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Aug 19

Home Made Ice Cream Brings Out the Kid in Us All!

Moo Moo’s Creamery 32 West Street, Cold Spring, NY Most homemade ice cream parlors hype theirs as being the world’s greatest. However, we are convinced that Moo Moo’s has earned the right to do so! Owner Alexi Katsetos crafts 16…
Aug 18

Charm and Whimsy: Hand in Hand

The Country Touch 97 Main Street, Cold Spring, NY   Connie Kelley opened a little country gift shop in Cold Spring over 20 years ago, which has long since become a local and visitors’ highlight. The immediate draw is her…
Aug 18

The Foundry – Home of the BALT- Best Sammie in the Land!

Foundry Café 55 Main Street, Cold Spring, NY Famous for his huevos rancheros, French toast, organic quiches, hearty soups, and the BALT— a bacon, avocado, lettuce and tomato sandwich on whole wheat bread with bean sprouts and spicy jalapeño mayonnaise,…
Aug 18

The Shop Not-To-Miss on September 28th in Cold Spring:

Highland Baskets at The Country Goose 115 Main Street, Cold Spring NY A fixture on Main Street in Cold Spring for nearly 30 years is romance author and shopkeeper Leonora Burton’s pride and joy. Highland Baskets is the metamorphosis of…
Aug 18

Owners Hearts as Huge as their Gigantic Store: A Must See

Bijou Galleries, Ltd 50 Main Street, Cold Spring, NY For the ultimate Hudson Valley antiquing experience, it’s hard to top “The Bijou”. Proprietors Michael and Jane Timm are famous around the world for the horde of vendors they’ve gathered together…
Aug 18

Old Souls has a Youthful Spirit

Old Souls 63 Main Street, Cold Spring, NY One of the newest shops to open its doors in Cold Spring is Old Souls, and a place this special was long overdue. Founded in 2012 by fly-fishing enthusiast James Caroll, and…
Aug 15

Work Distractions No More!

Work can be very boring. Even if you are doing something you love, we all crave some type of distraction during those long weekdays. Digital Distractions The Internet is my number one source of distraction. There are endless ways I…
Aug 05

Moderator Training Session

On Tuesday July 23rd, I attended the Women’s Advancement Compact’s first workshop event. It was a small, yet highly motivated group of 12 who were all very eager to share and enrich their leadership skills.  Two professionals, Stanley Goldstein and…
Jul 29

A Childless Woman Gives Birth, Twice.

Yesterday I gave birth for the second time. Confused? Those who know me well have heard about (and some have witnessed episodes of) my 25-year battle with panic attacks. The full attack I endured, a mere three months ago, brought…
Jul 25

The Trials and Tribulations of Working From Home

Tips on How to Work From Home Things are changing in the workplace; working at home is becoming a more common occurrence. However, as appealing as working from home sounds, it requires a disciplined work ethic the same way an…