Saturday, May 12, 2012
Waiting until the last minute only means you were thinking harder than everyone else
Saturday, May 12, 2012
If you're reading this, you're in a club of which no one wants to be a member. The club of those who haven't yet gotten a present for their mom for Mother's Day — which is this Sunday. Never fear, here are 10 (okay, nine) quick and easy last minute gift suggestions to steer you away from the Valley of Guilt and Disappointment. 1. Homemade gift certificates: Grab a pen, some colored paper and start creating gift certificates she can redeem for a lunch, a visit, a shopping trip, a certain number of phone calls, whatever your mother enjoys. Maybe she wants you to weed the garden, throw that in as well. 2. A gesture of love: There are lots of reasons you love your mom. Write some of them on small pieces of paper, fold up the papers and send …
Monday, April 30, 2012
Where is your favorite place to take mom on Mother's Day?
With Mother's Day less than two weeks away it's time to start thinking, if you haven't already, about where to take mom on her special day. We're asking you for this week's Readers' Choice poll: What's your favorite spot to take mom for a Mother's Day brunch. Brunch sems to be a popular way to celebrate Mother's Day and there are a few places in town that offer the chance to enjoy a quite meal with mom. The establishments we chose to vote for are: Grand Chalet Paris Inn High SocieTea House Grasshopper Too Ruby Tuesday Each places offers a variety of meal options, although buffets seem to be the most popular option. Since Mother's Day always falls on a Sunday, most of the places offer all-you-can-eat buffets with carving stations, a …
Friday, May 6, 2011
Lilac Festival to be held at the New Jersey Botanical Garden.
Rhythms of Life Performance at The YM-YWHA Where/When: Saturday, May 7 at 4 p.m., at The YM-YWHA, 1 Pike Drive. Why Go: The Harmony Singers of Wayne team up with Newark Boys Chorus to bring you a performance called, “Rhythms of Life” Pricing: $10, Children 12 and younger are free. Patty’s Green Family Event Where/When: Sunday, May 8 at 2 p.m. at William Paterson University, 300 Pompton Road. Why Go: Jack Klugman, emmy award winner will be playing Postman Jack in this fun musical where Mother Nature comes to save the planet. Patty’s Green promotes green living, taking care of the earth, and recycling. There will be autograph-singing session after the show. Call 973-720-2371 for more information. Pricing: $10. Plant Sale Where/When: …