Wednesday, March 23, 2011
Each week, we’ll tell you about one great idea to give you a much-deserved break.
How would you like a fabulous night on the town with the girls while raising money for BergenPac? That’s right—doing something good for you while doing something good for the community. Wednesday night SuburbanMomma is hosting “Momma’s Night Out” at the 201 Supper Club in Englewood, and let’s just say the buzz is already on. SuburbanMomma.com is the hot new go-to place that caters to all of Bergen County’s busy moms. They travel Bergen County negotiating outrageous deals at all the places we love or would love to try. Then they deliver the bargains directly to our inbox, and guess what? We didn’t even have to break a sweat. And because the deals are such steals, we don’t have to lie to our husbands about how much we really spent. Now the …
Wednesday, March 16, 2011
Head to Pilates Fusion in Paramus
- Myles Ma
Wednesday, March 16, 2011
Each week, we’ll tell you about one great idea to give you a much deserved break. Sometimes the best way to relieve stress is to get active. This week, try the Pilates Fusion fitness program at Mariann's School of Dance. The regimen combines Pilates, yoga and ballet techniques to improve strength, balance, endurance and overall health. The program was designed and is run by Lauren Hammerle, a certified Balanced Body University pilates mat instructor. Classes are held Tuesdays and Thursdays at 9:30 a.m. and Saturdays at 9 a.m. Make sure to register in advance and bring your mat. Also, join with a friend and you each get a free class. To register, go to the Pilates Fusion website or call (201) 447-2239.
Wednesday, March 9, 2011
Head to Sole Revival for a relaxing time
Don't have all day to spend at a spa? Instead, head to nearby River Edge and check out Sole Revival Reflexology where you can choose from a 30 or 60 minute reflexology session that will soothe and invigorate. Reflexology focuses on applying healing touch to specific areas of the feet which affect the entire body. Additional treatments such as pedicures, paraffin wax and detox are also available. Since 2009, owner and operator Catherine Bello has been helping local woman rejuvenate their souls and soles. A licensed manicurist since 1982 and certified reflexology since 1990, Bello specializes in the Ingham Method, from theInternational Institute of Reflexology. An alternative medicine, Bello will apply pressure to the feet, hands, or …
Wednesday, March 2, 2011
Ski or spa, romantic getaway or a weekend with girlfriends this escape has great options
Ski season is coming to a close, but there is still time to escape to the mountains for a few more runs down the slopes or for a much needed spa treatment. Mountain Creek, only an hour away in Vernon, offers a variety of activities and accomodations for those who are looking to get away but stay local. The Ski and Stay Package includes accommodations, one ski lift ticket per person per night, free shuttle to Mountain Creek and access to the sports facilities at the resort. Need to get away with that special someone for a romantic weekend? Mountain Creek has several packages and events to choose from. The Fall in Love Package includes hotel, an eight-course dinner at Restaurant Latour with wine pairing, a massage, chocolate covered …
Wednesday, February 23, 2011
Each week, we’ll tell you about one great idea to give you a much deserved break and enjoy a little ‘you’ time.
By now you’re probably in need of a much deserved break. Indulge in this delicious and ultimate spa treatment at Araya Rebirth in Ridgewood. Now through the end of February, Araya Rebirth is offering a 45-minute Chocolate Cherry Foot Scrub. This foot massage will relax you and release tension, using a Chocolate Cherry Scrub to soften and soothe the senses. Acupressure is applied to the feet, reducing fatigue and improving physical balance to the entire body. Leave the spa smelling like a chocolate-covered cherry. But before you go, don’t forget to take advantage of the 15% Off Sothys Lift Defense Silky Cream and Sothys Lift Defense Mask. These two great products are part of the Sothys luxury collection of skin care products. The creamy…
Wednesday, February 16, 2011
This weekly column highlights one great idea to give you a much deserved break.
Each week, we’ll tell you about one great idea to give you a much deserved break . This week’s highlight is National Margarita Day! I’m not sure you can consider National Margarita Day a “real” holiday. But nonetheless, there are plenty of people who will be delighted to have an excuse to enjoy an adult beverage after a long day at work. On Tuesday, Feb. 22, celebrate with your favorite margarita at Blue Moon Mexican Café. In honor of this special day, all house, Sauza, and blue moonaritas will be only $5 from 11:30 am to 10:00 pm. Find this great deal at all three Bergen County Blue Moon locations; Wyckoff, Woodcliff Lake, and Englewood. Can’t wait till next Tuesday to enjoy a margarita? Blue Moon in Wyckoff is hosting a Karaoke Party…
Wednesday, February 9, 2011
Grab your girlfriends and enjoy a women's retreat at the Y or an afternoon at a spa.
You know the saying, “If you take good care of Mama, she’ll take good care of you…” Well, it's time to put that into action with an day of pampering. Here are a few choice options close to home: The Women's Retreat at the Y Mark your calendars: Feb. 12 is the Women's Retreat at the Wyckoff YMCA, 691 Wyckoff Ave. The event runs from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and features keynote speaker Martha MacCallum, the co-anchor of America’s Newsroom on FOX news channel. She will address the subject of juggling a busy life, including family and career while keeping health and wellness a priority. There will also be a lecture based on Harvard-educated author Dr. Andrew Weil’s “anti-inflammatory diet,” which focuses on fruits and vegetables for disease …