Cozy Up Your Home

Take a cue from the Scandinavian concept of hygge and welcome the transition of summer to autumn with a relaxing refresh Pumpkin spice, apple cinnamon and a hot cup of cocoa. Fall is all about getting warm and comfy as a chill hits the air—preparing yourself for winter, and cherishing those final moments of summer.  … Continued

Kara Takes the Kake

With fresh, light pink decor and delicious desserts including cupcakes, cookie dough, cake pops and S’moreo bars, Kara Kakes has more than enough choices to satisfy any sweet tooth.

Cause An Effect

 Giving Back … Pay it Forward.  There are various “directions” one can take when inspired to get involved in community service, whether it is through an organization or just by helping a neighbor through a challenging time.  During this month of Thanksgiving, Northwest Bergen Lifestyle chose to introduce two individuals in our community who embody the spirit of giving and caring for others…

Twelve Months of Glad Tidings

This marks the first anniversary of Northwest Bergen Lifestyle Magazine. We began publishing in November 2018 and never looked back! Our staff strives to advocate for the communities and businesses of northwest Bergen County through every article, local announcement and advertisement.

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

November 2019 Around Town

Christian Health Care Center Wins National Award The Christian Health Care Center, located in Wyckoff, has been recognized by the American Health Care Association and the National Center for Assisted Living. The Excellence in Quality Gold Award is given to five care organizations nationwide. As of 2019, the Christian Health Care Center is the first … Continued

Christian Health Care Center’s Family Fun Night and Car Show

The Christian Health Care Center in Wyckoff recently celebrated with a Family Fun Night and Classic Car Show.

ECCR Hosts ‘Golf 4 Flo’ Outing

The Eastern Christian Children’s Retreat (ECCR) in Wyckoff serves more than 110 individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. The group recently held its "Golf 4 Flo" outing at Haworth Country Club. The event was established by John Teresi and his family as a way to honor their sister, Florence Teresi, who has lived at ECCR since 1973.   

Homegrown Holidays at Abma’s

When the fall season makes you nostalgic for picturesque country living, stop at Abma’s Farm in Wyckoff. One of the only remaining working farms in Bergen County, Abma’s has been part of the fabric of our community since 1929, and the Abma family is now raising its fifth generation of farmers.

Jack’s Rolls are the ‘Maine’ Event

Summer vacations on Long Island planted the seed for a fresh idea in restaurant cuisine for Jack Tabibian. Growing up catching lobsters from the Long Island Sound with five traps (called pots), Jack and his friends and family enjoyed lobsters all weekend and would then throw the pots back in on Sunday night for the following week. Jack moved on…