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Creamy Sweet Potato, Corn, and Kale Chowder

Creamy Sweet Potato, Corn, and Kale Chowder

With the cold January temperatures, it is so important to have a go to list of soups to keep you warm and satisfied.  Cat with a K Cooks shares her recipe for a delicious creamy sweet potato corn chowder with kale. Stay warm! Yield: 4-6 3 cup sweet potato, peeled and...

Meet Mom and Photographer, Corinne Parker

Meet Mom and Photographer, Corinne Parker

Local New Canaan Mom, Corinne Parker, is a talented photographer who is originally from Sydney, Australia.  We loved finding about her favorite spots in town and how she developed her interest in photography that led her to start Piccolo Pictures.  Read our complete...

12 Tasty Mocktails for Dry January!

12 Tasty Mocktails for Dry January!

If you’ve committed to Dry January, you might be in the market for a good mocktail right about now. Sure, a sparkling water with dinner or an herbal tea post-bedtime can do the trick, but these 12 options will help mix things up. We’ve rounded up options for whatever...

Curry Chicken Salad Recipe from Meli Melo’s Nadia Ramsey!

Curry Chicken Salad Recipe from Meli Melo’s Nadia Ramsey!

  This curry chicken salad from Meli Melo's Chef Nadia Ramsey is a tasty, easy weekday lunch or dinner that can be made ahead of time and kept in the fridge for up to 5 days!       Nadia Ramsey's Curry Chicken Salad   Serves 4   4  skinless chicken breast 2 cups of...

How to Keep Your 2021 Resolutions!

How to Keep Your 2021 Resolutions!

Did you make resolutions this year? And if so, how it all that going? Researchers who have studied resolutions predict that most people will slip by January 19. If you’re in that faltering group, it’s...

The Local Moms Network Book Club Interview: Tessa Wegert!

The Local Moms Network Book Club Interview: Tessa Wegert!

  For our first 2021 book for The Local Moms Network Book Club, we’ve gone with an author who lives in CT, where The Local Moms Network was founded! Author Tessa Wegert is a mom of two (ages 12 and 14) and she recently released murder mystery novel, The Dead...

DIY Hot Chocolate Bombs!

DIY Hot Chocolate Bombs!

  Hot chocolate bombs are having a moment, and with good reason. They're a perfect stocking stuffer, they're cute enough to be Instagram-worthy, and they're delicious. We love this simple DIY version from The Local Moms Network contributor Maria Provenzano. Order...

Nearby Skiing & Snowboarding Options

Nearby Skiing & Snowboarding Options

Here are some great mountains for day trips!All of them are under 2 hours away from Stamford.Please check COVID-19 safety protocols before heading out! Campgaw MountainMahwah, NJabout 55 min from Stamford Catamount Mountain ResortHillsdale, NYabout 1 hour, 55 min from...

Coastal Orthopedics Reopens Darien Office

Coastal Orthopedics Reopens Darien Office

Coastal Orthopedics is bringing high-quality orthopedic care back to the Darien area! We are pleased to announce the reopening of our Darien location on Mondays and Tuesdays at 36 Old Kings Highway South. Get evaluated by our fellowship-trained board certified specialists, including Dr. Bast, Dr. Soojian and Dr. Lynch. To make an appointment, visit the link in our bio.

Tips for Turning Resolutions into Results for 2021

Tips for Turning Resolutions into Results for 2021

Tips for Turning Resolutions into Results for 2021 by Alex Giotis Around this time of year, we all take time to figure out what we want to change about ourselves for the upcoming year. When it comes to health and nutrition, resolutions usually sound something like...

Zucchini Skillet Lasagna from CatwithaK Cooks

Zucchini Skillet Lasagna from CatwithaK Cooks

Looking for a healthy twist on lasagna – CatwithaK gives us a version loaded with yummy vegetables.  This healthy version makes us a feel a little less guilty in indulging in a classic comfort dish.  Enjoy!    Zucchini Skillet Lasagna  Serves 6-8 Ingredients: 2...

Seven Things to Consider when Thinking about a Divorce

Seven Things to Consider when Thinking about a Divorce

Starting a divorce may seem daunting. Whether you are contemplating your options or have decided you’re ready for a divorce, consider the following tips from the team at Ferro & Battey LLC, as you take the next steps: 1. A Friend or Family Member’s Experience May...

Meet The Owner of Atlas Health: Alex Giotis

Meet The Owner of Atlas Health: Alex Giotis

Take the first step in your first journey with Atlas Health—personal or small group training that can be done in the privacy of your home, outside or in the New Canaan-based studio at 40 Vitti Street. For the holidays, enjoy 20% off on packages of 5 (now $500) or 10...

Gift-Wrapping 101!

Gift-Wrapping 101!

If 2020 has taught us anything, it’s that simple things can matter the most. That’s why we’re taking a bit more care with our gift-wrapping this year—to make the holidays as joyful as possible for our kids, family and friends. We turned to lifestyle expert Caryn...

DIY Hot Chocolate Bombs!

DIY Hot Chocolate Bombs!

  Hot chocolate bombs are having a moment, and with good reason. They're a perfect stocking stuffer, they're cute enough to be Instagram-worthy, and they're delicious. We love this simple DIY version from The Local Moms Network contributor Maria Provenzano. Order...

Jack Frost’s Snow Day

Jack Frost’s Snow Day

Jack Frost takes the holiday season by storm by announcing his very own snow day and you're invited. Enjoy magic, music and an energy filled dance party with the beloved Freezemeister. Witness icy illusions and mystifying magic! See juggling snowballs and snowmen...

Holidays at She La La

Holidays at She La La

’Tis the season to shop for all things festive! We chatted with Sheila of She La La to see what was new in the store and how she was celebrating this Christmas. How will you be celebrating the holidays?At home with my husband and 3 daughters What is new at Shop She La...

Winter Wonderland Inspiration!

Winter Wonderland Inspiration!

We’re all celebrating in different ways this year, but we also all have the same “mom goal” as we do for every holiday—make the holidays magical. That’s why when we saw these gorgeous photos from New Canaan, CT-based lifestyle expert Caryn Antonini, we knew we had to...

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