Archive for excursions
I spent today wandering around the NJ Sheep and Fiber festival, snapping pictures, eating ice cream, touching yarn…continue reading "Sheep and Fiber"
Just when I thought there were no new things to photograph on the beach, an empty lifeguard chair proved me wrong.continue reading "Jump!"
My son and I spent the weekend in New York State, enjoying the Autumn weather and the Sheep and Wool Festival.continue reading "Rhinebeck Weekend"
I fought the law and the law won. So I went home and drowned my feelings of airheadedness in a Craftsy photography classcontinue reading "Craftsy has photography classes now"
We celebrated Neil’s birthday at Ocean Grove and Asbury Park this year. It was fun, and eating out saved me from having to bake cupcakescontinue reading "Snapshots"
We took one of our nighttime day trips down the shore last week. The boardwalk in Ocean Grove is still missing, but it didn’t stop us from enjoying ourselves.continue reading "Night Tripping"
In which I say I’m not going to write much, but then I write a book anyway: traveling with older kids presents a different set of challenges than traveling with littles.continue reading "Lisa Takes the Easy Way Out"
My son’s brainchild: summer adventures together, just me and him. Our first stop was in Princeton, NJ a few weeks ago.continue reading "BOG and Mom’s Excellent Adventure"
Our seventh annual trip to Ocean City was cold, rainy, and really great (as always). We saw dunes being rebuilt, carpet being laid, and we danced on the boardwalk in our pajamas. Good times.continue reading "Ocean City, season 7"
If I lived at the beach in the summer, I would want to live in a little house in the middle of town. It would be close enough to the beach that I could hear the waves crashing and smell the ocean through my open window at night. And it would be within walking distance […]continue reading "If I lived at the beach"