| Aug 14, 2013
| 3:09 AM
When my oldest son, Sam, was just shy of two, it was summertime and I was very pregnant with his brother. I decided to leave work for awhile...to slow down before the birth of the baby and then adjust to my growing family.
On my last day, a good friend...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 3:38 AM
When both of my sons were babies and toddlers, we loved attending our local Music Together classes and have such fond memories of singing "Tingalayo" and "All Around the Kitchen Cock-a-doodle-doodle-doo"!
Now, this wonderful organization, committed to...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 5:07 AM
My nine year old son came home one day: "Can we go on YouTube and watch 'Dumb Ways To Die'? My friend was singing it at school!"
I had no idea what he was talking about...and whether or not this oddly-named video was remotely appropriate for kids to...
| May 3, 2012
| 12:55 PM
In the past few months there has been much talk over the controversial topic Stop Online Piracy Act also known as SOPA.
If this act was to be signed in to law website administrators will be responsible for protecting copyrighted materials,...
| May 16, 2012
| 6:50 AM
By Jim MacPherson
Proving there’s always more than one way to reach a goal has become easier. Just look at the completely redesigned 2013 Acura RDX.
The RDX is Acura’s entry-level crossover utility vehicle, and the 2013 model is on sale now....
| Mar 26, 2013
| 6:12 AM
I was at our schoool's Book Fair with Ben last week, sitting on the floor, reading him a clever book called The Three Little Aliens and the Big, Bad Robot. This take-off on the piggie-wolf classic features a trip around the solar system, punctuated by...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 12:28 PM
Everyone's Irish on St. Patrick's Day, especially with these dining and beverage specials. Here's a sampling of what local restaurants are offering for the holiday.
A St. Patrick's Day prix-fixe at Max Fish, 110 Glastonbury Boulevard, Glastonbury,...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 9:55 AM
The New Haven Symphony is teaming up with the Newtown Friends of Music and WMNR Radio for "A Concert To Heal" this Sunday, January 13th at 3pm. The free event, taking place at Edmond Town Hall in Newtown, is meant to offer comfort through music to this...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 7:14 AM
"50 Shades! The Musical", the unauthorized parady of E.L. James' erotic novel, is coming to New York's Gramercy Theatre on January 11th and 12th.
Check out this blog....moms are talking about it!
Would you consider seeing this musical?...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 4:41 PM
Party like it's 1933 on the 79th anniversary of Prohibition's repeal on Dec. 5.
At all Max Restaurant Group locations, Prohibition-era cocktail specials include the Jack Rose, Prohibition Scofflaw, Corpse Reviver #2, Sazerac and Pickled Hot & Dirty...
| Nov 11, 2012
| 6:59 PM
Until tonight, I had never listened to any of rapper 50 Cent’s music. I know, I’m not a very supportive neighbor. Otherwise known as Curtis James Jackson III, 50 Cent owns a gigantic house in our school district, and I’d never taken the...