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Posts Tagged With: halloween fun

From Roxy’s Mailbag: Fall Festival and Benefit with a Horse and Farm Life Theme, October 17th in Tewksbury, NJ

By: Roxy on 10/4/09 @ 7:15 am

Hi Roxy,
I was browsing your site (it is terrific!) and wanted to let you know that we are hosting a fall festival and benefit with a horse and farm life theme on October 17th from 1 to 4pm at Center Line Farm in Tewksbury, NJ.
The festival will benefit two very worthy local organizations. The first is Animeals which [...]

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Roxy’s Halloween Recap: Mendham Township Elementary School Halloween Parade

By: Roxy on 10/31/08 @ 2:24 pm

After Tuesday’s crazy snow storm, today was a great day for a Halloween Parade in the Roxiticus Valley, and Mendham Township Elementary School did not disappoint us. We were there to cheer on London and Maddie in their store-bought costumes as our two Sharpays from Disney’s High School Musical, and came away impressed with the [...]

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Maddie’s First Grade Class Trip to Stony Hill Farm in Chester, New Jersey

By: Roxy on 10/28/08 @ 12:01 am

Last week, I had the good fortune to chaperone Maddie’s first grade class trip to Stony Hill Farm in Chester, New Jersey. The first graders, teachers, and a handful of moms and dads boarded the school buses in front of Mendham Township Elementary School at 9:00am on Tuesday, October 21st and made the quick trip [...]

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Halloween Parade Today (Sunday, October 26th) at 2:00pm in Peapack-Gladstone

By: Roxy on 10/26/08 @ 8:02 am

Peapack-Gladstone invites all ghosts, goblins, witches, pirates and Disney Princesses to meet at Peapack-Gladstone Bank at 2:00pm for the annual Halloween parade. London, Maddie, Rex and I are down at our beach house to participate in our seventh annual Bay Head Halloween Parade, so I don’t think we’ll make it back in time to take [...]

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Alstede Farms Pumpkins in Action at Roxy’s Annual Halloween Pumpkin Carving Dinner

By: Roxy on 10/19/08 @ 10:25 pm

Boo! I posted a couple weeks back about our family’s trip to Alstede Farms in Chester, NJ to pick out our pumpkins for our annual pumpkin carving evening with our good friends Hope and Michael and their four kids.  Friday was the big night, and the kids were all really creative with their carving designs.
London [...]

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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Halloween Fun at Jenkinson’s Aquarium in Point Pleasant Beach, New Jersey

By: Roxy on 10/5/08 @ 12:18 pm

Avast me hearties! Be on the look out for our own Jersey Shore pirates — Captain Kidd, Blackbeard, and Captain Morgan, too. They have been sighted on our shores pillagin’ and plunderin’ and buryin’ their treasure along the coast. Tis never been found to this day. Follow yer clues and ye might be the lucky one to [...]

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Halloween Fun: Pumpkin Decorating at Fosterfields Living Historical Farm in Morristown, New Jersey

By: Roxy on 10/5/08 @ 12:00 pm

Did you know we have a working historical farm right here in Morris County, New Jersey?  Wishing to preserve her beloved home and give future generations the chance to experience the sights, smells, and sounds of rural life, Caroline Foster bequeathed Fosterfields Living Historical Farm in Morristown, New Jersey to the Morris County Park Commission in [...]

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Spooky Halloween Maze and Pumpkin Painting Fun at Country Nursery in Chester, New Jersey

By: Roxy on 10/2/08 @ 12:15 am

The bad weather this past weekend prevented a trip to our beach house in Bay Head, New Jersey, and the on and off rain kept us indoors most of Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.  We did, however, manage to get out on Saturday afternoon for lunch at Redwoods and a visit to Country Nursery in Chester, [...]

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Halloween Poster Contest Sponsored by the Mendham Junior Women’s Club

By: Roxy on 10/1/08 @ 5:54 pm

London and Maddie brought home an announcement in their “backpack mail” today about the annual Halloween Poster Contest sponsored by the Mendham Junior Women’s Club.
Do witches and goblins bring out the creative side of you?  We would like to see!
Contest Rules

All entries must be students in Kindergarten through 4th grades (only one entry per student)
Create [...]

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