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

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London Ready for Fall Dance Classes at Ballet Forte in Chester, NJ

By: Roxy on 08/9/11 @ 7:03 pm

Through dance and softball, my two daughters, London and Maddie, have found their respective passions. I’ve always believed that having that kind of passion is a positive for everything in life. For me, it was radio stations. I dreamed of becoming a disc jockey and owning radio stations, and always found a way to [...]




36th Annual Fall Craft Show in Chester, NJ: Saturday, September 12th and Sunday, September 13th

By: Roxy on 09/6/09 @ 10:10 am

Experience a wide variety of hand made items including traditional craft, fine art and country crafts at Chester’s 36th annual Fall Craft Show. The event returns to Chester, New Jersey, next weekend: Saturday, September 12th and Sunday, September 13th from 10:00am until 5:00pm, rain or shine. Chester’s Fall Craft Show was featured [...]




Pavan’s Tennis Academy Brings QuickStart Team Tennis to Fox Chase Tennis Club in Chester, New Jersey

By: Roxy on 01/7/09 @ 9:36 pm

We were over at Fox Chase Tennis Club in Chester, NJ, on Saturday morning for London’s make-up lesson in Pavan’s Tennis Academy. Pavan handed me his brand new brochure for QuickStart Team Tennis, starting in January.
The goal of the QuickStart tennis format is to get kids playing as soon as possible – including friendly matches, [...]




Christmas Crisis in Roxy’s Kitchen Sink: Reissmann Plumbing to the Rescue

By: Roxy on 12/26/08 @ 3:00 pm

What is it about the holidays that always seems to bring plumbing problems to our home?  Over the past five years since we’ve lived here in Mendham Township, New Jersey, we’ve had the following holiday plumbing incidents:

Thanksgiving 2003:  Backed up toilet in the half bath off the kitchen
Thanksgiving 2004:  Broken washing machine
Christmas 2005:  Broken hot [...]




Roxy’s Got Ten Bucks to Spend on Holiday Shopping in Chester, New Jersey

By: Roxy on 11/14/08 @ 10:33 pm

It’s not even time for Thanksgiving yet, but I feel like Santa Claus just stopped by and stuffed my stocking… in today’s mail, I received a $10 gift from the Historic Chester Business Association to use for local holiday shopping.  I just bring the postcard in to one of the select Chester, NJ stores between now [...]




Stuff-A-Roo & Teddy Too in Chester, New Jersey

By: Roxy on 11/10/08 @ 1:35 pm

My little girls are growing up…gone are the days when Maddie would cling to my leg and refuse to take part in birthday party activities at local Morris County, NJ venues, unless Mommy would go down the giant slide, hold onto the parachute, or cut up her pizza into little bite-sized pieces. Now that Maddie [...]




London and Maddie Review Disney’s High School Musical 3 at the Chester Clearview Cinema in Chester, NJ

By: Roxy on 11/7/08 @ 7:54 pm

It has been a while since our family has taken in a new movie at the theatre. The sunny summer weather happily kept us on the beach in Bay Head, NJ and away from the tenplex, though we went out when we were back up north in Chester, NJ one evening in July to see [...]




Pumpkin Picking and Harvest Moon Hayrides at Alstede Farms in Chester, New Jersey

By: Roxy on 10/5/08 @ 8:39 pm

Our family never lets the Fall season slip by without a trip to Alstede Farms in Chester, New Jersey. When we first moved out here in October 2003, we invited our best friends from New York City’s West Village to come out to see how country folk live in the Roxiticus Valley, including pick your [...]




A Miller’s Halloween at Cooper Mill in Chester, New Jersey — Saturday, October 25, 2008 from 1pm to 3:30pm

By: Roxy on 10/5/08 @ 12:21 pm

London and Maddie are likely to miss out on what looks like a good time, since we’ll be headed down to our beach house in Bay Head, New Jersey for the Bay Head Halloween Parade, but for those of you sticking around the Greater Roxiticus Valley (Mendham, Bernardsville, and Chester, NJ) for the weekend, check out [...]




Chester’s Annual Harvest Celebration/Pet Costume Contest and Parade Scheduled for Saturday, October 11th and Sunday, October 12th, 2008

By: Roxy on 10/5/08 @ 10:33 am

Is it wrong for me to wish for rain in the Roxiticus Valley next weekend so that Chester’s annual Harvest Celebration/Pet Costume Contest and Parade, scheduled for Saturday, October 11th and Sunday, October 12th will be rescheduled for the rain dates — Saturday, October 18th and Sunday, October 19th?  Our family is headed away on [...]