Tag: Times House

Butter Crumb Cake = Love

Times House guests have come to expect delicious baked goods for breakfast. Many of them are family recipes – Mom’s Irish Bread, Aunt Cass’ Apple Cake. Today I’m sharing a favorite recipe and remembering a favorite person – my former mother-in-law, Jean Villano, who died late… Continue Reading “Butter Crumb Cake = Love”

Song, wine, chili…mmm, mmm fun

A little song, a little wine and a bowl of chili adds up to a lot of hot fun in store for those in Jim Thorpe this holiday weekend. Our favorite music venue, the Mauch Chunk Opera House, is hosting the Infamous Stringdusters Thursday night, Jan. 15… Continue Reading “Song, wine, chili…mmm, mmm fun”

Celebrating five years

Five years ago this month Chris and I welcomed our first guests to the Times House. Since that time, we’ve been privileged to host hundreds of guests celebrating their own milestones – birthdays, anniversaries, engagements, honeymoons, mini-moons, babymoons – a quick getaway to take in a show at… Continue Reading “Celebrating five years”

Spring full of fun in Jim Thorpe

The forsythia, lilacs and trees are beginning to bloom in Jim Thorpe, just in time to celebrate Saturday’s Earth Day Festival and a whole lot more fun. While there’ll be concerts at the Josiah White Park, Dimmick Memorial Library and outside the Mauch Chunk… Continue Reading “Spring full of fun in Jim Thorpe”

Jim Thorpe named 2012 Best of Philly: Best Romantic Getaway

The world is finding out what we’ve known all along – romance and Jim Thorpe are perfect together. Philadelphia Magazine recently awarded Jim Thorpe its Best of Philly 2012: Best Romantic Getaway designation. From the moment the town reveals itself as you round the… Continue Reading “Jim Thorpe named 2012 Best of Philly: Best Romantic Getaway”