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Author: Christina Cordaro

Christina Cordaro grew up in Bucks County and recently moved to Morrisville. She is honored to be back home in a place she takes most pride in. Christina is a graduate of Johnson & Wales University and works full-time in Hospitality Management. When not working, she enjoys being a big foodie, history buff and concert-goer with her husband, Justin. Christina loves being able to explore in her own backyard of historic towns, arts and culture and dining that Bucks County has to offer!

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Home for the Holidays? Spend the Day in Doylestown!

by Christina Cordaro on November 10, 2022

Coming home for the holiday season and looking for something to do with friends or family? Spend the day in Doylestown and check out the new exhibit at the Michener Art Museum, Walk This Way: Footwear from the Stuart Weitzman of Historic Shoes, before walking on over to lunch at the new, Las Frida's Mexican restaurant! I recently had the chance to do both with my mom, and we had a fun Saturday…

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How to Spend an Autumn Day in Morrisville & Bristol

by Christina Cordaro on October 5, 2022

Falls Township is an area full of great history. Some of the oldest boroughs of Bucks County make up this township, including Morrisville and Bristol. Both are enriched with a small town feel and old-school charm. The fall season is such a beautiful time of year to visit these two towns. With the leaves changing colors and the crisp autumn air beginning, Morrisville and Bristol make the perfect…

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Bucks County Summer Concert Line-up: 15+ Places to Catch Live Entertainment

by Christina Cordaro on July 5, 2022

Bucks County is the perfect backdrop for the summer season! With all the art and culture our historic towns have to offer, there are many beautiful sights and sounds to hear during the warm months! 1. Bristol Riverside Theatre Bristol After having success from the first annual William Penn Bank Summer Music Fest, the event is taking place again this year throughout the months of July to…

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Pour Thee a Cup of Coffee at Old Village Roastery

by Christina Cordaro on June 13, 2022

We swear the aroma of fresh roasted coffee at Old Village Roastery will lure you in from a mile away while walking the sidewalks of Peddler’s Village in Lahaska! Once you enter the bright orange building, you are now transported to medieval times with blacksmith background music, Renaissance attire and an outdoor market feel. This "new world" will leave you with a unique coffee experience like no…

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Spotlight on Bake Ability: A Different & Delicious Bakery for All

by Christina Cordaro on April 17, 2022

Bake Ability is a unique and plausible business concept that will leave you with something delightful, while doing something delightful! Bake Ability is located in Holicong, P.A. in the Buckingham Green Shopping Center and is a sweet and savory bakery staffed with individuals with different abilities. These bakers are given the opportunity to learn a talent, grow personally and professionally, and…

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Café con Leche Celebrates 25 Years in Business in Newtown

by Christina Cordaro on March 14, 2022

Newtown, Pennsylvania would not be the same without Café Con Leche. When the restaurant was founded 25 years ago, it was only the beginning of what the Borough needed. Since then, this family-owned business has become an iconic staple in Bucks County for diners. I had the pleasure of meeting the owners, Daniel and Silivia Lucci. My family and I have loved the restaurant ever since it opened…

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10+ Healthy Places to Hit Up in Bucks County

by Christina Cordaro on January 8, 2022

New year, new you, right?! A new year can symbolize new beginnings for many people. Year after year, the most popular resolution by far is getting in shape, and maintaining a healthy diet and lifestyle for your wellness and being. Lucky for you, there are a wide range of dining options in Bucks County to eat healthy, but still feel like you’re on vacation! Below is a list of restaurants that you…

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Experience History on Christmas Day at the Washington Crossing Reenactment

by Christina Cordaro on December 18, 2021

There is nothing more special and comforting than waking up on Christmas morning to a crackling fire, the tree decorated with presents underneath and festive holiday music playing. This is a favorite family tradition of mine that I look forward to each and every year – and maybe you too! But there is another Christmas tradition that takes place every year to commemorate history right here in Bucks…

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Hop On These Hay Rides in Bucks County this Fall

by Christina Cordaro on September 28, 2021

It is that time of year again when the air is crisp, picturesque foliage surrounds us, flannels and sweaters are to be worn, and pumpkin spice lattes are enjoyed! Bucks County is beautiful on its own, but during the fall, you can safely enjoy the scenic views by visiting the below places and going on everyone’s favorite form of farm transportation: a hayride! Charlann Farms Yardley This farm…

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Step Back in Time with a Tour of William Penn’s Summer Home in Bucks County

by Christina Cordaro on August 6, 2021

Morrisville, the oldest borough in Bucks County has a lot to be proud of! Located at the falls of the Delaware River across from Trenton, sometimes this tiny town is overlooked. However, did you know this area is the former summer home and colonial estate of William Penn, the founder and governor of Pennsylvania and the city planner of Philadelphia? Pennsbury Manor is where William Penn resided a…

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