Penfield Activities

Best Brunch Spots in Rochester, NY

Nothing says ‘summer’ quite like a relaxing brunch outside on the patio. There’s something therapeutic about the sunshine beaming on your face while you’ve got a fork in one hand and a mimosa in the other. After all, Sundays are all about self-care, and what better way to take care of yourself than by treating…

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Fourth of July Events in Penfield, NY

Believe it or not, summer is officially here and we are breezing through the year 2018. Although time flies, there are a few checkpoints throughout the year that we can always rely on for a good time with friends, family and food. One of those events is right around the corner! You guessed it; the…

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State Parks You Need to Visit

When you live in a place where the warmer months are not to be taken for granted, summertime means that it’s time to soak in as much nature as possible. Western New York is filled with so many scenic hiking spots, campgrounds and lakes, but nothing beats our state parks. Whether you’re on the hunt…

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Summer Fishing Tips

Summer Fishing Tips

Fishing season is upon us! Let’s face it; fishing can be hard. But when you finally make the catch, it’s all worth it. Now the big question is, how do you catch more and bigger fish? There is no easy answer to this question by any means, but you can be extra prepared this year…

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Outdoor Dining in Penfield, NY

One of the perks of living in such a great town is great food. There are so many options to choose from when hunger strikes, and now that the weather is warming up, outdoor seating is a must. Check out these outdoor seating spots in our neck of the woods! ITACATE Feeling up for a…

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Memorial Day To-Dos

Memorial Day is the symbol of the official opening of summer.  Remembering and honoring our fallen warriors seems like an appropriate way to kick off the season in which, perhaps more than any other, we reap the great gifts of freedom (vacations, picnics, parades, family gatherings etc.) that the ultimate sacrifice of our soldiers and sailors…

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Rochester’s Latest: The Swan Dive

In the name of foodies everywhere, we decided to put one of the latest restaurants in Rochester to the test. Swan Dive, located on Alexander Street downtown, is nothing short of an Insta-worthy slice of Key West right in the heart of Western NY. Although we didn’t completely delve into the entrees(yet; we’ll be back…

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Summer in Rochester: Marathons, 5K’s and More!

Summer is quickly approaching, and what better way to get excited than planning some events that will get you outside? There’s nothing more refreshing than a walk through the fresh air(or a run, if you’re into that!). To ensure you get a healthy dose of the sun while it lasts, we’ve compiled one run a…

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Gardening in Small Spaces

It’s spring – no really, it is, despite what messages your shivering skin is sending to your frost-encrusted brain.  But look on the bright side (visualize the bright side for now until the real thing shows up): if you had a late jump on getting that garden started that you always wanted, you have a…

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Easter Egg Trends

Each year, a staple activity to get into the spring spirit is the classic craft of decorating Easter eggs. Sure, there is the classic food coloring in water technique, but with the idea-sharing capabilities that we are exposed to thanks to technology (especially Pinterest!), there’s no reason that your Easter eggs cant be the best…

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