Roxy’s Best Of… Hartford, Connecticut

Host Cindi (aka Moomette) offers up the Best of Hartford, CT, from restaurants and shopping to art & culture to kid stuff

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Essex Connecticut Winter Festival and Eagle Watch

By: moomette on 02/17/09 @ 8:20 pm

The majestic Bald Eagle has been returning from Canada and Maine to nest in the Connecticut River Valley. For several years, the historic Town of Essex has been the hot scene for the gathering of viewing of the eagles at the Annual Eagle Festival.




Essex Ed Parade ~ Celebrate Groundhog Day with Connecticut’s Own~

By: moomette on 01/4/09 @ 4:23 pm

The charming village of Essex has celebrated Groundhog Day by hosting a parade with the center of attraction being Essex Ed, an almost 8-foot tall, 200 pound foam and fiberglass character known for his infamous weather predictions!




Disney On Ice ~ Mickey & Minnie’s Magical Journey ~ Excel Center ~ Hartford

By: moomette on 12/17/08 @ 7:13 pm

Now here’s something to get excited about and break up the Winter doldrums!
I’ve always enjoyed ice skating on glistening frozen winter ponds here in Connecticut.  When older, the Winter Olympic ice skaters always fascinated me.
If you’re looking for a great fun-filled family event to take the children or grandchildren to ~ check this out and [...]