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Over-Entertaining Kids is Overrated

In today’s world, we are taught that once you enter motherhood, your sole existence in life going forward is to keep your kids happy and entertained. Your life needs to revolve around them. Social media tells us that it is our duty to make sure that they have an enriching life, full of crafts, science […]

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A Mom’s Guide to Fairfield County :: September 2017

It’s hard to believe that the summer is coming to a close – it’s September! We love summer, but we also can’t wait to wear boots, eat and drink pumpkin everything, and go apple picking! Here is a list of family fun events to enjoy this month. This is in no way intended to be a comprehensive event guide, […]

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Fairfield County Events August 2017

A Mom’s Guide to Fairfield County :: August 2017

August means that it is the last month to take advantage of lazy summer days! Can you believe that it’s almost time to get ready for back to school!? While we love the summer, we also love that cooler fall days are on the horizon…just not yet! Here is a list of family fun events to […]

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Summer 2017 Fairfield County Farmers’ Markets {with free printable!}

With the start of summer comes yummy local food like fruits and veggies, and there is no better place to get them than at a farmers’ market. We have so many great options to choose from here in Fairfield County. Many of them offer more than just fruits and veggies, including local baked goods, food trucks, plants, […]

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Survival of the Fittest: When Your Spouse Travels

My husband is a collegiate Athletic Trainer and an Army Reservist. The combination of these two jobs mean that he works during off-hours {nights and weekends} and travels frequently for both short and extended periods of time. His schedule is not consistent and can change on short notice. As a result, I am often on my own […]

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Fairfield County Moms Blog | A Mom's Guide to Fairfield County Events April 2017

A Mom’s Guide to Fairfield County :: April 2017

Bring on April showers, so that we can see May flowers! April brings lots of Spring celebrations and, hopefully, lots of sun. Here is a list of family fun events to enjoy this month. Easter-related events are denoted by an asterisk (*) before the date. This is in no way intended to be a comprehensive event guide, so […]

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