Posts Tagged ‘Around the Grove with jean’


OG beach guards by Jean Bredin. June 25, 2021. Blogfinger.net




By Jean Bredin:   It’s all fun and games on the OG beach.  I love the fun these boys are having. It beats being connected to cell phones.

Nothing like  a little competition to stir the soul.  Video by Jean Bredin.

When I was a kid we went to Jones Beach (NY.)

As I sit on the Ocean Grove beach today, the sights, sounds, and aromas haven’t changed too much:  Kids laughing, babies crying,  a whiff of suntan lotion, a beach umbrella blowing away.

I don’t remember little planes pulling banners then, but it is my all-time favorite sound of summer.





Read Full Post »

Heck Avenue in OG. By Jean Bredin. Blogfinger.net. 10/31/20.

From Jean:    “The Tin Man and Company were my first customers. I wasn’t going to leave the house with social distancing, but thought they would make a nice family portrait.

“There were no crowds yet, but who knows what tonight will bring?”

ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER   2011 new production.    The Tin Man needs a brain!

Editor’s note:   If any of you out there has a brain, you can win a prize if you are the first to explain why the ocean’s near the shore.  PG

Read Full Post »

Ocean Grove sky by Jean Bredin. April 23.2020. Blogfinger staff. © Click to enlarge.



Blossom Dearie.   From her album Can I Come In?


May I Come In_

Read Full Post »

Jean Bredin © Ocean Grove. 4/23/19



Read Full Post »

Photo by Jean Bredin, Blogfinger staff ©

Photo by Jean Bredin, Blogfinger staff ©

Says Jean, “There is a subculture of beachgoers who prefer to sit under the Boardwalk i.e. Fishing Pier.   There’s the advantage of not lugging a beach umbrella, or not having sand kicked on your blanket by kids racing to the water, or overexposure to the sun.”

FIRST CLASS  “Beach Baby”


Read Full Post »

%d bloggers like this: