In the Know

Save Money Fast on Prescriptions with Hippo

Save Money Fast on Prescriptions with Hippo

  As moms, we’re always looking to save money and time. That’s where our new partner, Hippo, comes in. It’s a free digital savings card that helps people save up to 97% on their prescription medications—just by using their app or website to instantly compare...

Blueberry Season at Silverman’s Farm!

Blueberry Season at Silverman’s Farm!

Today we took the kids to Silvermine's Farm for Blueberry Picking! We started early to get it done before the rain started so we got there around opening time - they open at 9am. The blueberry picking, the farm and the store is open 7 days a week from 9-5pm.  ...

Alliance Tutoring is Here to Help!

Alliance Tutoring is Here to Help!

This story was provided and sponsored by Alliance Tutoring. According to a report put out by the ACT, a college testing agency, the national average in the United States for college freshman retention rate is 65.7%.  That means that more than one third of college...

Meet The Moms Behind Zipped Bags!

Meet The Moms Behind Zipped Bags!

  After spending so much time at home recently, is anyone else itching to get organized? That’s why we love Zipped Bags, durable, reusable clear bags that are designed and sewn in the USA. They each have colorful, chic accents, are more eco-friendly than...

Strawberry Season!

Strawberry Season!

It's Strawberry season!!! And why not get out there and load up on these fresh strawberries to have throughout the summer (yes you can pick that many!) There are new guidelines in place (reservations, mask wearing, etc.) but it's all worth it!   We took a trip to...

Sunscreen 101: For Your Kids!

Sunscreen 101: For Your Kids!

Looking to keep your kids safe from the sun this summer? The first thing to look for in a sunscreen is a physical (as opposed to chemical) formula. Safer ingredients include zinc oxide and titanium dioxide, while ones to avoid include avobenzone, oxybenzone,...

Summer Camp Updates

Summer Camp Updates

Summer Camps are gearing up to open at the end of June and with new guidelines in place, many have updated their information, start dates, and protocols.  For more details on Summer Camps in our area that are OPEN - head to our Summer Camp Guide (click below)!  ...

Kid Friendly Snacks

Kid Friendly Snacks

When going to the beach why do the kids just want to eat snacks? It's like the main reason for them to go to the beach! So make sure you are stocked and here are some simply snacks the kids can help with before heading off to the beach! Chocolate Chip, Peanut Butter...

Outdoor Activities now open!

Outdoor Activities now open!

While the weather has been getting a lot nicer to be outdoors, and our Fairfield beaches, marinas, golf courses and tennis courts have re-opened for families and friends to enjoy, there are also other local businesses who are in the beginning stages of re-opening...

Kindergarten – UPDATED for Fall 2020!

Kindergarten – UPDATED for Fall 2020!

For any new mom or dad in the same boat as me, getting ready to send your son or daughter off to Kindergarten in the fall seems very overwhelming, sad, and exciting all at the same time, especially during these times!!  Weren't they just our babies a few weeks ago,...

Restaurants Opening May 20th in Fairfield!

Restaurants Opening May 20th in Fairfield!

Hallelujah -  it is time to have restaurants open for in-person dining, at least on their patios.  And with the warm weather finally here, we can definitely look forward to this!  We spoke to restaurants in the area with outdoor seating who plan on opening on May 20th...

Bathroom Renovation!  What we did and why we love it!

Bathroom Renovation! What we did and why we love it!

We have been in our house and in Fairfield for almost 7 years. We ended up buying a house that was pretty up to date and didn't have to do a lot of work other then paint (the people before us loved browns and gold tones throughout the house) and we wanted light and...

Fairfield – Open Space Policies

Fairfield – Open Space Policies

Starting Friday, May 1st, beaches, marinas, golf courses, and walking trails will be open WITH restrictions in the Town of Fairfield.  Please see below for all of the details.  Residents who would like to visit these open spaces MUST have a valid 2020 Fairfield...

Meet a Mom – Local Advocate, Katie Flynn

Meet a Mom – Local Advocate, Katie Flynn

Katie Flynn, local mom of three boys, is getting creative and using social media to connect parents, students and the community in Fairfield during these difficult times. Where are you originally from and how long have you been in the area? I was raised locally in...

Music with Melissa

Music with Melissa

Join Music with Melissa at 10am for thirty minutes of therapeutic music for you and your little ones. This class will provide relaxation, opportunities to connect with your babies, and a space to support each other through this crazy time. Melissa Wasserman is a Board...

Emotionally and Mentally Supporting Older Adults During COVID-19

Emotionally and Mentally Supporting Older Adults During COVID-19

How You Can Emotionally and Mentally Support Older Adults During the COVID-19 Outbreak By Neil Anand Owner, ComForCare Home Care During this period of social and physical distancing, it can be challenging for people to stay connected to their friends and family. This...

Recipe Time

Recipe Time

Heather Carey, MS helped us with this week's recipes! She is a Nutritionist, chef, cooking instructor and speaker are some of her “official titles” but really, she is a woman, a mom and a partner who know firsthand how it feels to get sucked into the false promise of...

Subscribe to our Mailing List

Stay up-to-date with what is happening in-and-around Fairfield, CT