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Author: Jennifer Fritch

Jennifer Fritch is a poet, freelance writer and former stand-up comedienne.  Her work has appeared in US1 Worksheets, University of Arkansas’ Medicine and MeaningBucks County-Inspired Poems, Prose and Pictures and she won the Bucks County Short Fiction Contest.  She is a data point in the “Great Resignation” and left an executive role post-pandemic, to focus on her writing. 

Romantic Dining Is At The Heart Of Jules @ Market

by Jennifer Fritch on February 13, 2024

Is romantic dining on your agenda? Jules @ Market in Bristol is at the top of my list. Truth be told, I found it by accident. I was going on my last first date and looking for a great half-way spot between Central Bucks County and South Jersey. Google Maps dropped the pin right on Bristol Borough and the reviews for Jules @ Market made it a must visit. Five years later, Jules @ Market remains a…

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Get Bread-y For The Best Sandwiches in Bucks County

by Jennifer Fritch on January 12, 2024

Wondering where to get a great sandwich? Some of the best are right in the heart of Bucks County. Having successfully eaten my way through the county, east to west and north to south, I am confident that I have curated a mouthwatering and eclectic selection, for dining-in, taking-out and some great local ambience. The Borscht Belt – Newtown, PA A visit to The Borscht Belt is an absolute must…

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Pocket Park It Like A Local

by Jennifer Fritch on November 9, 2023

New Hope is well known for its eclectic shops, amazing restaurants, panoramic views of the Delaware River and regional theater. If you want to experience it like a true local, spend some time in one of the many “pocket parks” or tiny, green oases the town has to offer. They can be a welcomed respite for your tired feet or a fun way to steal a private moment with someone you love. Some of these…

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By George! Check Out The History On Tap At The Great Barn Taproom

by Jennifer Fritch on September 29, 2023

A short walk down an alley on 12 West Mechanic Street in New Hope is The Great Barn Taproom. This charming tavern, the only farm microbrewery in Bucks County, offers so much more than outstanding craft beer and an outdoor beer garden. The canal-side outdoor space also boasts unique views of the Bucks County Playhouse and exceptional events. On Thursday nights from September through November…

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A Royal Surprise: Polo In Tinicum Park Is For Everyone

by Jennifer Fritch on August 25, 2023

Ask most people what they know about polo and they will likely say it’s the “sport of kings”, a high-end clothing brand or something completely out of reach. Luckily, you don’t need to be a member of a monarchy to enjoy polo in Bucks County. Every Saturday, between mid-May and September, the Tinicum Park Polo Club plays matches at Tinicum Park in Erwinna, PA. For a mere $10.00 per car ( regardless…

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