After an unseasonably warm month, it’s starting to get cold again here in Boston. We used our Daily Questions this week to help prepare you for what’s sure to be a chilly winter. First, knowing New England, you’ll be needing some rain boots for the impending harsh, cold precipitation that will be hitting Boston in the next few months. The Tannery in Cambridge has a large selection of rain boots to choose from and you may even find a matching …

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Thanks to some pretty out there questions last week, we discovered great hidden secrets in the Boston area from food to bike pumps. Did you know that Brookline is home to one of the best Turkish restaurants in Boston, The Brookline Family Restuarant. And, according to Tipster Sebastian, “The Iskender Kebab here is to die for… it never tastes bad, no matter what!” The Brookline Family Restaurant is open daily and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner! They also have catering, …

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editing essays p>Last week, we received a bunch of questions regarding ways to fix or learn things around Boston and we wanted to share these fixer-upper ideas. First, we have a very important question for all of you: When is the last time you used the word “cobbler” and weren’t referring to a dessert? Don’t worry. Until last week, we couldn’t remember either! But thanks to The Lemur Community’s question, we’ve brought that “Wild West”-era term back to Beantown! And …

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The Holiday season is almost here and we, at TipnTag, are prepared to spread the holiday cheer to all of our awesome Tipsters! We’ve got a whopping THREE giveaways happening right now to spread some Lemur Love during the season of giving. First up, we’ve got a new daily promotion and winning is as easy as becoming a Tipster: Every week day, we’re giving $5 to NEW users who tip the daily question. Yep, you read that right, $5 to …

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This week, we learned about some great spots in Boston to just do something fun. Traditionally karaoke is sung in a dark room with an instrumental CD, but Tom Boates Everybody is changing the game. They’re not a “place”, but the next time you’re in the karaoke mood, check out where Tom Boates’ live band karaoke is playing next. It’s sure to be a great time! We also found out that Thursdays are a big night for Salsa in Boston …

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This week’s top 3 questions are all about places you can go on dates, or just to hang out with friends. As it gets colder, these questions will help you come up with a plan for a great first date or fun birthday dinner. Have you ever tried to plan a friend’s birthday dinner but gave up because you didn’t know where to go? Don’t worry; you’re not a horrible friend… yet. Tipster Stefano shared his favorite dinner spot, Biagio …

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p>Over the past week, we’ve asked you all a lot of restaurant questions and found that you all are quite adventurous foodies! Our featured places this week are restaurants that feature food from all around the world, from close to home to the other side of the world. No matter what type of food you’re looking to eat this weekend, we’ve got a place for you. Last Friday, we asked for your favorite steakhouse in Boston. The Stockyard in Brighton …

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We got tipped some really awesome places for the first week of the Daily Tip Contest! This week, we asked you about coffee, cupcakes and bars, so, here are our recommendations for you to try out: Located right between North Station and the TD Garden, the Equal Exchange Café is dedicated to empowering small farmers and sustainable farming methods. The café is a way to showcase the hard work of the farmers they partner with in growing high quality coffee, …

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If there’s one thing Lenny will never get used to, it’s the crazy New England weather! This past weekend we got hit by a snowstorm in October! Before Halloween! This absolutely crazy weather is why our Top 3 Tuesday is dedicated to keeping you warm in the coming months. As this snowstorm caught many of us off guard, it would be great to know where to get a new winter coat! Stefano asked where to get a new one and …

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Think you know some awesome spots in Boston? Want to help out your fellow curious lemurs? Your knowledge and help will now be rewarded on a daily basis! Starting November 1, we’re launching the Daily Tip Contest! We’ll be asking a new question every day to give you the chance to win a $25 iTunes Gift Card. The Daily Tip question will have a time limit of 24 hours, so you’ve got to keep an eye on the clock. One …

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