Oh, Christmas Tree!

There is nothing that can suck the joy out of the holiday season quite like searching for a Christmas tree in the pouring rain with a small child and a husband who would rather be, well, doing anything short of reorganizing closets than slogging around a tree farm. But, hark! The herald angels really do…

Our First Celebrity Interview!

Blues Traveler: Interview with Bass Player Tad Kinchla @blues_traveler on Twitter By: Katie DeVito (Self-Proclaimed Princeton Celebrity Journalist)  Follow me on Twitter @kdevito Here we go Tigers, Here we go! Clap! Clap!  PrincetonScoop is stoked to be able to share our first ever celebrity interview with you. We were able to score an interview with Princeton’s…

The Balanced Guy…Christmas Day Crossing

Looking for something a bit off the usual path to do with the family on Christmas Day? If you’re in the NJ/PA area why not try attending the Annual Christmas Day Crossing at Washington Crossing State Park in PA commemorating the 1776 Christmas Day crossing by General George Washington, the Continental Army, and militia. From…

Dr. Mom

By Nicole Marino Mathews     I never loved going to the doctor before I had kids.  And now the thought of going with kids in tow, or using their precious school time for a doctor visit is the perfect excuse for putting off a visit.  But the truth of the matter is, now that…

Did you know you could save a life?

PRINCETON COMMUNITY HOSTS BE THE MATCH MARROW REGISTRY DRIVE IN HONOR OF JORDAN CULBREATH Jordan Culbreath is well-known to the Princeton Community for his prowess on the football field, but now Jordan is facing a different battle with a deadly blood disease—aplastic anemia. Jordan has been told that a marrow transplant is a potential cure…

Deck the halls…

Holiday inspiration.. Feeling your holiday spirit needs some motivation? You’re in luck, Morven Museum & Garden is hosting it’s annual Festival of Trees from December 2 thru January 10, 2010. The former New Jersey Governor’s mansion will be glitzed up with beautiful holiday trees decorated by locals and businesses area organizations including : Contemporary Garden…

Mark Your Calendars: Emily Mann of McCarter is speaking

Writing: A Friendship Irene Dische and Emily Mann in Conversation Wednesday, December 16th at 5.30PM Labyrinth Books, Princeton   We invite you to a conversation between playwright Emily Mann and author Irene Dische about the ways in which their long, close friendship has shaped them and their work.Emily Mann is celebrating her 20th anniversary season…

More from The Balanced Guy

Want an easy way to make your kitchen look snazzy that you can do yourself? How about a tile backsplash? In a weekend you can fill in that space between the top of your counter and the bottom of your kitchen cabinets with some gorgeous tile, learn a new skill, add value to your home…

Jingle All the Way 3K

The holiday season is in full swing and is known for a few things … family, food, fun, and giving back!   Why not kick off your holiday season by participating in this fun and festive event for a great cause – Special Olympics New Jersey!  Join us for the Jingle All the Way 3K, Thursday,…

Swim with Santa?!

PRINCETON YMCA HOSTS ANNUAL SWIM WITH SANTA EVENT A Unique Holiday Tradition Free to the Community Santa and his reindeer will arrive early this year to make a special stop at the Princeton Family YMCA at its annual Swim with Santa event. On Friday evening, December 4, from 6:00 to 8:00 pm, Santa will take…