What We’re Loving Now (October 2014)

It's been a busy couple of months here at Out and About Mom. Back in September, Mandy rocked a radio interview on Country 92-5, and in early October she nailed her first Skype interview on The Weather … [Read More...]

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Penwood State Park

Like many 2 and 3 year olds, my children can become a little obsessed with books.  Their favorites change weekly, even daily, but some stick around for quite a while. Recently a new favorite has … [Read More...]

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Children’s Museums in Connecticut

We are lucky to have quite a few children's museums located in Connecticut and over the past few years Shawna and I have enjoyed exploring many of them with our little ones. When I saw the weather … [Read More...]

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Hayride Adventure at Hurst Farm

Cut to the chase. Take me to the Momsense. Quick. When I say "hayride" what's the first thing that comes to your mind? I'm going to wager that it's not turnip-picking. Am I right? Well, you are … [Read More...]

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Salmon Brook Park Playground

Sometimes I need a little inspiration for a new outing with the kids, so I look to the best resource I know, our readers! A few weeks ago we put out a question on our Facebook page asking followers … [Read More...]


Big News for Fall from Our Sponsors

I love fall. Mandy and I just put together our Fall Bucket List filled with all kinds of fun seasonal activities from apple picking to corn mazes to hay rides, and I can't wait to start checking off … [Read More...]