Scariest Places in Connecticut

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It is that time of year again when the fall leaves change and spooky is in the air. When in Connecticut, don’t worry, there are plenty of places that are more than a little spooky, and are downright scary. Scariest Places in Connecticut Old Windham Inn Don’t be discouraged when you go to visit the Old Windham Inn ...

Scariest Places in New England

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It's October, when the leaves change, weather cools, and everyone gets ready to celebrate Halloween.  For those of us (read: not me!) who like to be scared, here are some of the scariest places to visit in New England! Scariest Places in New England This year when you head to New England to see the fall colors ...

Capturing fall family fun memories

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The fall months can be super busy with sports, school,  and life in general.  But  they can also be so enjoyable when you include a lot of fun family time- from pumpkin patches to pumpkin carving and  homecomings to hayrides.  Use your  smartphone to keep it all organized and you won't have to miss a ...

Coffee Glazed Coffee Cake

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There are few things that I love more than coffee. Therefore, anything that has to do with coffee, or better yet can include coffee is going to be a hit in my kitchen.  This coffee cake is made with a Dark Roast coffee inside the batter and in the icing- a double hit of my ...

Are You Getting Your Essential Nutrients Every Day? #CentrumVitamints

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I am participating in a sponsored campaign hosted by Centrum®. I received compensation for this post. While all opinions stated are my own, I make no claims about Centrum® as a product or its effectiveness.   I am a busy mom of 3 kids and now that school has started, I am busier than ever. All of ...

Tips that Make for a Happy Baby

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We've had babies in our house for a lot of years and know how sensitive their skin can be.  From new baby skin to the dry, chapped skin of sweet chubby cheeks in winter, and from scraped knees of learning to walk to the diaper rash that comes for so many unknown reasons, a baby ...

Vanilla No Churn Ice Cream

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There's a lot to love about ice cream. I mean, it's ice cream. What's not to love?  Creamy, sweet yumminess, covered in shots (yes, shots....not sprinkles or jimmies, shots!). We've been trying our hand at doing some no churn ice cream at home lately, and this vanilla flavor is SUPER simple (and a really good ...

Join us for the #Flipplaunch #twitterparty 9/24

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If there's one thing I love about saving money, it's an app to HELP me save money- with ease and simplicity.  Even better? When they host a fun Twitter party! Come join us Thursday night as we dish on shopping, savings, and all the fun thingsFlipp has in store for us! I love using Flipp to plan my shopping ...

Ways to Keep Kids Healthy

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Back to School season, isn't it fun?  New classrooms, new teachers, new friends, new learning, new supplies, new germs... Um, what now?  Listen, it's a fact.  Leaving home means exposure to other germs.  Germs make friends with other germs.  Kids share those germs like nobody's business and then they share some more. I like to ...

Changing The Way Our Daughters See Themselves

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This post is sponsored by Lunchbox, but all opinions are 100% my own. The world, especially social media is not always kind to women- Dove research shows that 8 out of 10 women come up against negative comments on social media and many that make the comments don't even realize how they are affecting other women ...