If you still think cupcakes are junk pastries, blasted with rainbow sprinkles, that serve no purpose other than to sweeten children’s birthdays, you need an introduction to the remarkable world of designer cupcakes, and there are few better case studies in designer cupcakes than Dublin-based KrisCakes.
Who doesn’t love to throw a party? When you’re playing host at your Avalon Ossining apartment, there are few things more important than having a well stocked bar. Actually, the bar in which your favorite libations are stocked could be just as important.
Avalon East Norwalk residents can experience waterfront dining only a mile away at Harbor Lights Restaurant. What once was a penny arcade, has now been transformed into a luxury dining experience on the New England waterfront.
This holiday season there’s no shortage of festive events going on in Randolph, MA. With a spectacular glowing Christmas tree in Roslindale Village and the Chanukah Wonderland that recently took place at Canton High School, the area is already bustling with activity for children and those with a child-like spirit.
Who says outdoor festivals were only fun during the summer? Come check out Bloomingdale’s Recreation’s Holiday Celebration for an afternoon and evening filled with tasty refreshments. Plus, you’ll be able to get to know some local businesses for the beginning of winter festivities.
Boston is home to several world-class art museums and one of the most spectacular is the Institute of Contemporary Art. Located in the Seaport District with a beautiful building that overlooks the harbor, the ICA is home to an excellent permanent collection of modern art as well as a variety of rotating exhibitions. Only a few miles from Avalon Exeter, the ICA is easily accessible from downtown Boston by car or MBTA.
With the holidays looming just around the corner, many creative New Yorkers are looking to do something special this year. Anyone can buy decorations or gift a store-bought present, but not everyone can think outside the (gift)box and take it upon themselves to create something unique. While sweaters are nice, and homemade confetti is lovely, making something from scratch and using it for something amazing is that much better! Paint is diverse, dynamic and useful; it could just be the perfect gift. Think about it for a moment, the possibilities are endless when you combine it with a little imagination.
The people who brought you the Assembled handmade arts market at Assembly Row this summer are back for the holidays with a three-day event full of fun for the whole family. Holiday Arts and Eats takes places Friday, Saturday and Sunday, December 6, 7 and 8 at Assembly Row, mere steps from the Avalon at Assembly Row apartments.
If you haven’t already noticed, San Franciscans like to do things a little differently. From how they get to work to the restaurants at which they dine, they tend to like a little adventure to break up the monotony of their day, so you can only imagine how much that rings true when it comes to working out.
Living in Avalon North Arlington means you’re surrounded by tasty, casual cuisine, and out of all the restaurants in the area, Thirsty Bernie Sports Bar & Grill and Metro29 Diner dish out some of the best food and provide patrons with a “Cheers”-like atmosphere. Next time you’re looking to go out, rest assured that these two neighborhood favorites will make you feel at home.
Fans of riding are well aware of the joys of the sport. The thundering motion of a well-trained horse that brings you racing to speeds that evoke the sensation of flying, and the feeling of the horse’s muscles contracting beneath you while the wind whips at your face are all key to one of the few sports that provide, in addition to exercise, a loyal companion — a friend.
Though their interior design budgets may be a bit higher than ours, looking at the homes of celebrities is always a great way to get inspired when decorating your own place. Whether your Memorial Heights Villages home is need of a complete makeover or just a few tweaks to spruce it up, you can find inspiration from the homes of some of the most stylish stars. With our tips and tricks, you’ll have an A-List worthy apartment in no time!