Roxy’s Best Of…Chester, NJ

The Best of Chester, NJ, from kid stuff (including summer camp) to restaurants to shopping

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Cupcake Wars: Sweet Spot Bake Shoppe in Chester, NJ

By: Roxy on 10/5/12 @ 7:58 am

London and Maddie still don’t eat many vegetables, so they can live without Top Chef’s gourmet meals, but they love each and every one of the reality TV baking/dessert shows…we started our addiction two years ago when my sweet niece Candy was a judge on Top Chef Just Desserts, and Santa brought the girls their [...]




Roxy’s Recipes: Grandmom’s Italian Meat Sauce for Pasta… with a Little Help from Louie at the Chester Meat Market in Chester, New Jersey

By: Roxy on 01/1/09 @ 10:54 pm

Although Rex does almost all of the cooking in our family, and my older sisters like to joke that I’m helpless in the kitchen, the truth is that I just don’t enjoy cooking on a regular basis.  I do have a few favorite recipes that I make from time to time.  One of them is passed [...]




Rex’s Recipes: Roasted Fresh Ham for a Crowd… with a Little Help from Louie at the Chester Meat Market in Chester, New Jersey

By: Roxy on 12/28/08 @ 1:01 pm

As my loyal Roxiticus Desperate Housewives and Roxy’s Best Of… readers know, our family always celebrates the holidays twice… one Christmas at my mom’s house, and one Christmas Saturday with Rex’s family gathered here with us in the Roxiticus Valley. Yesterday Rex’s family joined us to celebrate Christmas with a “roasted fresh ham for [...]




Chester Meat Market in Chester, New Jersey

By: Roxy on 03/18/08 @ 10:32 pm

I promised you all more pictures, so here is a pictorial of Chester Meat Market, starting with some good lookin’ steaks. Rex and I went out to lunch last Friday in Chester, then stopped by to see Louie at the Chester Meat Market to pick up 8 pounds of ground pork and veal to [...]