Fix Up, Update, Decorate!

Though it is truly the dead of winter we have dreams of a beautiful spring and summer in the not-too-distant future. We dream of a home that is fresh and tidy. Possibly re-designing a room or two, some fresh paint and curtains… If you can’t seem to get it done yourself, check out our list of local…

Shop Local: Our 12 Scoops of the Season

Over the past two weeks, we’ve been going behind the scenes at some of our favorite Princeton area businesses & showcasing their holiday offerings on Instagram. It was a social media takeover filled with holiday treats, delicious eats, and ideas for everyone on your gift list! Here’s a glimpse at what we’ve shared, but head on…

The Best, Local, Home Run Father’s Day Gifts

Dad, Daddy, Papa, Pops… whatever you call that special man in your life it’s time to honor him. For all the games he came to watch, for the ghosts he shooed from under your bed, for being your role model and your hero, take the time to tell him how much you love him this Father’s…

PrincetonScoop’s 2013 Shop Local Holiday Gift Guide

We’re proud to present our 2013 Shop Local Holiday Gift Guide. It’s a roundup of great gift ideas from Princeton area businesses, plus we’ve added special scoops, like ways to give back this holiday season. There’s also a whole page of upcoming local holiday events, so you can celebrate the holidays to the fullest right…

Small Business Saturday

You surely know about Black Friday and the savvy of you about Cyber-Monday but are you down with Small Business Saturday? It’s a mini-movement aimed at getting folks to shop local and support the small businesses in their communities.  Founded by American Express in 2010, this day is celebrated every year on the Saturday after…

Celebrating National Farmers Market Week

Nothing proves NJ’s claim to the ‘Garden State’ title like a trip to a local Farmers Market. We look forward to these community events year round, and do a lot of our weekly grocery shopping at them in the peak summer months. It’s ‘shopping local’ in the truest sense of the word. Farmers Markets boost…

Shop Local on Small Business Saturday

First there was Black Friday, then Cyber Monday. Now, there’s the 2nd annual Small Business Saturday, the day people support small businesses. Pledge to Shop Small on Nov 26th. If millions of Americans shop small, it will be huge. If you have an American Express card first register HERE  Then shop locally on Saturday Nobember…