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Riverfest Takes Over Both Sides Of The River

Riverfest Takes Over Both Sides Of The River

Riverfest, one of the largest fireworks celebrations in Connecticut, is coming to Hartford and East Hartford on Saturday, July 12, from 4 p....

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Berries And Cream: A Couple Of Sweet Fests

Berries And Cream: A Couple Of Sweet Fests

Two festivals, each with its own unique flavor, cater to Connecticut families this weekend. Bristol'...

Free 'Movies After Dark' In Hartford

Free 'Movies After Dark' In Hartford

The summertime series of free Friday-night movies outdoors in Hartford parks begins on June 20 and...

10 Wet Ways To Stay Cool In Connecticut

10 Wet Ways To Stay Cool

It's hot. There's always a state beach or the town pool, but here are a few other options (and don't...

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Are You Ditching The Spray Sunscreens?

All the moms were talking about it yesterday at the pool: the renewed concern about spray sunscreen.

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Here's How it Could Happen to You

I can’t count how many times over the past 17 years I’ve felt a quick panic and thought “...

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Postpartum Depression: Erasing the Stigma

If I had to pick one word to describe the experience of welcoming a new baby, it would have to be overwhelming.  But as moms know,...

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We Made It!

 It was like that scene in “Home Alone” when they’re running

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When Your Child Is Afraid Of Fireworks

Many of us will be heading to fireworks this holiday weekend and, there's no doubt, these displays can be alarming for some kids. 

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Sleep Center In Farmington Dedicated To Treating Children With Disorders

While sleeping, 2-year-old Ashley would shout out, flail her arms and grind her teeth. Her worried mom, Michelle Moon, became accustomed...

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Flying with Baby

Vacation is a whole new ballgame for us now.

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Eating at Starbucks? Say it isn't so!

When I first read this story about an "Ottawa mom" who was breastfeeding her baby at a Starbucks I...

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Graco Recalls 2 Million Car Seats

Graco is recalling nearly 2 million infant car seats under pressure from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

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When Mom Can't Afford to Work

If money WASN'T an option, would you choose to stay home with your children?

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