The Americana’s Collective, a new brand under development by the 1777 company, is launching its first pop-up concept shop in South Norwalk. The Americana’s Artisan’s Concept Shop is open between now and January 2018 and features products solely created by local...
We have all heard the horror stories about frozen pipes bursting over holiday break, or burglaries due to people forgetting to lock their doors. We turned to home maintenace gurus, HomeSquare, for some great – and easy – tips on how to keep your home safe while you are away!
Many people have likely noticed that next door to William-Sonoma, there is a new pop-up shoe store, Cat Perkins! Learn about this amazing new shoe store, focused on super fashionable, high-quality shoes that are also comfortable and customizable! WestportMoms is co-hosting a “Shopping for Good” event there on Thursday, 12/14 at 730pm, so stay tuned!
WestportMoms Holiday Shopping Event is coming up! Save the date- Friday, December 8th from 9-2pm, 16+ unique vendors will join us at JoyX (Joyride’s New Concept Studio) offering a wide range of gifts for yourself or your loves ones! There will also be a raffle with many signature items where ALL proceeds will go to STAR, Inc., a non-profit organization that provides services for those with developmental disabilities. We hope you’ll join us AND bring friends!
In the spirit of Breast Cancer Awareness month, we wanted to let you know that Wacoal is sponsoring an incredible “Bra with a Cause” initiative where they will donate $2 to the Susan G. Komen Foundation with the purchase of every awareness bra during October!
Though most do know October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, many don’t know how much knowledge about and research on breast cancer awareness and prevention has evolved in recent years. Dr. Ofer of the Avery Center here in Westport shares some terrific resources, and some tips we all should have on how to best educate and protect ourselves!
If your childcare needs have changed, and you are considering an Au Pair, Cultural Care Au Pair consultant, Jennifer Halberg, can help debunk some of the myths about what an Au Pair IS and ISN’T. If affordable, flexible care is what you are looking for, this may be your answer!
Now that summer and grilling out have (pretty much) finished for the season, it is time to transition to dinner parties. Having a few friends over and want to make the table look nice but not go crazy? Then it’s time to DIY your dining table for a fall gathering. Here’s your HOW TO!
Wondering what to wear for fall as summer suddenly disappeared in the blink of an eye? Here are 5 trends from Stylist Amy Guzzi of Fred Boutique that will keep you feeling comfy and cute as the crisp weather sets in!
This is a HUGE increase in safety for CT’s kids! To save you time, we have highlighted the parts of the bill that pertain to child seat safety but full details of the bill can be found here.
The Wait Until 8th pledge empowers parents to rally together to delay giving children a smartphone until at least 8th grade. By banding together, this will decrease the pressure felt by kids and parents alike over the kids having a smartphone. Learn many of the reasons why so many parents across the country are pledging to “wait until 8th” to let kids be kids a little longer.
Do you feel frustrated that your child is always facing a screen? Research has shown that today’s child averages 8-9 hours a day of engagement with media. These 10 simple social skill lessons will lead you and your child in a collaborative effort to bring back a little civility to a new digitally focused generation.
Summer is here, which means school is out and camp is in. If you’re sending little ones off to day camp, it’s time to think about what the heck they’re going to eat. Since camp meals can be more stressful than packing school lunches, we turned to registered dietician and athletic trainer, Dana White, for some tasty, healthy and easy ideas to make meal prep feel like you’re on vacation.
If – like us – “What’s for dinner?” is the dreaded question you get asked everyday when your kids are hungry, you are tired, and you have no clue what you are going to put on the table, check out these tips from Westport mom and food blogger, Amanda Jakubowicz!
Dinner time should be a time where you share a meal with your family and hear about each other’s day. For many, dinner time has turned into a battle to get your child to eat a couple bites of vegetables. Nouveau Nutrition has put together 5 helpful tips that will help turn your dinner time from a power struggle to a time of enjoyment.
If you’re anything like us, you’ve vowed to make healthier meals for your kids- and there never seems to be enough time. We hope to have local foodies add new easy, healthy recipes every few weeks, so stay tuned!