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Once Upon a Pocketbook

“I love you,” he said, putting his beer down on the bar and turning to look right into my eyes. I had been waiting to hear these words practically since the moment he walked into my studio apartment in his retro Levis and pressed navy button-down shirt five months earlier. Jeff was not the typical […]

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My Swipe Up Addiction. How Instagram is Stealing My Time (and Money)!

Admitting that you need help is the first step to curbing any addiction, right? My credit card has been begging me to seek help for months, but I just can’t seem to stop shopping! My routine goes a little something like this….Open Instagram, watch my favorite blogger’s Instagram “story,” spot a cute outfit or home […]

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Get In the Mood {Intimates} for Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. It’s a day to celebrate the ones you love. A day full of chocolates, roses, sappy cards, a romantic dinner (and maybe even some sexy lingerie!). Wait. What!? Life as a mom has changed all that. But now’s the time to get in the mood! Join Fairfield County […]

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Etsy Shop Round-Up

Imagine yourself at a craft fair. There are rows of tables as far as the eye can see, each one covered with beautiful pieces of art, handcrafted by someone with a creative passion.   Now, imagine that there is a place set up as a 24/7 online craft fair, with easy ways to purchase these […]

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Our rescue dog Skylar enjoying a Fall day at the beach.

Make Black Friday Great Again

The day after Thanksgiving means I can eat pie for breakfast. For others, it’s a chance at amazing deals before dawn. Whatever camp you’re in, remember that Black Friday is really just about getting into the Holiday spirit with family and friends.  Take A Hike! (Literally) Clean-up the crumbs from Thursday’s feast, throw on some warm clothes and […]

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Shop Fairfield County {a holiday gift guide}

We are thrilled to share our second annual locally-curated and mom approved holiday gift guide. With the holiday season rapidly approaching, we want to help you easily find the perfect gifts for everyone on your shopping list. We also want to encourage you to shop small, shop local, and #shopfairfieldcounty this holiday season! In order to make [...]
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Back-to-School Shopping: Fairfield County Edition

It’s back to school shopping season in Fairfield County whether you like it or not! Time to sort through the grease-stained, ketchup blotched shirts and start the hunt for a cute first-day outfit and refresh the Fall wardrobe. I refuse to dress my twins alike. I get that some mothers do it out of ease, but I want my identical […]

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Shopping Small in Fairfield County: 10 Local Brands You Should Know

Fairfield County is home to endless local shopping destinations. Main streets and mini malls are lined with boutiques, luxury brands, chain retailers and big-box discount destinations alike. But with all these amazing choices, there is still a ton of opportunity to find unique brands, artists, designers and chefs; some of whom may not even have traditional storefronts. This […]

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Sip & Shop at Bianca Boutique {event recap}

If you missed our Sip & Shop event, here’s the recap of the fun we had! Our host, Maria Casabianca of Bianca Boutique in Westport opened her fabulous store for some shopping and fun to many of our Fairfield County moms. Maria explained that she’s always on the lookout for the best styles and casual […]

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