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Check Out What You Liked Most About 2017

As we say farewell to 2017, we wanted to quickly recap our top Instagram posts of the year. With almost 12,000 likes in the past year, we want to say a huge thank you to all of our loyal (and really, really, really ridiculously good-looking) followers.   | 9 |  When we expressed our gratitude […]

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6 Winter Inspired Recipes from local Well + Full Blogger

When it came to putting together a roundup of the best Winter-Inspired recipes to celebrate the…. (dun, dun, dun….) First Day of Winter, I knew just who to reach out to; Sarah Aldrich, a West End Dweller, and extremely talented blogger and chef. Sarah is the owner of the blog, Well and Full, which features “Vibrant Vegetarian […]

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A Visit to the Salt Cave in West Hartford

A Salt Cave is known to improve your health, mood and skin; providing benefits such as improved respiratory conditions, sleeping patterns, reduced stress and headaches, and an increase in energy and your overall sense of well-being. In the need of all these things and wrapped in the stresses of this holiday season, the weHartford crew […]

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10 Inexpensive (and Free!) Things to do this Holiday Season

Between baking and cooking for every holiday party you go to, buying presents for your family, friends, neighbors, neighbor’s dogs etc.. The holidays can be an expensive time of year. Here are 10 things to do around the Hartford area to get you in the holiday spirit without breaking the bank. Ice Skating in Bushnell […]

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Where to Find Your Perfect Christmas Tree

Nothing gets you in the Christmas mood like going to pick out your Christmas tree, tying it up to the roof of your car, bringing it home and spending the day covering it with decorations. Luckily, there are plenty of farms in the local Hartford area that offer great prices, varieties, and holiday activities. Mark’s […]

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CT’s Premier New Year’s Eve Celebration

When: Sunday, December 31, 2017 | 9PM – 1AM Where: Bond Ballroom | 338 Asylum Street, Penthouse Floor, Hartford, CT It’s that time of the year again. No, not Christmas. The time of year our beloved Mitch Jackson and Raj Tarabishy, team up to bring us their annual epic CT New Year’s Eve party. Since 2012, […]

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New Paint and Wine Business Opens on Pratt Street

There’s no greater sense of excitement than seeing a new business open in downtown Hartford – ESPECIALLY when it’s a new opening on Pratt Street. A couple weeks ago, while I was walking to grab lunch, I noticed a ‘Painting with a Twist’ sign on the window of what used to be Stackpole’s. I immediately […]

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Where to Shop on Small Business Saturday

When it comes to shopping for the holidays, think small. Small Business Saturday, which takes place on November 25th, is a great way to shop for the holidays while supporting your local Hartford businesses. Plus, Black Friday is overrated. Check out some of the local Hartford area businesses and restaurants that will be offering specials […]

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’17 Holiday Events in the Hartford Area

‘Tis the season for gift shopping, ice skating and drinking. Check out these local holiday events in the Hartford area to get you in the gift-giving season.