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The Top Ten Places You Must Eat in Ocean City, NJ

Shore food is hands down the best food. Whether it be a cheesy slice of pizza on the boardwalk, breakfast sandwich in the morning or a delicious ice cream cone with jimmies. I truly believe Ocean City is the best of the best when it comes to food variety and choices. I originally was going to make a top 10 countdown and rate my favorite food places but that became a very challenging task. How do I say a taco is better than a donut or a gyro is better than a hoagie or sub? Now you understand my dilemma. So these are the top ten places that I feel you must eat at before you leave Ocean City. Keep in mind I am the pickiest eater out there and if you’ve been on a guided tour with me paddling you may know this already but you also may know that I LOVE food. Just because I am picky does not mean I do not appreciate good food when I taste it. So in no particular order here are the top ten best places to eat on the island! My family has followed Augies all over this small island for the past 20years (that is how dedicated we are …

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The Dog Daze of Summer

Four years ago I tried stand up paddleboarding for the first time with my Mom, I immediately fell in love with it. Growing up at the beach and partaking in all of the fun water sports, paddleboarding seemed so natural. A few weeks later, my Mom and I purchased our first paddleboard, a 10’6” Yolo eclipse. The turtle design with the ocean blue rails and wood teak finish seemed to be too perfect to not buy. Later that summer, I got my world paddle association certification (WPA) to teach paddleboarding and the next summer I started working at OC Paddleboard. For quite a few years, I had wanted a dog. My Mom always said no, so of course when Mom says no, but who wants to listen to her. So, last May I went and bought a 10-week old yellow Labrador retriever and surprised my Mom. Of course at first she was in total shock, she actually screamed out of fright when she walked in the front door because she didn’t know what it was. But immediately she fell in love with his big brown eyes and floppy ears… who wouldn’t? I finally decided on the name Kona after the …