Upcoming Connecticut Audubon “ECO Travel” Day Trips and Tours


Nature lovers, bird lovers, animals lovers, photography enthusiasts and travelers take note. Did you know that the Connecticut Audubon offers day trips and longer-term trips on a regular basis? We just learned about their wonderful tours and trips this year. What we learned about the Connecticut Audubon “ECO Travel” Day Trips and Tours: For over Read More

Photographs from Buttonwoods Sunflower Festival


We visited the Buttonwoods Sunflower Festival on the last day of the event. The weather was great and the flowers were still plentiful. The place was packed with people. We also ate some of their fabulous ice cream. I was so looking forward to their sunflower ice cream but it sold out the day before. Read More

Robertson Trunk Show and Local Charity Fundraiser Madison, CT


Lifestyle Boutique Robertson Madison Celebrates Its One-Year Anniversary by Hosting a “REGINAKRAVITZforSTITCH” Trunk Show. Meet the Two Women Whose “Passion for Fashion” Led to the Creation of this “Figure-Flattering” Collection: CFDA Fashion Designer Regina Kravitz & STITCH SOUTHAMPTON OWNER/Monroe-Native Rose Siefert Dios. 10% of the Day’s Trunk Show Sales Will Be Donated to New Reach Read More

Celebrate National Tequila, Scotch and Rum Day Special Cocktails from Morello


Morello Italian Bistro restaurant in Greenwich is celebrating upcoming national drink days like National Tequila Day (July 24), National Scotch Day (July 27) and National Rum Day (August 16) with specialty cocktails including a Grilled Lime Margarita, Summer Splash Daiquiri, and Honey Apple Special. Take a look at what Morello’s mixologist’s have come up with Read More

The Hercules Unbreakable Helicopter Gives Kids Hours of Fun


The Hercules Unbreakable Helicopter is billed as “World’s First and Only Unbreakable RC Helicopter.” A bold statement for a remote controlled toy made primarily of plastic. So, we thought we would give it a test and decide if that statement is true. World Tech Toys sent us one to put it through the “ringer.” A Read More

The H.O.P.E. Foundation for a Better Tomorrow’s Inaugural Cigar Tasting


The H.O.P.E. Foundation for a Better Tomorrow invites you to their Inaugural Cigar Tasting at the Aria Banquet Facility (45 Murphy Rd. Prospect, CT 06712) on Tuesday, August 26th from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. The event will feature cigars by The SmokeEasy Cigar Parlor of Watertown, CT, a bourbon tasting, wine, beer and a Read More

Choosing the Best Bulbs for Fall Planting


Choosing the best bulbs for fall planting ensures that you have an instant garden as soon as spring arrives. Bulbs have the incredible ability to push up through the almost frozen soil in order to bloom, making your work at the start of the growing season unnecessary. In order to be able to enjoy the Read More

Jazz ‘N’ Blue Festival at the Simsbury Performing Arts Center August 16th


The 2014 Jazz ‘n’ Blue Festival is presented by Blue Plate Radio and Blue Plate Radio Productions at the Simsbury Meadows Performing Arts Center in Simsbury, CT features the internationally renowned jazz band Down to the Bone along with New Haven jazz legends Airborne and West Hartford, CT’s own Doug Jones. Gates open at 2pm Read More

The Wadsworth Atheneum First Thursday Caribbean Block Party


First Thursday: Caribbean Block Party: Kick off the Taste of the Caribbean & Jerk Festival at our final block party of the summer! Check out MATRIX 169 / Ruben Ochoa, listen to live music by De 4 AhWee Steel Band and Amandla Reggae Band, get a spray-tattoo by Amazing Face Art, follow a docent-led tour, Read More

Stamford Hospital Free Health Wellness & Sports Expo


The 3rd Annual Stamford Hospital Health Wellness & Sports Expo 2014 will take place Saturday, September 20 and Sunday, September 21, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m, at Chelsea Piers Connecticut, 1 Blachley Road in Stamford. The event will feature complimentary health screenings for adults and activities for children provided by Stamford Hospital and more than Read More