Tag Archives: Jersey Shore

Rockin’ Holiday Cheer Wine Festival

Mark your calendars for Natali Vineyard‘s Rockin’ Holiday Cheer Wine Festival and Local Christmas “Bizarre”, 12 -5 p.m. on Dec. 11. Free Admission.

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Halloween Ham

Holiday traditions are funny things if you think about it. Imagine what aliens from another planet might think if they honed their high-tech scopes in on a typical American household at Christmas. Dead trees, brought indoors, adorned with twinkling lights … Continue reading

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You are here.

“It is not down in any map; true places never are.” Herman Melville, Moby Dick Lighthouses, by definition, should be easy to find, no? That’s what I thought when my trusty sidekick, Katie, and I decided to chart a course … Continue reading

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Lookout!

Did you ever feel like someone’s watching you? I took this picture from a lookout near the top of the Cape May Lighthouse today.The view out the window looked something like this, but from inside the tiny circle of sunlight … Continue reading

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Chubby Checker Slept Here

Wildwood celebrated its heyday this weekend with its Fabulous Fifties weekend. It’s a chance for old-timers to remember the days when Wildwood was a rock and roll hot spot, and big entertainers came here to sharpened their chops. Today, we … Continue reading

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Wine Time

In life and in wine, timing is everything. And yesterday, the timing was just about as perfect as the weather.

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Summer – It’s Not Over Yet!

I know the calendar says September 21 is the last day of summer. But don’t you believe it! Here at the shore, we know different.

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Going, Going, Gone

Urban Dictionary defines nostalgia as “a longing for the good old days, whether or not they were very good.” But really, what could be better than walking my invisible dog along the Boards and strutting my stuff in satin shorts and a “Frankie Says” T-shirt?

What could match the slippery feeling of jellies (those pre-Croc rubber shoes) while dancing at the foot of the Himalayas (now called the Musik Express)? Continue reading

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Dog Days of Autumn

Ahhhhhhh! Here’s a side of the Jersey Shore lots of people never see. Tourist season is over and the beach here has gone to the dogs. From May to September, dogs are verboten on the beaches of North Wildwood. (We … Continue reading

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