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The New Frosé: 9 Frozen Spiked Desserts for Summer!

The New Frosé: 9 Frozen Spiked Desserts for Summer!

Just in time for summer, we rounded up some of the best spiked frozen drinks, popsicles and other desserts. If you love frosé, bookmark the list below for some fresh ideas, perfect for any summer soiree. We start with a new spicy twist on frosé, and then have some...

Books to Share on Father’s Day and All Year Round!

Books to Share on Father’s Day and All Year Round!

  This story was contributed by literary specialist and mom Rosemary D’Urso, aka the “Library Mom”. Go to librarymom.com for more of her expert picks, and follow her on Instagram @librarymombooks.   Finding that perfect gift for Father’s Day can be tricky,...

Child Custody in Connecticut

Child Custody in Connecticut

In all divorce cases in which there are children under the age of 18, the court will need to make orders concerning the custody of the children. A custody order will have two parts: legal and physical custody. Learn from Ferro & Battey LLC some of the things you should know or contact them for more information!

Find the Perfect Furniture for Your Outdoor Space!

Find the Perfect Furniture for Your Outdoor Space!

If there is one thing this past year has taught us, it is the importance of family. Many of us have come to realize and appreciate the luxury of connecting with loved ones in our own backyard. At United Home & Patio, owners Andy and Adrienne Cunningham would love...

MEET A DAD: Mike Burkhart

MEET A DAD: Mike Burkhart

In honor of Father's Day, we will be featuring some local dads this month! Meet Darien native Mike Burkhart, a father of three who, with the exception of college, has lived here his whole life. As Vice President and Chief Operating Officer for Ring’s End, a...

Places to “Pick Your Own” Berries and More!

Places to “Pick Your Own” Berries and More!

We turned to our friends at Stamford Moms for some helpful resources on strawberry picking! Some farms have already begun "pick your own" outings, while others expect to start soon. Below you’ll find a list of great farms nearby that offer strawberry picking. The...

New Canaan YMCA’s Rainbow Station Introduces New 5’s Pre-K Program

New Canaan YMCA’s Rainbow Station Introduces New 5’s Pre-K Program

Introducing the New Canaan YMCA’s Rainbow Station 5’s Pre-K program beginning this fall! The program is designed specifically for children who would benefit from a year of support, growth, and preparation before entering kindergarten. The Rainbow Station 5’s Pre-K...

Meet Tim Masters, the Dad Behind My Green Mattress!

Meet Tim Masters, the Dad Behind My Green Mattress!

When Tim Masters’ daughter Emily developed allergies and eczema as a baby, he and his wife Cindy set out to solve her issues through any means necessary. Tim had been in the mattress business since he was a teenager, eventually purchasing the business from his mentor...

Easy Dinner: One-Pan Skillet Spaghetti!

Easy Dinner: One-Pan Skillet Spaghetti!

There’s a time and place for cooking an elaborate meal, and it’s not during the week. Especially in the fun but frenetic weeks between school finishing up and camp beginning. This one-pan skillet spaghetti recipe from Kathleen, the mom behind CatwithaK Cooks, is more...

Meet the Female Executives Behind Flow Alkaline Spring Water!

Meet the Female Executives Behind Flow Alkaline Spring Water!

Anyone else feel like staying hydrated is a constant battle? Especially as we head into summer, increasing your water intake is so crucial to your health. But if you’re not great about drinking water (hello, coffee and wine!) you should definitely try our newest...

Cobb Salad Board by The BakerMama!

Cobb Salad Board by The BakerMama!

Two things we’re loving right now—food boards and salads. We’ve been sort of obsessed with the gorgeous boards created by The BakerMama for a while now. And with warmer weather, it feels nice to be turning off the oven for dinner more often, and loading up on hearty...

Dominick: Your One Call for Comfort

Dominick: Your One Call for Comfort

The temperature is rising, the kids are playing outside and cabin fever is now in our rearview mirror. It is that time of year where we are only going to spend more time outside. Summer is coming upon us fast. Whether you have a pool, spa or grill Dominick is here to...

MEET A MOM: Sunny Gill

MEET A MOM: Sunny Gill

Meet Sunny! This local mom is raising her two children in her hometown of Norwalk. She started creating sensory boxes for her son during the pandemic, and they became so popular that she's now selling them on her Etsy shop. Find out more about Sunny, the benefits of...

The Daily Café & Eatery: New Restaurant Opening on Greenwich Ave!

The Daily Café & Eatery: New Restaurant Opening on Greenwich Ave!

Attention, shoppers…Greenwich Ave has a new spot to grab a quick bite. The Daily Café & Eatery, a new concept from Aux Delices chef and owner Deb Ponzek, just opened at the bottom of the Avenue. With two Greenwich locations (Elm St downtown and Riverside) for Aux...

Roasted Cauliflower Tacos with Lime Avocado Crema

Roasted Cauliflower Tacos with Lime Avocado Crema

Thank you to our food contributor CatwithaK Cooks for sharing this delicious plant-based taco recipe with us. Introducing new vegetables (like cauliflower) to kids can be tricky. Experts recommend serving it in a form they are familiar with (in this case, tacos). Try...

Motherhood and Sleep!

Motherhood and Sleep!

For many moms, sleep and motherhood can feel pretty incompatible. This phenomenon can start in late pregnancy, when you’re getting uncomfortable and waking up with insomnia. The newborn stage, of course, is like kryptonite to restful sleep.  And anyone who has...

Spring is in Full Bloom at Easton Country Day School

Spring is in Full Bloom at Easton Country Day School

Easton Country Day is a small, independent, coeducational school for students in Pre-Kindergarten through Grade 12.  ECDS was founded by educators who wanted the best possible academic and social foundation for their own children, in a learning environment where the...

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