Maryelyn Gachetti's Blog Posts

Summer Time

Last weekend kicked off the beginning of summer!   Now that the weather is  finally warming up what is that you like to do for fun?   For me I enjoy nice days at the

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Grilled Chili Lime Chicken Salad

Summer is coming so why not try this refreshing chicken dish for your next cookoutGrilled Chili Lime Chicken SaladMarinade/Dressing: 3 tablespoons olive oil 100ml (just over ⅓ cup) freshly

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Say Good Bye To 2016

Well 2016 is coming to a close and I must say it was a good year for our family.   Everyone is happy and healthy and that is all that matters.  I am extremely proud of the independent

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Favorite Christmas Cookie Recipe

Thanksgiving is over and now we prepare for Christmas.  The house is decorated and all that is left to do start the annual Christmas cookie baking.  As usual, we will be making the

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Trunk Or Treat

Manahawkin and LBI Peeps come out this Saturday 11/29/2016 from 6p-8p at Surf City Firehouse  for a fun filled night of Trunk or Treating hosted by  Surf City Police and Fire Department

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Summer is quickly coming to an end and our kids are going back to school.   This has been one of my favorite summers yet however I am looking forward to September at the shore!    

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Last Day Of School

Well tomorrow is the official last day of Kindergarten for my daughter.  It's hard to believe that this year is now over.   To kick off our summer we will be headed to Disney's Hilton

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Restaurant Tour 2016 April Review

Well folks the weather is getting nice which means more and more of my favorites restaurants are opening!!!  My family has begun to indulge in our favorite places.   Let's start with

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Spring Is Here

Now that we have officially begun the Spring Season, what are your favorite things to do?     Spring is one of my favorite times of the year, especially at the shore.  

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Easter

Easter is right around the corner.  I grew up spending Easter with family at my childhood home. My mother would begin cooking early in the morning.  We always had Ham and candied yams,

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Our first snow storm hit hard at the Jersey shore.  More so with flooding along the coast.  I wanted to thank all of police departments and first responders for all that they are doing

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What Are You Thankful For This Year

With Thanksgiving just a few days away, I wanted to take the time to reflect on what I am thankful for this year.   I am thankful to have another year Cancer Free behind me and grateful

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Breast Cancer

Being that October is breast cancer awareness month I have decided to write about my journey. In August of 2011 during a routine appointment, my physician discovered a lump in my right breast. He

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Top Trends In Bathroom Renovations

Did you know that the bathroom is the second most popular room in the house to remodel after kitchens? The top 5 reasons for renovating bathrooms are: To upgrade features and fixtures To make

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Did you know that the bathroom is the second most popular room in the house to remodel after kitchens? The top 5 reasons for renovating bathrooms are: To upgrade features and fixtures To make

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Summer Is Coming To A Close

Summer is coming to an end, but the fun at the Jersey Shore doesn’t have to end! There are so many fun family activities to do as the seasons begin to change. Looking forward to 25th Annual

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Leave Your Flip Flops At The Door

It's a beautiful Saturday morning at the shore. Perfect day to check out the local attractions (beaches, shopping, and restaurants) in Stafford and Long Beach Island. You may even like it enough to

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