Category Archives: Travel

A Beautiful Sister-Filled Morning In A Little Corner of Norwich, Connecticut

What a beautiful morning in Norwich, Connecticut with my sister Sue. Sue flew into Connecticut for a wedding and we got together and decided to head out for a bit and just happened upon Small Potatoes. It is a darling shop in a greek revival bungalow owned and loved by Erica Corbett. I have known Read more…

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Get Out Of Your Car And Into Connecticut!

  Coastal Connecticut Magazine Column by Emmy-nominated news anchor and longtime Connecticut personality Ann Nyberg, founder of Network Connecticut. Since it debuted in 2013, Coastal Connecticut magazine has shone a unique light on the people, places and happenings that embody shoreline living. With this column, I want to invite everyone to “get out of your Read more…

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Pinterest Is Brilliant, I Saw That From The Start!

Several years back, as I was discovering all kinds of social media platforms I came across Pinterest, I knew then how powerful this could be. Forbes has a great article on Pinterest. Most of my guy friends in the news rooms, said “I just don’t get it.” What’s not to get? This is an online Read more…

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These Are the Places YOU Love In Connecticut

In a matter of a few short hours, this is the list that came up when I asked you on Facebook what your favorite “gem” spots are in Connecticut, what a list! If this doesn’t keep you busy in the car, I don’t know what will. Because I love vintage, the photo is that of Read more…

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The Summer of 2014 In Connecticut From “Yankee”

Thanks Yankee Magazine for this awesome what-to-do list. The “Top 20 Events” in Connecticut according to Yankee Magazine, include:MAY 3: SOMERS, New England Regional Chili Cookoff. The International Chili Society (yes, there is such an organization) sanctions the cookoff at this benefit for the local fire department, held at Pleasant View Golf Center. A hot-pepper Read more…

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Yankee Magazine’s Best of Connecticut

So, have you looked around Connecticut lately at all the things the state has to offer, Yankee Magazine did and take a look at this rather “beefy” LIST. Yankee Magazine’s Editors’ Choice Coastal Fairfield Captain’s Cove – Black Rock Harbor—Best Boardwalk, Bridgeport Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo—Best Zoo, Bridgeport Custom House Maritime Museum—Best Lighthouse Tours, Bridgeport The Read more…

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The Lobsters Land Here!

For 22 years Enea Bacci and his wife, Cathie have owned and operated Lobster Landing in Clinton, Connecticut. A nicer couple you won’t meet. the building in which they run their business is about 110 years old…this is New England alright at it’s best. They showed me articles written about their place and even a Read more…

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I’m A “Little Poland” Ambassador

On April 27th, 2014 during the annual Polish Festival in “Little Poland” in New Britain, Connecticut, I had the honor of being named a “Little Poland” Ambassador along with  J. Timothy Quirk who is the creator of Network Connecticut’s cartoon “Nutmeg Junction.” Several years back, I came to the polish section of the city to Read more…

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Oia, Santorini Greece

This is my favorite place on the planet, the village of Oia on the Greek island of Santorini. Santorini is a volcanic island that rolls and shakes every once and awhile. The island has been the scene of very powerful earthquakes….one so huge that much of what was the island fell into the sea, many Read more…

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Retro, The James Hotel, South Beach, Miami

This was taken at the retro The James Hotel in Miami, Florida…this is right near their lobby…very cool place.

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