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Everything But The Kitchen Sink Milkshakes

I promise you, you have never seen a milkshake like this…it looks like a towering ice cream sundae on top of a milk shake. This is the brainchild of Alyce Kallman who has dubs her creations “Freak Shakes.” They are the cat’s meow in Bethel, Connecticut because families from all over are coming together to enjoy Read more…

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The New James Farmacy in Old Saybrook

The beloved James Pharmacy & Soda Fountain will reopen as the James Farmacy [JF], an organic café and juice bar in May 2016. Through its menu and programming, James Farmacy will promote Wellness, Healing and Self-Care by offering healthy, clean, whole-food options, nutrient-dense foods and drinks, health conscious versions of ice creams and sodas, and various educational programs.  The James Farmacy Read more…

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Get Out Of Your Car And See Beautiful Connecticut!

Connecticut is home to many fun trails…. The Wine Trail, The Art Trail and The Barn Trail to name a few! See below for links to some of Ann’s favorite trails throughout the state. CT Art Trail www.arttrail.org CT Barn Trail www.connecticutbarns.org CT Beer Trail www.ctbeertrail.net CT Bicycle Paths www.ctbikemap.org CT Chocolate Trail www.ctvisit.com/dontmiss/details/206 CT Read more…

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UCONN Dairy Bar

UCONN’S Dairy Bar has been a favorite for generations of UCONN students and families. The UConn Dairy Bar, or Dairy Product Salesroom as it was originally named, opened sometime between 1953 and 1954 to sell dairy products that were manufactured by the Creamery. It was attractively decorated in the colors and style of the time; Read more…

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Papa Joe Is The Good Humor Man

Hear that ding-a-ling-a ling in the distance? Yep, it’s for sure the Good Humor man and in Madison, Connecticut, he goes by the name of Papa Joe. For 22-years Papa Joe has been driving along the shoreline town in search of folks who’s like a cold treat. How could you resist 46 different ice cream Read more…

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At The DQ In Niantic It’s A Family Affair

This Dairy Queen in Niantic, Connecticut (Niantic is a village in the town of East Lyme) will be 60-years old next year. It got it’s start in 1952. Paul Bobinski and his wife, Josephine took the place over a year later, bought it from relatives who were already in the DQ business, and the rest Read more…

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Get Your Lobster At The Shack

The Lobster Shack in Branford, Connecticut, I have on good authority, is also a “love shack.” Yep there was a wedding here this summer right out on the dock near this delightful little eatery. The “shack,” which is really a very fancy trailer, has seen a lot of action in its three years of existence. Read more…

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