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NEPA Breweries: Breaker Brewing Company

NEPA Breweries: Breaker Brewing Company

We’ve mentioned Breaker Brewing Company on the blog before, but we felt the brewery was more than due for a visit and spotlight as our monthly brewery. Located in Wilkes-Barre Twp., Breaker is a local favorite with an amazing story behind their business. Breaking into brewing One of the things I love about local breweries…

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By Kayleigh, 03/23/2018 Kayleigh is a content writer with a BA in technical writing/literature and an MA in creative writing. When she’s not at work writing, she’s at home writing, reading, or binge-watching television shows… for research, of course. A big do-it-yourselfer and crafter, Kayleigh loves testing out projects and gifting them to friends and family—all in preparation for when she owns her own home one day and decorates with her own personal creations. Her work has appeared on The Writing Cooperative and as an Honorable Mention in East Meets West American Writers Review.
5 Historic Houses to Visit in PA

5 Historic Houses to Visit in PA

Residents and visitors of Pennsylvania have an endless amount of activities to do. From what to do over a long weekend to enjoying indoor recreation and finding a unique local brewery, everyone can find something they enjoy doing in PA, and visiting historical landmarks are no exception. Most people immediately think of Pennsylvania history as being centered in…

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By Kendra, 03/12/2018 Kendra is a content writer with a BA in literature from Wilkes University. When she’s not reading up on the latest home decorating trends, Kendra is busy designing her future home, library included.
A Look at the Rich History of Kingston, PA and What it Offers Today

A Look at the Rich History of Kingston, PA and What it Offers Today

Kingston, PA is located in the historic Wyoming Valley of Luzerne County just across the Susquehanna River from Wilkes-Barre. The area has plenty to offer, including historic charm and the conveniences of modern living. Where history is home The Kingston area has a particularly rich history. In 1662, King Charles II granted William Penn territory…

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By Sarah, 03/07/2018 Sarah is a content writer and social media assistant with a BA in literature/creative writing from Wilkes University. When she’s not spending her days at work writing, reading, and drinking coffee, she’s usually at home reading, writing, and drinking coffee. She also devotes a fair amount of time to HGTV, drawing, and doting on her dog. As a creator, Sarah believes in emphasizing personality through design and DIY projects.
NEPA Breweries: Here & Now Brewing Company

NEPA Breweries: Here & Now Brewing Company

Here & Now is located at 645 Main St. in Honesdale, and they opened their doors in summer of 2017. They have been serving locally-made beer and food to the community since then. This month, we made the drive to try out what they have to offer. Here & Now breathes life into a historic…

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By Kayleigh, 02/16/2018 Kayleigh is a content writer with a BA in technical writing/literature and an MA in creative writing. When she’s not at work writing, she’s at home writing, reading, or binge-watching television shows… for research, of course. A big do-it-yourselfer and crafter, Kayleigh loves testing out projects and gifting them to friends and family—all in preparation for when she owns her own home one day and decorates with her own personal creations. Her work has appeared on The Writing Cooperative and as an Honorable Mention in East Meets West American Writers Review.
Community Spotlight: The Back Mountain

Community Spotlight: The Back Mountain

At the heart of the Back Mountain, you’ll find remarkable culture in an incredible community. The Back Mountain region is located northwest of Wyoming Valley and offers plenty of restaurants, shopping centers, schools, and recreational activities. It encompasses several municipalities including Dallas Township, Dallas Borough, Shavertown, Trucksville, Harvey’s Lake Borough, and Lehman Township. Spectacular mountain views and…

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By Kendra, 01/24/2018 Kendra is a content writer with a BA in literature from Wilkes University. When she’s not reading up on the latest home decorating trends, Kendra is busy designing her future home, library included.
Indoor Winter Recreation in Northeastern Pennsylvania

Indoor Winter Recreation in Northeastern Pennsylvania

If the weather has had you stuck inside and you’re starting to feel the effects of cabin fever, you’re probably looking for some things to do nearby. If the winter weather is your friend, you can find our suggestions for local winter outdoor recreation here. But if you’re looking to leave your house only on…

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By Sarah, 01/17/2018 Sarah is a content writer and social media assistant with a BA in literature/creative writing from Wilkes University. When she’s not spending her days at work writing, reading, and drinking coffee, she’s usually at home reading, writing, and drinking coffee. She also devotes a fair amount of time to HGTV, drawing, and doting on her dog. As a creator, Sarah believes in emphasizing personality through design and DIY projects.
Outdoor Winter Recreation in Northeastern Pennsylvania

Outdoor Winter Recreation in Northeastern Pennsylvania

Looking for things to do outside during winter in NEPA? Here in Northeastern Pennsylvania, we’re fortunate to experience all four seasons (sometimes all of those in one day!). So along with those fresh springs, dreamy summers, and beautiful falls, we have some wonderful winters. Sure, it’s easy to say they’re too cold and too snowy,…

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By Sarah, 01/12/2018 Sarah is a content writer and social media assistant with a BA in literature/creative writing from Wilkes University. When she’s not spending her days at work writing, reading, and drinking coffee, she’s usually at home reading, writing, and drinking coffee. She also devotes a fair amount of time to HGTV, drawing, and doting on her dog. As a creator, Sarah believes in emphasizing personality through design and DIY projects.
NEPA Breweries: Victory Brewing Company

NEPA Breweries: Victory Brewing Company

Welcome to NEPA Breweries, a series where we visit breweries in Northeastern PA as well as a few just a short drive away. This month, we’re visiting Victory Brewing Company. We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again—one of the biggest perks of living in this area is that it’s conveniently located. Getting out…

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By Kayleigh, 01/05/2018 Kayleigh is a content writer with a BA in technical writing/literature and an MA in creative writing. When she’s not at work writing, she’s at home writing, reading, or binge-watching television shows… for research, of course. A big do-it-yourselfer and crafter, Kayleigh loves testing out projects and gifting them to friends and family—all in preparation for when she owns her own home one day and decorates with her own personal creations. Her work has appeared on The Writing Cooperative and as an Honorable Mention in East Meets West American Writers Review.
The Most Unique New Year’s Eve Drops in PA

The Most Unique New Year’s Eve Drops in PA

New Year’s Eve is a night of celebration and making memories with friends and family. Every year as the clock nears midnight, people anticipate watching the ball drop in New York City. At least 100 million people in the United States tune in to watch the ball drop each year. While the ball drop in…

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By Kendra, 12/29/2017 Kendra is a content writer with a BA in literature from Wilkes University. When she’s not reading up on the latest home decorating trends, Kendra is busy designing her future home, library included.
NEPA Breweries: Berwick Brewing Company

NEPA Breweries: Berwick Brewing Company

Welcome to NEPA Breweries, a series where we visit breweries in Northeastern PA as well as a few just a short drive away. This month, we’re visiting Berwick Brewing Company. At just a 45-minute drive, Berwick is a stone’s throw away from Wilkes-Barre. This month, we took a drive to visit Berwick Brewing Co. Brewing in…

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By Kayleigh, 12/15/2017 Kayleigh is a content writer with a BA in technical writing/literature and an MA in creative writing. When she’s not at work writing, she’s at home writing, reading, or binge-watching television shows… for research, of course. A big do-it-yourselfer and crafter, Kayleigh loves testing out projects and gifting them to friends and family—all in preparation for when she owns her own home one day and decorates with her own personal creations. Her work has appeared on The Writing Cooperative and as an Honorable Mention in East Meets West American Writers Review.