Ideas for Experience Gifts under $50!

ideas for experience gifts

Experience Gifts: Great for the last-minute shopper, the person who has everything, and the minimalist all at the same time. Give experience gifts they'll remember forever! And skip the stores and the stuff altogether! This year for Christmas, hubby and I were coming up empty for ideas for our Christmas wish lists. Oh, there were a few… Read More ->

holiday lights lake compounce

Another year, another round of family traditions. Getting the tree, visiting local lights. One spot if you love lights and sparkles is the Holiday Lights event at Lake Compounce in Bristol, Connecticut. We've been to the event in previous years, and were grateful that this year the weather was just cold and not freeze-your-toes-off! Holiday… Read More ->

Favorite picks for the beach and pool

Favorite picks for the beach or pool feature

The pool opens and swimming lessons begin next week for my kiddos. I'm busy packing the bags and double checking our beach and pool gear! Here's my favorite picks for the beach and pool with kids! Starting with the most important - UV Protective Clothing! Since one in five American get diagnosed with skin cancer at some point… Read More ->

Pepes Pizzeria Family Pizza Night

I'm sure we all have a favorite dish from our childhood. One of mine was when my Italian Grandma would make this saucy "pizza" for snacking on before meals. A few week's ago I was at a media dinner at Pepe's Pizzeria in West Hartford, Connecticut.  Tasting their Original Pie brought me right back to my… Read More ->