Tag: family fun

Summer Traditions

I seriously can’t believe summer is already back. It seems like we blinked, and suddenly the school year is ending and my “babies” are entering kindergarten and second grade. Now that the kids are older, summer is more precious. It’s becoming clear that the years of childhood are very short, and time moves so quickly. We

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Free Family-Friendly Activities: Hartford Has It

If you’re anything like me, you’re constantly looking for fun new activities to do with your family that won’t break the bank. Our very own state capital has plenty of hot spots to enjoy as the weather turns cooler. Here are a few highlights that are not only free, but are also held on weekends,

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Buttonwood Farms Sunflowers for Wishes

Our family has had the  tradition of going to the Buttonwood Farms Sunflowers for Wishes event for the last three years now.  I’m not quite sure how we discovered it, but we liked it so much the first time we went we decided to keep going.  Buttonwood Farm is about an hour’s drive from Hartford

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