Archive for the ‘Just For Fun’ Category

How to Connect Your Apple or Android Smartphone to Your Volkswagen

Thursday, December 14th, 2017
2018 Volkswagen Atlas dashboard, steering wheel, and VW Car-Net

VW Car-Net® iPhone X and Samsung Galaxy S8+ Pairing Instructions

Volkswagen strives to offer its customers the best. The German automaker consistently does so with new innovations to their classic designs. In a world increasingly more technologically centered, convenience and entertainment features are incredibly important components in new cars.


Local pantries in Oneonta, NY

Thursday, October 19th, 2017
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2017 Thanksgiving food drives in the Oneonta area

Looking for a place to donate food for Thanksgiving? Then we can help! View our 2017 guide to Thanksgiving food drives in the Oneonta, NY area. It’s a time for giving, and the food that is likely just sitting in your cupboard collecting dust, can be put to good use. Let us tell you where to donate. (more…)

Road Trip Car Games for Multiple Ages

Thursday, August 10th, 2017
Highway traffic

Just about everyone has been stuck in a car and bored senseless. Passing time is always easier when the whole group is involved, and a good game can make time fly by. The next time you’re going on a road trip, consider playing a few of these games to keep things fun and make the trip go quickly. (more…)

Where Can I Find a Christmas Tree Around Oneonta?

Wednesday, December 7th, 2016
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Christmas Tree Farms Around Oneonta NY

Christmas is quickly approaching, which means many different things. It means it’s time to start untangling all of your Christmas lights (so you can put them up before having to take them back down and get them all tangled up again for next year). It means it’s time to head to the store for all of your Christmas cookie ingredients. And it means it’s time to go pick out your family Christmas tree. We don’t know about you, but there’s nothing we enjoy more than packing the family up and heading out to a nice tree farm to pick out our Christmas tree together. Here are a few of our favorite Christmas tree farms around Oneonta, NY. (more…)

What’s Going On Around Oneonta this Christmas?

Monday, December 5th, 2016
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Holiday Activities In and Around Oneonta NY

Thanksgiving leftovers are becoming a distant memory, which means Christmas is right around the corner. That means there’s no better time of year to get together as a family and enjoy everything the season has to offer than right now. But with so many things going on in and around Oneonta, NY, it can be hard to know exactly what to do. So we decided to put together a guide containing all the information you’ll need regarding all of the Christmas activities going on in our area. So get out there, have some fun and enjoy the holiday season. (more…)

How to Enjoy All Thanksgiving has to Offer in Oneonta

Wednesday, November 16th, 2016
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Getting the Most Out of Thanksgiving in Oneonta NY

Thanksgiving is barely more than a week away, which means tables around the country will soon be filled with turkey, mashed potatoes, stuffing and a host of other Thanksgiving delicacies. Families will gather to fill their bellies – hopefully leaving room for pie – and to reflect on all they are thankful for in their lives. But Thanksgiving is about more than just somber reflection and an overly-stuffed stomach. It’s also about taking advantage of a couple days off work to enjoy the company of those closest to us. That could mean sitting down to watch some football, bonding over a busy stove or heading out into the community to enjoy some Thanksgiving fun. To help you get started planning, we decided to put together a guide of all the Thanksgiving activities taking place in and around Oneonta, New York, to help you get the most out of your extended weekend. (more…)

Where Can I Find Halloween Fun in Oneonta NY?

Wednesday, October 19th, 2016
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Halloween Events in Oneonta NY

That magical time when scores of ghouls, ghosts, goblins, witches, wizards, superheroes, soldiers, Disney characters, zombies and more all gather together in search of candy is almost upon us. That’s right, it’s almost Halloween. We hope you have your costumes all set and candy reserves at the ready because you don’t want to be on the trick end of trick or treating. But in all seriousness, this really is a great time of the year. When else are you going to see such cute and grotesque costumes all at once? So in order to help get everyone in the spooky spirit, we thought we’d share a couple of our favorite Halloween events taking place in Oneonta, NY. (more…)

What’s a Family To Do in Fall Around Oneonta NY?

Thursday, September 22nd, 2016
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Best Fall Family Adventures Around Oneonta NY

As summer turns to fall, families in and around Oneonta, New York, are looking for anything and everything they can do to get out and enjoy themselves before another brutal winter hits. Sometimes the weather cooperates and you can get out for a couple final outdoor family adventures before retreating indoors for the season. Sometimes the weather isn’t as helpful. And even though fall doesn’t offer anything near as bad as winter does, you still might have to look for indoor family activities to partake in for your final family adventure before winter. No matter what the situation, we’ve got you covered with a few of what we feel are the best fall family adventures around Oneonta, NY. (more…)