To a New Year and a New Decade

Happy and Healthy New Year! As we begin 2020, a new decade, we set goals and envision what our future will hold for ourselves and our families. As a young boy, I can remember thinking what the year 2000 would be like and now,  it’s already 2020! The beginning of the year is a time … Continued

A New Decade is Around the Corner

Historians say it’s the song that nobody knows, and yet we’ve all tried to sing it. “Auld Lang Syne” is the title of a 1788 Scottish poem by Robert Burns, typically sung immediately after the stroke of midnight on New Year’s Eve. The phrase “Auld Lang Syne” translates to “old long since,” so as an … Continued

So Much for Which to be Thankful

As November rolls around, we’re anxiously awaiting the approach of Thanksgiving, the holiday season and time spent with our loved ones. The winding down of the year always brings about a time of reflection for us—remembering everything we’ve done or accomplished in months past; looking back on turkey disaster stories from years ago, cold mornings … Continued

Welcome to Northwest Bergen Lifestyle’s October “Foodie” Issue!

We had a lot of fun harvesting some great restaurant ideas that feature experiential dining at its finest throughout northwest Bergen! As school, sports and special events gear up throughout the fall, now is the time to find a new and different place to relax and dine. We discovered some great newer restaurants as well as … Continued

Northwest Bergen’s Fall Fashion Trends

In the magazine world, the September issue is the most anticipated arrival of the year. It’s the unofficial first look at this season’s fashion trends and predictions. So, it is with great pleasure that we present you with Northwest Bergen Lifestyle’s very first Style + Fashion issue. For our fall fashion photoshoot, we are privileged … Continued

Kids, Pets and Mom’s 100th Birthday

For many of us, August is a bittersweet turning point in the year. While the lazy days of sipping cool beverages poolside may be numbered, this month brings a sense of renewal. New routines, new clothes and new school supplies often come to mind in August. We dedicated an issue to both the men and women … Continued

Summer is Finally Here

This month, Northwest Bergen Lifestyle brings you our “Summer” issue. It was only a month and a half ago when the rain was coming down like cats and dogs, the temperature was in the low 40s and who knew if we’d ever see the sun, let alone summer. July is the time of year when the kids are … Continued

OK, Guys: Batter Up!

Gentlemen, you’ve waited patiently for your turn. Last month, we brought you our Women’s issue—it is ladies first, after all—and this month, we present our “Gents” issue, celebrating all things for and about men. Of course, there’s Father’s Day on June 16, when families get together and celebrate fathers, grandfathers and great-grandfathers. In this Men’s issue, … Continued

Women & Spring

“Don’t look at your feet to see if you are doing it right, just dance.” -Anne Lamott When we think about the women who have made the most impact in our lives, aren’t they always the ones who help us rise up? The ones who stuck around, even if only for a little while and … Continued

Embrace Eco in Northwest Bergen

April marks our sixth issue, and to all of you, we are so grateful. This month at Northwest Bergen Lifestyle, we bring you our Eco issue in honor of Earth Day on April 22. When my staff began the process of researching what our residents are doing to sustain and protect our planet, I thought … Continued