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What You Need To Know About COVID-19 Related Child Inflammatory Disease

What You Need To Know About COVID-19 Related Child Inflammatory Disease

We’ve heard a lot in the news lately about pediatric multi-system inflammatory disease being linked to COVID-19 cases in kids. The new development is frightening for families, especially as we weigh the possibility of camp, and school next year. So what exactly do we...

Love Your Home this Summer with Dibico!

Love Your Home this Summer with Dibico!

This story was provided and sponsored by Dibico.   Most of us have found ourselves spending more time in our homes than we ever have in the past - and without the usual distractions of everyday life, noticing anything that’s in need of repair, updating or just...

Press Pause CBD 30% Off

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No doubt about it, anxiety and Covid-19 seem to go together like two peas in a pod. Whether you were already battling anxiety before this pandemic began, worrying about keeping your family healthy, the economy, homeschooling and more can certainly trigger it....

MEET A MOM: Drew Lamm

MEET A MOM: Drew Lamm

Meet Drew Lamm, the Rowayton-based author and Mom behind Taste Life Twice Writing. What started as a word-of-mouth writing group 20 years ago, quickly turned into a haven for locals who want to "taste life twice" through writing. Find out what inspired Drew to start...

Darien Library to Celebrate Annual “1894 Day”

Darien Library to Celebrate Annual “1894 Day”

Darien Library will celebrate their 126th Anniversary on May 27, 2020 by holding an annual giving day called “1894 Day.” 1894 Day will run from 12:00am to 11:59pm on May 27. In honor of the Library’s 126th Anniversary, their goal is to raise $126,000 on May 27. All...

Small Business Spotlight: Inner Light

Small Business Spotlight: Inner Light

We recently kicked off a new series called Small Business Spotlight. Nancy Joyce, the owner of Inner Light in Darien, spoke to us about her wellness and healing center. In addition to being a wellness entrepreneur, she's a certified yoga instructor. On her website,...

The Lost Husband Movie: Interview With the Director

The Lost Husband Movie: Interview With the Director

If movies have been a favorite distraction for you these days, put The Lost Husband on your download list. Based on the novel by bestselling author Katherine Center, this heartwarming and funny film features Leslie Bibb (a woman rebuilding her life after her husband's...

The 2020 Edition of The Home Guide is Here!

The 2020 Edition of The Home Guide is Here!

Spending more time at home has been making us think a lot about our homes and how we can improve them. Since they have become sanctuaries, we are all considering projects that can make them feel more comfortable, beautiful, and efficient. As we head into warmer...

MEET A MOM: Camp by Mama’s Megan Schinella

MEET A MOM: Camp by Mama’s Megan Schinella

Check out our interview with the woman behind the Camp by Mama blog! Megan Schinella is a New Canaan mother of three who started Camp by Mama “as a creative outlook into motherhood.” With children ranging in ages from 3 to 9, she’s been busy keeping up with work,...

7 Tips for Pediatric Telemedicine Appointments

7 Tips for Pediatric Telemedicine Appointments

One of the many new experiences we’ve had during quarantine (aside from cutting our spouse’s hair and homeschooling our kids...) is telemedicine visits. In many ways, telemedicine is incredibly convenient, particularly with kids—you don’t have to wrangle littles ones...

How to Do A Manicure at Home: Tips from Eva Amurri!

How to Do A Manicure at Home: Tips from Eva Amurri!

This story was shared by Eva Amurri and originally appeared on Happily Eva After.    SUPPLIES… Nail Polish Remover Cotton Balls Nail File Acetone-Based Lacquer Remover (only if you have gel on your nails) Aluminum Foil (only if you have gel on your nails) Nail Clipper...

Meet a Mom: Author Elin Hilderbrand!

Meet a Mom: Author Elin Hilderbrand!

This interview with New York Times bestselling author Elin Hildberbrand originally appeared on South Shore Moms.  I was so thrilled to get the chance to connect with the lovely, talented and very busy writer, Elin Hilderbrand. I just love breezing through her books...

Zipped Bags: Organization with Style

Zipped Bags: Organization with Style

After spending more time than ever at home with our kids, many of us are trying to get organized. But that can be a challenge, whether we have little kids who leave Legos and art projects in their trail or teenagers whose makeup is taking over a shared bathroom....

Small Business Spotlight: Andrew Stefanou Salon and Spa

Small Business Spotlight: Andrew Stefanou Salon and Spa

We recently kicked off a new series called Small Business Spotlight, featuring some of our favorite local businesses. Check out our interview with the husband and wife team behind Andrew Stefanou Salon and Spa. They are scheduled to reopen on May 20, with certain...

Brighten Your Home with Flowers!

Brighten Your Home with Flowers!

This story was contributed by Greenwich, CT-based entertaining experts Host to Perfection.   Quarantine hasn't been easy for anybody; when you are secluded in your home with only your immediate family members, it can definitely take an emotional toll on all of...

MEET A MOM: Mary Elizabeth Shaw

MEET A MOM: Mary Elizabeth Shaw

Learn some book picks for children of all ages from Mary Elizabeth Shaw, a reading specialist and the founder of Busy Bee Literacy. She also shares the best way to promote literacy with young children and how to make reading fun! This local Mom grew up in Wilton,...

Cheers to Moms – some delicious recipes presented by NuKitchens!

Cheers to Moms – some delicious recipes presented by NuKitchens!

This Mother’s Day, lets raise a glass to all of the Mom’s out there, including us! We’ve become teacher’s, entertainers, chef’s, house cleaners and everything else our families have needed during this quarantine. Treat yourself with this tasty drink (and maybe breakfast in bed with these pancakes!) from NuKitchens, a local family-owned kitchen design company that knows how important a mom and her kitchen truly are!

Local Mom Starts Fairfield County Chapter Of Pandemic Of Love

Local Mom Starts Fairfield County Chapter Of Pandemic Of Love

Brooke Connors is a local mom to two teenage daughters, 18 and 17 years old, and a 21 year old son. When things began to shut down due to COVID-19, she and her family decided to use the time to do good. So, she launched a chapter of Pandemic of Love in Fairfield...

Joules: A Brand for Fun in Any Weather!

Joules: A Brand for Fun in Any Weather!

As busy moms, we’ve realized well-made clothes are crucial. For one, they simply last longer which saves us time shopping for constant replacements (and can be used as hand-me-downs for future kids—bonus!). But perhaps more importantly, they encourage active play and...

Puppy Pandemic: Families Who Recently Added Furry Friends

Puppy Pandemic: Families Who Recently Added Furry Friends

Have you heard the term “pandemic puppy?” Well, it’s probably the cutest phenomenon to come out of this Covid-19 crisis. Across the country, families in quarantine are jumping into the puppy pool, taking their extra time as a family to  bring home a furry friend. It’s...

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