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The End of the “Spin the Bottle” Kiss?

Vacationing with my sister and her family last week, my almost-teen nephew and I got to talking about camp. I asked him, as embarrassing aunts do, if kids still played Spin the Bottle. “Yes,” he replied, “but with hugging.” Hugging? Adorable. But, no. NO. I’m putting my foot down. Spin the Bottle is not about hugging. Full stop. End of […]

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Fairfield County Events September 2018 Connecticut

A Mom’s Guide to Fairfield County :: September 2018

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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Fall Mini Sessions (2)

Fall Mini Sessions with Kim Jaeckel Family Photography

Fairfield County Moms Blog is thrilled to announce that we are partnering with Kim Jaeckel Family Photography to offer mini sessions to celebrate the start of fall.  “Show me the LOVE!” Kim doesn’t mean the cheesy smiles and hands-in-the-lap poses that kids are so good at. She means gigantic hugs and smoochy kisses. Look for yucky […]

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Twenty Questions

On a lazy Sunday morning, I found myself watching “How Does Life Live?”… twice! The video felt amazingly familiar, but also so much more beautiful than my daily life. As moms, we spend our days and nights playing many roles: caregiver, entertainer, teacher, nurse, housecleaner, chef, chauffeur, referee, and the list goes on. There’s also […]

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