Bears, Beers, and Battleships…another eventful month in New Jersey! Hopefully this list will inspire you to do more in July! To follow my adventures daily…follow on Instagram @newjerseyisntboring and snapchat NJISNTBORING
June 3rd – I attended Book Con and met Marc Maron, who if you didn’t know is originally from New Jersey and talks a lot about it on his show. So I gave him a NJISNTBORING sticker. It was a really cool experience!
June 6th – I got a chance to preview the new menu at Quaker Steak and Lube in Edison, NJ. It was Taco Tuesday, so I got these awesome Mahi Mahi tacos.
June 7th – I attended a screening of Wonder Woman and the AMC in East Brunswick which has very comfy reclining seats. It was a great night for a movie!
June 8th – I got to attend the opening of a new Pinot’s Palette in South Plainfield. Scroll through to see the “progress” of my painting.
June 9th – My brother was in town and it was a gorgeous June night, so we had a BBQ at home. Of course all our drinks were local…
June 10th – Big day visiting friends in South Jersey. We started our afternoon drinking beers at Atco Brewing Co. Read my review HERE
Followed that up with a visit to Sundae’s in Berlin for some creative homemade ice cream.
And for dinner? I got to visit my friends at Oink and Moo in Voorhees which had recently opened. Overall an amazing Saturday!
June 11th – I was very lucky and got to attend the ribbon cutting for Asbury Park Distilling. For more about that, click HERE
June 12th – With the damage from eating over the weekend, I started the week off right with Fit with Flavor. Easy pre-packaged meals made right in New Jersey!
June 13th – I got to see Jersey boy Chris Gethard come home at the House of Independents in Asbury Park. The show including a taping of his Beautiful/Anonymous podcast as well as stand up. A great night out on a weekday!
June 15th – I met up with my friend Hollie and check out the Lacey Diner. For a full review, click HERE
We also stopped by Argo’s Farm in Lacey Twp to check out their local produce and bakery. It was definitely a great unexpected visit!
And we saw all the animals at the Popcorn Park Zoo! It was a really fun afternoon!
June 16th – I attended an outreach event hosted by Traveling Mom at the Hilton in Short Hills, NJ. Such a fun event, and the hotel is so beautiful! Great food, great people!
Ended my Friday at Sushi Palace for all you can eat sushi…I swear I did not eat all of this sushi myself.
June 17th – Fun day trip to Sussex County! I had a great time at the Tiny House Festival in Augusta. Scroll for photos!
Afterwards we stopped by Jefferson Dairy in Lake Hopatcong. A delicious detour on the way home!
June 18th – Happy Father’s Day! I spent my morning making breakfast for the family…
June 22nd – I stopped by Luigi’s Ice Cream in Red Bank as part of my ice cream quest! For more on that, click HERE
June 24th – The Battleship Brew Fest! I loved exploring the battleship and drinking all the NJ beers aboard the ship. For more on my trip, click HERE
June 25th – I traveled down to Hammonton, the blueberry capitol of the world for the Red, White, and Blueberry Festival. I enjoyed blueberries, blueberry lemonade, and seeing blueberry craftsmen. Great day!
We also got a sneak peak of Vinyl Brewing in Downtown Hammonton. For more info click HERE
June 28th – I went out to dinner with friends on a beautiful Summer night! Check out this view from Lory’s Lakeside in North Brunswick!
June 29th – Dogs night out! Took my dogs to downtown Keyport for a Dog’s Night Out Event! They loved exploring the waterfront.
June 30th – Started a new personal project involving NJ pizza…will let you know all about it soon…
Until next month!
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