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  • Politics & Parenthood: Kim Fawcett

    Politics & Parenthood: Kim Fawcett

    It’s that time of year again, folks – the time where we look up from the day to day household and work duties to learn about the people who have raised their hands as candidates to represent us in our local governments. Do not be fooled, politics play into everything. From where your kids to [...]

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    | October 21, 2014 | 2 Comments
  • Get Ready for the 2014 DCF Holiday Gift Drive!

    Get Ready for the 2014 DCF Holiday Gift Drive!

    Continuing on the success of our yearly Holiday Gift Drive, CT-Moms Online – as well as dozens of fellow local parenting groups – are getting together this fall to make special wishes come true for children in our local foster system through DCF (The Department of Children & Families). With hundreds of social workers in [...]

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    | October 1, 2014 | 0 Comments
  • Robin Hood Springtime Festival!

    Robin Hood Springtime Festival!

        Running Saturday, Sundays and Memorial Day May 24 through June 8, 2014 – 11:00 am to 7pm Visit us at 111 Lovers Lane, Guilford CT • Costumes Encouraged Not Required Enjoy Shopping: Shop in one of New England’s largest olde-world marketplaces selling everything from clothing, jewelry, and housewares to swords, toys, and collectibles. Unbelievable [...]

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    | June 1, 2014 | 1 Comment
  • Help Robin Hood Fight Poverty with Lemonaid

    Help Robin Hood Fight Poverty with Lemonaid

    On Saturday, May 31, more than 180 families and over a dozen local businesses in Westport and Weston will set up old-fashioned lemonade stands to help New Yorkers living in poverty.  The “Lemonaid” program is sponsored by Robin Hood, New York City’s largest poverty fighting organization. Did you know that 1.8 million New Yorkers live [...]

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    | May 19, 2014 | 0 Comments
  • Chelsea Piers CT Summer Camp 2014

    Chelsea Piers CT Summer Camp 2014

    The 2014 Chelsea Piers Summer Camp season has begun! We are off to a great first week and it’s wonderful to see the many new campers enjoying our Sports Camps for the first time, as well as all the familiar faces returning for their second and even third summer! We hope your plans for the [...]

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    | May 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Announcements

Get Ready for the 2014 DCF Holiday Gift Drive!

Get Ready for the 2014 DCF Holiday Gift Drive!

Continuing on the success of our yearly Holiday Gift Drive, CT-Moms Online – as well as dozens of fellow local parenting groups – are getting together this fall to make special wishes come true for children in our local foster system through DCF (The Department of Children & Families). With hundreds of social workers in [...]

Robin Hood Springtime Festival!

Robin Hood Springtime Festival!

    Running Saturday, Sundays and Memorial Day May 24 through June 8, 2014 – 11:00 am to 7pm Visit us at 111 Lovers Lane, Guilford CT • Costumes Encouraged Not Required Enjoy Shopping: Shop in one of New England’s largest olde-world marketplaces selling everything from clothing, jewelry, and housewares to swords, toys, and collectibles. Unbelievable [...]

Announcing New Happenings!

Announcing New Happenings!

The Next Big Thing! Go Figure Barre Studio Launches New Babes & Barre Classes for Moms & Babies Getting back in shape is often a priority for new mothers, but it can be a challenge to squeeze in a workout when a new baby is in the picture. Go Figure Barre Studios in New Canaan and [...]

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Politics & Parenthood: Kim Fawcett

Politics & Parenthood: Kim Fawcett

It’s that time of year again, folks – the time where we look up from the day to day household and work duties to learn about the people who have raised their hands as candidates to represent us in our local governments. Do not be fooled, politics play into everything. From where your kids to [...]

October Awareness

October Awareness

Did you know October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month? 1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer at some point in her life.  As we get older, the risk of being diagnosed with breast cancer increases, but the prognosis tends to be worse in women under 40 (as breast cancers in younger women are [...]

Kidville Westport!

Kidville Westport!

*Note: The review below is done solely based on the experience of a Medha Thomas, Executive Director of CT-Moms and is not a paid advertisement* I had the experience of taking a trial class at the new KidVille in Westport last week with my 2 year old.  We chose their popular “Rockin Railroad” class because [...]

From The Boards

Halloween Happenings

Halloween Happenings

Fairfield County has so many great things to do to celebrate Halloween with your family!  Check out some of the events below, and click on the dates to get more information Halloween Hay Bale Theatre (Stew Leonard’s Norwalk) - Oct 18 & 25  Marvel Superheroes Live (Maritime Aquarium, Norwalk) – Oct 19 & 26 Ghostly Sightings Tour (Lockwood-Mathews [...]

Things to Do with Kids….

Things to Do with Kids….

Fairfield County has a plethora of things to do with little kids but when it’s 8am in your house and you’re already pulling your hair out with stir-crazy children running around you in circles, it can be hard to think much less put together a plan to go out!  Relax, review the list below and [...]

Great Italian Restaurants

Great Italian Restaurants

In the mood for pasta? For an inexpensive, but tasty Italian experience, look no further… members on our CT-Moms forum personally recommend the following….   Buono Appetito! VILLA ITALIA in Stamford, CT “there is a great cozy little place right out of downtown stamford.. 2 mins from town center.. its called Villa Italia.. tons of free parking .. in [...]

Charities

Get Ready for the 2014 DCF Holiday Gift Drive!

Get Ready for the 2014 DCF Holiday Gift Drive!

Continuing on the success of our yearly Holiday Gift Drive, CT-Moms Online – as well as dozens of fellow local parenting groups – are getting together this fall to make special wishes come true for children in our local foster system through DCF (The Department of Children & Families). With hundreds of social workers in [...]

Help Robin Hood Fight Poverty with Lemonaid

Help Robin Hood Fight Poverty with Lemonaid

On Saturday, May 31, more than 180 families and over a dozen local businesses in Westport and Weston will set up old-fashioned lemonade stands to help New Yorkers living in poverty.  The “Lemonaid” program is sponsored by Robin Hood, New York City’s largest poverty fighting organization. Did you know that 1.8 million New Yorkers live [...]

2014 Diaper Drive

2014 Diaper Drive

Do you have leftover diapers that your child has outgrown?  Did you buy too many diapers before your child was potty trained?  See a sale at a local store for diapers or wipes? It’s time again for our collaborative and county-wide Diaper Drive! We are so pleased to again be partnering with a number of [...]