FUN IN THE SUN – SUNFLOWER FIELDS AT BROWN HILL FARMS, PA

Nothing says summer like a wide-open sunflower field! You cannot find a lot of them in the Northeast, but they are here! Surrounded by the scenery of the Endless Mountains, Brown Hill Farms in Tunkhannock, PA, is one of them. It offers a yellow carpet of beauty perched against rolling hills of a country site. … Continue reading FUN IN THE SUN – SUNFLOWER FIELDS AT BROWN HILL FARMS, PA

Lakeland Orchard & Cidery made this lady smile.

LAKELAND ORCHARD & CIDERY – BRINGING BACK OLD-FASHIONED FAMILY FUN

We can all agree that 2020 is one for the books and not in a good way. With no real trips on the horizon, many of us look more than ever into local activities. And this is when Lakeland Orchard & Cidery in Scott Township, PA, comes into the picture. This new operation, owned by … Continue reading LAKELAND ORCHARD & CIDERY – BRINGING BACK OLD-FASHIONED FAMILY FUN

Yellow trees reflecting in a lake at Lackawanna State Park.

LACKAWANNA STATE PARK – ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW

You will not find Lackawanna State Park on the list of must-see attractions in Pennsylvania. It does not offer any outstanding crowd-drawing features, but what it gives instead is pleasant views, fresh air, and a relaxing atmosphere. Come for a day or spend a week camping among nature. Put your boat on the lake or … Continue reading LACKAWANNA STATE PARK – ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW

THINGS TO DO IN PROMISED LAND STATE PARK

If you’re looking for a back-to-nature vacation, Promised Land State Park in the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania delivers a perfect ground for that. It invites you with 3,000 acres of land, 50 miles of trails, two lakes, 9 miles of shoreline, 170 mooring spaces, and numerous camping areas, some offering picture-perfect waterfront sites. Boating, fishing, … Continue reading THINGS TO DO IN PROMISED LAND STATE PARK

Hiking Mount Minsi in Delaware Water Gap,

HIKING MOUNT MINSI IN DELAWARE WATER GAP, PA

If you are thinking of hiking Mount Minsi, do not just show up and hope for the best. It is a very popular hike, so even finding a parking spot at the trailhead could be a challenge. Keep in mind that easily accessible as a day trip from New York and Philadelphia, Delaware Water Gap … Continue reading HIKING MOUNT MINSI IN DELAWARE WATER GAP, PA

HOPE HILL LAVENDER FARM – A PEACEFUL ESCAPE

Hope Hill Lavender Farm in Pottsville, Pennsylvania, sits quietly among hills of Schuylkill County and invites visitors to stop by and enjoy its purple covered grounds and a gift shop. Easy to reach as a day trip from Philadelphia, Harrisburgh, Lancaster, Wilkes-Barre, and Allentown, it deserved recognition for what it is, a beautiful and peaceful … Continue reading HOPE HILL LAVENDER FARM – A PEACEFUL ESCAPE

Loyalscock Canyon Vista at Worlds End State Park.

VISITING WORLDS END STATE PARK, PA – KNOW BEFORE YOU GO

Worlds End State Park - the name describes it all! Located in the Endless Mountains Region of Pennsylvania, the park delivers its promise of being away from it all. Far from cities and major tourism routes, it sits there quietly, seemingly unaware of its quiet beauty. It pulls you in with its endless forest, stunning … Continue reading VISITING WORLDS END STATE PARK, PA – KNOW BEFORE YOU GO

CDC RECOMMENDS MASKS – HOW A LOCAL BUSINESS IS ALREADY AHEAD OF THE GAME

To mask or not to mask? After weeks of mixed messages, we have the answer - face masks are recommended in a fight against coronavirus. As much as it seems unreal in today's world of science and technology, COVID -19 is forcing us to scramble for ways to survive. We have no ammunition to stop … Continue reading CDC RECOMMENDS MASKS – HOW A LOCAL BUSINESS IS ALREADY AHEAD OF THE GAME

Koziar's Christmas Village reflecting in the pond.

KOZIAR’S CHRISTMAS VILLAGE IN PENNSYLVANIA – TIPS ON HOW TO VISIT

For over seventy years visitors come to Koziar's Christmas Village in Berks County, Pennsylvania in search of the magic of Christmas. Many made this trip a family tradition. They travel to experience the greatest Christmas lights display in the U.S.A. Located just outside Lehigh Valley, PA, the village is a unique place to entertain children … Continue reading KOZIAR’S CHRISTMAS VILLAGE IN PENNSYLVANIA – TIPS ON HOW TO VISIT