How cool is this? A client came to use with a creative idea. She had rescued some boardwalk wood from the beach near her home after Hurricane Sandy and wondered if we could use it to frame her artwork. Our trusty framer out did himself and it looks amazing!
As we near the end of our stay in Bay Head, I wanted to share some of the highlights of our month in this cozy beach town. The girls spent a big part of each day at the beach with their gang of eight friends. They built entire sand ‘villages’ and set up a ‘store’ on the… Read more »
Time for back to school supplies. My girlfriend is a nutritionist and loves PlanetBox for school lunches. They have segmented containers that allow you to pack delicious and healthy snacks. Lunchskins offers reusable sandwich bags — I feel guilty every time I pack a sandwich in a ziplock! Lastly, I just discovered Herschel Supply backpacks, which are also available from J Crew. They look pretty solid and the… Read more »
With summer comes entertaining, so here are a few recipes that will impress your guests. Baked eggs in avocado anyone?
I just love teepees either for the adults to hang out in for a sunset drink, or even for the littles. I rig one up in the back garden of our beach rental every year!
Summertime means extra long lines at ice cream shops, but we all crave something sweet and refreshing after a long day in the heat. Even if we don’t want to admit it, we all have our favorite spot to get ice cream. For local Hoboken residents, Torico in Jersey City specializes in creating tropical flavors that can mimic… Read more »
My mum makes the best jam. A childhood friend of mine recently admitted that she first became friends with me because she loved my mum’s blackberry jam so much. While in France visiting my mum this summer, we enjoyed several different flavors and came home with a couple of precious jars. Our favorite was the rhubarb, apricot… Read more »
We are thrilled to announce that The Bee has opened a new location in Point Pleasant. Kim Kiss Morris had to close two of her three stores after Hurricane Sandy due to the damage, but she has bounced back. Summer would not be complete without trips to The Bee for some retail therapy…especially on a rainy day!