Food and Drink

Celebrate the Holidays: Rum and Cola Holiday Ham and Peanut Butter Saltine Candy

Recipe courtesy of Omaha Steaks Executive Chef David Rose Prep time: 30 minutes Cook time: 80 minutes Servings: 10-12 Ham: 1 Omaha Steaks Spiral-Sliced Ham (8 pounds) Glaze: 1...

Fashion and Beauty

Holiday Trends 2021

While people throughout the country are beginning to move about their daily lives once again, things are certainly far from ‘back to normal’. We...

Health and Wellness

Top 5 Tools for a Winter Workout at Home

Let’s face it, when it’s cold and dark outside it can be difficult leaving the comfort of your home, especially for an activity like...

Health and Wellness and Giving Thanks

Here are some tips on health and well being to guide you through Thanksgiving and the winter holidays.   One thing for certain is that without...

Natural Immune Support

Naturopathic Medicine is a wonderful world of healing by meeting people at their own unique comfort level.  As a Naturopathic Doctor, I get to...

5 Delicious Herbal Teas That Promote Wellbeing

For diehard coffee drinkers, herbal tea may not sound all that exciting… but if you can replace that afternoon java with one of these...


Just because the pace of life is now speeding up, doesn’t mean that self-care should be put on the back burner.   Self-care is kind of...

Top 5 Ways to Play it Safe for a Happy, Healthy Summer

Some compare summers on Long Island to being on an eight-week vacation. From beautiful beach days to backyard barbecues, the nice weather allows for...

College 101

DORM Décor

     Due to COVID-19, classes of college students will be moving into dorms for the first time this fall. For new dormers, it...

Dorm Décor

With the uncertainty and melancholy created by the Covid-19 pandemic, university students need a proper living space that will encourage stability. Whether you are moving back into a dorm, or stuck transforming your childhood bedroom into a place for both attending classes and studying, there are plenty of ways to decorate your room.

University Selection

Being a high school junior or senior often means it is the time to start contemplating where you’ll spend your years following graduation. University is a fantastic way to become an expert in your ideal career path, make connections, find friends and discover your own self.

Home and Garden

Bringing Outdoor Plants Indoors for the Winter

Just because warm weather is on hiatus doesn’t mean we have to be without the joys and beauty of plants during the winter. While...

Hosting, Gift Giving, and Quick Decorating Fixes for the Holidays

We all know that entertaining at home is really a holiday gift that should be shared with friends and family, especially this year. The...

Prepping Your Garden for Winter

As the last of the summer light and warmth fade into fall, I hope you enjoyed the bounty of your garden this summer. Ideally,...


Explore The Flavors Of Fall

Explore The Flavors Of Fall As the colors of the leaves change, so do the beers on tap. So, celebrate the flavors of fall with...

Halloween Happenings

A Nightmare on Oak Street • 521 Oak St., Copiague Thursday-Saturday (6:00PM-10:00PM), Sunday (6:00PM-9:00PM) This was named “Long Island’s most terrifying ride through attraction.” What is usually...

The Best FOOD TRUCKS & Where They Roll

Chiddy’s Cheese Steaks Homebase: 1851 Sunrise Highway, Bay Shore 7 days a week from 11:00AM-7:00PM Proudly serving the community since 2014. Here you’ll find the best comfort...

Foodie Vues

Legends Bar & Grill

Ever been overwhelmed by the variety of offerings on a restaurant’s menu? Well then, get ready to experience Legends Bar and Grill of Kings...

Tre Scalini

When you find a place that treats you like family and then puts delicious authentic Italian food in front of you, you are bound...

Fireside Caterers of Huntington

by Marc Piperno For over 40 years, Fireside Caterers brand has been synonymous with service and quality that transcends traditional delicatessen fare. Known for their quick...

317 Main Street

Ever since Food Network’s “Chopped” Champion, Eric LeVine opened 317 Main Street, heads have been turning and talking. Located in Farmingdale, this gastropub has...

Shrimpy’s Burrito Bar

Roughly 3 years ago two long-time friends Ryan DiPaola and John Nasta Jr. had a vision to bring something new and different to the...

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Long Island Laparoscopic Doctors Opens Commack Office

" /> Long Island Laparoscopic Doctorssm Opens Commack Office Our Third Location Offers Gastric Sleeve, Gastric Bypass, Gastric Balloon and Medical Weight Loss Services to Residents of Suffolk and...


Andrea’s Italian Barbershop

149 Veterans Memorial Hwy, Commack 631.290.9699  

Victoria’s Bakery & Deli

Victoria’s Bakery & Deli 380 A Larkfield Rd, East Northport 631.623.6264

M&C Relaxation Studio

M&C Relaxation Studio offers you all the treatments you need under one roof: foot reflexology, body work, eyelash extension, waxing and more! Choose from...

Limani Grille

At Limani you’ll be transported to the beautiful Mediterranean shores of Cyprus and Greece. From cultural touches and aesthetics, to an inviting ambiance and...
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Add Grapes to Your Holiday Gatherings

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Prep time: 10 minutes
Cook time: 5 minutes
Yield: 12 pieces

California Table Grape Commission

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Career Development

3 Steps to a Door Opening Resume

In today’s super-competitive job market, every job seeker needs to differentiate themself from the pool of similarly qualified candidates. HR representatives and hiring managers...

The Four Corners of Balance

Work-life balance has been a topic of discussion for women trying to “have it all”. In recent years, the debate has focused on whether...

Preparing For Furlough “I’m sorry, but we have to let you go.”

Even if you are miserable at work, these 10 words will floor you, if not, change your life. As a professional resume writer and job...

Study Guide TIPS

When beginning a new school year, it is common to promise ones self to strict study schedules, organized backpacks, and flawless work ethics. For some, this is perfectly plausible, for others, these ideas are just that, ideas; something dreamt up, but soon forgotten.

Self Development

Grateful, Thankful, Blessed

  So many things come to mind when we hear this phrase! We think of family, friends, our homes, occupations, and the special relationships...

A Different Path

   Happiness and fulfillment are the cornerstones of a life well-lived.  They are also states of well-being that remain, at times, elusive throughout our...

How To improve Your Child’s Self-Esteem

The only problem with the children I work with is that they are defeating themselves in their own mind. That’s it. By doing this, they are slowly, over time, killing their self-esteem which negatively affects their self-image and impacts EVERY aspect of their life.


Loneliness is a word that conjures up many notions, most of which are sad or negative in nature. We may think of individuals who are without friends or family, sitting by themselves, almost invisible to those around them. When we think of someone as being lonely, we think of them as being socially awkward or uneasy.

Pointers For Parents

Creating A Personalized College List

There are four main objectives that should remain at the forefront when surveying schools.

Think Athletic Conference When Searching College

How does an eager student begin to investigate suitable matches for their interests, aspirations and abilities?

Everything You Need To Know About Having A Smart Kid

Your kid is smart. Even if others say differently.

Check Up On Study Skills For The New Year

The new calendar year is generally a good time to check up on your child’s study skills.