Local Lifestyles

Westchester has a wide array of cities towns and villages. Each with its own unique character and lifestyle. Find out more about restaurants, retail, hiking trails and other amenities right here.

February 14, 2009
Shopping Westchester

Bark and Meow of Tarrytown make sure that pets get their Valentine wishes granted….

Bark and Meow of Tarrytown is one of my favorite haunts for pets. It has everything you could possibly imagine for the upscale New York canine […]
December 25, 2008
Happy Holidays - Broadlawn Entry during Holidays

Christmas Lights in Westchester County – It takes a Village.

Happy Holidays to one and all! Often when people think of Westchester, they think of the glitz and the glamour of New York City. And why […]
November 27, 2008
Rockefeller Preserve in Fall - Sleepy Hollow NY

Fall Fire: The blaze continues unabated in Tarrytown NY

OK, I confess! I am a sucker for fall foliage and fall weather. This year has been a banner year for leaf peepers. Everywhere I go, […]
November 22, 2008
Fall Fire - The Rockefeller Preserve

Fall Fire: Autumn foliage at its most vivid – Part 1

OK, I am digressing to my former life. I was a biology major in college and for many years pursued a career as a research scientist. […]
November 9, 2008
Happy Halloween Pumpkins

Legend Weekend: The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

Westchester County is the ultimate Halloween community.  After all, we have Sleepy Hollow! When people think of Sleepy Hollow, their thoughts usually turn  to Washington Irving’s […]
October 29, 2008
Puppy with Pumpkins

Fall is in full force…scenes from Carlson’s Floral & Gift

Fall is my favorite time of year. The air is crisp and clear, the humidity that dominates New York summers has abated, the leaves have put […]