Monday, July 18, 2022

The Asbury Park Pedal Boats

Inevitably, without fail, 
the highlight of every summer, is dinner at 
and a ride on the 
They go together like peanut butter and jelly.
It will always be on the Summer Bucket List and forever one of the best parts of summer...
because it is a great tradition, one thing I never want to stop doing.

Summer Bucket List
Pedal Boats - top left (spelled incorrectly), now crossed off.
I have a spelling problem, if you read this post early, before corrections, you really know that.

is my favorite restaurant of all time, 
any special occasion is celebrated with a meal here.
If you ask me where I want to have dinner, it is here, at Moonstruck.
We can sit outside, facing Wesley Lake.

We have been twice this summer, 
once for our anniversary and again for no reason other than we were hungry.
And we knew afterward, we were going for a ride on the 

- On to our ride on the fabulous Blue Heron -

The Swan Lady took this picture for us, then texted it to me.
She is so wonderfully kind.

I have written many posts about past Pedal Boat rides herehere and here.
This is a small, family run business, 
hard working people, 
the owners are the nicest people you will meet all summer.

After we were done with our ride, we decided to take a drive through

We found this statue of Bruce Springsteen.
It looked so old, yet I have never seen it before.

- time passes whether you are having fun or not, the choice is yours -


Changes in the wind said...

What a lovely outing.

Rian said...

Moonstruck looks wonderful... love the porches! And your pedal boats look like fun!

Jim and Barb's Adventures said...

Good for you guys! Looks like fun and another item crossed off your list!

eileeninmd said...

What a great outing, both the restaurant and paddle boats look wonderful.
Take care, enjoy your day!

Marie Smith said...

It looks like such fun! Great choices!

DrumMajor said...

Your boat ride reminds me of that movie, with the boy riding on top of a big bird..."the everlasting.....something....story?" I'll think of it at 2 a.m. and call you....Linda in Kansas

The Furry Gnome said...

Last time I was in a pedal boat I was only a child, and we got stuck on a deadhead in the middle of the millpond!

Soma @ said...

I can easily see why you love it there. Pedal boat looks like a lot of fun. Some things are in the list forever for a reason, and this place is certainly a good one.


DeniseinVA said...

You have a fun list there :) Loved the photos! I can’t ever remember trying a pedal boat before.

Jean said...

Hi Debbie,
It looks like you had a wonderful dinner followed by a wonderful ride on the Pedal boats!! Hope you get to cross off everything on your Summer Bucket list. Sending big hugs!!

Conniecrafter said...

Sounds like you had a lovely time, there are those special places that mean so much and that aren't taken for granted. How fun to have found something new on your day out :)

Linda said...

I love how you have fun on purpose!!