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Miss Money Funny: Approved Splurges

Miss Money Funny: Approved Splurges

by Alyson M. Komyanek This month I am going to let you all in on a really big secret. Are you ready? Ok—here it goes…every once and a while it is OK to splurge. Can you believe that? Okay, now that the secret is out, you should know that there are rules for splurging too. For […]

The Starter Mom: Toddler Travel Tips

The Starter Mom: Toddler Travel Tips

by Nicole Loughan Summer is officially here. For many people it means time for summer camp or to join a swim club like Fanny Chapman. Not in my house. Summer for us means it’s time to hit the road for our annual trek to the mid-west. We have gone on this trip every summer for […]

Meet the Author: “Suspicion”

Meet the Author: “Suspicion”

The Marstons Mills Public Library’s Summer Author Series hosts New York Times best selling author Joseph Finder on Wednesday, July 30th at 6:30 p.m.  This award winning author will be discussing, answering questions about & signing his newest thriller Suspicion Events are Free – Donations Appreciated! Event details and rsvp forms can be found at www.mmpl.org

Miss Money Funny: Buying my first house

Miss Money Funny: Buying my first house

By: Alyson Komyanek Google image search the words “first home” and you will find lots of fabulous photos of smiling couples purchasing their first home. What you won’t find, though, are photos of a single woman completing the same accomplishment. Well, at 27 years old, that’s exactly what I’m doing- celebrating the purchase of my […]

The Starter Mom: Cleaning up my act

The Starter Mom: Cleaning up my act

by Nicole Loughan Utter Have you ever tried to nail Jello to a tree? If you have you know that’s about how difficult it is to keep a house clean with young children. While you are cleaning the dishes a pile of Lego’s is crashing down in another room and while you are picking up the Lego’s you hear […]

The Garden Muse: March Equinox

The Garden Muse: March Equinox

The March equinox will occur at 16:57 (or 12:57 PM EST) Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) on March 20, 2014. This marks the beginning of spring in the northern hemisphere and fall (autumn) in the southern hemisphere from an astronomical viewpoint. The March equinox is the movement when the sun crosses the true celestial equator – […]