Just Around the Corner

A fresh and funny ‘take’ on living in this great state

The First June Weekend in Milford Means Fair on the Green!

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Mary Taylor Memorial United Methodist Church – Annual Fair on the Green – Milford, CT Friday & Saturday, June 1 & 2 – 10AM to 5PM Mary Taylor Church fair volunteers begin preparing for their Annual Fair on the Green in the cold month of January…It does take that long with many volunteers to bring […] [Read More]
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Remembering Decoration Day

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(Photo of gravestone of my great-grandfather’s brother, Coventry, RI) Memorial Day Weekend is almost upon us…and there’s plenty to do and see  just around the corner in CT.  But did you know this federal holiday was first called Decoration Day? I remember my great-grandparents calling it this, and traveling to the cemetery to plant red […] [Read More]
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“CT still revolutionary” & Still Part of New England…

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Did you know this…that CT had been thrown out of New England before Dannel Malloy became our Gov. in 2011? I was shocked. Of course after further reading it became more clear that it was those upstarts over at Discover New England (unfortunately an important tourism group) who had left us off their website map. […] [Read More]
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Just Around The Corner at The EDGE

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Yesterday I decided to join the fitness gym that nearly all my friends attend.  As you can see below – it appears “the EDGE” is CT’s favorite gym. Only one reason why I left my hubby’s gym (Planet Fitness); it’s the classes (Yoga, Zumba, Pilates and more.)  I’ve tried Yoga at home after buying a […] [Read More]
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