Create Your Own Boutique Bedroom at The Mansions at Delmar

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There is nothing more relaxing that slipping away to some great boutique hotel, enjoying a few spa treatments and forgetting the world around you for the moment. But what if you could get that feeling right here at home? Give yourself the feeling of pampered luxury in your own boutique bedroom. Here are a few ideas to get you started: White Bed Linens … [Read more...]

Get Ready for October with this Pumpkin DIY

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This DIY pumpkin craft will help get you and your home ready for October and all the Fall fun. You can take this project and add the latest Deco Art or even create a design all your own. What you will need: Three Fake pumpkins A carving knife Sharpies Hot glue gun What you do: You take your fake pumpkins and color them up how you like … [Read more...]

Lewis Black will be at The Palace Theatre on October 16

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There are always many events in Albany NY for residents to check out throughout the year. If you are looking for something to tickle your funny bone, make plans to attend an upcoming event in The Palace Theatre. Stand up comedian, Lewis Black will be coming our way in October. Lewis Black: Lewis Black is a Grammy-award winning stand up comedian. This … [Read more...]

Cirque du Soleil- Dralion Comes to Times Union Center

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Are you ready to be wowed by acrobats, jugglers, and aerial dancers? When searching for things to do near Delmar, New York, purchasing tickets to Cirque du Soleil's Dralion at the Times Union Center may be what you need to spice up your evening. The show is the true epitome of "east meets west" by combining elements of a Chinese circus with those of … [Read more...]

Check Out the Albany Farmers Market Before it Ends in November

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If you are looking for some fun events near Delmar, NY to check out, head over to the Albany Farmers Market. You only have until the end of October before the event is over so plan a trip soon. The Albany Farmers Market is a great excuse to get out and enjoy the outdoors and support local venues. You will also enjoy the choice of fresh breads, fruits, and … [Read more...]

Tips for Getting the Best Cup of Coffee

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You love your coffee in the morning, but did you know that not all coffee is created equal? Here are a few tips, tricks, and facts about coffee that may help you find the best and most enjoyable brew. First, here are a few guidelines for the perfect cup of coffee: Buy fresh coffee beans. Keep beans fresh by storing them in a glass canning … [Read more...]

This Super Easy But Complete Home Gym Means No More Excuses

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Having your own home gym is not as space-consuming as you'd think. Setting up your own home gym is quick and so easy. That means you have no more excuses for not getting in a little exercise. Here are two simple ways to set up that little gym no matter how small the space may be: Build your own home gym. You can build your own personal gym and … [Read more...]

Give Your Work & Play Stations Some Upcycled Flair

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There are many tips that can help you get an organized and well-decorated apartment. If you're interested in trying a more eco-friendly way to decorate, consider upcycling. A great place to start is with your work stations or play centers. Here are few great ideas to inspire you. The tailgater. For a young boy's room that needs a desk space, this idea … [Read more...]

Get a Great Meal at Jack’s Oyster House

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If you like going out to experience different foods and restaurants, then add Jack's Oyster House to your Albany restaurants list. This place has been around a long time and deemed "Albany's Greatest Restaurant Legend." Don't miss out on this restaurant as it celebrates 101st year. The menu: The American culinary delights for lunch, dinner, and … [Read more...]

Tips for Cleaning Out Your Freezer

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The freezer is one item in the home that usually goes unnoticed when it comes to cleaning. Here are a few cleaning tips that will get your freezer freshly cleaned in about 30 minutes. Some thing you will need before you start: A cooler that can hold all your ice and frozen food while you clean. Hot water Mild soap … [Read more...]