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Embrace Spring with all 5 of your Senses

Embrace Spring with all 5 of your Senses

 by Lauren Rooney Streets full of snow, dry skin, stuffy heads and homes be gone! It’s time to embrace the spring season with all 5 of your senses!  SMELL the roses – Spring is a great time to remember to stop and smell the roses, or better yet plant some yourself so that you can […]

It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s a Yogi

It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s a Yogi

By Kara Seymour Invigorating. That’s Steffanie Anderson’s word of choice to describe the latest fitness trend that is sweeping Bucks County. It’s called aerial yoga and the name describes it quite well: it’s yoga practiced in the air, while suspended from from a hammock.  The silk hammocks, which hold up to 250 pounds, are rigged […]

Winter Solstice Celebration at the Newtown Athletic Club

Winter Solstice Celebration at the Newtown Athletic Club

On December 21, 2014, yoga studios everywhere will celebrate the Winter Solstice, gathering on the shortest day of the year to welcome back the light and set high intentions for the New Year, typically with 108 sun salutations. Each year, the Newtown Athletic Club’s Mind/Body program (which includes all Pilates and Yoga classes that the […]

New Year’s Resolutions: 4 Books to Better Yourself

New Year’s Resolutions: 4 Books to Better Yourself

By Nicole Loughan It’s almost time to ring in the New Year and with it the resolutions. There are so many ways to start your resolution journey, sign up for a gym membership if you are trying to lose weight, talk to a financial advisor to get on the path to fiscal wellness or enroll in […]

Story Time for Grownups: Pick a classic Halloween Tale

Story Time for Grownups: Pick a classic Halloween Tale

Fun stories of hauntings, witches and black magic are relatively new in the literary world, mainly because up until about 100 years ago people believed these things existed and they were genuinely afraid of them. But, when Edgar Allen Poe’s tales of the macabre hit the scene it signaled a new age when it was […]

Making a Big Splash in Newtown

Making a Big Splash in Newtown

This month, BH TV takes What’s Happening Bucks County to the Newtown Athletic Club for an inside look at the new Aquatics Resort Complex. This resort-style experience comes complete with zero entry pool, lazy river, water slides and splash pool for the family, and an adult pool paired with Escape Bar & Restaurant for those age 21 and over. […]

Win a getaway to the 1740 House!

Win a getaway to the 1740 House!

Summer vacations are a lot of fun, but let’s face it, they can also be a big hassle!  Packing the car, mapping out road trips, and trying to transport a family across multiple states is no easy feat! That’s why we’re giving away a luxurious getaway to one lucky Bucks Happening reader, right within beautiful […]

Miss Money Funny: Party Hosting for Every Budget

Miss Money Funny: Party Hosting for Every Budget

by: Alyson Komyanek We’re in the height of summer season. Schools out, days are longer and the weather is fabulous. You’d LOVE to host a party and invite your friends and family, but that’s too expensive and you’re better off meeting them at the bar for the night, right? Wrong! With these tips even the […]

Story Time for Grownups: Road trip read-a-long

Story Time for Grownups: Road trip read-a-long

by Nicole Loughan Every year I take a 600 mile road trip to the Midwest to visit my family and instead of listening to Sheryl Crow’s “Everyday is a Winding Road” we ditch the road music and opt for an audio book. I wish I could say I was expanding my horizons with worthwhile literature and […]

The Starter Mom: Unexpectedly great spots for kids

The Starter Mom: Unexpectedly great spots for kids

by Nicole Loughan Utter Going out with young children is a tough proposition. You always need to have a sippy cup on hand, a trove of diapers and wipes and emergency food. But, there are a few places I love to go because they have made going out with children easy. Places meant specifically and […]

The Happening Days of Summer: Brown Bag-it Lunch Concerts

The Happening Days of Summer: Brown Bag-it Lunch Concerts

It’s that time of year- when lunch hour in Doylestown turns into a fun, cultural experience…for FREE! Yep- Brown Bag-it with the Arts is back. The 35th annual summer series, presented by the Central Bucks Chamber of Commerce, kicked off just after Memorial Day and will continue entertaining patrons every Wednesday at noon on the […]

Happening in Health: National Cancer Survivor Day

Happening in Health: National Cancer Survivor Day

Sadly, we all know someone who’s life has been changed due to cancer.  But today, June 2nd, we get to do something we rarely do when it comes to this deadly disease- celebrate! Today is National Cancer Survivor Day. Fighting cancer takes an immense amount of strength, perseverance, and assistance. While survivors have much to […]

Beach Reads: Story time for Grownups

Beach Reads: Story time for Grownups

With Memorial Day behind us pools have been officially opened, beach houses cleaned up and everybody has been given the green light for flip flops. If you are on your way to the beach you might find yourself whisked away on a great romantic adventure a la Dirty Dancing or like Stella when she got […]

The Soothing Smells of Summer: Lavender Season is Here

The Soothing Smells of Summer: Lavender Season is Here

That beautiful, but brief time of year is upon us- Lavender season! And with two gorgeous lavendar farms in Bucks County, Peace Valley Lavender Farm in Doylestown and Carousel Lavender Farm in Solebury, locals are in luck. Having visited Carousel Lavender Farm in mid-May (pictures below), it’s hard to believe this scenery will become even more […]

The Starter Mom: Family Fun for under $10

The Starter Mom: Family Fun for under $10

by Nicole Loughan Going out with kids costs money and the meter starts running the moment you leave your house. One of the best ways to entertain your kids is to take them to a park, which is completely free. The park is great but you can bump it up a notch by pairing it […]