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Bey’s Rock Shop

Located 45 miles from downtown Philly is a magical store known as Bey’s Rock Shop. Located on Route 100, just beyond the Boyertown exit, it’s been in the same location for over 30 years. It’s…

Ringing Rocks Park

Ringing Rocks Park, outside Pottstown, PA is one of the most unusual recreational places in the greater Philadelphia area. Surrounding a huge field of boulders left over from the last ice age, the park is…

Philadelphia Premium Outlets

Just off the Sanatoga exit on highway 422 near Pottstown is the Philadelphia Premium Outlets. The latest in the large outdoor shopping centers managed by the Simon Company, the Outlets was completed in 2008. It…

Ala’s German Resteraunt

A good addition to the variety of restaurants in the greater Philadelphia area is Ala’s German Restaurant in Pottstown. Started by a German family from Ulm a few months ago, the place offers many German…

Styers Garden

Located in Glen Mills, PA is a small patch of green heaven. It’s known as Styer’s Garden. Everytime I’m in the area I make sure to stop at this abode of the blessed. You will…

Ponti’s Steaks and Spuds

I had the opportunity to eat at Ponti’s Steaks and Spuds in Conshohocken recently. The place has been open for over a year and is a hit with the locals. I was in Conshohocken on business,…

The Night Kitchen Bakery and Cafe

The Night Kitchen Bakery and Cafe  is an amazing shop in the Chestnut Hill section of Philadelphia. It takes it’s theme from the Maurice Sendak book  In The Night Kitchen, about the adventures of a little boy…

Malena’s Vintage Boutique

You never know what you’ll find in Malena’s Vintage Boutique in West Chester, PA. It might be vintage costume jewelry, it might be a set of  Mahlo shoes. The space isn’t large, but it’s packed…

Laurel Hill Cemetery

Over looking the banks of the Schuylkill River is Laurel Hill Cemetery. This magnificent burial ground was first established in 1836 when a group of Philadelphia citizens decided to create a rural garden cemetery to…

Uno Chicago Grill-Oaks

It’s always fun to be at the opening of a restaurant and I was able to have lunch at Uno Chicago Grill-Oaks today. Located just off the Oaks exit at Highway 422, this is the…