Activities

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Top Dog Runs In Connecticut

Exercise does the body good, including for your furry friends. Dog parks and beaches that permit on or off leashed dogs are a great way for your best buddy to play outdoors in a safe environment. If you are looking for locations for your dog to socialize, exercise outdoors or for those that don’t have access to a yard or fenced in yard,, the listings below are great options. Each location below permits dogs to be off the leash while supervised by their owners.

03/27/2015

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Ask An Expert: Spring Break Staycation Activities For Kids In Connecticut

For some fun “staycation” activities in Connecticut that kids are sure to love, we asked Stamford teacher Deborah Okun.

03/13/2015

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Ask An Expert: How To Give Your Picky Eater More Healthy Foods

Chef Kashia Cave of My City Kitchen has made it her mission to use her culinary talents for good – and especially when it comes to helping kids learn to eat healthy. Here is how she goes about it.

03/06/2015

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Ask A Connecticut Expert: Keeping Your Kids Entertained On A Snow Day

An expected snow day can be stressful for parents because they have to think of things other than television or computer screens to keep kids occupied at home. For some better suggestions, we turned to Stamford schoolteacher Danielle Madalon.

02/20/2015

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Top Ski Slopes For Kids Near Connecticut

Connecticut is fortunate enough to experience the four seasons. Although some might dislike the snow, there are those who live for a day on the slopes. These ski resorts are family friendly and often offer children’s ski programs.

02/13/2015

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Ask A Connecticut Expert: After-School Activity Ideas

What to do with the kids after the last bell rings is both a challenge and a problem for many parents. It is also something of great concern to a lot of students, especially those of high school age, who need more than just a play date or someone to watch them. Here are just five ideas for after-school activities from an expert in the field.

01/30/2015

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Top Kids’ Martial Arts Classes In Connecticut

Get your kids involved with a new activity at these martial arts classes in Connecticut.

01/23/2015

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Top Fitness Classes In Connecticut

Getting fit for the holidays – or getting rid of extra pounds packed on during the festive seasons – drives a lot of people to the gym this time of year. Here are just five of the top places to take a fitness class in Connecticut.

01/09/2015

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Best Go Kart Racing In Connecticut

Here are five of the best places for go kart racing in Connecticut.

01/05/2015

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Top Spots To Take Family Photos In Connecticut

There are beautiful locations in Connecticut’s parks that provide scenic backdrop opportunities and often times are free to the public to enter.

01/02/2015

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