15 Things About PEEPS® Candy You Probably Didn’t Know

March 24th, 2016 posted by

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It's PEEPS® season!

PEEPS®. You know, those marshmallow sugary confections that adorn Easter baskets, and have a shape for every holiday? I think year round, PEEPS® are the topic of some heated discussions. From how you eat them (fresh, stale, frozen, or melted), to which color tastes best (Really? Don’t they all taste the same?), to what shape people like the most (Fact: yellow chicks followed by yellow bunnies).

So each year I do a little surfing on the world wide webs to find out exactly what people are always making such a fuss about. Here’s what I dug up for 2016:

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Easter Brunches, Egg Hunts, and More in Lehigh Valley

March 22nd, 2016 posted by

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Hunt for PEEPS at SteelStacks

Easter may be just around the corner, but it’s not too late to make your plans for the holiday weekend. Ring in spring with some of these great events happening throughout Lehigh Valley including decadent brunch buffets, egg hunts for the kids, and so much more.

Be sure to click through for details on all events. Keep in mind, reservations are strongly recommended for brunches, lunches, etc.

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It’s National Pizza Day… Where are you getting your Pie or Tray?

February 9th, 2016 posted by

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Pick a Place and Grab a Slice

It is National Pizza Day today, not to be confused with National Pizza Party Day (Third Friday of May), National Cheese Pizza Day (September 5), National Pepperoni Pizza Day (September 20), National Sausage Pizza Day (October 11), or National Pizza With Everything Except Anchovies (November 12).

I’m not making this stuff up. I couldn’t, nor would I. Who needs a day to celebrate on of the perfect foods?

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Top Five Places to Get Wings in Lehigh Valley

February 4th, 2016 posted by

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Get ready for the big game with plenty of wings.

With the big game ahead, we’ve got wings on the brain. And, we aren’t the only ones. According to the National Chicken Council, Americans are expected to consume 1.3 billion chicken wings during this year’s Super Bowl. Yes, you read that right. 1.3 billion.

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Six Romantic Lehigh Valley Dining Spots

February 4th, 2016 posted by

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Treat your special someone to a romantic dinner.

It’s February. Some people look at this month as the dead of a cold winter, yet some see it as one of the hottest months of the year when it comes to their love life. In my mind it’s both, but what keeps me from cabin fever is the opportunity for a little extra romance by doing something special with the one I love.

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Will You Be My Valley Valentine This February?

February 4th, 2016 posted by

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Treat your special someone this February.

February is for lovebirds. With that comes the perfect chance to “treat yourself,” and of course your special someone. We’re here to help you think out-of-the-box with date night ideas during the month of February. Try something new this year with our Be My Valley Valentine deals and discounts.

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Top Middle Eastern Restaurants in Lehigh Valley

January 26th, 2016 posted by

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Are you hungry yet?

Middle Eastern dishes are some of my favorite meals. If you’re like me, you enjoy sharing a few (or lots of) appetizers so that you can try a little bit of everything. I’ve grown to love a few restaurants here in Lehigh Valley that serve top Middle Eastern dishes. Local family-owned joints usually top my list. Read on for my current favorites.

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Top Five Breakfast Spots in Lehigh Valley

January 19th, 2016 posted by

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Our favorite breakfast spots.

You know what they say- breakfast is the most important meal of the day. I agree whole-heartedly. One any given weekend, you can catch me scoping out the menus of local breakfast and brunch spots trying to make my pick.

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Make It A Multi-Day Ski Adventure In Lehigh Valley

January 12th, 2016 posted by

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Get ready for a winter filled with fun!

This is a page for Old Man Winter. Paging Old Man Winter.

If you’re like me, you love the change of seasons. This year it seems we’ve been stuck in fall mode in Lehigh Valley … until now that is! The temps have finally dropped to where there is a chance for the natural stuff to fall from the sky, even though that still hasn’t happened yet besides the few flurries I am staring at out my window at the present time. Luckily, for those of us that are winter enthusiasts, we’ve got two great resorts who have the capabilities to make a ton of the white stuff without the Snow God coming into play.

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Top Five Desserts in Lehigh Valley

December 23rd, 2015 posted by

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Satisfy your sweet tooth.

If you’re like me, you can’t round out a meal without something sweet. We’ve talked about the best places to get ice cream, and even the best cupcakes in the region. But what about a good old dessert? Satisfy that sweet tooth with some of my favorites found in restaurants throughout Lehigh Valley.

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