By Dani Frank A scenic sleigh ride is the perfect activity to celebrate winter in your area. Connecticut in the summer is a verdant landscape of flowers enjoyed by all, particularly deer. Come fall, flowers […]
By Trish McQuillen To go out or not to go out… that’s the looming question each New Year’s Eve. When I was younger, out was always the answer. Whether to a party, a restaurant or […]
By Dani Frank The satisfying snap of ski boot meeting ski binding. The slice of a snowboard edge carving through fresh powder. While days at the beach have been replaced with frosty mornings shuffling to […]
By Dani Frank A string of colorful, tiny lights illuminating a winter night is a sign that the holidays are around the corner. If you are anything like my family, you may even tour the […]
Blankets are comforting and a seat in front of the hearth is cozy, but for the chill of a Connecticut winter night, sometimes a little more heat is necessary to take the edge off. To get your internal body temperature going, a warm libation is just what you’re looking for. Paul Rich, an expert on all things intoxicating, has served more than a few warm mugs of alcohol-infused delicacies in his 16 plus years as a bartender, manager and bar owner, and he is generous enough with his knowledge to keep you thirsty readers sated.
As a style consultant, I seem to get most of my appointments prior to the Fall season. My guess is that as clients get ready for a season of layered styles and extra accessories, they’re less certain of what pieces are timeless and which pieces can be purged.
By Dani Frank An appreciation for all art forms is a great feature of Connecticut; with theatre, musicals, outdoor music and art festivals taking place so frequently one can’t help but be inspired! Well, our […]
An organizer of a Connecticut winter market is advising New England farmers to not ignore the business potential of the coldest season of the year.
As yet another winter storm hit Connecticut, Governor Dannel Malloy told non-essential workers not to report until noon and ordered trucks to stay off state highways. Numerous accidents were reported on state highways, and both CT Transit and Metro North suspended service Thursday morning. Amtrak has suspended service from New York to Boston and from New Haven to Springfield.
Winter-weary residents got out their boots and shovels yet again as another storm moved up the East Coast on Wednesday.