Black Bear Safety Tips

You’ve no doubt heard about Black Bear sightings in NJ brought to light by the recent death of the Rutgers University student hiking in Northern NJ.  We thought we’d take a minute to educate and inform you about Black Bear safety tips, via the NJDEP. “Black bears by nature tend to be wary of humans…

PrincetonScoop + Benefit Cosmetics Contest

Come play with Princeton Scoop and win a pass to our party! A private beauty party, no less, at Benefit Cosmetics in Princeton. We’re holding a contest… How to Enter: Stop by Benefit Cosmetics on the corner of Nassau + Chambers Streets in Princeton, and snap a photo of beautiful you holding the PrincetonScoop signage…

Our Weekend Picks

Featured Event of the Week *Mark your calendars for a series of family friendly events from Princeton Show Jumping! On Saturday 9/20, visit 246 Burnt Hill Road in Skillman for the $50,000 Princeton Young Jumper Championships from 12-4pm, with some of the best young show jumping horses in North America! Sunday 9/21, watch Olympians compete,…

The Fashionaires – Girls Night Out – this Wednesday

The Fashionaires, an upscale consignment shop in Pennington NJ, to hold a girl’s night out event on Wednesday September 17th beginning at 4pm with champagne for all.  Come and browse labels like Chanel, Louboutin and Prada.  Shoes and fall boots galore, handbags and upscale denim. If you are looking for formal wear for a fancy…

Time For Dinner – make time to eat as a family

It’s back to school.   Sounds crazy, but I get the same feeling the day before school starts that I do on New Year’s eve. That moment when you can hit the reset button and all your past flaws and blowups are erased and you are given a clean slate. So with my clean slate,…

Our Weekend Picks

Featured Upcoming Event *Save the date for a one-day-only trunk show at Hamilton Jewelers! On Tuesday the 16th, Hamilton Jewelers will host an Elizabeth Showers Trunk show featuring almost 200 pieces from the new collection. Think fantastic chandelier earrings, bangles, rings, and fabulous every day necklaces. (Psst: many will be one-of-a-kind or exclusive to the trunk!)…

Send Hunger Packing Cooking Challenge

Celebrity Chef, Brian Duffy, of the hit show Bar Rescue, will be on hand to accept a challenge… He will be provided with ingredients generally available to low-income families, and asked to create an affordable, easy to prepare, nutritious and tasty meal. Chef Duffy will also help local kids cook a meal of their own, as…

Entrepreneurial Classes for Kids at 8&Up

What if all children thought of themselves as entrepreneurs?  That question inspired Reuben Steiger to start 8andUp in April 2013.  In a pilot 6-week session he challenged 22 kids to use a $50 budget to invent, design and launch a product. The results inspired him.  “My Aha moment came when I saw the kids’ ideas”.  These have ranged from…

Zucchini Crusted Pizza to knock your socks off!

Food blogger and business owner Trish Ryan is constantly looking for healthy options to feed herself and her family. She is the founder of Time for Dinner, a meal planning service to help you enjoy healthy meals with your family. In this post, she celebrates the end of summer and offers a unique way to use up…