PS. Best Banana Muffins Ever.

(PS : This muffin recipe blog entry is re-posted from last year because it really is that yummy) Muffins, generally an excuse to eat a big fat cupcake for breakfast.  We’ve tried the healthy recipes for banana bread with yogurt or applesauce instead of butter.  Doesn’t cut it over here. So here is our easy-peasy,…

National Night Out in + around Princeton

The “29th Annual National Night Out” (NNO), a unique crime/drug prevention event sponsored by the National Association of Town Watch (NATW), has been scheduled for Tuesday, August 7, 2012 in many of our local communities. Last year’s National Night Out campaign involved citizens, law enforcement agencies, civic groups, businesses, neighborhood organizations and local officials from…

Mission Small Business — Princeton Edition

Support local small businesses and help bring $250K to Princeton! There are currently eight Princeton businesses competing for the Chase Bank  “Mission Small Business” $250,000 grant and we want someone in Princeton to win! To support Princeton small business and our vibrant local community please take a few minutes to read about each company and…

Think. Prepare. Act.

Are you prepared for a disaster in your community? Come to Be Prepared: Emergency Preparedness Seminar on Saturday, June 9th in the Princeton Public Library Community Room. It was only a few years ago that a disease named Anthrax sent the entire region into a state of fear. That was a very isolated incident, but…

Princeton City Guide Featured on DesignSponge

If you’re a fan of design blogs, you’ve probably heard of DesignSponge – a site that features stylish home decor, DIY crafts & interviews with artists & crafters.  Another feature of the site is the City Guide column, offering the best places to shop, eat & visit in the world’s coolest cities and written by…

Princeton area Farmers’ Markets (2012 schedule)

This is a round up of local area farmers markets.  Support your local farmers and visit them often. WEDNESDAYS: Hopewell Community Farmers’ Market Where: Hopewell Train Station (off of Greenwood Ave) When: Wednesdays 2-7 pm What: Local organic produce, flowers, herbs, eggs, fresh bread, gourmet foods, local meats, local wool and crafts. The inside Scoop:…

Ripbor/ Curly Kale Salad…go on….try it.

KALE…it’s healthy, it’s trendy, it’s a little bit scary if you’ve never gone there.   Well, our friends at Gravity Hill Farm have chosen Curly Kale as their veggie of the week (TODAY IS OPENING DAY!) which means you can buy it at the farm today or this weekend or at Stockton Farmer’s Market from…

Make Mom Breakfast in Bed…

 Thanks to super mom and amazing chef Michelle Dehaven for this tasty Mother’s Day treat. This is a super easy, super yummy granola packed with superfoods for your supermom.  I highly recommend serving it for breakfast in bed. granola parfait to cook:  3 c rolled oats (not quick cooking) 3 c of nuts (I used…

Make a wish come true.

Hello May!  We thought we’d let you know that May is National Foster Care Awareness month and we invite you to partake in this month-long celebration with us as we support One Simple Wish, a fantastic local organization that will be headed out today on a 30 day journey of 4000 miles through the United…

One Home Many Hopes…amazing people

One of the most heartwarming and exciting local events will be taking place on May 4th at 7:30pm and the MaysGroup Investment advisors want to cordially invite the Princeton community to attend. The founders of One Home Many Hopes charity, Anthony Mulongo from Kenya and Thomas Keown from Northern Ireland, will be visiting the U.S….