BERGEN magazine - December 2020 November 25, 2020 Nigel Edelshain FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedin Mother Nature’s Light DisplayWith cameras in hand, Bergenites gaze upward as brilliant splashes of red and orange fill the sky. Turn the Page on 2020Look forward every day with this 2021 calendar. Toast to Tasty Trends!Coquitos and hot chocolate bombs are equal parts pretty and delicious. They’re all over Instagram and available throughout Bergen! 5 Ways To…Enjoy a Cooking-Free ChristmasMany Bergen restaurants are open Christmas Eve—give yourself the gift of a delicious meal! Singing Season’s GreetingsRidgewood students deliver a holiday song to youngsters at Paterson Head Start Program. Bring Home a Nice Jewish…BookThis comical read shows Jews and non-Jews alike what it takes to speak Jewish As a Second Language. Not Your Bubbe’s LatkesNo Hanukkah gathering—no matter how small this year—is complete without potato latkes. You can’t go wrong with this classic recipe with a twist from a Teaneck-based nutrition coach. Lucky DogThis pup from Bergenfield welcomes the Chrismukkah season with a family drive through Demarest Farms’ Orchard of Lights. Holiday Spirit Shines OnLight displays show Bergen’s Christmas creativity—take a drive and see for yourself! It Takes a VillageThis talented trio is making history in three separate industries, but they have one thing in common—each hails from Ridgewood. Best holiday gift ideas for 2020SPONSORED CONTENT: Eight great suggestions presented by BERGEN magazine Expand Your Holiday MenuBergen County Players’ new cookbook has 100 must-try dishes—including a dessert recipe right here! A Watchful EyeNo trainers needed: One father’s exercise motivation is to teach his daughter about health and fitness. 5 Ways To…Put A Smile On A Kid’s FaceThe holidays may be different this year, but the need for toy donations hasn’t changed. Here’s how you can help. Light Up the NightWhat pandemic? Bergen County towns flip the switch and shine a light on holiday spirit. The Doc Will (Virtually) See You NowYou don’t have to be technically savvy to see your doctor in a video visit. Holiday CheersIt’s been a tough year, but this sweet sip will help you celebrate the season. Winter Fun, 5 WaysAspen ski trip canceled? Try a new outdoor activity that will banish cabin fever and keep you moving.