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A Moped Drove into Marianne on Block Island!

September 20, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on A Moped Drove into Marianne on Block Island!

  Easy Solution – Call Zelenz Brothers   203 – 869 – 1414   Whether your repair job is big or small, Zelenz Brothers will do it to perfection! 37 Sherwood Ave, Greenwich, CT 203 – 869 – 1414  zelenz1@optimum.net www.zelenzautobodyrepair.com

Greenwich Open House – Sunday, September 17th

September 16, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Greenwich Open House – Sunday, September 17th

  22 The Avenue, Greenwich, CT 06831  11 AM – 1 PM     Renovate this existing Contemporary w/ Hardwood Floors Throughout or Build Your Dream Home Overlooking a Golden Pond w/ Floating Dock. Great Room w/ Vaulted Ceilings & Floor to Ceiling Stone Wood Burning...READ MORE

Remy’s Fantasy Golf – BMW Championship

September 15, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Remy’s Fantasy Golf World • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Remy’s Fantasy Golf – BMW Championship

  Week 36, September 14 – September 17th Tournament – BMW Championship (Playoffs Week 3) Conway Farms – Lake Forest, IL Par 71 – Yardage 7,208 Defending Champion – Dustin Johnson Purse – $8,750,000   Remy’s Pick – Justin Rose He’s been off all year,...READ MORE

Toys from Home

September 14, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , , , 3 comments

  As a nursery school teacher with 40 years of experience, I like to think that I can be flexible and responsive to the requests of children and their parents. As a result, even though my teaching partners and I always ask that toys from...READ MORE

We Will Never Forget September 11, 2001.

September 11, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Giving Back • Tags: , , , Comments Off on We Will Never Forget September 11, 2001.

  Sending Peace and Love from Party with Moms.  

September 2017 Calendar

September 8, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Calendar • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on September 2017 Calendar

  September 7th, 6 – 8 PM Opening reception for “Memory of Place: Frank Poor & Thomas Doyle,” new exhibit at the Flinn Gallery at Greenwich Library. Explore the work of two very different artists who share a fascination for architecture. greenwichlibrary.org September 9th, 12 –...READ MORE

School for the First Time

September 7, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Marianne's Early Childhood Column • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on School for the First Time

  It’s that time of year again, when children go back to school, or start at a new one. Many of our youngest will attend school for the first time, and at a very young age. Two and three-year-olds who have never been to school...READ MORE

Remy’s Fantasy Golf – Playoffs @ TPC Boston!

September 4, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Remy’s Fantasy Golf World • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Remy’s Fantasy Golf – Playoffs @ TPC Boston!

  Week 35, September 1 – September 4th Tournament – Dell Technologies Championship (Playoffs Week 2) TPC Boston – Norton, MA Par 71 – Yardage 7,342 Defending Champion – Rory Mcilroy Purse – $8,750,000   Remy’s Pick – Louis Oosthuizen  Louis tears this course up...READ MORE

2017 Small Business Award Winner – Bro of the Month, Hernan Hurtado!

August 31, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Bro of the Month, Food & Drink • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on 2017 Small Business Award Winner – Bro of the Month, Hernan Hurtado!

  Photo & Article by westchestermagazine.com If you come here and work hard, you can achieve anything. Our family is a great example of what America is all about,” says Hernan Hurtado Jr., sales manager at Mt. Kisco Smokehouse. The Hurtado family owns Mt. Kisco Smokehouse...READ MORE

Character Counts in Private School Admissions

August 31, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Dr. Lowe's Admissions Blog • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Character Counts in Private School Admissions

  By Admissions Expert, Dr. Paul Lowe Being thorough and particular when evaluating a private school choice is extremely important for parents. But one thing is certain… the competitive private schools will be equally as picky when choosing your child as a member of its incoming...READ MORE

Going Back to School Advice from Dr. Sharon Press

August 28, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Education & Programs • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Going Back to School Advice from Dr. Sharon Press

  The start of school can be stressful for children, mothers, and fathers. There are concerns about new teachers and new schools. Children worry about challenging academic schedules, and concerns about peer relationships and social pressures. As a parent, there are things you can do...READ MORE

The Playoffs Begin – Remy’s Fantasy Golf

August 25, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Remy’s Fantasy Golf World • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on The Playoffs Begin – Remy’s Fantasy Golf

