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Weekend Roundup April 20, 2018

Your Weekend Roundup is here! So many great events to start enjoying spring! Even more activities on our calendar including lots of places to celebrate Earth Day!

DIY: Body Scrub

Moms, it is time for you to take a little extra time in the shower and make it feel like a trip to the spa. Turn on the TV, call a sitter, book some time to yourself over the weekend, or get the kids to bed and take a lovely quiet shower at night just so you can...

Tips from the Clutter Nanny!

It’s Spring (believe it or not).  With the sunshine (coming), longer daylight hours, and the bloom of new flowers, it’s natural to make Spring a time to cleanse, purge and re-organize.  You hear or read about how decluttering your home is the way to decluttering your life, BUT . . . you have kids, and well, that makes things a little more difficult.

Family Music Benefit Concert for the Sandy Hook Promise

Music Together of Fairfield County is proud to present a Family Music Benefit Concert featuring International Music Together recording artist “Uncle Gerry” Dignan and their talented teachers. Families with young children ages 0 to 8 are welcome to join us...

Spring Break 2018!

It’s that time of year again, bring on Spring Break!  It is always hard to find the perfect family vacation spot but here are our top three picks for this Spring Break.

Five Spring Trends From Our Grocery Stores

Spring’s finally here—or at least we hope so! In fashion, we have a good idea of what to expect this season: lavender hues, asymmetrical neck lines, checks, and fringe. But what trends can you expect to find in the grocery store?

DIY Easter Play Doh!

Moms, today we have a super easy DIY for those Easter baskets! We all know kids love play doh, and this all-natural recipe can be made in about 10 minutes with only 6 ingredients! Ingredients: 1 cup flour 1 cup water 2 tsp cream of tartar 1/3 cup salt 1 Tbsp vegetable...

At-Home Workout for Moms: Anel Dzafic, Countdown Fitness

Making time for exercise as a mom can be a challenge. I watch my own wife struggle with this on a weekly basis, so I created an at-home workout for her and her friends that can be done when the baby is napping or you have 30 minutes of spare time.

Contact Sports and Kids: How to Keep Your Children Safe

Each year, more than 2.6 million children, 19 years old and younger, visit the emergency department for both recreation and sports-related injuries. Kids are at greater risk than adults for sports injuries because they are still growing and developing.   The risk...

Meet the Creator of Little Nomad, Elizabeth Granados

How did you come up with the idea for Little Nomad? I started Little Nomad when my daughter was just 5 months old but the idea came long before that. I had my “AH-HA moment” when my super stylish BFF invited me over to check out her new home — she had just moved from...

Camp Playland New Canaan: The Ultimate Day Camp Experience

As summer – and camp – is on many of our minds, we connected with Steve Bloom, owner of Camp Playland in New Canaan, to learn a little bit more about what makes it “the day camp with the away camp atmosphere”, and why it truly is worth every penny!

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