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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...

Music Together Online

Music Together Online

With Music Together Fairfield online, your favorite music class will come right to your living room. Your whole family will have a blast singing, dancing, and jamming along to songs from our award winning curriculum during weekly live online/ interactive classes. Our...

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 …....

Mental Wellness Video Series puts Mental Health at the Forefront

Mental Wellness Video Series puts Mental Health at the Forefront

First Selectman Jayme Stevenson enlists local specialists to offer support for mental health and well-being during the pandemic Story by Lesley Osborn The pandemic has had a significant impact on many people’s health, particularly in our area. While there has been...

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...

Spring Cleaning? Add Home Security to Your “To Do” List

Spring Cleaning? Add Home Security to Your “To Do” List

Hey it’s spring! The sun is getting warmer, the days are getting longer. The obvious thing is to do spring cleaning. Home security and safety is one spring cleaning item you don’t want to leave off your list! “Today’s security systems go far beyond intrusion detection...

Meet the Mom Behind Byrne Health & Wealth

Meet the Mom Behind Byrne Health & Wealth

Meet Pam Byrne, a Darien mom, and holistic nutrition and health coach.  Pam answers some important questions and shares some great nutrition tips! Please visit her website at www.byrnehealthandwellness.com.  How many kids do you have and what are their ages? Henry age...

How To Help Hospitals & Medical Workers

How To Help Hospitals & Medical Workers

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact our area, hospitals are in need of supplies as medical workers work overtime to help those who are sick. Given the situation and this time of social distancing, it’s easy to feel helpless. But, If you’re looking for ways to...

Ring’s End Coastal Color Collection

Ring’s End Coastal Color Collection

Spring is the perfect time to refresh your home, and what could be more refreshing than to bring the outside in? Now you can do just that, with a curated collection of paint colors in shades that reflect the beauty of the Connecticut Coast. Ring’s End...

Simple Easter Recipes to Do With Your Kids!

Simple Easter Recipes to Do With Your Kids!

With Easter coming up, and a new week of homeschooling upon us, we’ve been scouring the internet for some fresh recipes that are fun to make as a family. Here are a few we'll be trying! Credit: The Baker Mama A Healthy Easter Snack BoardThe Baker Mama never...

Covid-19: How One Mom Beat It

Covid-19: How One Mom Beat It

On March 14, Kristina Gregory, a CT-based mom of two boys (11 and 13), felt some tightness in her chest, but attributed it to a tough workout. By the next day, she was experiencing flu symptoms including chills, aches, sweats, low grade fever and headache. Luckily,...

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