Greetings from Connecticut postcard

Connecticut Roadtripping

It’s been a little too long since my last big road trip, so next week I’m piling in the car with my family and heading east to visit relatives in Connecticut. Sure, it might be more practical to fly, but for quite few reasons, a road trip made the most sense…

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Eats: Lenny & Joe’s Fish Tale

Though I was born and raised in the Midwest, both of my parents hail from the East Coast. Meaning that though I love a good slice of deep dish pizza, there’s times when I absolutely crave seafood. So a few weeks ago when my family visited Connecticut, one of my only requests was a hot, buttered lobster roll…

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A Paul Bunyan Muffler Man in Chesire, CT

A few weekends ago I took an impromptu trip to Connecticut for my grandmother’s 90th birthday. She had no idea we were coming and, needless to say, it was one of the best surprises I’ve been a part of in a long time.

On the way to her house in Wolcott, I made my obliging parents take a quick detour to stop at this Muffler Man in Cheshire…