Tuckers Tavern Opens Buoy Bar, Rooftop Bar, in Beach Haven
Jersey Shore / Openings / Travel

Tuckers Tavern Opens Buoy Bar, Rooftop Bar, in Beach Haven

Tuckers Tavern has been satisfying appetites for great food and good times for over 30 years in Beach Haven on Long Beach Island. This year they’ve added something new — a rooftop bar called the Buoy Bar! With stunning views of the bay, it is sure to be one of the hottest spots on the … Continue reading

Delicious Day Trip: Newtown, PA
Bucks County / Newtown PA / Travel

Delicious Day Trip: Newtown, PA

Who knew Newtown, PA was so charming? I admit this community wasn’t on my radar before. Thanks to an opportunity to partner with Visit Bucks County, we were able to explore this darling borough located in Eastern Bucks County, which is one of our favorite local destinations to visit! We started our journey traveling up … Continue reading

Happy 50th Anniversary Morey’s Piers!
Travel / Wildwood NJ

Happy 50th Anniversary Morey’s Piers!

We were fortunate enough to visit last year during the Oktoberfest celebration in the Fall. There’s something to be said about a visit in the off-season — pre-Memorial Day or post-Labor Day. When we traveled down in October, we hunkered down at the spectacular Starlux Boutique Hotel. The weather was actually perfect! One of our … Continue reading

Mod Betty’s 10 Fave Retro Roadmap Eateries in South Jersey
Books / South Jersey / Travel

Mod Betty’s 10 Fave Retro Roadmap Eateries in South Jersey

New restaurants and eateries pop up all of the time in our area and while that’s very exciting, it’s always good to remember what we had in the past and take a trip down memory lane every so often. One such person keeping tabs on “cool vintage places” that still exist today is Beth Lennon … Continue reading

Delicious Day Trip: Golden Plough Inn, Earl’s New American, Buttonwood Grill in Bucks County
Bucks County / Travel

Delicious Day Trip: Golden Plough Inn, Earl’s New American, Buttonwood Grill in Bucks County

After nearly 3 years, we returned to the Golden Plough Inn at Peddler’s Village in Lahaska, PA for an overnight stay. We enjoyed our previous visit so much so that hubby presented me/us with another visit as a Christmas gift. Our suite at the Golden Plough Inn was amazing. Extra large with King-sized bed, two … Continue reading

The Chef’s Table and The Pastry Studio at the Crowne Plaza in Reading PA
Berks County / Chefs / Fine Dining / Reading, PA / Travel

The Chef’s Table and The Pastry Studio at the Crowne Plaza in Reading PA

There’s something truly unique and special being offered at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in suburban Wyomissing, PA. Past the entrance and lobby, deep inside of the hotel’s enormous commercial kitchen are The Chef’s Table and The Pastry Studio, two remarkable private dining spaces which can be reserved for small groups of up to 8 people for … Continue reading

Weekend Getaway: The Shore House in North Wildwood, NJ
Hotels / Jersey Shore / Travel / Wildwood NJ

Weekend Getaway: The Shore House in North Wildwood, NJ

The lazy, hazy days of summer are behind us, but there’s still plenty of fun to be had at the Jersey Shore before winter comes. If you’re looking for a new place to stay in the Wildwoods, you should consider The Shore House, a delightfully modern restored mid-century apartment motel for the Airbnb age featuring tasteful … Continue reading

Fishtown Food Tour by Philly Foodies Tour
Fishtown / Food Tours / Travel

Fishtown Food Tour by Philly Foodies Tour

We already know that Fishtown is Philadelphia’s hottest neighborhood. There’s no sense in denying it. Forbes said so. The New York Times Loves Fishtown. Two years ago, Bon Appetit said you could find the Best Sandwich of the Year at Fishtown’s Philly Style Bagels. There’s been tons of other national press, but I digress. The … Continue reading

Fearless Restaurant Group Properties on Long Beach Island
Long Beach Island / New Jersey / Travel

Fearless Restaurant Group Properties on Long Beach Island

You might be familiar with Fearless Restaurant Group’s Philly-area properties: Moshulu on the Delaware Waterfront, White Dog Cafe (locations: University City, Haverford, and Wayne), Autograph Brasserie in Wayne, and soon to open Louie Louie in University City. They also own three properties on Long Beach Island, New Jersey: Daddy O Hotel in Brant Beach Plantation Restaurant … Continue reading

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel in Reading, PA
Berks County / Hotels / Reading, PA / Travel

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel in Reading, PA

If you plan on visiting Reading, PA or the Berks County area, staying at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel in Reading, PA is a must! This stylish boutique hotel in the heart of Reading’s post-industrial downtown opened in 2016. Located at 701 Penn Street, it is situated directly across from the Santander Arena which offers … Continue reading