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This Surprised Me Last Night: Why Was I The Only One?
I'm following up yesterday's blog post about how to keep bugs away when we're outside in the summer.  I mentioned some of the sprays and citronella products I was aware of.
Well, as luck would have it, I attended a gathering last night where there were way more mosquitoes than peo…
Hiking New Jersey: The Lenape Trail [VIDEO]
Established in 1982, the Lenape Trail links a dozen county and municipal parks, a rail trail, historic areas, and other landmarks along a 34-mile route in Essex County. The trail was a joint undertaking of the Sierra Club and the Essex County Department of Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs.
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3 Generations Enjoying Summer Fun in Ocean County
When I was at the Summer in the Street festival in Downtown Toms River Saturday, I saw people of all ages.  There were activities for young kids including those run by the Toms River High school TEAM students.  Yoga 4 Kids led a breathing and movement demonstration for children...
Join Shawn & Sue’s Birthday Club
Join Shawn & Sue's Birthday Club - brought to you by Van Holten's Chocolates & Fudge, creating memories one piece of candy at a time!
Tune in for Shawn & Sue's Birthday Club every weekday morning at 6:45AM and listen for your name as we un down all of our listen…
Tried and True or Exploring New?
It's been interesting to talk to people about their summer plans.  Of those who are going somewhere on vacation, there are some will head towards a new destination, while others are going to the same place they go every year.
Though I have some favorite spots that I sometimes return to, I g…
Passing The Time On Long Parkway and Turnpike Drives
"Are We There Yet??"  Haven't we all heard that refrain from the back seat of our cars?  As it's prime road-trip season, I thought it might be helpful to talk about ways to pass the time when on a long car ride this summer.
It's amazing how some fun games li…

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