Thursday CT Finds…

I like to share some Fab Finds on Thursday…


1. Now is the best time to try wines and did you know we have 24 Vineyards in CT…Plan a day trip with friends and drink some amazing wines keep in mind CT isn’t known for great reds but you might want to try SaltWater Farms Vineyard in Stonington if you like Merlot… Here a great site for all your wine


2. OMG, A new Cupcake in town and I can’t wait to share…If you are in need of cupcakes for a party or any occasion check out Frosted Couture Cupcakes in Southington. Joelle Walasewicz just opened this amazing shop. You can choose designer cupcakes from Armani Joy,Cannoli Klein,Jimmy Cherry Choo, PB Juicy Couture so stinking cute and all right up my alley…Her love for fashion and baking were joined together and she  created Fabulous cupcake creations…Check out


3. Mark your calendar Nov 11th thru the 13th Victorinox Swiss Army will host their annual Warehouse sale  amazing prices perfect for holiday gifts…Monroe,CT


4. On the hunt for Baby gifts and clothes…This shop is sure to please one of my Favorites and the packaging is Fabulous…Just Hatched in Guilford  Love,Love her shop


5. Want a great burger? Forget Max Burger they are good but Plan B by far rock them out of the water…They have all fresh ingredients Organic salads. My Favorite The Italian Job…I had them at my 40th birthday mini sliders delish…Check them out,located in West Hartford and Glastonbury Great atmosphere good with kids or without kids…


6. FunFamily things..Pumpkins on the Pier –Milford, CT
October 15, 2011
A lighted pier display of carved pumpkins at sunset. Pumpkin sales, decorating and pie eating, along with a Classic Car show, entertainment, food and activities for children offers fun for the entire family. Location: Viscount and Broadway. Time: Noon to 7:30 p.m. Cost: Free admission. Information:

Foster Family Farm Corn Mazes –South Windsor, CT
Now through October 31, 2011
Come check out the Revolutionary War themed mazes and celebrate our 10th annual corn maze season. Farm has two giant corn mazes, hay rides, farm animals, pedal carts, and many play areas. Open weekends starting September 17, and open every day starting October 1. Location: Foster Farm, 90 Foster Street. Time: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Sunday through Thursday and Monday through Thursday after October 1.; 10 a.m.-9:30 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays starting September 23. Cost: Age 13 and older, $10; children age 5-12, $7; seniors over age 60, $9. Information: or visit 860-648-9366.

Connecticut Cheese & Wine Festival 2011 –New Preston, CT
October 22, 2011
A Celebration of artisanal handcrafted cheeses and wines, small farms and small batch producers of all natural specialty foods. Location: Hopkins Vineyard, 25 Hopkins Road. Time: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Information: 203 262-9390

Ghost Tours of Downtown New Haven – New Haven, CT
October 7, 2011 to October 21, 2011
The Smoking Gun Research Agency will lead “Secrets of New Haven” Tours, covering some of the spooky history behind the New Haven Green, Yale’s Old Campus. and Downtown. Please dress comfortably. Guests must pre-register for these tours at 203-562-4183 ext. 11 or Limited space available. Children age 10 and older are welcome on this tour. Dates: October 7 and 21. Location: Tours begin at the WWI Memorial on the New Haven Green. Time: 5:30-7 p.m. Information: or call

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