This past weekend the Cook and The Bear finally opened in West Hartford’s Blue Back Center. We had high expectations for this place right off the bat, but Cook and The Bear somehow managed to blow these expectations out of the water.
Looking for that perfect summer cocktail you’ve been so desperately needing to release the stresses of a painfully long Thursday? Yeah, we feel ya.
Watch out West Hartford Center… Johnny Vaughnn is coming at you with the new Pies ‘n Pints, a craft beer and specialty pizza joint (with bonus patio for this summer).
Mary Kate and Laura are the owners of the established Work In Progress (WIP) Fitness, who recently decided to open their third location right below our office on the beautiful Pratt Street. Nothing got them more exciting than bringing WIP to downtown and to be right in the heart of the city.
It’s that one street in Hartford that everyone is just naturally drawn too – filled with a mixture of old and new architecture, covered in red cobblestone end to end, and the sun somehow always shining through.
If you know Hartford, you know Pratt Street.
You may have seen us all over Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, or maybe even met us at one of our weHartford Happy Hours (yes, these are coming back ASAP). For over a year now, we’ve been working on building out our social channels, connecting with all of you wonderful people and creating this website in order to be your new go-to on everything Hartford and beyond.
When you think Hartford, I’m sure the first thing that comes to mind is not farmer’s markets. Heck, it’s probably not even in your top ten. So it may surprise you that Hartford has farmer’s markets going on every. single. weekday.
From some of the hottest new fitness trends to the oldest exercise trend invented (good ol’ walking) we put together a list of local Hartford fitness classes that are intimidating free and will get you closer to that toned model-esque body you’ve been dreaming of.
Based on some (delicious) research, we came up with the top three coffee shops in the Hartford area that you have to visit.