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It's worth a trip into Chester this Sunday for everything you'll need (and more) for your holiday gatherings:

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We’ve put together an essential list of all the fun things we like to do on the Shoreline during the holiday season.....
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We've gathered up all of the best holiday festivities for 2017. Here's our list.....

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chester holiday market
It's worth a trip into Chester this Sunday for everything you'll need (and more) for your holiday gatherings:....
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I have a friend who can one-up Martha Stewart when it comes to Christmas. ....
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We've gathered up all of the best holiday festivities for 2017. Here's our list.....
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We've put together an essential list of all the fun things we like to do on the Shorline during the holiday season. ....
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We've compiled a list of don't-miss events to keep you entertained this month. ....
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things to do for the holidays
We’ve put together an essential list of all the fun things we like to do on the Shoreline during the holiday season.....
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Here's our list of 25 don't-miss events in November!....
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What’s better than bouncing on a a trampoline? ....
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Get in the holiday mood with our list of events, shops, strolls and teas.....
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For the first time since my wedding twenty-six years ago, BOTH sides of my family descended for my daughter’s graduation. ....
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February fun with kids on the Shoreline....
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Need some ideas for Valentine's Day? Here's my list of goodies and events.....
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We've compiled a list of last minute gift ideas, promotions and New Year's Eve events from some of our favorite local shops, restaurants and theaters.....
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I stopped at The Meat House in Branford the other day, and in addition to a multitude of offerings for Paleo people, you can order a Turducken (deboned chicken stuffed into a deboned duck, stuffed into a deboned turkey ) for your feast. ....
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We are always home at the farm for Thanksgiving. There are plenty of ingredients at hand for the feast and lots of room for friends and family to stay. For most people, Thanksgiving means turkey.....
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Thanksgiving is my perfect holiday. No gifts, no guilt, no religion, just FOOD! ....
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Here's our list of 2013 Holiday Happenings on the Shoreline.....
Macaroon
Now that I no longer prepare brunch for 50, I’m thinking about something a little more elegant and a lot more colorful. Our very own (and world-renowned) baker, Dorie Greenspan, suggests a palette of Parisian macarons.....
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Rustic, vintage, crafty or elegant: 50 gift wrap ideas. ....
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Here's my list of the top ten websites for the best photo cards, gifts and invitations. Check the individual websites for deals which are offered through October to avoid the crunch of late November and December orders. ....
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This year, however, my daughter is old enough to have her own plans (?!?) and we may just venture forth into the night. ....
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For those uber-organized among us (already made your lists and checked them twice), there are two outstanding holiday shopping events opening next week. ....
FrightTrain
As the legend goes, David, a working-class waiter in Fenwick, is traveling aboard the Connecticut Valley Line on his way to propose marriage to his secret love, Dahlia, the daughter of a wealthy Hartford family. But another train is approaching. ....
ClarkBars
My sister is obsessed with providing her trick-or-treaters with healthy and eco-friendly candy. Sort of an oxymoron if you ask me. If you're looking to offer a moderately healthy alternative, there's plenty to choose from.....

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