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Ocean City, New Jersey for Those with Short Attention Spans

Ocean City, New Jersey is the place to go if you want the all-American boardwalk experience without the bars, casinos, and Jersey Shore look-alikes. OCNJ is aptly nicknamed “America’s Greatest Family Resort”. It is located in South Jersey just an hour and a half from Philadelphia. This makes it popular with vacationers and day trippers… Continue reading Ocean City, New Jersey for Those with Short Attention Spans

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My Newest Literary Obsessions: Compounding, Bad Plants, and the Good Death

My one and only lifelong obsession has been with reading. I’ve consumed more nonfiction than I can remember. Case in point: my brother-in-law recently loaned me his copy of Dan Brown’s The Lost Symbol. I was more than sixty pages in before I began to suspect that I may have already read the book. A… Continue reading My Newest Literary Obsessions: Compounding, Bad Plants, and the Good Death

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13 Things That Made Super Bowl 52 Worth Watching

Neither my fiance nor my son are sports fans.  You won't find any team jerseys or hear any fight songs in our house.  Since my enjoyment of pro sports has always been contingent upon someone else putting a game on the TV, I have lost touch in recent years.  Still, I can enjoy a good… Continue reading 13 Things That Made Super Bowl 52 Worth Watching