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Celebrating Another Year of Family Fun with Knoebels

Celebrating Another Year of Family Fun with Knoebels

Knoebels is a family tradition in our area. The park opened on the 4th of July over 90 years ago and is an important part of our area’s history. Many families take advantage of the long weekend that corresponds with the park’s opening date and spend some time at Knoebels. And there’s a lot to…

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By Kayleigh, 06/30/2017 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.
6 Activities for a Long Weekend in NEPA

6 Activities for a Long Weekend in NEPA

Long weekends are a gift, especially in the summer. Who doesn’t enjoy an extra day of sunshine, fresh-air, and family? If you’re looking for a fun way to spend your time in NEPA, check out these activities! Take a Hike The Mocanauqa Loop Trails in Shickshinny, PA may be the right hike for you! Locally…

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By Kendra, 06/28/2017 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.
Why is NEPA So Obsessed with Pizza?

Why is NEPA So Obsessed with Pizza?

Northeastern Pennsylvania is the Ultimate Destination for Your Pizza Pilgrimage. Seriously. If you’re from Northeastern Pennsylvania (or have at least spent any amount of time eating in Lackawanna County), you already know that Old Forge is the Pizza Capital of the World. I mean, it’s on all the signs there, so it must be true. Considering…

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By Sarah, 06/26/2017 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.
5 Summer Color Trends for Your Kitchen

5 Summer Color Trends for Your Kitchen

Color is powerful. Kitchen appliances can be drab, mostly coming in neutral colors like white, black, and silver. It’s not uncommon for people to decorate their kitchen to go along with appliances and skip out on color. This summer, consider adding some color to your kitchen!  It can brighten a room, and even impact the mood…

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By Kendra, 06/23/2017 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.

Lewith & Freeman Featured Listing: Commercial Landmark in the Heart of Wilkes-Barre

15 N Main Street Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania 18711   Only steps away from Wilkes-Barre public square, this commercial property has endless possibilities. What an opportunity! This 47,000 square foot building is available in the heart of downtown Wilke-Barre just steps from the central square–the perfect location for any number of business ventures. The building at 15 N…

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By Sarah, 06/21/2017 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.
The Start of Summer Brings the Annual Northeast Fair

The Start of Summer Brings the Annual Northeast Fair

It’s that time of year again! The Northeast Fair kicked off on June 20 and runs through June 25, 2017. I look forward to this fair each year and am thrilled to have had the chance to write about it here! Northeast Fair History The Northeast Fair is has become a local summer tradition for…

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By Kayleigh, 06/21/2017 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.
5 Most Important Qualities to Look for in a Realtor

5 Most Important Qualities to Look for in a Realtor

When it comes to choosing a realtor, the options sometimes seem endless. Your best friend knows someone who is married to a realtor. You neighbor is a realtor. You’re looking at three local real estate websites and they all seem to have many great agents available. So, where and how do you make a good…

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By Kayleigh, 06/19/2017 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.
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5 Local Parks Worth Visiting This Summer

5 Local Parks Worth Visiting This Summer

It’s summertime, and your kids may be a getting a little stir-crazy. Don’t worry, visit these five local parks and you won’t be disappointed! Let the kids get their energy out while you enjoy the calmness of nature, and you’re sure to have a great summer. Nescopeck State Park – Drums, PA Enjoy all the…

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By Kendra, 06/16/2017 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.
DIY Home and Linen Spray Using Essential Oils

DIY Home and Linen Spray Using Essential Oils

Do you love essential oils as much as we do? For thousands of years, essential oils have been utilized for their many benefits–from cosmetics and dietary purposes to spiritual and religious uses. They can inspire, enhance your wellbeing, and purify your home. Topical application and aromatic diffusion are two of the most popular ways to utilize…

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By Sarah, 06/15/2017 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.
So, You Wanna Sauna?

So, You Wanna Sauna?

A lot of people want a pool in their backyard or even an indoor swimming pool or hot tub. Me? Well, I want a relaxation space, and one of the most recent home trends involves an at-home sauna. Saunas have been around for years. With such a rich history and numerous health benefits, there are…

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By Kayleigh, 06/12/2017 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.