No matter what anyone tells you, you are never too old for Easter goodies. Why should kids have all the chocolatey fun? Now, as you “mature” you may move away from Reese’s peanut butter eggs onto something a little more luxurious. And that’s where La Chocolate Box comes in. The local spot for fancy chocolates and...

As a born and bred New Jerseyan, barbecue is not in my blood. But this has never stopped me from enjoying low & slow smoked meats as much as the next meat lover. And my Texan husband will tell you that More Than Q is as good as any BBQ joint in the south. So when this local pitmaster moved his spot from Stockton to...

A day does not go by where I don’t look out at the Delaware River and sigh in awe. Can you believe this is right here in our backyard? It’s a sight to see no matter what season – yes, even in the miserable, cold, dead winter. It’s really an experience from the minute you get in the car to drive along River Road or...

What’s better than brunch? Sleep in late, head out to one of our great little towns for some breakfast/lunch and maybe mimosas and bloody marys? Okay, here’s how you can take your lazy brunching to the next level: tubing. Tubing down the Delaware is one of our favorite summer weekend pastimes. Because we can’t spend...

Metropolitan Seafood at the Stockton Farm Market was always a mystery to me. On several occasions I have heard you have to be ‘rolling in the big bucks’ to purchase fish from there, and regular fish is already expensive as it is. But one day I got close enough to see a few prices set up next to the filets and the...

There is a serious lack of diversity in restaurants in the central New Jersey and the Bucks County area. It’s uncommon that my cravings for authentic Spanish, German or South American food are ever satisfied, unless I feel like venturing out to Manhattan or Philadelphia. Enter El Tule, a Peruvian & Mexican restaurant...

“What’s the name of the pizza place we like again?” It always starts the same. Why can’t I remember the name of this pizza place? You could tell me a hundred times and I’d still have to ask. But that’s okay because my husband always knows which pizza place I’m asking about – it’s one of the only pizza places...