Since the snow just seems to keep on coming, we figured it was apropos to feature Erin Snow, a Westport mom of 3 who combined her passion for skiing with her experience in fashion to create Erin Snow, which offers cutting edge performance apparel ranging from ski and snowboard clothes to yoga and golf gear. Find out about her love for the water, surfing, and her surprising view on where you can find the best pizza in the world!
If Dirty Dancing was one of your favorite movies – or you just want to live vicariously through your kids, check out Double Up Dance Studio – the area’s newest hot spot for kids (and adult!) classes, parties, and more!
Has this winter wreaked havoc on your skin like it has ours? Don’t miss these recommendations from renowned makeup artist (a Fairfield County native and resident!), Emily Rosnick, who shares her 5 tips for staying dewy and glowing all year long!
If you don’t know Mackenzie, you are missing out! Not only is she one of the most bad-ass teachers and a Master Trainer at JoyRide (and now JoyX!), she is also a Westport mom, the Westport Staples Assistant Varsity girls’ soccer coach, and a push up champion. While all of her accomplishments might make her seem intimidating, she is truly one of the nicest- and most motivating – people you’ll ever meet. Learn what ultimately drove her to leave the Corporate world, about her love for skiing- and her girlfriends- and much more about this amazing woman who is often heard shouting over loud music “Come on legs!!”
M&M Picks are back! Check out our March favorites: Finally guilt- and gluten-free ice cream- check out Halo Top, and keep kids of all ages entertained with creative art and educational products from Kiwi and Koala Crate (a great group birthday gift!!)
If you’re anything like us, EASY is all you want when it comes to dinner time, especially when meal planning for the kids. Especially in the winter, the slow cooker is often the way to go! Check out some of these favorites from local chef, Dana White.
If you need to catch up on some spring shopping for you (and your kiddos), stop by Lester’s for their Westport 1st Anniversary Savings event this weekend. There will be savings up to 20% off the best new styles for spring, fun for the kids with entertainment all day Saturday, drawings for Lester’s gift cards and more!
Celebrate the sweetness of the maple sugaring season as this annual family favorite returns to the Stamford Museum and Nature Center. Presented by First County Bank, Maple Sugar Festival Weekend takes place at the Stamford Museum & Nature Center on Saturday, March...
Meet Jessica, Westport's newest vet who comes to YOU for all pet-related services! She is not only an incredibly talented veterinarian (3rd generation in her family in fact!), but also a caring, intelligent person who goes above and beyond for her clients- and...
With summer around the corner, and consistently limited time to work out, check out Forte Fitness where you can stream live and on-demand fitness classes from leading boutique studios worldwide. Discount code included for Westport Moms!
With summer rapidly approaching, check out a fantastic new local business – Gells (pronounced Jellz) Belts – whose founders’ commitment to philanthropy and mutual appreciation for well-made apparel and design resulted in a line of colorful belts.
Jessica is Fairfield County’s newest vet who comes to YOU for all pet-related services! She is not only an incredibly talented veterinarian (3rd generation in her family in fact!), but also a caring, intelligent person who goes above and beyond for her clients- and friends. Jessica and her family moved here last spring from San Francisco, and is -not surprisingly – loving weekend visits to Elviras and the beach! Learn more about her story, her favorite Westport restaurant, and the many animals she grew up with!
Jennifer Wider (or Jena as she is often called!) is not only a mom of 3 here in Westport, but also a nationally renowned women’s health expert and author. Jennifer is also a medical advisor to Cosmopolitan magazine and hosts a weekly radio segment on Sirius XM Stars called “Am I Normal?” She absolutely loves what she does, and if you are ever in need of a good laugh, she apparently does a pretty stellar impression of Donald Duck!
With February break around the corner, many of us not going away are desperately looking for activities for the kids! Check out some of the places offering programs to get you- and your kids- through those long, dark days!
Don’t miss this Molten Chocolate Cake, recipe courtesy of local mom and chef, Rebecca Oren, who promises this one is fool-proof!
In advance of the Super Bowl, local foodie Anna Gass shares some of her favorite twists on traditional recipes for the occasion! In her spare time, Anna is a chef, recipe tester & blogger whose motto is: “Life’s too short to exercise portion control.”
M&M Picks are back! Check out our February favorites: Make packing – and unpacking- for any trip faster and easier with Joyus Luggage Shelf, and keep your kids entertained for hours with Slime Mystery!
Meet Lindsay, a local mom, who in addition to chasing after two very little ones as much as she can, is a SportsCenter reporter and anchor for ESPN. Lindsay is the real deal; she’s incredibly smart and accomplished, but is as genuine and grounded as they come. She shared with us some favorite local restaurants, recent family trips, and her proudest mommy moments!
With the New Year, comes a new and improved Cottage. Get the dish from the founder and Chef himself, and keep an eye out for kitchen tips and guest bartending opportunities to come!
Two Westport Moms sharing their favorite new products, apps, or services that every mom shouldn’t live without!