06:14 PM EDT 12/22/2014
Originally posted 04/02/2013 12:45PM
Balloons and babies? That's not how the Jersey Shore gang used to party.
On the season 2 finale of MTV's Snooki & JWoww, new mom Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi is in high gear prepping a surprise engagement party for her costar and son's godmother, Jenni "JWoww" Farley, and her fiancé, Roger Mathews.
With baby Lorenzo in tow, a recently slimmed-down Polizzi is putting up decorations before her guests of honor arrive, when longtime pal Pauly D shows up.
Originally posted 03/25/2013 11:00AM
Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi knows how to party – even when it's for a christening.
The Snooki & JWoww star celebrated her 7-month-old son Lorenzo's baptism on Sunday and let all of her fans in on the big day via social media.
Polizzi – who recently lost 44 lbs. – showed off her svelte figure in a royal blue floor-length dress. "Proud parents today," she wrote on Instagram, sharing a photo with her fiancé, Jionni LaValle.
Originally posted 01/08/2013 05:00PM
It was just four short months ago that Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi gave birth to a baby boy, Lorenzo, revealing her maternal side to world.
But the pint-sized reality star says she's already thinking about giving the little meatball a sibling.
"I already want another baby," the Jersey Shore star, 25, tells Cosmopolitan.com.
Originally posted 12/20/2012 05:30PM
Gym, tan, laundry ... and tears.
Three years, six seasons and two spin-offs after Jersey Shore's December 2009 premiere, the pop culture phenomenon that extended Ed Hardy's shelf life and gave the importance of hair gel an entirely new meaning is bidding adieu to TV.
In honor of the reality show's grand finale, airing at 10 p.m. on Thursday, PEOPLE caught up with the cast and got some behind-the-scenes scoop from the final days of filming.
Here are five things we know you won't be seeing in the finale that Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino, 31, calls, "humorous with a little irony":
Originally posted 10/05/2012 11:00AM
But the Jersey Shore star has some very feminine thoughts about her dream wedding – and dress
Originally posted 09/26/2012 04:15PM
JWOWW, that's a big ring!
Jersey Shore's Jenni "JWOWW" Farley is engaged to boyfriend Roger Mathews, the reality star confirms.
Mathews, 37, asked for his girlfriend of two-and-a-half years' hand in marriage after the couple went skydiving, presenting Farley, 27, with a pink and white diamond engagement ring that boasts roughly 7.5 carats.
On Wednesday, Farley thanked fans on Twitter for their support. "Thank u everyone on the engagement wishes," she wrote.
Originally posted 08/30/2012 01:35PM
It's the end of the first-pumping era.
Almost three years after the world was introduced to Guidos and grenades, MTV will air the premiere of Jersey Shore's final season on Oct. 4 at 10 p.m. ET, the network announced in a statement on Thursday.
On Sept. 6, the network will air a special called Gym, Tan, Look Back, airing at 6 p.m. ET, where the cast will reflect on prior seasons and a sneak peak will be shown of what's to come in the final one.
Originally posted 07/18/2012 01:00PM
Snooki might not be the only Jersey Shore star tying the knot soon.
Her costar Jenni "JWOWW" Farley and her long-term boyfriend Roger Mathews are also considering marriage, Farley tells PEOPLE.
"[Roger's] dad is dying for us to get married," she says. "He wants grandchildren. He texts me almost every day for that."
Originally posted 06/21/2012 09:40AM
If I were on a desert island with Jersey Shore's Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino, I would swim away into shark-infested waters. But Snooki? I would ignore passing ships. Maybe she would ask why the ocean has so much water. What an adorably dumb question! Maybe she would compare herself to that Gilligan Crusoe dude. I would smile indulgently and spear a fish for her supper. All Snooki moments are magical.
Snooki is the star, along with Jersey Shore colleague JWOWW, of the unimaginatively titled side project Snooki & JWOWW, premiering Thursday (10 p.m. ET) on MTV. Filmed during her current pregnancy and engagement to Jionni LaValle, the show allows Snooki to say of her unexpected journey to motherhood: "Instead of life throwing me a curve ball, it threw me a sperm ball."
Originally posted 06/20/2012 01:45PM
Looking for a new home is serious business – but not if you're Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi and Jenni "JWOWW" Farley.
With their foul mouths and lack of boundaries, they can make just about anything – including parallel parking – seem entertaining. Or at least that's what they do in these clips from Snooki & JWOWW, which premieres Thursday (10 p.m. ET) on MTV.
While waiting on a realtor to meet them and show them around a potential new apartment, the roommates-to-be quickly realize that Snooki's going to have to parallel park her "ridiculously ghetto truck" on the side of the road. Problem is: Snooki doesn't really know how – so the scene quickly devolves into JWOWW manually pushing Snooki's truck out of the way of the other cars while Snooki drives. (Watch above.)
Top 5 Most Voted Stories
Bruce Jenner Is 'Transitioning into a Woman,' Source Confirms to PEOPLE
Excited Woman Falls to Her Death After Her Boyfriend Proposes on the Edge of a Cliff
Military Wife and Mother Slashes Children's Throats to 'Keep House Quiet' for Husband
Mother Pleads Guilty to Assault After She Claimed for Years Her Daughters Suffered from Severe Health Problems
Jesse Ventura Calls American Sniper's Chris Kyle a Liar, Not a Hero
Top 10 News Categories
The most buzzed about stars this minute!
Treat Yourself! 4 Preview Issues
More On PEOPLE.com
Got a News Tip?
Send it to our People.com editors!