Buttonwood Farm Sunflower Festival in Griswold, Connecticut

Buttonwood Farm in Griswold, Connecticut is the place to go when you want awesome homemade ice cream and you want to bask in the glow of a 14 acres of sunflowers. Buttonwood Farm was named by Foursquare as one of the best places in to get ice cream in Connecticut. Back in 2003 the owners Read More

Kid’s Week Kick’s Off at Foxwoods Resort Casino April 10th

Looking for something to do with the kids while they are on spring break. Then, check out KID’S WEEK at Foxwoods Resort and Casino, where there will be activities for families and kids of all ages. Kid’s week at Foxwoods Resort Casino spans two different weeks, starting Monday, April 10th to Wednesday, April 12, and Read More

Ice Skating Rinks in Southeastern Connecticut

If you’re looking to bring the family ice skating this winter, here is a list of ice skating locations to check out in Connecticut and just over the border in Rhode Island. Enjoy a fun skating day at a great indoor or outdoor ice skating rink. Dayton Arena at Connecticut College 270 Mohegan Ave. New Read More

HGTV Is Brings Santa HQ to Connecticut November 4 – December 24

HGTV Santa Headquarters is coming to your town and will be in Connecticut at the Danbury Fair Mall from November 4th to December 24th. Looking for some holiday entertainment? Danbury Fair has an exciting line-up of holiday shows and meet and greets! Children of all ages will enjoy Danbury Fair’s line-up of exciting interactive shows Read More

Pirates To Invade Downtown Mystic in October

Pirates To Invade Downtown Mystic in October. There will be Swashbucklin’ fun for whole family expected during annual Mystic Pirate Invasion Friday-Sunday, September 30 through October 2 Landlubbers beware! Pirates be on their way to make landfall in Mystic this October. The rowdy arrival will bring swashbucklin’ fun for the whole family at the 4th Read More

Fall County Fairs and Festivals in Connecticut

September is the start of Fall Festival season in Connecticut. Connecticut offers some of the best fall agricultural fairs and festivals in New England. Think sweet stickiness of a caramel apple, the smell of fried dough, the sounds of kids screeching on the rides, bands playing, Midway games, cows and sheep, horse and tractor pulls, Read More

Things to Do in the Fall in Connecticut

Are you looking for some fun and interesting to do this Fall here in Connecticut. While we know that Fall is the time we pick apples, drink cider, and go on long, scenic drives through the state to watch the Fall Foliage change colors, did you know that there are so many other things to Read More

12 DIY Mother’s Day Beauty Gifts to Make for Mom

Some of the best gifts are actually the ones that are homemade and come from the heart and since you’re making them for mom, she will appreciate the time and effort that went into these gifts. This Mother’s Day why not make a gift mom will love and a gift she can use in her Read More

Shop Local: The Choosy Chick for Non-toxic Health and Beauty Products

Do you really know what’s in your personal care products? The Choosy Chick knows. The Choosy Chick is a Connecticut-based business that was created out of a couple’s personal quest to find safe and effective health and beauty care products. Like many of you, they were shocked to learn that the products we had been using everyday Read More

Red Pandas Arrive at the Beardsley Zoo in Bridgeport

Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo will be the temporary home for “Rochan,” a 16-month-old male Red panda. Rochan’s home exhibit at the Franklin Park Zoo in Boston, MA, is undergoing renovations that require him to relocate for a limited time. He is expected to reside at Connecticut’s only zoo at least through Spring 2016 and guests will Read More