Category Archives: New Jersey

Stairway to Heaven Trail, New Jersey

A hike that has it all: stunning boardwalk through the Pochuck Valley flooded with wildflowers, the excitement of a suspension bridge, numerous wildlife sightings, a climb up the side of a mountain, a vista spanning for miles, and one rockin’ … Continue reading

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Guide to the Delaware Water Gap National Recreational Area

It’s hard to believe I had never heard of a place so beautiful, just an hour and half outside of NYC. The Delaware Water Gap National Recreational Area straddles the New Jersey/Pennsylvania border along the Delaware River. It is dotted … Continue reading

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The Bagel Nook, New Jersey

I’ve been into one kind of bagel my entire life, the everything. I’m blessed to live in a bagel wonderland and I don’t have to go very far to get one that is exceptional. I rarely stray, however, I heard … Continue reading

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Glaze Donuts, New Jersey

I have always been obsessed with rainbow cookies, so I really appreciate the creative community taking the classic cookie and putting their spin on it. There are a few places that have rainbow cookie donuts, but no one does it … Continue reading

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Medieval Times, Lyndhurst NJ

Sword fighting and jousting, horsemanship and falconry, dinner and a show! A trip to Medieval Times [149 Polito Ave, Lyndhurst, NJ 07071] will take you back to a different age, an experience like no other. I remember the first time … Continue reading

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The Silverball Museum Arcade, Asbury Park NJ

What’s a boardwalk without an arcade? Asbury Park is home to a prized gem of an arcade that overlooks the beach, a slice of my kinda heaven in New Jersey. The Silverball Museum Arcade [1000 Ocean Ave, Asbury Park, NJ … Continue reading

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The Speakeatery, Asbury Park NJ

The last town we stopped in on the way home was Asbury Park, NJ. My mom is a huge Bruce fan so we had to swing by to take a look at the Stone Pony where his career took off. … Continue reading

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