Category Archives: Connecticut Charm

The Cutest Connecticut Christmas Shop | Woodbury Pewter Co Outlet | Connecticut Charm

It is December first, so I am fully embracing the Christmas spirit right now. I like to live in the moment andView full post »

A Year of Living Lovely | Starting January First 2018

A year ago today my heart felt heavy. I didn’t want to get up in the mornings, go to work, or do much of anythingView full post »

Five Ways To Give Back This Thanksgiving | Thankfulness November

I can hardly believe it, Thanksgiving is almost here! Like many Americans, I look forward to spending the day with myView full post »

Blue Jay Orchards | Apple Picking | Connecticut Charm

I love so many farms and apple orchards in Connecticut, but Blue Jay Orchards holds a very special place in my heartView full post »

Top Three Apple Orchards In Connecticut | Connecticut Charm | New England Travel Blog

Apple picking in New England is a special tradition every October. I never miss it! Although Washington and New YorkView full post »

Woodstock Orchards & Roseland Cottage | Woodstock | Connecticut Charm

Woodstock Orchards is a lovely little orchard located right on the main street of Woodstock Connecticut less than a twoView full post »

Mrs. Bridge’s Pantry & The Primitive Crow | Woodstock | Connecticut Charm

After nearly two years of wanting to visit Woodstock (and never finding the time) I finally made the trip. And byView full post »

Sailing To Charles Island | Connecticut Charm | New England Blog

The day after Ashley and Raymond’s wedding I woke up later in the morning to a cloudy and grey sky. My body achedView full post »

The Great Tea Cup Hunt At The Elephant’s Trunk Flea Market | New Milford, CT | Connecticut Charm

The Elephant’s Trunk is the largest flea market in Connecticut. As an aspiring minimalist, I try to keep away fromView full post »

A City Night In Stamford CT | Harbor Point | Connecticut Charm

When I made it to Stamford this summer I could not believe all this was here. I grew up a decent drive away fromView full post »

Plainville Hot Air Balloon Festival | Largest Hot Air Balloon Festival in New England | Connecticut Charm

You may have seen the incredible hot air balloon photos that have been trending online recently. Far off places, openView full post »

The Great Rubber Ducky Race | Woodbury | Connecticut Charm

I cannot think of a sillier way to say farewell to summer than with a rubber ducky race. The corn stalks are tall hereView full post »

Fair Season | Bethlehem Country Fair | Connecticut Charm

It is fair season here in Connecticut! I am begrudgingly saying farewell to Summertime, but Autumn fairs and festivalsView full post »

Look For The Helpers

Two nights ago Matthew and I were walking home to our apartment in the small village of Beacon Falls. We were surprisedView full post »

Lavender Pond Farm | Killingworth | Connecticut Charm

Lavender Pond Farm has to be one of Connecticut’s best kept secrets. Last summer I was really wishing I couldView full post »

Shakespeare On The Shoreline | Guilford Green | Connecticut Charm

I cannot say enough amazing things about Shakespeare on the Shoreline. Click on this link and learn more aboutView full post »

First Impressions Of Stonington Borough | Connecticut Charm

Stonington Connecticut is a beautiful place, a vibrant town right on the Connecticut shoreline with lovely homesView full post »

Live Lovely | When Dreams Take Flight

Last summer I knew that I was going to fly a plane. I knew I would start a blog, become a full-time photographer, writeView full post »

Lenny & Joe’s Ice Cream Shack | Connecticut Charm | Ice Cream Trail

In Connecticut I have a long list of my favorite ice cream farms, shacks, and shops. I am currently working on researchView full post »

Connecticut Charm | The Spice & Tea Exchange | Mystic

The last time I was in Mystic Connecticut I promised myself that I would stop by The Spice & Tea Exchange to pick upView full post »

Connecticut Charm | Concerts on The New Haven Green

June is Festival Month in New Haven! The concerts are planned by The International Festival For Arts & Ideas. YouView full post »

Connecticut Charm | Mystic Pizza | “A Slice of Heaven”

Even if you have not seen the film “Mystic Pizza” that brought Julia Roberts to stardom, you will find yourView full post »

Connecticut Charm | Alice in the Village | Olde Mytsick Village

A very merry unbirthday to you! Today, join me for tea at Alice in the Village, a wonderland of a café located in OldeView full post »

Connecticut Charm | Olde Mystick Village & Franklin’s General Store | Mystic

Mystic is a magical shoreline town known best for it’s historic seaport and beautiful downtown on the water. ButView full post »

Connecticut Charm | Woodbury Post Office

Right across the street from the Historic Downtown Woodbury post office you will see a collection of beautiful floweringView full post »

Connecticut Charm | New Haven Cherry Blossom Festival

After a rainy (but fun) Saturday in Boston with friends, Matthew and I met up with my cousin Alexis and herView full post »

Connecticut Charm | Washington Depot

Like many Connecticut towns, Washington Depot is a collection of villages.  Washington, Marbledale, New Preston,View full post »

Connecticut Charm | Black Rock State Park

As a kid my camp took off on a long weekend trip to what I thought was a far off land called Black Rock. The other weekView full post »

Connecticut Charm | Foxwoods Resort Ice Rink

The outdoor ice rink at Connecticut’s Foxwoods Resort and Casino is my favorite outdoor ice rink in the state.View full post »

Connecticut Charm | Kent, CT & Kent Falls State Park

It is no secret that Kent Connecticut is one of my favorite small local towns. It is a wonderful place to visit yearView full post »

Connecticut Charm: Niantic, East Lyme, CT | Part 2

Niantic, CT is one of my favorite Connecticut coastal towns. To be clear, this dinosaur was spotted in Monteville, CT,View full post »

Connecticut Charm |The Book Barn | Niantic, East Lyme, CT | Part 1

The Book Barn in Niantic, East Lyme, CT is one of my favorite places in the state. Last Tuesday for Election Day I wasView full post »

Connecticut Charm: Glastonbury

Glastonbury Connecticut was not even on my radar until I worked there. This small town packs some seriously largeView full post »

Connecticut Charm

I love to travel. There are so many places that I have been to and so many more that I want to visit. There is a mythView full post »

Why You Have More Vacation Days Than You Thought

I am saving up for a wedding with the man that I love and a European honeymoon trip. It is amazing to look forward to (View full post »