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Top Spots to Host a Memorable Birthday Parties from the Starter Mom

Top Spots to Host a Memorable Birthday Parties from the Starter Mom

by Nicole Loughan There is one way to party that will keep your house clean, your floors free of damage and your yard free of clutter. These parties’ keep you stress free and give the worry of prep work and clean up to somebody else.  If you want this type of party nirvana, step back […]

Storytime for grownups: Get your geek on

Storytime for grownups: Get your geek on

by Nicole Loughan Geek culture has become chic and with it, geeky reading. The evidence is clear; open reading of sword and sorcery fantasy like “Game of Thrones” and comic book based shows going main stream like “The Walking Dead.” Geek culture is hot right now, need more proof one of the most popular shows on T.V. “The […]

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 […]