Winterthur is a large, impressive estate in Winterthur, Delaware; just outside of Wilmington. The property upon which the historical mansion is located was purchased in 1810, by a member of the (locally) famous du Pont family. The property changed hands over the years within the du Pont family and was built upon a little at... Continue Reading →
Happy Halloween Season, everyone! This is absolutely my favorite time of year...leaves changing color, cooler weather, pumpkin spice everything, and of course...Halloween! Going to haunted attractions is my favorite thing in the world and I have been going to Shady Brook Farm's Horror Fest in Yardley, PA every year since I was 12. If you've... Continue Reading →
Growing up, I always looked forward to trips to Sayen Gardens with my mom and with friends. There is something special about the gardens, they can ease a troubled mind and soothe a tired soul. This is a place where one may take refuge in nature and beauty. Visit Sayen Gardens and "get lost" on... Continue Reading →
New Hope, Pennsylvania has always been one of my favorite places for a day trip. There definitely is not shortage of activities to keep you entertained in this town. New Hope is situated alongside the Delaware River in Bucks County, PA. Whether you're a foodie, an avid shopper (like me!), a history buff, or if... Continue Reading →
Interested in Native American history? Looking for ideas for a fun family outing? History and fun come together at the Museum of Prehistory of Cumberland County in Greenwich, New Jersey.
Be sure to get a glimpse of Fireflies, a Philly event that lights up the night. Nine hundred beautiful lanterns of different colors and shapes decorate more than 20 pedicabs that will take you on a FREE ride from Iroquois Park to Sister Cities park (or Sister Cities to Iroquois Park). Each ride is... Continue Reading →
Revel in the magic of fairytales and childhood nostalgia at this South Jersey family attraction! Includes an Alice in Wonderland Walkthrough!
"It's easy sometimes to forget the simple things that give us pleasure. If we open our eyes, life is marvelous. The human spirit triumphs, if only for moments in a day. I try to have my work call attention to those moments." - Seward Johnson Grounds for Sculpture is a beautiful sculpture garden located in... Continue Reading →
Take a peaceful walk in a beautiful park and soak up some history. There are informational signs at each point of interest, so you won't miss any bit of the story. The Jockey Hollow portion of Morristown National Historic Park in Morristown, NJ has trails and replicas of historic homes and is the perfect place for your... Continue Reading →
There are so many great places to see in New Jersey, but living Central Jersey, I still have not explored the Northern-most parts of the state. I decided that it was time to take a trip up there so I could discover some new favorite places. We stayed at a hotel in Parsippany, NJ which was central to some... Continue Reading →