Roxy’s Best Of… Bay Head, New Jersey

The Best of Bay Head, NJ, and the Jersey Shore, from kid stuff (including summer camp) to restaurants to shopping

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Save Barnegat Bay Annual Silent Art and Gift Auction Planned for Thursday, September 24, 2009

By: Roxy on 08/20/09 @ 11:27 am

Rex and I just received an invitation to Save Barnegat Bay’s Annual Silent Art and Gift Auction. This year’s event will be held on Thursday, September 24, 2009, at Woodlake Country Club in Lakewood, New Jersey. Donations are $55 per person (or reserve a table of 10 for $500), with a cash bar. [...]

Stay-cation All I Ever Wanted: Bay Head NJ Beach House Rentals

By: Roxy on 05/31/09 @ 11:54 am

Over on my Bay Head Blog, I’m participating in LadyJava’s “Music Monday” meme this week with a post about “Stay-cations.” Rex, London, Maddie and I are here in Bay Head, NJ, enjoying another perfect weekend at our beach house, and though I would give my loyal readers the opportunity to join in the summer fun [...]

Gardens On The Bay Coming to Bay Head and Mantoloking on Wednesday, June 17th

By: Roxy on 05/5/09 @ 8:54 am

We opened our beach house a few weeks back, and already hit the beach over that 80-degree weekend.  Maddie even insisted on swimming in the ocean, though her sister London avoided the icy water and stayed on our blanket working on her tan.  The cherry blossoms are popping, making Bay Head the perfect place to [...]

Looking Back on Bay Head Memories on Labor Day 2008: Maddie Sings in the Shower

By: Roxy on 09/1/08 @ 5:59 pm

Sipping my last 4 o’clock beer of the “Lifeguard Summer” (June 15-Labor Day) and looking back on wonderful memories from our family’s best summer yet in Bay Head, New Jersey. Way back more than 15 years ago, before I met Rex, I remember being the last one to leave the beach every Labor Day evening [...]

Roxy, Rex, London & Maddie Frolic in the Private Sandbox of the Rich

By: Roxy on 08/28/08 @ 7:27 pm

From the Roxiticus Desperate Memoirs:
Thursday, August 28, 2008, after 5:30pm
It smells so good out here on the beach…ocean air, sea breeze. Our girls have grown up to the point where they will disappear for hours at a time on the beach with their friends, their shovels, their buckets, barbies and Polly Pocket dolls. “Act your [...]

Florida’s Caladesi Island Named Nation’s Best Beach…on behalf of Bay Head, New Jersey, I Beg to Differ…

By: Roxy on 05/25/08 @ 9:57 pm

According to a recent story from CNN online, Florida’s Caladesi Island topped the 2008 list of America’s top beaches compiled by “Dr. Beach” — Stephen P. Leatherman, a Florida International University professor. While our beloved Bay Head, New Jersey, didn’t even make the list, Caladesi beat out beaches in Hawaii, along the Eastern Seaboard, [...]