How to Travel During COVID

By this point, we all know that out-of-state travel during COVID can increase your chance of spreading and getting the virus. Postponing travel and staying home is clearly the best way to protect yourself and others. That said, there are safe ways to travel locally and get a little fresh air in the process. If … Read More

Westlake Golf & Country Club….an amazing community that provides opportunities to promote family friendliness.

Over the last several years, Westlake Golf & Country Club has dedicated its golf course and time to support youth golf in many ways, from establishing itself as the home course for the Jackson Memorial High School golf team, and offering special rates for junior play, to hosting the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour. To continue … Read More

Easy Dinner Recipes for Two

It’s the age-old question. What do you want for dinner? Let’s help you take guesswork out of cooking for two with some easy recipes that will mix things up for a change. Here’s What to Make for Dinner Sometimes cooking for two people can seem trickier than cooking for a crowd, but we’ve got you … Read More

2018’s Best New Restaurants in NJ

Looking to try new foods around New Jersey? Some fantastic new restaurants in NJ opened their doors in 2018, giving us all some great new options for eating out. Whether you’re craving the flavors of the south, the succulence of seafood, or some classic American delights, you can find it all at some of the … Read More

7 Ways to Make Money Over 55

We work hard all our lives to enjoy a comfortable retirement—but times are changing. With age expectancy and expenses always increasing, you may be looking for money resources, or like many people, find yourself wondering, “can I retire?” The good news is that with a carefully planned budget and some creativity, you can easily stay … Read More

Best Places to Hike in NJ

New Jersey may be one of the nation’s most densely populated states, but lucky for us, it’s also teeming with extraordinary nature trails. A plethora of preserves and parkland invite you to stretch your legs and wander among mountain ridges, marshes, ponds and pines. Thanks to the local visionaries who carved out these stunning sanctuaries, … Read More

Family Reunion Ideas

The long, sunny days of summer can inspire outdoor barbeques, trips to the beach and creative ways to keep cool. It’s also a great time to plan a family gathering, reunion or special event enjoying the quality time spent creating memories that last a lifetime. If you’re looking for family reunion ideas, we’ve got plenty … Read More

Ideas for Multi Generational Activities

Planning multi generational activities can be stressful. But luckily, the experiences and laughs shared during a family vacation or outing usually far outweigh the headaches that go into the process. From great hikes in NJ to family picnic ideas and more, getting everyone involved from the start can really make a difference. If you’re looking … Read More

Moving Closer to Family: Life as Grandparents

Many grandparents are thrilled at the idea of seeing their grandchildren. After all, everyone knows that the fun part of being a grandparent is spoiling the grandkids and giving them back! That’s just one of the many benefits for grandparents looking after grandchildren in their golden years. Being a parent is wonderful but in many … Read More

How to Be the Best Grandparent

No matter how old a child is, chances are a trip to their grandparent’s house is one of their favorite things to do. Whether you’re new grandparents or have had your go around with this many times before, your relationship with your grandchild is going to have a lasting effect on both of your lives. … Read More