Free Things to Do at the Jersey Shore

(Note: I originally wrote this article for The Philadelphia Inquirer in 2021.) With your toes in the sand and the sun on your face, what more could you want at the Jersey Shore? Well, chances are good that your family might actually want to do more than play in the surf all day. And while … Continue reading Free Things to Do at the Jersey Shore

20+ Kid-Friendly Bucks County Restaurants with Outdoor Seating

Even before Covid made outdoor dining so popular, we’ve always been big fans of dining al fresco – especially with kids! My kids typically enjoy it more, and the open air tends to make their noise level not as intrusive to other people. There are a lot of Bucks County restaurants offering outdoor dining these … Continue reading 20+ Kid-Friendly Bucks County Restaurants with Outdoor Seating

5 Pumpkin Dessert Recipes

I know it’s completely overdone this time of year, but I truly do love pumpkin-flavored seasonal foods! (Well, except for coffee.) Here are 5 pumpkin recipes I’ve made and loved. They’re great for fall birthdays, Halloween, Thanksgiving, or just on a Wednesday! Try one (or more) of these pumpkin desserts for a sweet seasonal treat. … Continue reading 5 Pumpkin Dessert Recipes