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Bagel Mercato on Bay St.

Bagel Mercato on Bay St.

August 8, 2014 2 Comments

I’m not good at keeping secrets when it comes to good food places on Staten Island. Maybe, because there are so few and far in between. So I’m telling you, you have to visit the Bagel Mercato. This is the kind of sleek, trendy cafe you expect to find in West Village or Soho. The owners have […]

Chili, BBQ CookOff and Uncorked 2013

Chili, BBQ CookOff and Uncorked 2013

August 4, 2013 No Comments

As New Yorkers, we are often rushed through our daily routine, overwhelmed and stressed out most of the time, trying to finish as much as we can by the day’s end. Always in a hurry, we eat, talk, walk and drive, thinking of what we have to do next and forgetting about what matters most, like spending […]

2nd Annual New York City Chili Cookoff in Staten Island

2nd Annual New York City Chili Cookoff in Staten Island

May 6, 2011 No Comments

On one very chilly afternoon, hundreds of brave Staten Islanders came out to try some of the best chili in the region. Despite the weather, people everywhere were enjoying a great variety of chili and salsa prepared by the local cooks. The flavorful aroma filled the air and set the mood for this fun event at Historic […]

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

Coming soon….the very personal project that has been in the works and close to my heart for a few...

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...