A Walk into the Past at Waterloo Village

Step into the past at this 19th-century canal town in Byram Township, Sussex County.

Sandy Hook Lighthouse

The Tiny Army Village and Lighthouse with Big History

A trip to Fort Hancock and Sandy Hook Lighthouse.

The NJ Castle that had the Town Smelling of Gingerbread

I had the Gingerbread Castle on my bucket list of abandoned places to explore. I was told the town smelled of gingerbread cookies.

Willowwood Arboretum Far Hills Hidden Garden

I felt like I could dance in the field of wildflowers. I pictured myself like the woman in the Sound of Music. Willowwood Arboretum is located at 300 Longview Rd., … Continue reading Willowwood Arboretum Far Hills Hidden Garden

The Prison in Philadelphia that held the Notorious Al Capone

Driving through New Jersey During the Labor Day weekend, my son and I decided to take a road trip from New Jersey to Philadelphia, Pa to visit the Eastern State Penitentiary. … Continue reading The Prison in Philadelphia that held the Notorious Al Capone