Oreo Cookie Ice Cream Sandwiches

Oreo Cookie Ice Cream Sandwiches

| Oreo Cookie Ice Cream Sandwiches | When my siblings and I were all still living at home, my mom would buy Oreo Cookies - but only once every month or so. She wasn't big on having sweets in the house and now that I am a parent I appreciate this - but not so much so...

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The Gold Coast Guide

 

The ultimate destination guide to all the coolest places to Eat, Shop, and Play along Connecitcut’s coastline. Sarah has scouted all the best restaurants, stores, and attractions and carefully curated each category to bring you the finest Connecticut has to offer. Whether you’re a native Nutmegger, a new resident, or just visiting, this guide provides everyone with the keys to experience authentic East Coast style. The Guide keeps growing, so be sure to check back often!

Need a specific recommendation? Email Sarah at ctinstyle@gmail.com

EAT

We’re home to the #1 pizza in the nation for a reason. Here’s a trusted list of Connecticut’s most highly reviewed restaurants in every category, from Coffee Bars to “Lobsta” Rolls to Fine Dining. Yum!

SHOP

Whether you are in search of a trendy hostess gift, a wardrobe refresh, or some new home decor, these delightful shops have something for everyone. Just add to cart.

PLAY

Ready for some real fun? Here’s a list of interesting attractions and seasonal events for the kiddos, family, and grownups. Caution – could cause immense joy!

The Day Amanda Died

The Day Amanda Died

The Day Amanda Died | The O'Brien women: Sarah, Marlene and Amanda | Behind every strong person is a story that gave them no choice. September 24th, 2021 "She looks beautiful" my niece said. I glanced at my unconscious sister whose almost black hair contrasted starkly...

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The Most Beautiful Powder Rooms Ever

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Connecticut in Style: DESIGN FILES Happy Monday guys! I promise that there is a lot of powder room inspiration in today's post - and I can't wait to share it with you! I'm a little obsessed about Powder Rooms. I don't have a lot of obsessions, but powder rooms rank up...

Rooms with a View Southport – Photos – Part One

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  Hi guys! I'm re-posting a few posts from previous year's events in anticipation of the Rooms with a View showcase which will be open to the public this weekend. Tickets are only $25 and can be purchased HERE. For all the information about this fabulous event,...

Shelf Decor and Styling Tips

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Shelf Decor and Styling Tips Hi guys, I hope that you had a great weekend! I had a fabulous weekend and feel relaxed and recharged. It's exactly the kind of weekend that I needed to get back in the mood to blog. I also got the gift of a little downtime which I am...

My Morning Skincare Routine

My Morning Skincare Routine

| the Clinique 3-step skincare routine | Being the youngest of three females in my home, I unconsciously took advantage of my mother's and sister's skin care regimen when I was a pre-teen. At 12 years old, I wasn't concerned with my skin but I used all their Clinique...

Amanda O’Brien Obituary

Amanda O’Brien Obituary

Amanda O'Brien Obituary | Amanda and her daughter, Devon | It has been a month since Amanda died and I feel physically sick with grief. The week that I knew she was going to die, I got an EKG. My chest hurt so bad. The doctor said my heart was fine for something that...

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Glow-in-the-Dark Halloween Slime

Glow-in-the-Dark Halloween Slime

With Halloween around the corner, I wanted to share a recipe for the coolest glow-in-the-dark slime. Instead of adding glow-in-the-dark paint to the basic recipe, I wanted to add glow in the dark objects to clear slime to see what would happen. I found candy skulls...

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