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  • About Hoboken Girl


    I’m Jen. I’m just another sarcastic, straight-haired brunette from New Jersey with leather boots and a Louis Vuitton. But, I happen to adore blogging…and all things Hoboken. I started this blog in an effort to discover all of the amazing local food, fashion, fun, and people that Hoboken has to offer. It has grown into a lifestyle website with over 15 contributors of various’ topical columns, all which add to the diverse and exciting little city of Hoboken!

    Things you will find on Hoboken Girl via my {and my contributors’} experiences:

    – Hoboken Eats: {I often ghost dine in various restaurants around town — who knows where we’ll eat/drink next!}

    – Hoboken Style: {Besides loving J.Crew, Banana, Nordstrom, Zara, and BCBG – with a side of Forever 21 thrown in for kicks, I am a huge fan of vintage & local Hoboken boutiques and do most of my shopping locally, when possible. Ask us anything about where or what you can buy in Hoboken when it comes to fashion – and make sure you’re dressed to the 9s because our HG street team is always ready to feature stylish ladies in our street style series}.

    Hoboken Happy Hours: {Where to go, what to drink, cocktails you must put on your tab}

    – Manicure Mondays: {Yes, the best spots for your mani/pedi — because really, it’s so hard to decide and you need someone to test the waters!}

    -Hoboken Boutiques: (ask me anything about where or what you can buy in Hoboken when it comes to fashion)

    -Adoptable {and Local} Hoboken Pets {In conjunction with the Liberty Humane Society, we promote adoptable pets of the week and also feature local residents’ dogs in our Dogs of Hoboken series. You don’t want to miss the cuteness.}

    -Hoboken Beauty {Ask me anything beauty-related about Hoboken. Chances are I’ve been there, or I know someone that can get you the answer}.

    -Hoboken Fitness {Where to workout, what classes to take, etc, etc — and our fitness reviewers’ scores of local gyms are super helpful in your quest for flat abs and toned triceps}.

    -Hoboken Health {I’m a certified health nut – always drinking something green or filled with kale and attempting to be gluten and dairy free – minus Sunday Fundays and boozy brunches. There are lots of great places in Hoboken that cater to health nuts like me – just ask!}.

    -Tales of a Hoboken Homeowner {My quest + various realtor’s insider tips on living, renting, and buying in Hoboken!}. It can be done.

    Hoboken Girls of the Week {Showcasing the best of the best in inspiring women throughout our community. Girl power — channeling Spice Girls ’02}.

    Hoboken Travels: {Any places we’ve been outside of Hoboken that you MUST visit}.

    -The Hoboken Bride: {I just got married — and so this topic is fresh with ideas about getting married in and around Hoboken, to be continued by other local brides!}.

    -Anything else girly, Hoboken-centric, or Jerseylicious that you need to know. Some of our contributors discuss lots of fabulous Hoboken {& other} topics — including gluten free eats, careers, event planning, parties, and more.



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    Can’t wait to hear from you! xoxo


    • Hi there,

      Big fan. Really enjoy your tips and reviews of local places, this has become my new blog. Just have 2 questions:

      1. Do you have any suggestions for a salon that does threading?
      2. Do you have a team of people, or is it just you running this show?

      Thank you! Keep up the fantastic blog!

    • Hello Jen,
      I am a jeweler and metalsmith located at the Monroe Arts Center, Hoboken NJ. I would like to invite you to an event that I am hosting to experience an evening at EatMetal, Inc.

      Please join me for an evening of making beautiful bling, drinks, nibbles and cheer.

      Thursday, February 20th From 7:00pm to 9:00pm.
      EatMetal, Inc.
      720 Monroe Suite E511
      Hoboken, NJ

      Please Respond by February 11th
      To Elizabeth at or 201.926.9620

      Looking forward to seeing you in the studio!

    • Hi!
      I’m following up on email I sent a few weeks back about guest posting for you website, . I work for and we’re a new home design, decorating, and remodeling website hoping to expand our audience. We’ve written for some pretty cool sites like The Huffington Post and Apartment Therapy and I think we can provide some pretty awesome content for your readers.
      Here are a couple examples of recent articles our writers have written:
      Small Space Gym Ideas –
      Fancy Home Gyms –—get-ideas-to-build-your-own-.sls
      Let me know if you’re interested and we can get started right away!

    • Hi Jen
      I am exploring the posibilty of invert in Usa and me and my gua and were thinking in open a bussuness un hoboken…. We lived there fíe a couple of years and we felt in love with that mile square so definetly
      We would love to laern more abolir bussines flor sale, rents, etc… Hope you can give us an advice.

    • Hello!
      Im thinking of moving to Hoboken but have no idea about local school districts and schooling in the area. We have two toddlers. Can you recommend a good real estate broker?

    • Hello, I am considering moving to Hoboken. I know very little about it and I was wondering if anyone out there would be open to answering some questions about I have about living there? It would be greatly appreciated. Thank you so much!


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