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We are a complete guide for parents and loved ones looking for things to do in Ocean County NJ. Shore Points Mom wants you to be able to spend less time planning things to do with your family and more time DOING fun things with your family. We also blog about marriage, kids, careers and all of the highs and lows of parenting.
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Recent Posts: Things to Do in Ocean County NJ
From lighthouse climbing to penguin watching, the following spots in Ocean County have everything you need for an unforgettable family outing and they’re all open 7 days a week.
Are you looking for kid friendly things to do in Ocean County this week? The following spots are right in your own backyard and host lots of engaging and educational events that are perfect for kids (and adults) of all ages!
Halloween may be over but there are still so many things to do with the kids in Ocean County NJ before fall ends and winter creeps in.
One thing that I’ve learned over the years is that your children will forget the toys that you bought them, but they will never forget the memories you make with them.
Recent Blog Posts: Marriage, Family & Career
What do you do when one kid is in love with the elf and the other is terrified of it's very presence? Do you destroy one kid's Christmas joy to save the other's? I was living a real-life version of Sophie's Choice. But, like, with elves.
We all receive mountains of random crap this time of year. So, let's save ourselves some embarrassment and a bit of wrapping paper this holiday season.
We all know that the Golden Rule of being a mother-in-law is to never give out advice. Ever. Under any circumstance. So I'm getting it out of my system now while I still can.
Advice for my Future Daughter-in-Law
Divorced parents with children know the basics--like not bashing our exes in front of the kids. But what about all the other stuff? Like sharing clothes and toys and birthday party etiquette?
4 Things Not to Say To Your Kid Post-Divorce
Growing up in the 80s wasn't all Slinkys and Kool-Aid, but it was a pretty awesome time to be a kid. It was probably a pretty great time to be a parent, too. Mostly because there was no Pinterest to make moms feel inadequate.
6 Lessons Learned from my Pre-Internet Childhood
I slowly slipped into a deep depression and didn't know how to get out of it. The confident mom with the easy smile and laugh was gone and I had no idea how to get her back.
The Most Difficult Year of My Life
Social media is having a devastating effect on our children and their developing personalities. They're beginning to speak in coarser, crueler ways to one another and to a large and captive audience. But taking away their devices isn't the answer.
Our Kids and Their Phones
Photos from the
Winter Solstice Celebration
at Cattus Island County Park
Build an Igloo was a ton of fun for kids of all ages. Boxes of all different sizes were covered in white paper to look like blocks of ice! We must have seen at least 5 different igloos built in the span of a half hour!
We listened to about 5 different shells while we waited and enjoyed hearing all of the different ocean sounds.
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