part, don’t worry. Ordering on
As we enter into March, which is National Nutrition Month®, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) encourages consumers to put their best fork forward by using the Nutrition Facts label. Back in January, the FDA made some changes to the Nutrition Facts label on packaged foods and beverages, and if you haven’t noticed- here are the key updates: The Nutrition Facts label has a fresh new design and reflects current