  Week 34, August 24 – August 27th Tournament – The Northern Trust (Playoffs Week 1) Glen Oaks Club – Old Westbury, NY Par 70 – Yardage 7,346 Defending Champion – Patrick Reed  Purse – $8,750,000   Remy’s Pick – Paul Casey Assembling a legitimate...READ MORE

Introducing Dr. Sharon H. Press, Child and Adolescent Psychologist

August 10, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Education & Programs • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Introducing Dr. Sharon H. Press, Child and Adolescent Psychologist

  In addition to a successful practice in Princeton, NJ, Dr. Sharon Press has opened a new office in Westport, CT providing diagnosis and psychotherapy for children, adolescents and adults. The services she offers include: Individual Therapy Family therapy for children and adolescents Psychological and...READ MORE

Meet Peter Ehnes, Owner of Turabian & Sariyan in Greenwich

August 9, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Meet Peter Ehnes, Owner of Turabian & Sariyan in Greenwich

  Turabian and Sariyan is a carpeting and fine rug store that has been satisfying discerning customers for over 70 years. Peter started working for Mr. Sariyan in 1986 and now owns the business. The work of Turabian & Sariyan is often featured in Connecticut...READ MORE

Greco’s Bella Cucina – Now on the Water for Summer Sunset Cruises

August 4, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Greco’s Bella Cucina – Now on the Water for Summer Sunset Cruises

  Here is your chance for an evening that’s a mini-vacation. Cruise the Sound on a 41- foot Sea Ray Sports Yacht, piloted by Captain Joe Catino. While you are relaxing and enjoying the sights and the breeze, Bella Cucina Chef Extraordinaire Frank Greco will...READ MORE

Remy’s Fantasy Golf – WGC Bridgestone Invitational

August 4, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Remy’s Fantasy Golf World • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Remy’s Fantasy Golf – WGC Bridgestone Invitational

  Week 31 – August 3 – August 6th Tournament – World Golf Championships – Bridgestone Invitational Firestone (South) – Akron, OH Par 70 – Yardage 7,400 Defending Champion – Dustin Johnson Purse – 9,750,000   Our Contributors’ Picks + Reasons Below…   Remy’s Pick – Rory McIIroy  You’re...READ MORE

Celebrate Summer at The Bruce Museum Tonight

August 2, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Celebrate Summer at The Bruce Museum Tonight

  Wednesday, August 2nd  6 – 8 PM Enjoy the exhibit Spring into Summer with Andy Warhol and Friends! Cocktails by our friends from Val’s Putnam Wines, Hors d’oeuvres, Live Music and Open Galleries Bruce Museum 1 Museum Drive Greenwich, CT 06830 $20 Members $25...READ MORE

Mom of the Week – Jaimie DeFina Voehl of Good Vibes Productions!

July 31, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Mom of the Week – Jaimie DeFina Voehl of Good Vibes Productions!

  What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them?  My children are 1 (Reece, girl) 4 (Riley, girl) and 6 (Ethan, boy). I love to have impromptu dance parties, ride bikes, take...READ MORE

Remy’s Fantasy Golf, Week 30 – RBC Canadian Open

July 28, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Remy’s Fantasy Golf World • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Remy’s Fantasy Golf, Week 30 – RBC Canadian Open

  Week 30 – July 27 – July 30th Tournament – RBC Canadian Open Glen Abbey – Oakville, Ontario,Canada Par 72 – Yardage 7,253 Defending Champion – Jhonattan Vegas Purse – 6,000,000   Our Contributors’ Picks + Reasons Below…   Remy’s Pick – Patrick Cantlay I’ve been saving this...READ MORE

A Love Letter to Children – Vive les Enfants!

July 27, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , , , , , 14 comments

  I just returned from an absolutely perfect trip to Paris with my sister. We had so much fun together and with the French. My Franglais served as a source of entertainment for the French and a chance for me to again and again see...READ MORE

Party with Moms Happy Hour Wednesday, July 26th!

July 21, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Party with Moms Happy Hour Wednesday, July 26th!

