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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,...

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...

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!

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...

QuadJobs: Getting Help During & After Quarantine!

QuadJobs: Getting Help During & After Quarantine!

  Anyone else need help now with groceries, tutoring during homeschooling or other errands? Or are you planning on hiring some extra hands *as-soon-as-possible* post-quarantine for babysitting and other household tasks? Previously, we’ve shared about one of our...

MEET A MOM: Stephanie Stellwagen

MEET A MOM: Stephanie Stellwagen

Meet the lifestyle and travel blogger behind @stephstell. Stephanie is a New Canaan Mom who loves to write about her travel experiences and capture everything with photographs. For now, she's focusing on home-based activities, art projects and getting outside as much...

Small Business Spotlight: Chou Chou

Small Business Spotlight: Chou Chou

We are really excited to kick off a new series called Small Business Spotlight, featuring some of our favorite local businesses. Now more than ever, they need our support. First up is our interview with Kathy Sanford, owner of the beloved Rowayton store Chou Chou …....

Soles4Souls – Clean Out Your Closet for Earth Day!

Soles4Souls – Clean Out Your Closet for Earth Day!

Anyone else cleaning out their closet during this time (or planning on doing it as soon as the kids are back at school – ha!)? In honor of Earth Day, we wanted to share a company that is helping you do just that, while providing shoes for those in need, and offering a...

Meet the Founder of Early Lingo

Meet the Founder of Early Lingo

In 2011, founder Caryn Antonini set out to develop an early language learning system unlike anything on the market and her hard work, dedication and research led to the creation of the Early Lingo Learning System. The easy-to-use tools make language learning so fun...

An Interview with Author Chanel Cleeton

An Interview with Author Chanel Cleeton

Next Year in Havana, New York Times bestselling author Chanel Cleeton’s latest book, about a Cuban-American woman who journeys to Havana to explore her family’s history, has garnered praise from critics around the world—including Hollywood. Actress Reese Witherspoon...

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