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Monthly Archive for June, 2011

: June, 2011

Darien Has Tunes in Town!

Every Friday Night, meet friends in town for a refreshing beverage and music, early snack and music, music then dinner—–the options are huge! For last minute notice of Rain Cancellations Click

Darien Fire Works is Back!!

Enjoy a fun tradition with family and friends. Celebrate our 235th Independence Day under the sparkle of the Darien Fire Works at the DHS on Sunday July 3rd. According to the Darien Police website, no

Farewell to Fairbanks ~ Darien Landmark

Fairbanks had been a land mark in Darien for 75 years, and George McKnight has guided the business through many technological changes for 29 years.  George has given so generously of his time to the

Darien Goose ~ Helps Special Olympics

Invite Friends, Meet Friends, Have Great Party, Help Special Olympics The Darien Community is known for their support–Help a Great Cause!

Save Money on Short Trips Around Darien

It’s Ride to Work Day, aimed at promoting two-wheel travel, to reduce traffic and parking congestion, save on energy and have fun.  Where I lived in Jakarta and Singapore, families of four could be

Spend Your Money Wisely

Of COURSE–this is just my personal opinion — The  Tree of Life movie—is a movie most would not appreciate unless you want to watch how a mystical lava lamp forms an interconnected metaphor for the

Darien Summer Nights

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND~DARIEN SUMMER NIGHTS It starts today!  David Genovese said, “Baywater Properties and Grove Street Plaza are encouraging people to come out this summer to Grove Street Plaza in

Nielsen’s Florist & Garden Shop in Darien~Retail Florist 2011

WOW Darien is home to the National Retail Florist of the Year 2011!! I was very pleased to hear that Nielsen’s Florist & Garden Shop was chosen 2011 Retail Florist of the Year–but not surprised!

National Business Etiquette Week

According to The Protocol School of Washington this is National Business Etiquette Week The school teaches proper business etiquette/business intelligence necessary to compete in the growing global

What’s Your Favorite Doughnut?

Today is NATIONAL DOUGHNUT DAY! The local doughnut store in town–Darien Doughnut, has over 25 kinds of doughnuts to choose from—What’s your favorite?  I love the apple cider, jelly , buttermilk