While so many other people are chasing the sun, there are plenty of places closer to home where Connecticut families can enjoy their spring break. Here are just five of the top destinations to get away with the family while staying within a seven-hour drive of home.
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.
A woman often dreams about her wedding since being a little girl. Whatever the theme or image for the perfect wedding, an important part is the women chosen to stand beside her. Finding bridesmaids dresses is made easy at some of Connecticut’s best boutiques.
Tap into your creative side with a sketching class at one of these Connecticut locations.
College students don’t need to fly or travel far to have a good time on their spring break. Make lasting memories and take in local sights in cities, beach towns and ski resorts within driving distance from your Connecticut home or college.
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.
You may be in Connecticut but that doesn’t mean you can’t celebrate Mardi Gras. Mardi Gras is this February 17, 2015. Whether you want to make a night of dancing and New Orleans-style music or celebrate the culture through food, there are events throughout the state this Fat Tuesday as well as throughout the week.
The incredible, edible egg, as the jingle goes, is among the most versatile of ingredients. Here are just five of the top egg dishes in Connecticut, and the restaurants, cafes and diners where they can be found.
Sure, Valentine’s Day is supposed to be for couples, but that doesn’t mean those who are unattached can’t enjoy the day as well. Connecticut has plenty going on this year to make that easy.
Restaurants around the state of Connecticut offer romantic atmospheres that set the mood for an enjoyable evening. Make reservations at one these fine dining establishments when planning your next date night.