This week’s Meet a Mom interview is with Dr. Corinna Franklin, MD, AB, FAOA, chief of pediatric orthopedics at Yale School of Medicine. She has been an orthopedic surgeon for almost 11 years, with a focus on female pediatric and adolescent athletes. She sees...
Meet Katherine MacLane, a Darien mom of three boys, and an amazing Energy Healer and Coach.
Alejandro and Jennifer Restrepo are the Stamford couple behind PuroClean of Wilton | Ridgefield. Learn more about them and their business in our interview!
Have you heard about the Spotted Lanternfly—the invasive species popping up in our area? It looks like a butterfly with shades of black and red, but it’s actually a flying insect that can severely damage local trees and plants. They were only discovered in 2014 but...
Kids are heading back to school, so it’s time for new activities! Check out the latest local offerings, complete with all the fun details and registration information.
Sometimes our kids need a little extra help during the school year. That’s why we, along with Greenwich and Stamford Moms, have put together a Tutoring & Educa-tion Services Guide for the 2023 – 2024 School Year!
In June, Governor Ned Lamont signed a law requiring all incoming Kindergartners to be 5 before entering Kindergarten. Previously, students needed to turn 5 by January 1st; starting in 2024, they must have their birthday by September 1st (aka the first day of...
Middle school is a critical time in a child’s learning development. Students are growing physically, socially, cognitively, and emotionally. At St. Luke’s, the joy of discovery is palpable. With care and guidance from exceptional teachers, middle...
Dr. Mike Cotzas from Orthodontic Associates of New Canaan is a Board-Certified Orthodontist. He has been practicing for over 20 years and treats children and teens who may need orthodontic care.
Ever worry about your child’s desire to learn? Are you concerned that they do not feel as smart as other kids, but do not know how to change this outlook? A positive attitude can help them reshape their perspective on learning and what it means to achieve a goal. For years, researchers have looked into the effects of a “growth mindset,” where children focus on learning from their failures rather than worrying about being judged by them. We spoke to the experts at Connecticut Children’s to learn more about SIX ways to develop a child’s Growth Mindset to make them even more successful in life!
Summer is filled with lots of fun, rest, and relaxation. This often means staying up later than usual, waking up later than expected, and more lax rules around tv and technology use. As much fun as summer is, it often flies by in the blink of an eye, and before we...
Are you in search of childcare for your new baby, or school-age children? Let us help you find a trustworthy, responsible, and highly qualified nanny. Boston Baby Nurse & Nanny, serving Connecticut, Massachusetts, Southern New Hampshire and Rhode Island, stands by your side throughout the search, during placement and after.
The BakerMama shares her tips for a Taco Tuesday must-try.
Meet Tiffany Florio, a Darien mom of three girls. A breathwork practitioner, Tiffany focuses on “connecting the soma (body) and psyche (mind) back together.”
Meet the young entrepreneurs behind Detail Galaxy, a mobile auto spa that brings the luxuries of a car detailing shop right to your driveway.
This summer-y recipe will become a backyard BBQ staple.
Chelsea Thornton of South OC Moms shares her family’s recent trip.
Meet Wendy Ward, a Darien native and local mom who founded futuresTHRIVE.
One of the most critical steps in dealing with water damage is determining the age of the water damage. PuroClean of Wilton | Ridgefield shared a list of ways to determine whether it is old or new.
Goldfish Swim School, located in both Stamford and Norwalk, is a “safety-first” swimming facility dedicated to teaching children as early as 4 months old how to swim.