Monthly Archives: February 2012

Hoboken Girl’s Weekly Boutique Buzz

HobokenGirl.com is starting a weekly “Boutique Buzz” to inform readers of all the fabulous Hoboken boutiques’ specials, events, and promotions for the week. To get your boutique involved, email HobokenGirl @ hobokengirlblog@gmail.com. BOUTIQUE SPECIALS THIS WEEK: Midtown Authentic, Hoboken’s Designer Consignment Boutique … Continue reading

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Perusing Pinterest: Hoboken Lepre-con Treats!

If you’ve ever been to Hoboken during formerly known as Hoboken St. Patty’s Day Leprecon, you know that those throwing house parties usually have some green dranks and festive eats. So how better to play hostess than to indulge in your sweet … Continue reading

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Liberty Humane Society: Smitten Kittens Event

I wanted to share an event going on at the Liberty Humane Society for the next month…Smitten Kittens! This flyer is self explanatory, but if you are a cat lover or love yourself some LOLcats now and then, I suggest … Continue reading

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Girly Drinks: A Blood Orange Cosmo from Sushi Lounge

I love me a girly drank from time to time. I also love blood oranges. I think it’s because you’re expecting a regular, boring orange as you’re opening it, but instead you get a red citrus inside with a flavor … Continue reading

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Brunch in the Boken: Stacks Pancake House

Recently I went with some friends to a popular brunch place, Stacks Pancake House in Hoboken. There is always a line outside, and we were all craving some pancakes, so figured it’s now or never. After about a 30 minute wait, … Continue reading

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Hoboken Girl’s Guide to Weekend Events in Hoboken

While a plethora of Hobokenites are weekend warriors (myself included at times), sometimes other creative and local events get pushed to the wayside. I’m partnering up with Alicia of  Hoboken Townery, a fun, new site where anyone can post local events in … Continue reading

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Reasons #3 and #4 that Hoboken Needs a Trader Joe’s

As you might have seen in previous posts, I’m on a crusade to get Trader Joes to Hoboken. It’s my favorite grocery store (sorry Whole Foods), and driving that extra 15 to Edgewater is just a little too much effort … Continue reading

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Adoptable Hoboken Pets of the Week: Adona and Shayne

As I mentioned last week, I am showcasing some adorable Hoboken adoptables from the Liberty Humane Society. This week, the adoptable cat of the week is Adona:   A staff member says: Adona is one of our volunteer photographer’s favorites … Continue reading

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Dear Hoboken, The Holidays Are Over… Decor Down, Please.

Well, the title says it all.. but really folks, it’s almost St. Patty’s Day. A sampling of decorations I’ve seen in the last week:  

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Hoboken Lepre-Con 2012 Wardrobe

With Hoboken Lepre-con fast approaching (less than two weeks away!), it’s time to get serious. I wrote an article for the Boken on some green finds around local boutiques in Hoboken. Here are a few other green goodies from my … Continue reading

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Healthy Hoboken Eats (on Fat Tuesday): Veggie Platter from Mamoun’s Falafel

Even though it’s Fat Tuesday, I’m sticking to my pledge to bring you healthy Hoboken food finds… Over the weekend I stopped into Mamoun’s Falafel on Washington Street and ordered a veggie platter. This meal consisted of a choice of … Continue reading

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How to Help Victims of Fire on Washington Street

If you live in or around Hoboken, you probably heard about the horrible fire at 300 Washington Street on Sunday, February 19th. Luckily no one was seriously injured, but it was a large blaze that affected many people’s homes as … Continue reading

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Brunch in Boken: Gaslight

Do you have visitors in town? If you want to get the best brunch bang for your buck… Head to Gaslight on the corner of 4th and Adams. $15 for brunch and two alcoholic or non-alcoholic bevs. Can’t beat it. … Continue reading

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Parking Struggles in Hoboken Force Citizens to Measure their Distance from the Crosswalk (Photo)

Yes, you saw this correctly. I saw a man on the street measuring his parking space from the curb in Hoboken. Take THAT Hoboken Parking Authority!

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Healthy Hoboken Eats: Grilled Portobello Wrap from Trinity

Trying to go low cal or vegetarian while still enjoying some bar food and friends in Hoboken? Try out Trinity’s vegetarian/vegan Grilled Portobello Wrap on the Taverna Menu. I tried this delish dish and loved the basalmic glaze and side … Continue reading

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