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Ask A Connecticut Fashionista: Hottest Fall 2015 Fashion Trends

Get fashion forward this fall season by filling your wardrobe with the hottest trends. While some trends are being carried over from the spring, other go-to items will be new to your closet.

09/01/2015

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Ask A Connecticut Expert: School Lunches To Prepare In 10 Minutes Or Less

As you plan for the return of the school year try your hand at these quick and easy lunches suggested by nutritionist Nicole Barrato. Each has flexibility to make adaptations to your picky eater and can be made fun all while packing in nutrition.

08/28/2015

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Top Helicopter Tours In Connecticut

Helicopter companies across Connecticut offer tours and private charters with views of the Connecticut shoreline, Block Island, or your favorite city.

08/22/2015

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Top Golf Courses In Connecticut

These top five courses also provide beautiful landscape and amenities. Try your hand at a course like the pros from the GPA tour or find a course that has shorter yardage.

08/08/2015

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Top Family Activities In Connecticut To Do Before The Summer Ends

Try one of the following parks, activities, festivals,or towns when scheduling your end of the summer bucket list, and end your kids’ summer on a high note.

08/07/2015

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Top Wineries Near Connecticut

Connecticut has a number of wineries throughout the state, but here are the top five worth making a trip for.

08/01/2015

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Top Free Summer Activities For Kids In Connecticut

Finding activities to keep your children busy during the summer can be difficult, especially with admission costs adding up. Having fun this summer does not mean you have to break the bank. Children’s activities across the state of Connecticut have free admission or are open to the public. Check out the listing below for a variety of free activities for children this summer.

07/10/2015

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Top Mixologist Bars In Connecticut

Not just any bar will get you the most delicious cocktail. It takes a special atmosphere, talented bartender, and specialty liquors to mix up the best of the best. Connecticut is home to a variety of bars that will give you different experiences but all provide great taste. Try one or all of these bars and don’t be afraid to stray from your comfort zone.

07/02/2015

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Top Bridal Shops In Connecticut

Finding the perfect wedding dress aka “the dress” is an important part of the wedding planning process. For many women they have dreamt of this moment since they were little girls, and if you are unsure there are bridal consultants available to help find the best fit. Some of the best bridal shops in Connecticut offer unique experiences that will make each bride feel as special as they deserve. More stores have also increased their stock of sample plus size gowns so that every bride has the opportunity to try on the dress of their dreams.

06/09/2015

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Top Skate Parks In Connecticut

A variety of skate parks are designed and built around the state for skateboarding, in-line skating, and bikes. Some provide outdoor entertainment while others create an indoor spot to escape the weather blues. With various surfaces from concrete to asphalt, skateboarders can take their pick of the best park around. Parks range from free admission to low daily prices.

06/05/2015

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