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Giving Back to Our Community

Giving Back to Our Community

November is a time to be grateful - grateful for our family & friends, grateful for our health, and grateful for a wonderful community where we live!  It's also a time to be grateful to others around you.  FairfieldMoms has put together Ways to Give Back to Our...

Want a “Great School” for Your Kids?  Start with These 5 Questions.

Want a “Great School” for Your Kids? Start with These 5 Questions.

Every family is different, but they all seem to align on one thing: the priority to have “great schools” for their kids. The challenge? Each family defines “great schools” differently. Suburban Jungle works closely with each client to find the community with the best fit. To determine the right types of schools for your family, Suburban Jungle suggests asking yourself FIVE key questions.

Youth Sports & Hydration with ONS Sports Medicine

Did you know that the majority of young athletes are already dehydrated when they show up for practice or a game? ONS Sports Medicine Specialist, Dr. Marc Kowalsky explains what signs to look for and what guidelines to follow.

Meet the Neurosurgeon Mom Behind Cerebelly!

Meet the Neurosurgeon Mom Behind Cerebelly!

This week’s meet-a-mom is Teresa Purzner, the accomplished mom of three who recently launched Cerebelly, an amazing new baby food brand. When she couldn’t find a product that was both convenient and had the nutrition she was looking for, she developed her own, which...

Leaf Pickup in Fairfield

Leaf Pickup in Fairfield

Leaf pickup in Fairfield starts tomorrow, November 4th!  The Town of Fairfield will be providing residents with 4 weeks of leaf collection this fall.   Since there is no specific pickup day for a particular street or neighborhood, bags must be curbside by 6am...

Organzing, Labeling and Shopping Local

Organzing, Labeling and Shopping Local

After having my closet organized a few months ago I couldn't help but want everything possible in my house organized. I know Brandi from Minimal is Bliss was excited about the thought of my pantry after finishing my closet so we chatted about the pantry project....

NEINH: How Pre-Concussion Screening Can Help With Concussion Treatment

NEINH: How Pre-Concussion Screening Can Help With Concussion Treatment

Did you know that there is a screening that can be done before a concussion to help doctors in the event your child suffers an injury? The New England Institute for Neurology and Headache can do baseline testing to get a clear outline of a child’s abilities and skill sets prior to a brain injury. Then, in the event of an injury, before and after results of the same test can be used to help with things like treatment plans, prognosis and potential academic accommodations. Read more about the testing, here!

Spotlight on Social Skills Groups

Spotlight on Social Skills Groups

by Caryn McAllister, PT, DPT / President & CEO of High Quality Home TherapyDoes your child struggle in social situations? Or have difficulty making and maintaining friendships, communicating with peers or even reading social cues accurately? Perhaps she/he might...

Cloud Storage vs Local Storage

Cloud Storage vs Local Storage

  We have all gotten that message that says we’re running out of storage, but it can be frustrating to figure out how and why this is happening. See the break down below on how to check and manage your storage!   Cloud storage Cloud storage is a server farm,...

Why is Fairfield going PINK?

Why is Fairfield going PINK?

The Norma Pfriem Breast Center has helped women in our community fight breast cancer since 1999. The money raised for the Breast Center ensures all women receive exceptional and compassionate care, regardless of their ability to pay. The Breast Center not only...

It’s Back!! Newtown MediSpa’s Botox 100 Club!

It’s Back!! Newtown MediSpa’s Botox 100 Club!

The following post is written by Debra Sullivan, PA-C and Owner of Newtown MediSpa. In 2012, Debra opened Newtown MediSpa offering a new concept in wellness that combines beauty, wellness, and pampering. Today, with locations in both Newtown &...

Halloween Events Around Town!

Halloween Events Around Town!

The chill is in the air and Halloween is right around the corner!  We've put together a list Halloween events that are happening in and around Fairfield - family friendly & frighteningly scary!    

Local Photographers in CT!

Local Photographers in CT!

  In the blink of eye, your family is changing.  Your children are growing up, life events are happening, and what better way to remember these beautiful moments with your loved ones than with timeless photographs.  To capture these fleeting moments is...

Private School Guide

Private School Guide

Your guide to PRIVATE SCHOOLS!  Below you will find information on local Private Schools right here in Fairfield and in surrounding towns.  Information is provided about these schools, as well as any upcoming open houses to learn more for the 2020-2021 school year.

Oktoberfest in Connecticut

Oktoberfest in Connecticut

Enjoy the fun and festivities of Oktoberfest - no passports needed!!  Traditionally a beer festival that runs from September 21st - October 6th, it is also known for celebrating German culture, food, and entertainment.  FairfieldMoms has rounded up Connecticut's...

Coastal Orthopedics – What to look out for from playground injuries

Coastal Orthopedics – What to look out for from playground injuries

While summer may be winding down, that doesn’t mean outdoor activities are ending anytime soon! That means monkey bars, swimming pools, trampolines, skateboards and more. While these activities are loads of fun, they are also a common place for our kiddos to get hurt. Here are some classic playground injuries so you can know what to look out for in case your child takes a tumble.

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