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  1. Unquestionable Beach Belief

    By Rachel Shubin August 26th, 2015 Comments Off on Unquestionable Beach Belief

    Sometimes finding the inspiration to write is difficult. Writers often live in a perpetual state of writer’s block. I know I do, and the last few days and weeks have been no exception. But as I sit on my screened in porch at my home in Virginia, the 80 degree weather and accompaniment of the […]

  2. Cool Summer Reads

    By Rachel Shubin August 7th, 2015 Comments Off on Cool Summer Reads

    Cracking open the spine of a new book and inhaling that crisp, new page scent is perfect. But being able to open a new book on the beach?  That’s the life. I’ve always been an avid reader, something I can thank my family for. My parents and grandparents started me off reading books at a […]

  3. Summer To Do List

    By Rachel Shubin July 27th, 2015 Comments Off on Summer To Do List

    I am a huge supporter of lists. To do lists, grocery shopping lists, random lists, really anything in list form. So it should come as no surprise that when I plan my time in Cape May, there are always lists in accompaniment to my vacation. I thought my creating to do lists was something I […]

  4. Hermit Crabs: A Live Souvenir

    By Rachel Shubin July 20th, 2015 4 Comments

    Picking out the absolute best souvenir to bring home from Cape May, was one of my favorite parts of vacation as a kid. Shopping is one of my favorite activities, so I always spent a fair amount of my vacation time perusing the stores. Two weeks in Cape May was usually the right amount of […]

  5. Beach Habits

    By Rachel Shubin July 13th, 2015 Comments Off on Beach Habits

    I have always loved going to the beach when I visit Cape May – who doesn’t? My family has always been peculiar when it comes to our beach habits. My dad does not like the ocean or the sand, hence a few years of us all wearing the most blister-inducing sand shoes ever (they let […]

  6. The Perfect Cape May Photo

    By Rachel Shubin June 30th, 2015 Comments Off on The Perfect Cape May Photo

    Point and shoot. It should be just that easy to take a photo.  But when my mom tries to recreate her favorite shot of my brother, Michael, and I on the boardwalk, it is never a simple task. The original shot of my brother and I was one of those candid shots that were taken […]

  7. My Cape May Past, Present and Future

    By Rachel Shubin June 22nd, 2015 6 Comments

    The Atlantic Ocean is the only body of water I have ever known. Family trips to Cape May have filled my summer vacation fantasies from before I was even born. Cape May has been my tropical destination for 21 years. And I have no desire to change locations. I will be forever grateful that my […]