Archive for Retail & Shopping

Atmosphere Essentials – The Art of Natural Skin

Atmosphere Essentials – The Art of Natural Skin

December 7, 2011 3 Comments

If you haven’t been introduced yet to Atmosphere Essentials, allow me to be the first to do so. This cozy haven for all that smells delicious has become a neighborhood gem. From the moment you walk into this picturesque cottage you are surrounded by a relaxing, delightful atmosphere. The salon is run by a knowledgeable Antonio Sciortino, who […]

Kmart on Richmond Ave – Going Out of Business

Kmart on Richmond Ave – Going Out of Business

October 26, 2011 No Comments

The slow economic recovery is continuing to affect not only the small businesses, but the big retail chains as well. Recently, the decision has been made to shut down a Kmart store located on Richmond Ave. Everything in the store is currently on sale. “Kmart will close for business in January. We encourage our shoppers to […]

Visit the Greenmarket, it’ll become your favorite weekend activity

Visit the Greenmarket, it’ll become your favorite weekend activity

August 16, 2011 1 Comment

Over the weekend I visited the weekly outdoor market, and what a great selection of fresh, local produce they had.  The vibrant colors of fruits and vegetables, the smell of freshly baked goods in the air, and friendly vendors made the experience even more charming.  As I wandered through the market I was instantly inspired […]

Teavana – Heaven of tea, now in Staten Island Mall

Teavana – Heaven of tea, now in Staten Island Mall

August 12, 2011 2 Comments

  Teavana, part Tea Bar, part Tea Emporium, opened it’s doors to the public inside the Staten Island Mall. I stopped by for a visit and was more than pleased with the variety and the decor of this new gem. The delicious aroma of the store creates a perfect atmosphere for tasting the rich and […]

Adidas Store Now Open in Staten Island Mall

Adidas Store Now Open in Staten Island Mall

July 27, 2011 2 Comments

Celebrate the opening of an Adidas store this weekend with a DJ and tons of giveaway prizes. This special in-store event is going to take place  July 30 and July 31 from 1-5pm. Come in, check out the new merchandise and enter for a chance to win Adidas clothing and footwear.  

Staten Island – New York City’s Best Kept Secret. Part 1

” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] Coming soon….the very personal project that has been in the works and close to...

Paying It Forward this Holiday Season

Tis the season. Every year around the holidays, like so many others, I look for ways to give back...

Fall Foliage on Staten Island

There’s nothing quite like fall foliage on Staten Island. Take some time and explore the local Staten Island parks...

Pumpkin Picking at Decker Farm on Staten Island

What’s fall without a perfect pumpkin? Sure you can grab one from the local grocery store, OR you can have a...

Top tips for increasing your home’s value from your local Real Estate experts

Thinking of doing a home renovation? Or perhaps putting your house on the market? Then you should know what...