We all know the song… Summer Loving, had me a blast. Summer Loving, happened so fast… As we head down the beach and sit on the porch of our Jersey Shore rental or lounge in the yard of our beach house, most of us can sing hit song from the musical Grease. We saw the…[Read More]
Is there really a difference between 60 degree days in March or April and 60 degree days in September or October? Isn’t the temperature the same? How do we get the “aaahhhh” feeling in the Spring and that “mmmm” sensation in the Fall? Shorts and sweatshirts during football season. Jeans and t-shirts during March Madness.…[Read More]
Like the movie Groundhog Day, we keep having an eerily similar experience at Barefoot: people keep booking the same house and same weeks…over and over again. Can that be happening? Or are we just dreaming? Are we in video loop? NOPE. We have built up our regular customer base to Groundhog Day (the good parts)…[Read More]
02/11/2014 No Comments
The apostrophe has way too many letters in common with catastrophe so let us (let’s) take it back from the stormy, ominous weather event coming our way. By the way, do these occur only in the Northeast? Is there such a thing as a Sou’easter? Questions for another day. For now, let’s deal with any directional precipitation with some apostrophe usage. It can be used to replace missing letters. Let’s replace snow with Easter baskets! It can used when something is owned. Let’s own some chocolate and hide some eggs! Some people use it to show a plural but that seems messy (like slush). Embrace the apostrophe and let’s hope out loud that this Normal Easter is a good one.