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At Home

Creating the Ultimate Backyard Patio

About 20 years ago, Shawn Langer started a landscaping business. Teaming up with his wife Crystal, who has a background in interior design and fine arts,...

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Fresh berries isolated on white background, top view. Strawberry, Raspberry, Blueberry and Mint leaf, flat lay

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Take Your Pick

Connecticut's pick your own and plant your own summer fruit options are about as plentiful as a bushel of berries. Whether you take a trip to pick from...

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The Community Music School held their

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For the Love of Music

Community Music School (CMS) hosted its annual gala on April 5 at The Riverhouse at Goodspeed Station in Haddam. The evening featured musical entertainment...

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Photograph courtesy of Artisan

Feature

It’s All Coming Up Rosés

When it comes to choosing the perfect wine to enjoy outdoors on a summer day, there's not much better than a chilled glass of rosé...except where you...

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Recipe

Let’s Marinate on That

Welcome to summer! Take a deep breath. Smell that? That's right. It's grilling season. Let's make the most of it with the help of some marinades.Why...

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Cashmere sweater in pink, $333Denim pant in white, $134

Rhinestone belt, $158



Photographed by Kelley Fryer/elan Magazine

Fashion

Summertime, and Dressing for Work is Easy

It's a lot easier to head to the office on a perfect beach day when you're wearing a great outfit.  We visited with Elaine Parisi, owner of Possessions ...

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Photographed by Zoe Roos/elan Magazine

Get Away

A Visit to Québec City

It's probably the closest one can get to visiting a European city without ever actually going to Europe. A fine blend of history, culture, and recreational...

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After

Photograph courtesy of Design House Interiors

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Before and After

When a recent client first came to Design House Interiors' downtown Wallingford showroom, she was looking for a completely updated lower level of her...

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Photograph by Bill O'Brien

Get Away

Destination Branford

Mark your calendar and put Branford in your GPS. Summer is a great time to visit this coastal Connecticut gem. Take in a summer jazz series, where...

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Photo by Kelley Fryer/elan

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Oscars at The Kate

The Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center hosted its annual Oscar Party on Feb. 24. Attendees dressed to impress as they walked the red carpet, posed with...

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Photo by Kelley Fryer/elan

Feature

Up, Up, and Away

The notion of a "bucket list" can be a rather morbid and structured concept, but most people do have an idea of a couple things they would love to do or try ...

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Tom Marone Photo courtesy of Lyndsay Dolan

Recipe

Pick a Pepper, Kick Up the Flavor

Sweet? Hot chile? If you want to know which way to go when it comes to kicking up the flavor of food with peppers, just ask Southern Connecticut's beloved...

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Ric Cunningham grew up in Guilford but later found himself sharing the stage with Joe Cocker.

Photograph courtesy of Ric Cunningham

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Following the Dream

Learning a musical instrument is hard. Breaking into the music business is hard. Becoming a touring or studio musician for a major recording artist is often ...

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At Home

The Ultimate Dream Bathroom

With advancements in technology and new products on the market, today's bathrooms can go far beyond function, integrating smart features, fine aesthetics,...

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0 Wheelers Island isn’t just a home on an island – it’s the entire island.

Photograph courtesy of Joe Piscitelli.

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So You Want to Buy an Island?

It's safe to say that island life isn't for everyone. Forgetting to pick up milk or eggs from the grocery store has new consequences when the trip involves...

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The Van Gogh Museum is home to the largest collection of Van Gogh paintings and drawings in the world.

Photo by Zoe Roos/elan

Get Away

Amsterdam: Bicycles, Fries, and Tulips Galore

Traveling to see flowers in spring isn't exactly a "groundbreaking" concept, but when it comes to visiting Amsterdam, a trip in the spring is worth the...

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Ashlawn Farms Coffee Daterra Reserve, cappucino

Photo by Kelley Fryer/elan

Taste

Some Mud in Your Mug

Dunkin' or 'Bucks? A quick way to start an argument is to declare your love for one of the famous chain coffee shops over the other. But in between the...

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Newport’s Daffodil Days Festial kicks off with an opening ceremony and the Daffy Dogs on Parade.

Photograph courtesy of Discover Newport

Get Away

Spring Blooms with Daffodil Festivals

After months of cold, gray winter, is it any wonder people go a little daffy for Daffodil Festivals? Just a quick ride away, festivals in Meriden, Newport,...

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Storage space becomes easier to access and easier to organize with the addition of pull-out drawers.

At Home

A Chef’s Kitchen

Sean Carney is no stranger to the kitchen. His first job was at Madison Beach Hotel when he was 14 years old and he has now been the chef de cuisine for...

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The Road to Los Alamos, acrylic on board by Gigi Horr Liverant

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First Steps in the Gallery

Navigating an art gallery can be intimidating. You might wonder what makes one piece of art "better" than another, or simply not know what to look for....

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Four Winns 180

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Best of 2019 Boats

It may be the deepest part of winter in Connecticut, but now is the time to start preparing for the 2019 boating season. The new models have hit the water....

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The Professional

Baume & Mercier Clifton Baumatic, $2,750

Beautiful Wrist Presence

Interchangeable Black Alligator Band 

Transparent Crystal Back

5-Day Power Reserve

Fashion

Taking Back Time

Sometimes it seems Apple is poised to take over the world, dominating every market they choose to enter: music, phones, and now, watches? With industry...

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Recipe

Do the Truffle Shuffle

At this time of year, I start thinking a lot about truffles. The normal questions appear on my list: Dark chocolate? White chocolate? Raspberry flavored?...

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Vail Village is a picture-perfect replica of a 1960s European ski resort, maintaining a small-town feel. Photograph courtesy of Vail Mountain

Get Away

Experience Colorado by the Slopes

Colorado is known for many things, but when the weather turns and snow starts to fall, the state is first and foremost known as a skier's paradise. Boasting ...

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Shore Publishing's  6th Annual Beacon Awards took place October 3rd at the Water's Edge Resort & Spa honoring 15 exceptional individuals who go above and beyond making our communities better every day.  

Photo by Kelley Fryer/Zip06

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Sixth Annual Beacon Awards

The sixth annual Beacon Awards were held on Oct. 3, 2018 at Water's Edge Resort and Spa in Westbrook. The ceremony honored 15 exceptional individuals from...

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