| May 28, 2014
| 9:00 PM
This timeless trip begins with a classic ride.
"The car is a 1913 Model T," says Captain Jack Spratt, as he greets his guests at Rhode Island's famed Ocean House.
His old Ford takes folks on a scenic drive through Watch Hill, but that's not all. At...
| May 20, 2014
| 4:17 AM
"Are we there yet?"
The question every parent dreads, but hears a million times in the car before usually ever coming close to their destination. With Memorial Day weekend upon us, I figure I'd ask if there's any ideas for parents to make traveling...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 6:07 AM
It was like that scene in “Home Alone” when they’re running
through the airport, except we were trying to catch a ferry!
I bought the tickets weeks in advance to guarantee a good
departure/arrival time for the holiday weekend.
| Jul 3, 2014
| 11:44 AM
Vacation is a whole new ballgame for us now.
In the last few years, we quickly became a family of four. My husband and I flew for the first time with our almost 3 year old daughter first when she was 6 months old. I had no idea what to expect, so, me,...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 4:45 AM
I love photography and have a gorgeous camera. One year, when my oldest son was finishing 1st grade, I think, I made a photo book as an "end of the year gift" for his teacher. It came out great. Everyone loved it...parents ended-up ordering soft-...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 5:45 AM
"Are we there yet?"
Road trips CAN be fun, but more often than not, with little kids, it's a challenge. Between timing out the naps, meals and potty breaks, you'll encounter some surprises and likely more than your fair share of whining. So, if you're...
| May 3, 2013
| 7:51 PM
The title of the show, "Good vs. Evil," seemed fitting enough. TV personality, author and former chef Anthony Bourdain is known for his biting, caustic and often profane wit; French chef and culinary star Eric Ripert is stylish and urbane with a...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 7:15 AM
FAIRFIELD — Business put me on I-95 on Sunday, a day when I used to count on clear sailing. And I was in luck — southbound. The road was clear, but for about 20 miles I watched northbound traffic backed up bumper to bumper, measuring...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 2:54 PM
New Haven is thought by many to be Connecticut’s top restaurant town, although the Gold Coast also offers a wealth of dining opportunities and Greater Hartford is definitely up and coming. Despite the strength of our dining scene, Greater New...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 5:40 AM
There's sleepless nights, guilt and tantrums, but there's also pure happiness, pride, joy and unconditional love!
There's no debating that being a parent is an emotional roller coaster, with many ups and downs, it's quite a ride! Moms and Dads need a...
| May 26, 2011
| 8:12 AM
I’ve been spending a lot of time at my parents’ house in Massachusetts lately. Many people have been coming and going in that house including Sherry, the housekeeper and Erica, my mother’s nurse. Sherry and Erica recently bought the...