Tag: Danbury

Pic(k) of the Week – A Walk in the Woods

Looking Back at 2013

The Breakfast Dilemma – Savory vs Sweet

When on the road, in a country quite different from the ones I am used to, I always skip the continental spread in favor of the local favorite. Some countries like to start their day with a helping… Read More

Pic(k) of the Week – Turning Two

All in a Day’s Work

While we plan for our late summer getaway (more like a shoulder season beach escape), we are also trying to make the most of what is left of summer. Soon it will be all about pumpkins and apples…. Read More

A Recap of the Year 2012

I guess I still have time to do a recap of my travels in 2012, seeing as we are in the first month of the new year. Surprisingly, Newport featured twice in our travels, the first time was… Read More

Danbury Fair – Album of the Week

Pepe’s Pie Comes to Town

Weekends reserved for a visit to New Haven mean two things to us – IKEA and pizza. Thanks to the media, the long celebrated rivalry between Sally’s and Pepe’s pizzerias is no secret. Let’s just say that both are… Read More

Pic(k) of the Week – First Night in Danbury

“Hey Shorty,” grinned the man on the stilts and then cheekily added “well, that’s all of you!” Stilt walkers from Macy*s Thanksgiving Day Parade could be seen walking and cracking jokes near the Palace Theatre in Danbury on… Read More

Ice Ice Baby

Waterbury based ice carving company Ice Matters was part of Danbury’s First Night 2010 -2011 celebrations. Covered from head to toe in rain-proof gear, chef-turned-ice-carver  Matt  sawed away at the  ice with unwavering concentration stopping only to smooth the… Read More