Sand Art Brownies

My littlest Scoop came home from pre-school with a lovely gift for me…Sand Art Brownies!  It’s too cute not to share and is a super simple gift idea for the holidays. You’ll need a large (4 quart) clean canning Jar then layer these ingredients in this order:  2/3 t. salt5/8 c. flour1/3 c. cocoa powder1/2…

Weekend Events from PrincetonScoop

  Your Local SCOOP: December 16th – 19th   Featured Spot of the Week: We know you hope you never need a lawyer but we have to give props to ours.  Jared Witt  is our in-house attorney.  He’s genuine, a family man, plays guitar well & gives us great advice on all things legal.  We are happy to share….   How…

Size Doesn’t Matter…

By: Nicole Marino Mathews Confession.. I bribe my kids to act well behaved in public. Confession… I have pretended to not know the bratty toddler screaming next to me in public; even if he does call me mom.  Confession… I did not believe a 13-inch man would change my life. Let me tell you about…

Your Local Weekend Events In Princeton

Your Local SCOOP: December 9th – 12th       Sponsored Event of the Week: Join Hamilton Jewelers on Thursday, Dec.  16th from 4- 8pm for the Holiday Showcase on Nassau St for entertainment, kid crafts & a unique selection of jewelry, watches and giftware. Complimentary engraving for one day only! The perfect occasion to find something special for everyone…

How about a free coffee and a chance to win $1000 gift card?

Free Coffee at Small World.  Yep, you read that right.  Tomorrow – Saturday December 4th from Noon – 2pm head to Small World Coffee on Witherspoon Street in Princeton and mention PrincetonScoop at the register for a free small brewed coffee.  Then proceed directly to the community tasting table and learn about how you can…

Local Weekend Events

Your Local SCOOP: December 2nd – 5th *Sponsored Feature Event:  Broadway quality! A cast of 40! A glorious two hours of magic and merriment! A Christmas Carol at McCarter Theatre begins this Sunday!  Groups of 6 or more can create a holiday tradition with prices as low as $25! Call Megan Johnston at 609-258-6526 to…

Rain Rain Go Away…Let’s Eat Cookies

What horrendous weather we are having in Princeton today.  Found a friend’s recipe and I think today is the day to make these with the little Scoops after school. (Thanks to Amy Senftleben for sharing) Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies 1 cup butter1 cup packed brown sugar 1/2 cup granulated sugar 1 tsp vanilla 2 eggs…

Let’s Mingle

  COMMUNITY SUBMISSIONS WANTED::  Your mission should you choose to accept it: Write a concise essay on a service provider in our community that has made a difference.   All essays should be titled, “Why I love my xyz” with “xyz” being your favorite service provider; he/she who has that panache, that special sauce, that…

Shop Local on Black Friday with these great deals

Howdy neighbors….We scoured around to find the best deals from your favorite local independent shops and encourage you to ‘Shop Local’ this Black Friday.  Please remember to PRINT THIS and bring it with you to take advantage of the in-store offers we present below.  Please note that these are all subject to availability, good for…

It’s the little things….

  Whether it involves chocolate bunnies, decorating a tree, or carving pumpkins, there are always reasons to celebrate this life. Holidays give us all the opportunity to spend time with the people we love, decorate for the season and honor family traditions. However, Thanksgiving is the one holiday that allows us all to pause for…