Monmouth County

Happy Hour at the Beach: Mix in West Long Branch

On a recent Thursday night, my husband and I decided to start the weekend early by heading to...
Dog beach in Manasquan

This is New Jersey: Dog Beach in Manasquan

If there's one word both my dogs recognize it's "beach."   If we have no immediate plans for taking the...

This is New Jersey: Monmouth Battlefield State Park

Each June, Monmouth Battlefield is the host to one of the most popular Revolutionary War reenactments in the...

Takara Japanese Steakhouse in Oakhurst

Situated in a typical strip mall on Route 35 South, Takara Japanese Steakhouse is hard to miss with...

A Fabulous Night at Avenue in Pier Village

Somehow, squeezed between two lousy, chilly, rainy-weather days, a beautiful spring day bloomed just in time for the...

The Inbetween Cafe in Red Bank

On a picture perfect spring morning, I arrived at about 10:30 a.m. for a late breakfast at the...

This is New Jersey: Surfing off of Monmouth County

This photograph was taken by Ryan Struck, a lifestyle photographer, who applies his creativity towards traditional events such...

The Harlem Globetrotters: Magical Mystery World Tour

We recently had the treat of a night out to watch the Washington Generals take on the Harlem...

Long Branch Chef’s Challenge 2010

On April 29th, the Long Branch Chamber of Commerce held their First Annual Long Branch Chef's Challenge at...

Tenth Annual Two Rivers Food & Wine Tasting: West Long Branch

The non-profit Affordable Housing Alliance, serving the Monmouth and Ocean County community since 1991, has been selected as...

Lemon-Raspberry Cupcakes: A springtime treat with a sweet surprise inside!

If you’re looking for a last minute addition to your Easter Sunday menu, we have the perfect cupcakes...

Turning Point: Breakfast, Brunch and Lunch in Monmouth County

On a very cold February morning after re-scheduling my visit three times due to three different snowstorms, I...

Latest Bites

The Inn at Fernbrook Farm: A Tribute to Tea, Spring and...

The Inn at Fernbrook Farm recently held their first event of the season. A true feast for the senses, the evening started with an...