what happens when you cross a beloved NYC bagels shop's famous sandwich with a freshly made stir-fry? Behold—what might be one of the most delicious stir-fry dishes we've ever tasted—the Black Seed Bagels + honeygrow collaboration. Available to order at our Brooklyn + Hoboken locations only, and only via our hg + mg App!
minigrow is an experience—from the food, to the team, to the energy of the space, we want each visit to our minigrow locations to feel (+ taste) unlike anything New York has ever experienced before. To further elevate this experience, we wanted to feature artists who push boundaries + challenge the viewer with intricate, colorful + playful imagery.
in late March, we hosted an intimate pop-up dinner for some of our New York friends at Brooklyn FoodWorks—a career creation platform which exists to help educate + empower culinary start-ups by providing access to high-end kitchen space, mentors + other utilities. Without their aid, launching a new business in the bustling New York market seems to be a daunting task.
we're thrilled to announce our first Brooklyn, NY location + 16th overall is now open at 194 Joralemon Street! Easily accessible via the Borough Hall stop and lines 2, 3, 4, 5, N, R, W, A, C + F, this location is in the heart of Brooklyn's Downtown district, and is flanked by popular fitness spots such as SoulCycle, Equinox and New York Sports Clubs.
the other night we hosted a few of our New York friends, bloggers, photographers + press for an intimate dinner in Williamsburg.
picture this—you're on a refurbished pier along the Lower Hudson River seated in a lounge chair, iced beverage in hand, as the New York City skyline glows a crimson gold from the fading light of a summer sunset. Thanks to Darren Conway this dreamlike scenario has become a reality. Darren, alongside his Managing Partner Rebecca Tarantino, has spent the last few years working to bring a lively, summer retreat to the Hoboken waterfront in the form of Pier 13. Read on as Darren walks us through the history + inspiration for Pier 13, as well as improvements for this season!
A North Jersey native introduced to ‘Mile Square City’ years ago, Jen Casson, first created Hoboken Girl as a New Year’s resolution in an effort to break herself of what she calls ‘Four Block Radius Syndrome.’ Now, with three years + lots of exploring under her belt, both Jen and HobokenGirl.com have become the staple source for all things Hoboken. And as we opened #hgHoboken, we had to hear her take on this lively city.
hg: what is your favorite section of HobokenGirl.com to discover new for?