With the start of a new year, we are also starting a new tradition here at Out and About Mom. At the end of each month, we will do a quick wrap-up to give you a summary of all the places we’ve been. Hopefully it becomes a quick and easy reference guide to help you […]
Archives for January 2012
Several weeks ago, hubby announced, apropos of nothing, that he had decided to build a model train set in our (dank, unfinished) basement. This would not just be any ol’ stretch of track. No, it would be a replica of the famous (well, famous to Rhode Island natives like ourselves anyway) Providence and Worcester railroad […]
A few months ago, Groupon ran a deal for a four pack of tickets to Stepping Stones Museum in Norwalk. Though a trip to this museum would require a bit of a trek for me from West Hartford to Litchfield County, the museum looked pretty fun, so I knew I needed to try it out.
Cut to the chase. Take me to the Momsense. UPDATE 1/17/15: BIG NEWS! After nearly two years of renovation, Kidcity has opened their brand new room! It’s called “Middleshire” and it’s a pint-sized medieval village complete with a farm, a bakery, a tavern and many other opportunities for creative play! (This room replaces the “Corn […]
An updated post for the Avon Free Public Library is now available on our site. Check out the details from our 2014 visit here. As Shawna and I continue our exploration of Connecticut libraries, last week we ventured over to the Avon Library. I find it funny that the library name is Avon Free Public […]