Cara Di Falco is a Jersey Girl born and raised! She grew up in Morris County and attended high school at Villa Walsh Academy in Morristown. From there she went on to Rutgers University in New Brunswick and graduated with a degree, and honors, in Broadcast Journalism. Now she brings over 8 years of experience in journalism and story-telling to Hip New Jersey and combines it with her other love, cooking! Cara grew up in an Italian-American family, learning to cook from her mother, grand mothers and even a great-grandmother! Her family recipes can be found on her site, caradifalco.com and she shows us where we can all go to eat by featuring restaurants around the Garden State, right here on Hip New Jersey. Cara is married and has a “fur baby,” her sweet pitbull Roxie.