Go, Tigers! Our Weekend Picks

Friday September 16 Parents, bring the little scoops to get creepy with the Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association. The Creepy Spider Hunt Night Hike, will be lead by naturalist Jeff Hoagland and explore the preserve in search of creepy crawlies! Register in advance. $12, 7:30 p.m. www.thewatershed.org If the farm is more your speed, visit Cherry…

Parents’ Back to School List

It’s the most wonderful time of the year: lower humidity, pumpkin spice everything and the kiddos are back to school after a delightful summer.  New routines, earlier bedtimes and after school activities are on the horizon.  Considering a new school next year? Check out local area open house dates.  Need to get your kids involved…

Our Weekend Picks

Friday, August 26 If you missed our Instagram post, we recommend a drive over to Route 29 for the Hunterdon County 4H Fair, which runs all weekend long – but Friday night has fireworks! Blue ribbon veggies, prize winning livestock, carnival rides, fried foods, and all the Americana your heart desires. $10 admission per car….

Meet Michael Skea, Jersey Shore Realtor

So many people in the Princeton area spend time over the summer months at the Jersey Shore. And many come to the decision to purchase their own beach house, often renting it out for several weeks over the summer months. If you are considering a shore home, it’s time to meet Michael Skea and take…

Our Weekend Picks

Friday, August 12 If it feels like this week has been a long, strange trip, then there’s no better way to kick off the weekend than with Dark Star Orchestra – the well-known Grateful Dead cover band! The group takes the stage at the Festival Grounds at Mercer County Park this Friday night. Tickets start…

Our Weekend Picks

Friday, August 5 This Friday night, enjoy live music in Hopewell Borough Park as the Magnolia Street String Band takes to the stage at the gazebo. Bring a lawn chair and a picnic dinner! The show starts at 7pm. FREE. www.hopewellboro-nj.us The fireworks are back in Lambertville and New Hope! Get a spot on the bridge…

The Summer Shake Up

Summer time, summer time, sum-sum-summer time! It’s in full swing, and it’s going fast! If you’re like us, you’re packing your calendar with fun. We thought we’d share a few ideas that will help you shake things up! Check our our list to find new treats, new experiences, and lots of local goodness! Enjoy!  -Jyll…

Our Weekend Picks

Friday July 8 Get out on the water Friday morning and paddle Mercer Lake with a Kayak Tour from in Mercer County Park. Beginners welcome – an intro to kayaking will take place before the tour begins! Registration required: 609-888-3218. $25-30. Sherlock Holmes comes out of retirement to take the stage at Hopewell’s newly renovated…

Craving a Burger? Try One of These Local Spots…

“Oh, burger, sizzling on the grill, I can not make my heart stand still. I’ve got the Heinz anticipation, That “where’s the beef” articulation.” -From ‘Ode to a Hamburger’ by Grandpa Tucker We are big fans of the hamburger. It’s an easy summer staple to make at home, but we love grabbing a burger out….

Wine Tasting, Food Trucks, and Fireworks: Our Weekend Picks

Recently on our Instagram… Our Weekend Picks: Friday June 24 You know where we’ll be after work on Friday… there’s a free wine tasting at Princeton Corkscrew, featuring a boutique winemaker from Santa Barbara, California! The Corkscrew welcomes back Fabien Castel of Ojai Vineyards, to share four of their newest vintages. (Including one rosé that…