Category Archives: House and Home

Remarkable Homes Tour In Madison, Connecticut

Madison Historical Society Announces Lineup for Fourth Annual Tour of Remarkable Homes The Madison Historical Society (MHS) is pleased to announce this year’s fourth annual Tour of Remarkable Homes on Sunday, June 26, from 11am to 4pm. The Tour, featuring five unique Madison houses, is one of the largest fundraisers hosted by the Society, a Read more…

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A New Look For The New Year

Are you ready for more happiness and success? Feng Shui with Lurrae can change your world in one day. She listens to what you want and desire. She reviews property, home and rooms for structure and chi flow. Then she creates new placements based on your intentions. As a life coach, she blends ancient wisdom Read more…

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Holiday Events On The Connecticut Art Trail

Holiday Events on the 2015 Connecticut Art Trail Want to know where beautiful events will be in Connecticut to take family or friends leading up to the holidays,? Well look no further than the state’s Art Trail, this is southern new England at a lovely time of the year. Okay get out your calendars and Read more…

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Connecticut History Helped Form The Berkshire Adirondack Company

Berkshire Adirondack is a Connecticut Manufacturer of custom outdoor Cedar furniture, including benches, tables and their signature Adirondack Chairs. Always adding to our line from our customers ideas. Proud to be a Connecticut small business. Read about the rich history of how their products are made: In 1865 a lake was formed in Western Massachusetts  Read more…

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A New Ronald McDonald House Is Coming To New Haven, CT

For 30-years the Ronald McDonald House in New Haven has served families who have sick children. The mission is to keep those families together while a child is being treated in the hospital, in many of these cases these are life and death situations. Families stay for free, for some up to one year. The Read more…

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Need A Palm Tree In Connecticut? No Problem!

I rather LOVE this! Palm trees in Connecticut in the summer! It is possible thru a company in Middlebury, Connecticut by the name of CT Palm Company. Yep that’s right they stock them…you can buy all kinds of varieties from them, and they they will store them for you during those harsh winters we have, Read more…

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Take A Look At The Front Door Project

Welcome to The Front Door Project by Deb Cohen of West Hartford, Connecticut. She’s crazy about taking photos of homes all over New England and beyond. The front facade of certain homes, the front door, draws us in. Cohen has taken thousands and thousands of shots and these are just 20 of her “babies” as Read more…

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Love This! Illuminated Tree Stumps

I just saw this post on Twitter by House Beautiful and I just love this idea. Illuminating the outdoors, who would have though about doing this with tree stumps? So it seems Duncan Meerding, a Tasmania-based furniture and lighting designer thought this was pretty cool and they’re right. They are  transforming naturally cracked tree stumps into Read more…

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Old Fashioned Flea Market At A Mansion In Norwalk, CT

Mathews Park in Norwalk, Connecticut will be the place to be on Sunday, September 20th! From 10am-5pm, there will be plenty of vendors throughout the park offering a variety of items for sale, including the Museum’s White Elephant Table where the proceeds of the donated items will directly benefit our efforts in preserving and restoring Read more…

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Designer Show House on The Green In Fairfield

I will be signing copies of my new book “Slices of Life” ~ A Storyteller’s Diary at this beautiful designer home on Friday, October 23rd from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. I will see you there!

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