Restaurant Review: The Melting Pot

By: Gabrielle Muniz

It was my first time trying fondue, and it will not be my last. The Melting Pot is a lively restaurant geared towards the dipping and sharing joy that is fondue. It has an atmosphere that is so welcoming, which makes it a great place to have a nice meal with family or friends. With multiple entrées, salads, cheeses, and chocolates to choose from, there is no way that anyone can leave unsatisfied. Continue reading


The World’s Most Magical Bookstore: Baldwin’s Book Barn

By: Kaycee Grancher

Okay booklovers. Here is what you have all been waiting for: the best bookstore in the entire world. Baldwin’s Book Barn, located in West Chester, Pennsylvania, has five massive floors filled with shelves of an endless variety of books! Baldwin’s Book Barn is set in a beautiful location, and you guessed it, was remodeled from an old barn! The owners of this marvelous bookstore have done a fantastic job blending olden charm with practicality, so that all who enter immediately feel at home. When you get inside you will be handed a map to guide you through the vast floors and rooms that are filled with books! Feel free to ask plenty of questions! The owners who work there are very friendly and always willing to help a visitor find a particular book. Now get ready to learn more about your new favorite bookstore! Continue reading

Long Island Coffee Shops to Visit: Sip This, Valley Stream, New York

By: Kaycee Grancher

As a coffee lover, it seems only fair that I tell you about my favorite coffee shop on Long Island. Forget the typical Starbucks or Dunkin Donuts. I’m talking about the independently owned coffee shop, where the employees know who you are and where the environment is comfortable and welcoming. Not only is the coffee in these places great, it is also an awesome atmosphere to hang out with friends, people watch, read a book, or study. That’s why Sip This of Valley Stream is one of my favorite coffee shops to visit, and I’m hoping that after reading this article, it will become one of your favorite places too! Continue reading

Five Best Date Ideas

By: Kate Pallini

In every relationship or new fling, there comes a time where you just run out of ideas for things to do on a Friday night or how to spend your “Sunday Funday.” You especially do not want to fall into the rut of doing the same thing over and over again, or not doing anything at all with your significant other week after week. Here are some of my ideas for fun dates for all seasons: Continue reading

Anti-Valentine’s Day Fun

By: Kaycee Grancher

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. While the idea of love can be magical, the commercialization of the holiday can leave many people dreading February 14th. Therefore, I have come up with a list of activities to do on Valentine’s Day that will make you forget about the holiday altogether. After all, isn’t it about showing love 365 days a year? Not just February 14th? Whether you’re single or a couple who just doesn’t care for the day, I guarantee you will find something on this list to interest you! Continue reading