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Thanksgiving Desserts for Everyone

I love Thanksgiving! It’s my favorite holiday of the year, mostly because I live to eat. The turkey always tastes juicier; the mashed potatoes creamier, and the stuffing melts in your mouth. Having said that, no meal is complete without dessert, right? While pumpkin spice is my jam, I do like to switch it up, […]

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The Ultimate Guide to Fall in Fairfield County

Fall is here! We are almost ready to pull out those sweaters, eat/drink everything pumpkin, and enjoy the cool outdoors. The days might be shorter, but like most moms our calendars are jam packed until after the holidays. But don't worry, Fairfield County Moms Blog has got you covered. Here is the ultimate guide to [...]
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Mother's Day Brunch

Mother’s Day DIY Brunch

There is no better meal than brunch! So, what better way to celebrate the moms in your life than with a DIY brunch at home! You can customize the menu for guest’s tastes and dietary preferences, it’s easier with kids to stay home, and you can put simple personal touches into each aspect of your celebration!  To plan […]

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summery drinks

Sipping on Summer

It may not officially be summer, but we’ve hit summer temperatures. Frizzy hair, don’t care. Sunscreen, overly prepared. Shaved legs, a few nicks here and there. What excites me most about warm weather, you ask? Easy answer: sipping sweet, refreshing summery drinks. If you’re anything like me, sipping on summer is best when you’re not […]

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chicken dinner

Chicken, Chicken, Winner, Dinner….again?

I can’t be alone in have the dreaded shudder attack when asked, “What’s for dinner?” “Chicken?” I mean seriously, do they REALLY need to eat dinner every.single.night? The truth of the matter is my older son has a constant rotation with a few special add-ins and my younger son invariably wants what’s on everyone else’s plate. […]

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Gift Swap 101: How to Host a Flawless Holiday Gift Exchange

The Holidays are my second favorite time of year. Sorry Santa, but I have a special place in my heart for ghosts, pumpkins and hayrides. It’s a Fall thing, especially here in Connecticut where each season has purpose.  However, the Holidays are a very close second. When December rolls in and the skies change color, the fireplace […]

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