Join The Land Rover Muddy Chef Challenge

The Land Rover Muddy Chef Challenge Connecticut

Join the Land Rover Muddy Chef Challenge of Connecticut for three days of off-road driving, shooting (sporting clay), local distillery tours, overlanding, navigation challenges and a world class vehicle based gourmet cooking challenge. It’s been described as “Top Gear meets Top Chef” Located at historic Lime Rock Park, in Lakeville, Connecticut. Pack up your oriental Read More

Nat Geo WILD Aloha Vet and Secret Garden Premieres This Week


Nat Geo WILD has two exciting premieres this coming week that you won’t want to miss. Aloha Vet, premiering Saturday, March 21, is a brand new weekly series that follows veterinarian Dr. Scott Simm as he treats animals in need across the Hawaiian Islands. From exotic sea turtles to domesticated pets in paradise, Dr. Simm Read More

West Marine Mystic Celebrates Grand Opening With Penguins!

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West Marine, the world’s largest waterlife outfitter, will celebrate the Grand Opening of its Mystic, CT store with a weekend full of events from Friday, March 20 to Sunday, March 22, 2015. A big highlight of the weekend will be a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Saturday, March 21 at 8 a.m. featuring penguins from Mystic Aquarium. West Read More

Connecticut Historical Society to Host Haute History: A Vintage-Inspired Fashion Show on May 9

Connecticut Historical Society to Host Haute History: A Vintage-Inspired Fashion Show on May 9

The Connecticut Historical Society’s (CHS) Haute History: A Vintage Inspired Fashion Show on May 9th that will help you make the connection from the past to make your current fashion statement. Want to learn how clothing design over the past century has informed today’s trends? In two runway shows on Saturday, May 9 at 11 a.m. and Read More

Green Smoothies: Spinach, Kale, Blueberries, Honey, and Cacao Chips


One of the simplest ways to get your fruit and veggies each day is to drink a smoothie. They are super simple to make and taste great. Here is our recipe for a Spinach, Kale, Blueberry, and Cacao Chip smoothie. We use a single-serve blender and this recipe is just enough for the small cup. Double the ingredients Read More

New Haven Restaurant Week is Coming March 22-27


Thirty-two New Haven restaurants will offer special three-course, prix fixe menus for both lunch and dinner. The menus include an appetizer, entrée and dessert for lunch ($18 per person) and dinner ($32 per person). Prices do not include beverages, tax or gratuity (some restrictions may apply). Regular menus will also be offered in addition to Read More

Parallel Post Celebrates St. Patty’s Day with Weeklong Specials


Parallel Post in Trumbull, Connecticut will be featuring Corned Beef Sandwich with sliced house cured corned beef, stone ground mustard, gruyere cheese served on Peasant Rye Bread ($9), “Ox Hollow” Shepherds Pie with sautéed ground beef, seasonal vegetables and truffle mashed potatoes ($17), and Irish Breathalyzer cocktail, blended with Godiva, Creme de Menthe and Vodka ($8), this weekend for St Patty’s Day. Corned Beef Read More

9 Skin Aging Habits You Should Kick

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Age is not the only culprit of wrinkles and neither are genetics. There are factors that come into play caused by one’s lifestyle and beauty habits that can exacerbate the aging process. Wrinkles and fine lines are the most visible signs of skin aging along with discoloration, uneven skin tone, overall  dryness and brittleness. Wrinkles Read More

It’s of-f-f-f-f-icial: Disney “Frozen 2″ is Coming


It’s of-f-f-f-f-icial, Walt Disney Animation Studios is developing a sequel to FROZEN. “Frozen 2″ is in development at Walt Disney Animation Studios with directors Chris Buck and Jennifer Lee and producer Peter Del Vecho, the Oscar®-winning filmmaking team behind “Frozen.” The news was announced at Disney’s Annual Meeting of Shareholders this morning by Bob Iger, Chairman and Chief Read More

Second Annual Cupcake Competition April 25th

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The Congregational Church of Union is hosting it’s Second Annual Cupcake Competition on April 25, from 4 to 6:30pm. Location: Congregational Church of Union, 976 Buckley Highway, Union, CT 06076 You can take part in one of two ways: ENTER YOUR CUPCAKES INTO THE CONTEST Cost: $10 Please call Charlotte at 860-938-0239 to register and receive full details. Read More