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Fine Dining at Red Lantern in the Foxwoods Resort Casino

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This past Friday, I took my friend out for her birthday to dinner at the Red Lantern Restaurant in the Foxwoods Resort Casino (followed by the show Cirque Éloize which was amazing – more coming soon). We began with two appetizers and a pair of drinks. My friend choose the Duck Buns and the Chicken Lettuce […]

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Close To My Heart – Scrapbook Hostess of the Month

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Happy Weekend Everyone! I know I have mentioned that I am crazy for Scrapbooking and even shared some crop girls’ weekends. With that said, I am the hostess in this month’s ‘Close To My Heart club’. You can by end of the day, Wednesday, August 12th and with each order, I get credit towards products that I […]

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The Cog Railway: Adventures on Mt. Washington with Tweens {Giveaway & Lego news}

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Welcome to my final in a series about traveling with tweens, covers our adventures on The Cog Railway up Mt. Washington.   As I have shared earlier, we wanted to add a bit more adventure and out-of-the-box activity into this year’s trip. Part of this included, not driving, but taking the world’s first mountain climbing train […]

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Touring Mystic Connecticut with Cousins {A new pickle obsession found}

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A few weeks ago, our cousins came for a 24-hour visit and we packed in the activity. We began the time with some splashes in the pool and some old-fashioned playtime. The next morning we headed for Mystic, Connecticut. Lucky for us, the Mystic Seaport was holding some Civil War encampments which offered some additional learning opportunities. Naturally, […]

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Summer Reading: Summer Secrets by Jane Green

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Last week, I shared that I has read ‘Cake Therapist’ but what I didn’t tell you is that the second I finished that book, I started on the newest novel by Jane Green. I have been a Jane Green fan since I read ‘Mr. Maybe’ back around 2000, so I was excited for ‘Summer Secrets’ to be released. […]

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Summer reading: Devouring ‘The Cake Therapist’

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Like millions of others, I love to have a few books to indulge in during the lazy days of Summer. The first one that I devoured in a matter of days, is the delicious treat titled ‘The Cake Therapist’. What draws me to decide if I want to continue reading a book, is if it grabs me in the […]

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