  You’re invited to join us for our first Happy Hour of the summer at Del Frisco’s Grille in Stamford next Wednesday from 5 – 7 PM. Discounted drinks and 100 % fun guaranteed! Feel free to bring a friend or two, simply RSVP to...READ MORE

Remy’s Fantasy Golf – The British Open

July 20, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Remy’s Fantasy Golf World • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Remy’s Fantasy Golf – The British Open

  Week 29 – July 20 – July 23rd Tournament – The Open Championship Royal Birkdale, Lancashire, England Par 70 – Yardage 7,156 Defending Champion – Henrik Stenson Purse – 10,250,000   Our Contributors’ Picks + Reasons Below…   Remy’s Pick – Tommy Fleetwood Already regretting this pick after...READ MORE

Calling All Budding Actors & Actresses

July 17, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Education & Programs • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Calling All Budding Actors & Actresses

    SUMMERSTOCK JUNIOR FOR AGES 6-11 (two, separate, two-week sessions): Session One: July 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 31 and August 1, 2, 3, 4, 2017 from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM with a showcase performance on August 4, 2017 at 3:00 PM Session Two: August 7,...READ MORE

The Best Calamari Around!

July 17, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on The Best Calamari Around!

  Greco’s Bella Cucina serves the perfect calamari, light, crispy, hot and perfectly seasoned. It doesn’t have the heaviness of fried food. Savor it as it melts in your mouth, right out of the oven at the restaurant. The homemade, delicious marinara dipping sauce is...READ MORE

Your Child Will Learn to Swim at the Purchase College Aquatic Program

July 14, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Education & Programs • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Your Child Will Learn to Swim at the Purchase College Aquatic Program

  Swimming is a life skill, one that is highly valued by parents. Most of them would love to have their children develop into strong swimmers. Good swimming skills not only make a child safer, but will also breed confidence. At the Purchase College Aquatic...READ MORE

Remy’s Fantasy Golf – John Deere Classic!

July 13, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Remy’s Fantasy Golf World • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Remy’s Fantasy Golf – John Deere Classic!

  Week 28 – July 13 – July 16th Tournament – John Deere Classic TPC Deere Run, Silvis IL Par – 71 Yardage – 7,268 Defending Champion – Ryan Moore Purse – 5,600,000   Our Contributors’ Picks + Reasons Below…   Remy’s Pick – Brian...READ MORE

Remy’s Fantasy Golf – The Greenbrier Classic!

July 7, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Remy’s Fantasy Golf World • Tags: , , , Comments Off on Remy’s Fantasy Golf – The Greenbrier Classic!

  Week 27 – July 6 – July 9th Tournament – The Greenbrier Classic The Old White TPC, White Sulphur Springs, WV Par – 70 Yardage – 7,286 Defending Champion – Danny Lee (2015) Purse – 7,100,000   Our Contributors’ Picks + Reasons Below…  ...READ MORE

Remy’s Fantasy Golf – Quicken Loans National

July 1, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Remy’s Fantasy Golf World • Tags: , , Comments Off on Remy’s Fantasy Golf – Quicken Loans National

  Week 26 – June 29 – July 2nd Tournament – Quicken Loans National  TPC at Avenel, Potomoc, MD Par – 70 Yardage – 7,107 Defending Champion – Billy Hurley III Purse – 7,100,000   Our Contributors’ Picks + Reasons Below…   Remy’s Pick – Kevin...READ MORE

A New Great Place to Eat and Drink in Stamford

June 30, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink • Tags: , , , Comments Off on A New Great Place to Eat and Drink in Stamford

  Del Frisco’s Grille, on the corner of Broad and Bedford, is the new place for upscale dining, drinks and fun. Enjoy delicious cocktails and appetizers in the leather-trimmed bar or dine al fresco on the patio. Del Frisco’s is the perfect place to meet...READ MORE

Why Choose Unisex Clothing?

June 29, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Education & Programs • Tags: , , Comments Off on Why Choose Unisex Clothing?

  Written Exclusively for partywithmoms.com by our Guest Contributor, JenB’s Home   With childrenswear steadily growing over the course of the last decade, it has finally become ripe for innovation and fresh ideas. Over the past five years, Business of Fashion reported that the industry has...READ MORE

Roofing Components Homeowners Should Know About

June 28, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Roofing Components Homeowners Should Know About

  By Marty Olivieri – Roofing Expert and Owner of Olivieri Roofing   Every homeowner comes across roofing issues somewhere down the line. The process can seem overwhelming at first, but with a few roofing component basics in your back pocket, you can better prepare...READ MORE

Remy’s Fantasy Golf – Week 25!

June 23, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Remy’s Fantasy Golf World • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Remy’s Fantasy Golf – Week 25!

