MEET A MOM: Kate Simone

MEET A MOM: Kate Simone

Meet New Canaan native Kate Simone, an actress and mother of two who graduated from NCHS in 2005. She moved to town four years ago with her family, and she loves raising her children in her hometown. Kate was hired by her alma mater to direct their winter...

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MEET A MOM: Rebecca Nardi

MEET A MOM: Rebecca Nardi

Meet Rebecca Nardi, a breast cancer survivor and local mom who is active in the Breast Cancer Alliance. This Darien mother of three moved to town with her family from NYC almost four years ago. Rebecca is excited to support the Breast Cancer Alliance’s Family Game...

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MEET A MOM: Jen Russey

MEET A MOM: Jen Russey

We're thrilled to introduce Jen Russey—Director of Communications for YWCA Darien/Norwalk and a New Canaan mom of two busy teenagers. In addition to her role at the YWCA, Jen has been very involved with organizations like the Newcomers Club and NCHS Theatre...

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Meet Mom and Photographer, Corinne Parker

Meet Mom and Photographer, Corinne Parker

Local New Canaan Mom, Corinne Parker, is a talented photographer who is originally from Sydney, Australia.  We loved finding about her favorite spots in town and how she developed her interest in photography that led her to start Piccolo Pictures.  Read our complete...

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The Local Moms Network Book Club Interview: Tessa Wegert!

The Local Moms Network Book Club Interview: Tessa Wegert!

  For our first 2021 book for The Local Moms Network Book Club, we’ve gone with an author who lives in CT, where The Local Moms Network was founded! Author Tessa Wegert is a mom of two (ages 12 and 14) and she recently released murder mystery novel, The Dead...

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Meet a Mom: Sketch My StoryBook Founder Heidi Umur!

Meet a Mom: Sketch My StoryBook Founder Heidi Umur!

  Looking to support female-founded businesses this season? We are too, and that’s why we’re highlighting fun gifts from some of our favorite brands. As part of this initiative, we spoke with Heidi Umur, a CT-based mom of two that founded Sketch My StoryBook,...

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Meet Lindsey the Mom Behind  “Home with The Harrisons”

Meet Lindsey the Mom Behind “Home with The Harrisons”

Lindsey is a Rowayton, CT based mom-next door, highlighting her favorite home, lifestyle and tot-friendly finds. With a professional background in communications for luxury interior and lifestyle brands, Lindsey is driven by discovering and enriching moments that...

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Meet the Mom Behind CatwithaK Cooks

Meet the Mom Behind CatwithaK Cooks

We are thrilled to introduce our latest “Meet a Mom” and new food/recipe contributor, Kathleen (Kat) Ashmore. Kat recently launched the CatwithaK Cooks food blog with a focus on clean eating recipes that are family friendly and we are so excited to have her share her...

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MEET A MOM: Rebecca Comizio

MEET A MOM: Rebecca Comizio

Meet school psychologist Rebecca Comizio, a Greenwich-based mother of four who is known as “the feelings teacher” at New Canaan Country School. She also works as a therapist at The Waverly Group, counseling children, adolescents and parents. Additionally, she runs...

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Meet a Mom: Shoe Designer & Entrepreneur Rebecca Allen!

Meet a Mom: Shoe Designer & Entrepreneur Rebecca Allen!

We’re thrilled to share our latest fashion find—and partner—Rebecca Allen. This chic line of nude shoes has already gained buzz everywhere from Elle to Refinery29, and it’s easy to see why. First of all, the shoes are gorgeous; the line is a curated collection that...

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Meet a Mom: Chrissy Mactaggart of Who We Play For!

Meet a Mom: Chrissy Mactaggart of Who We Play For!

Chrissy Mactaggart is this week’s Meet a Mom! This Greenwich Mom has lived in Greenwich for 22 years with her husband Ian and three kids; Emma, 20, is a junior at Dartmouth, Kelli, 19, is a sophomore at Boston College and Annabelle, 17, is a senior at Greenwich...

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Meet a Mom: Emily Rudman of Emilie Heathe!

Meet a Mom: Emily Rudman of Emilie Heathe!

Emily Rudman is a new mom and founder of lifestyle brand Emilie Heathe, which has been featured in publications like Vogue and Allure. Her curated product lineup currently includes nontoxic nail polish, an exfoliating lip treatment, fine jewelry, makeup sets and...

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MEET A MOM: Beth Lenhard

MEET A MOM: Beth Lenhard

  Meet Beth Lenhard, a mother of two and the school nurse at New Canaan Country School. She worked at Stamford Hospital for 14 years before taking on her new role at NCCS, where her children are students. Beth and her husband, Mason, grew up in Ohio and moved to...

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Meet the Moms Behind Impact Fairfield County!

Meet the Moms Behind Impact Fairfield County!

This week’s Meet a Mom is actually two Greenwich Moms—Katharine Sachs Lumby and Steviann Martines. They’re the co-presidents of Impact Fairfield County (Impact FFC), an incredible charitable organization founded in 2015 by Wendy Block and Vicki Craver. The innovative...

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MEET A MOM: Cara McCabe

MEET A MOM: Cara McCabe

A painter and mother of three, Cara McCabe has lived in Rowayton and Darien for over a decade. Cara moved to town because she was "smitten by the water" and loves raising her girls here. Her work spans a range of painting techniques from landscape to portraiture and...

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