Do You Need A Multigenerational Home?

As I was preparing for my open house today, I was watching CBS Sunday Morning and to my surprise, they were doing a story about The Benefits of Multi-Generational Homes. Wow I thought! Today’s open house was built with forethought that one day the current owner/builder may need a multi-generational home for his family. The […]

Celebrating 2012 Memorial Day In Greater Hartford

In the United States of America we enjoy a freedom many residents of other countries do not enjoy. Over the last 236 years, many father’s, mother’s, brothers, sister’s, husbands, wives, friends, and coworkers have made – the ultimate sacrifice – protecting our freedom. Memorial Day is the day we honor those who made the ultimate sacrifice […]

Bushnell Park Carousel

The Bushnell Park Carousel is fun for the child in all of us. Originally designed by Russian immigrants Stein & Goldstein in 1914, the carousel operated in Albany NY until 1940 when it was moved to Meyers Lake Amusement Park in Canton Ohio. The Carousel came to Hartford in 1974 and is one of only three […]

Mikey’s Place

Old Wethersfield, Connecticut’s oldest town, features more than historic homes and wonderful architecture. On the northern side of the historic district is Standish Park, where Hartford Ave., Garden St. and Nott St. converge. At first blush, the playground in Standish Park might look like many other playgrounds, but this one is different. Mikey’s Place, named […]

Gingerbread House Festival

The Wood Memorial Library & Museum in South Windsor CT is holding its first Gingerbread House Festival until December 15. The Gingerbread House Exhibit is only open on Monday’s and Thursday’s from 10am to 8pm. Admission is free! When I saw an article about this festival, I had to check it out. I don’t know […]

Bright Nights 2011

If you are ever on Interstate 91N after dark this time of year, crossing into Massachusetts you can see through the trees, holiday lights a glow. Those holiday lights are from Bright Nights, a holiday light show at Forest Park in Springfield, MA. Bright Nights is open daily through January 1, 2012 from 5PM to […]