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As the leaves begin to fall and you’ve moved from outdoor bar-b-ques to indoor scrabble you might be asking yourself “how the f- – – did my house get so outdated?”

New Canaan Parents: Why should you host an au pair?

As a mother of three boys, I know firsthand that finding and choosing the best childcare for my family isn’t easy. As parents, we want a high-quality option we can trust that also provides flexibility and enrichment for everyone involved. I am happy to say that I’ve...

House Matters Recap! Oh What a Night!

Oh what a night! Our September 27th “House Matters” event was an absolute blast, and we wanted to make sure we gave a quick recap for those who weren’t able to attend, but were hoping for a synopsis.

Get Inspired: Halloween is Almost Here!

If you are one of many who have been pinning DIY halloween costumes and parties for years, but never find the time to bring them to life, join the club! Between monster mashes/dashes, pumpkin carving, scarecrow making, house decorating, neighbor “boo”ing, and so on, there is never enough time for thoughtful and creative party throwing!

Cindy’s Meatballs; A Palmers’ Family Recipe

INGREDIENTS 1 lb. Ground Round 1 cup Italian Bread Crumbs 1 cup fresh Romano, finely grated 1 tsp. Salt 1 Egg ½ cup Raisins ¾ cup Milk Black Pepper, freshly ground DIRECTIONS   1. Mix all the ingredients together 2. Scoop (we recommend using an ice cream...

Clear Your Gutters for Fall!

The temperatures are dropping and pretty soon the leaves will start falling. But there’s still plenty of time and sunshine for a little outdoor maintenance. One of the most important tasks you’ll need to tackle before winter arrives is clearing your gutters. Clearing...

How to Squeeze “Me Time” Into Your Busy Schedule

Taking time for yourself to do things that truly nurture you is essential to your wellbeing. Yet many of us treat “me time” like a luxury and can feel guilty before, during and after taking time for ourselves, even when doing something beneficial to our health like...

Dance on The DL proudly announces its new studio space!

Dance on The DL proudly announces its new studio space, DL Studio, located one door down from JoyRide Studios (25 Old Kings Highway North, Suite 28A) where classes were previously held.  To celebrate this remarkable milestone, A grand opening is scheduled for...

5 Tips for Getting Your Child’s Sleep Back On Schedule

by Hillary Catherine, Hillary Catherine Sleep Consulting. There is nothing like a rainy, cool week (and the kids going back to school) to remind us that summer is over. Done right summer is care-free and full of play dates, beach excursions, and pool days that leave...

Meet the Author of Pinkalicious

Victoria Kann is the award-winning illustrator and author of the picture book series featuring the whimsical and effervescent character, Pinkalicious as well as the co-executive producer…

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