Tax Free Week CT

A great reason to shop local for Back to School stuff – Tax Free Week CT!  The annual “One-Week Sales and Use Tax Exclusion for Clothing and Footwear” (costing less than $300) runs from Sunday, August 23 through Saturday, August 29. You can save the...
Maple Sugaring CT

Maple Sugaring CT

Connecticut pure maple syrup is yummy!  Although Connecticut is the third smallest state in the nation they are one of the nations leaders in producing 100% Pure Maple Syrup. (move over Vermont!)  Maple sap comes from what is referred to as the Sugarbush and the sap...
Fruit Picking in CT

Fruit Picking in CT

One of our favorite times of year because it’s harvest! Fruit Picking in CT is an enjoyable, healthy and tasty activity for friends and families to do together. It’s the season for Connecticut Peaches, Apples, Pears and Plums! Buy CT Grown not only offers...

Opportunity Works Jewelry

Handmade jewelry by Refined Designs We discovered attractive, best priced jewelry last week that you must learn about, hand crafted by people with “amazing abilities” from Opportunity Works Connecticut (OWC),  a non-profit agency that supports people with...