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Orange Is the New Black’s Laura Prepon Shares Her Mom Life

Actress and director Laura Prepon has played plenty of memorable roles in her life—feminist teenager Donna Pinciotti on That ‘70s Show and prison inmate Alex Vause on Orange Is the New Black both come to mind—but her newest one is mom to 1-year-old Ella, who she...

Momsgiving: A New Tradition by Megan Palmer

Megan Palmer Rivera, executive chef at Palmer’s Market in Darien, clearly knows a thing or two about preparing a perfect holiday feast. After all, area families rely on her to make their Thanksgiving, Christmas and other festive meals special, from hors...

Thanksgiving Mini Crafts for Kids

We are moving quickly thru November and whether you are trying to find some fun things to do with the kids during all those days of no school, or simply looking for a fun little project to entertain the small ones at your Thanksgiving gathering, we’ve rounded up...

Stylish Mompreneur Karina Drake

Like many of us, Karina Drake says that having her first child completely changed her perspective. “We were living in New York City where I was attending a merchandising program at Parsons [School of Design] when we found out we were expecting Alexa,” says Drake....

The Thankful Pumpkin

Have you heard of the Thankful Pumpkin? Not only will it remind you and your family to be thankful, but it will also put your pumpkins to great display use after Halloween!

Why We Love KIDBOX for Little Ones’ Clothes!

If you’re like us, you had plenty of super cute clothes for your kids’ first few months. Seriously, our babies looked pretty much like mini models after leaving the hospital, with gorgeous gifts on constant rotation. But very quickly…

Butternut Squash Macaroni & Cheese, Compliments of Anna Gass

Once cold weather months are upon us, we begin craving the dishes that keep us warm and stick to our ribs.  One fall favorite for my family is good old fashion, macaroni and cheese.  It’s filling, super comforting and meal my kids always request.  Because it’s fall...

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!

How to Get Dinner on the Table FAST.

Debra Ponzek knows something about trying to get dinner on the table after a busy day. Not only is she a successful chef—she and her husband Greg own four popular Aux Délices cafes in Fairfield County, CT, as well as an in-demand catering business and cooking...

Meet Stacey – Creative Director & Founder of Pink Chicken

Our Hamptons Mom, Enid O’Brien, had the chance to interview the incredibly talented, Creative Director & Founder of Pink Chicken,  Stacey Fraser. Stacey founded Pink Chicken 12 years ago after working in design for over 15 years at places like The Gap, Ralph...

COURAGE CONFIDENTIAL vol.3

Psssssst……

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...

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