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A Challenge to Give a More Valuable Gift

A Challenge to Give a More Valuable Gift November 25, 2010 | What's New | Read More
It’s old news now that people from all walks of life are in need these days. With the holidays approaching at warp speed, many find themselves overwhelmed with more a sense of despair than of spirit.  For some, creating memorable holidays, filling the hopes and dreams of their kids while providing...

Bargain Souvenir Shopping for the Holidays; Connecticut Deals

Bargain Souvenir Shopping for the Holidays; Connecticut Deals November 22, 2010 | Things to Do | Read More
The word “souvenirs” bares a rather cheap connotation but that doesn’t mean you can’t find a quality local treasure to take home for cheap. Connecticut is home to an incredible variety of locally produced goods that are really special. This is a quick overview of the diversity available highlighting...

Live Neon Turkeys are a Holiday Tradition in Guilford, CT.

Live Neon Turkeys are a Holiday Tradition in Guilford, CT. November 19, 2010 | What's New | Read More
The first time you see it, it’s shocking. Brightly colored pink, purple, yellow, orange and blue turkeys strutting around in a pen is not the norm but in Guilford, CT it is a welcome annual sight. For decades Gozzi’s Turkey Farm has been putting the neon colored turkeys out front which draws busloads...

Ready or Not the Holidays are Here.

Ready or Not the Holidays are Here. November 15, 2010 | Events | Read More
In Connecticut, traditional celebrations mix with community giving to help ground us at a time when we can be most crazed. From New Haven to Old Saybrook to Mystic events bloom. Tree lightings, parades, concerts, plays, strolls and fun fundraisers abound making the holidays a lively time. What’s so...

Stuck at Hartford’s Bradley International Airport during the Holidays? Enjoy It!

Stuck at Hartford’s Bradley International Airport during the Holidays? Enjoy It! November 4, 2010 | Travel Tips | Read More
You may not be flying but we can help make time fly with some local distractions. There are a bevy of things to do within 20 minutes of the airport that will have you out of range of the concourse speakers announcing another delay and into a well deserved better state of mind. Calling ahead to check...