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A wee bit Farther

If I Only Had a Brain

Bucks County, Pennsylvania is one of the most beautiful places in America. Rolling farmland. Ancient deciduous forests. Historic homes. Museums. Great restaurants. It’s great for a romantic get-away weekend with the many Bed-and-Breakfast homes along River Road. One of my favorite traditions is visiting Peddler’s Village in Lahaska for their annual Scarecrow Contest. I’ve been … Continue reading »

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Giving Kids a Taste of the Big Apple

weeAdventure welcomes guest blogger Susie Breaux McShea. Susie is a part-time freelance writer and affiliate faculty member at Loyola University Maryland and Notre Dame of Maryland University. Usually, one size does not fit all when it comes to sightseeing with the family. Luckily, when we visited New York City earlier this summer, we found that a … Continue reading »

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Monuments in the Moonlight

We live close enough to Washington, D.C., to have visited the major monuments, a least once: the Lincoln Memorial, Washington Monument, and the Thomas Jefferson Memorial. But if you haven’t seen them under a full moon, you are really missing out on a unique and wonderful experience. My personal favorite, the Franklin D. Roosevelt Memorial, … Continue reading »

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Let Freedom Ring

Americans celebrate annually Independence Day on July Fourth with parades, fireworks and picnics. It’s a time of fellowship — and, sometimes, a day off from work. But it’s good to reflect on the holiday’s significance as we listen to marching bands play “Yankee Doodle Dandy” and watch spectacular displays of colorful explosions lighting up the … Continue reading »

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Did Someone Say Free Admission?

My family and I recently return from one of our favorite annual vacations, camping at Knoebels Amusement Resort in Elysburg, PA. I have been visiting Knoebels Grove ever since I was a small child, as my parents grew up in a town nearby. I find that when I mention to friends that I am heading … Continue reading »

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