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Meet the Mom Behind Room for Paws Pet Resort

Meet the Mom Behind Room for Paws Pet Resort

Carmela is the mom of two behind Room for Paws Pet Resort in Stamford! She’s shar-ing what she loves about Fairfield County, what she loves about going to work every day and her advice for pet parents looking for a home away from home for their furry loved one.

5 Natural Ways to Lower Your Blood Pressure

5 Natural Ways to Lower Your Blood Pressure

When your blood pressure levels are in question, medications may not always be the best answer. Lifestyle changes, including diet and exercise, can make a big difference in your health. In our latest blog, Dr. Nabeel Salih, a primary care provider with @HartfordHealthCareMedicalGroup in Fairfield, discusses five natural ways to keep your blood pressure under control.

MEET A MOM: Adrienne Fleming

MEET A MOM: Adrienne Fleming

Meet Adrienne Fleming, a Darien mom of three boys. A lifelong dancer, Adrienne has created a dance cardio fitness program offered in Darien and New Canaan. Discover Adrienne’s path to pursuing her dream and what she loves about the community.

Your Garden to your table with an Edible Garden In Connecticut

Your Garden to your table with an Edible Garden In Connecticut

Unlock the secrets to a farm-to-table lifestyle. Learn to cultivate your own Connecticut edible garden with fresh produce and aromatic herbs. Whether you’re a seasoned green thumb or a novice gardener, there’s something gratifying about growing your own food. With some careful planning and effort, you can enjoy a continuous supply of fresh vegetables, fruits, and aromatic herbs, providing a delightful farm-to-table experience all year round with your own edible garden in Connecticut.

MEET A DAD: Nabil West

MEET A DAD: Nabil West

Meet Dad Nabil West, a local father of two and the founder of N. West Gallery in New Canaan. His newest exhibition, Allt ísland Grátóna, showcases Iceland’s nature in black and white. The Opening Reception Event will take place May 30 from 6-pm at his gallery on 70 Main Street.

Protect Your Yard & Family This Season with Mosquito Squad!

Protect Your Yard & Family This Season with Mosquito Squad!

Signing up with a tick and mosquito spray service may not be the most sexy decision you’ll make as a parent and homeowner, but it is a crucial one. Ticks and mosquitos can be pesky and even dangerous to your family’s health, and many carry diseases from Lyme Disease (for ticks) to West Nile Virus (for mosquitoes). Here’s what local moms are loving about Mosquito Squad, a company founded in 2005 that has protected over 300,000 backyards in this area – and perhaps yours next!

Carnival Time!

Carnival Time!

Get ready for some family-friendly fun at some of the best annual carnivals in and around town!

What to do About a Leaky Bathtub

What to do About a Leaky Bathtub

From tracking down the cause of a bathtub leak to fixing it and preventing future damage, PuroClean of Greenwich | Stamford explains what to be on the lookout for and what steps to take!

Home Guide 2024!

Home Guide 2024!

Head to the link 👆🏻.png in bio to find inspiration, ideas and local businesses to help you create the home you can’t wait to return to at the end of your family’s busy day!

Sprinkle Matzah Toffee

Sprinkle Matzah Toffee

This Matzah Toffee recipe from Shannon Sarna is delicious and festive for Passover.

Leah Koenig’s Spring Veggie Matzo Lasagna

Leah Koenig’s Spring Veggie Matzo Lasagna

Leah Koenig is a Brooklyn, NY-based mom of two and cookbook author—her latest, The Jewish Cookbook, was published by Phaidon in 2019. For Passover, she suggested this Spring Veggie White Matzo Lasagna.

Meet a Mom: Kristen Smaldone

Meet a Mom: Kristen Smaldone

Meet Kristen Smaldone, a local mom of two boys and the founder of Kristen Smaldone Nutrition. She now practices in Darien and sees patients locally at SproutWell Pediatrics by Dr. Julie Sweeney.

Meet Shazi Visram of HealthyBaby

Meet Shazi Visram of HealthyBaby

Mom of two and entrepreneur Shazi Visram first turned the baby industry upside down with the Happy Baby food brand, and now, is doing the same with her HealthyBaby product line. All of the baby products are EWG Verified Safe. Their diapers and diaper...

Meet a Dad/Brothers: Ilya and Rafael Gavrielov

Meet a Dad/Brothers: Ilya and Rafael Gavrielov

Meet brothers Ilya and Rafael Gavrielov, owners of the new Ilya Rafael Salon in Darien. Ilya, a father of two, and Rafael, a father of three, both love the “small-town atmosphere” and “welcoming community.” Read about their path to opening a business together and why...

MEET A MOM: Victoria Linnartz

MEET A MOM: Victoria Linnartz

Meet Victoria Linnartz, a New Canaan mom of two. An interior designer by trade, she is making her debut as an author. She wrote Olivia’s Gift to share her story of having two dyslexic children and how “each child foraged their learning journey.”

Do you need a fun audit?

Do you need a fun audit?

During winter break, I stumbled upon a book called The Fun Habit that I knew I had to read. To be honest, for a while after becoming a parent, I lost the drive to focus on my own fun. With full days of playing with my kids, coordinating their activities, managing a...

Easter Brunch Tablescape Ideas to Try

Easter Brunch Tablescape Ideas to Try

I always look forward to the holidays, setting a table and getting family together brings me such joy. This year, we will be hosting a casual Easter brunch

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