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August at the Westport Farmers’ Market

Every summer Thursday when I’m stuck at my desk, I daydream about how great it would be to hit up the Westport Farmers’ Market. This August I finally…

The Connecticut Tomato

August is a glorious month for the tomato, especially because it’s such a sad, flavorless waste of time for most of the year. I’ve eaten so many Sun…

Schoolhouse Restaurant: Farm to Fork – August 2013

With so much Connecticut produce in season right now, we made a point of attending at least one dinner before summer draws to a close. Last Wednesday we…

Baró cocktails in Fairfield, CT

After a recent lunch at Mecha, owner Tony Pham recommended checking out Baró. This Fairfield Brick Walk spot is brand new and definitely worth a visit. You can find…

Mecha Noodle Bar in Fairfield, CT

It’s hard to believe it’s taken this long for the ramen craze to come to Connecticut. New from the owners of Pho Vietnam, Mecha Noodle Bar just opened…

Oak + Almond in Norwalk, CT

Lately we’ve been dining out at lunchtime when the light is better for my photos AND it’s less crowded, since we have a baby in tow.  There are…

Colony Grill in Milford, CT

I’ve been working in Stamford for 14 years and even though my office is on the north side of town, I’ve always heard about the pizza at Colony…

Good News Cafe in Woodbury, CT

Before this year’s annual visit to White Flower Farm we stopped in at Carol Peck’s Good News Cafe for a late lunch. D was a big fan of…

Bufalina Wood Fired Pizza in Guilford, CT

Have you read the scoop on Bufalina, written by my dear friend Amy of CT Bites? She’s the one who first told me about this little gem on…

Frances Palmer & Amy Merrick at Terrain Westport

Fans of design*sponge will recognize the talented artists in this post. After visiting Frances Palmer’s studio last summer, I was eager to see her pottery in the hands of…