12/07/12 12:00pm

Chai Mookie Queens County Market

The folks from Chai Mookie

We’re excited to learn who will be present at this month’s Queens County Market, which will also be a holiday market! This month they’ll be at Quaint in Sunnyside (46-10 Skillman – GMAP), which is also home to a fabulous Monday night $18 all you can eat mussels and frites meal year-round. Here is the list of vendors:

Carib Delights. They make cheese spreads made with sharp cheddar, herbs, spices, and vegetables. Truly delicious.

Chai Mookie. They are home to healthy and delicious teas made with freshly ground spices.

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09/17/12 3:00pm

Whether you’re looking for your dream home or just want to go on a scenic stroll, here is our guide to what we think are the five most beautiful streets in the entire borough. They have five different looks and vibes, but all feature lush greenery, appealing architecture, and historic charm – and most of them have been granted landmark status, so they’re bound to stay pretty for decades to come.

1. Bow Street, Forest Hills (GMAP)

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Wandering around Forest Hills Gardens gives you that “it’s hard to believe I’m in NYC right now” feeling. The curved, privately owned streets, palatial homes, and features like the private tennis club seem odd, considering how close they are to Queens Boulevard and the subway. (more…)