  Week 25 – June 22 – June 25th Tournament – Travelers Championship TPC River Highlands, Cromwell, CT Par – 70 Yardage – 6,841 Defending Champion – Russell Knox Purse – 6,800,000   Our Contributors’ Picks + Reasons Below…   Remy’s Pick – Bubba Watson...READ MORE

The Last Day

June 22, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , , , , 11 comments

  The school year had come to an end. It had been an absolutely great year and the teachers were as sad as the children to say goodbye. Fortunately for the teachers and the children who were able to stay on, there was a little...READ MORE

Let Your Child Act Out This Summer!

June 19, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Education & Programs • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Let Your Child Act Out This Summer!

   CURTAIN CALL’S SUMMERSTOCK CREATIVE THEATRE FOR AGES 11-16  (in cooperation with The City of Stamford) June 26, 27, 28, 29, 30 and July 5, 6, 7, 2017 from 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM (No classes July 3 and 4, 2017) Tap into your creative instincts...READ MORE

Remy’s Fantasy Golf – US Open Week

June 16, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Remy’s Fantasy Golf World • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Remy’s Fantasy Golf – US Open Week

  Week 24 – June 15 – June 18th Tournament – US Open Erin Hills, Erin WI Par – 72 Yardage – 7,741 Defending Champion – Dustin Johnson Purse – 12,000,000   Our Contributors’ Picks + Reasons Below…   Remy’s Pick – Kevin Kisner Just...READ MORE

Uh-Oh! Time to Call Zelenz Brothers

June 13, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Uh-Oh! Time to Call Zelenz Brothers

  Whether it’s a simple dent or full frame straightening, they will get you back on the road, looking like new. Zelenz also specializes in interior & exterior detailing.  Completely honest, knowledgeable and high-quality service – In business for 100+ years! 37 Sherwood Ave, Greenwich, CT ...READ MORE

Remy’s Fantasy Golf – St. Jude Classic

June 10, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Remy’s Fantasy Golf World • Tags: , , , Comments Off on Remy’s Fantasy Golf – St. Jude Classic

  Week 23 – June 8 – June 11th Tournament – FedEx St. Jude Classic TPC Southwind, Memphis, TN Par – 70 Yardage – 7,244 Defending Champion – Daniel Berger Purse – 6,4,000,000   Our Contributors’ Picks + Reasons Below…   Remy’s Pick – Brooks...READ MORE

City Kids

June 8, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Marianne's Early Childhood Column • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on City Kids

  My brothers and I grew up in a Long Island suburb. After graduate school, I came to Greenwich to teach, and stayed. My children grew up here, and now I have grandchildren in town as well. But I also have two grandchildren who live...READ MORE

Steps for Maintaining a Healthy Roof

June 7, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Steps for Maintaining a Healthy Roof

  By Marty Olivieri – Roofing Expert and Owner of Olivieri Roofing   Keeping a well-maintained roof over a home is one of the most crucial things homeowners can do to protect their home and its contents. A failing roof can allow snow and rain...READ MORE

Plan a Summer Family Getaway at the Inn at East Hill Farm

June 5, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Plan a Summer Family Getaway at the Inn at East Hill Farm

  The Inn at East Hill Farm is a family-friendly working farm and vacation resort in southern New Hampshire. Children love it there. Not only can they ride horses, milk cows, feed the sheep and goats, and gather eggs from the chickens, but they also...READ MORE

Meet Ellie Christianson – Mother of 4 & Nurse Practitioner

June 5, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , Comments Off on Meet Ellie Christianson – Mother of 4 & Nurse Practitioner

    What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them?  I have 4 children: Evan is 8, Bly 7, Amelia 5, and Julie 2 ½ months. My greatest wish for them is...READ MORE

Remy’s Fantasy Golf – The Memorial Tournament

June 2, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Remy’s Fantasy Golf World • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Remy’s Fantasy Golf – The Memorial Tournament

  Week 22 – June 1 – June 4th Tournament – The Memorial Tournament Muirfield Village GC, Dublin, OH Par – 72 Yardage – 7,392 Defending Champion – William McGirt Purse – 8,7,000,000   Our Contributors’ Picks + Reasons Below…   Remy’s Pick – Hideki Matsuyama ...READ MORE

Beautiful In-Town Unit For Sale – 15 Lafayette Court 1 E

May 30, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , Comments Off on Beautiful In-Town Unit For Sale – 15 Lafayette Court 1 E

  Spectacular jewel box in-town corner unit, designer gem! Custom doors with custom hardware, impressive moldings, custom kitchen with updated appliances, and baths, the finest tile and onyx thru-out. New PTAC units. Walk to town, train, across from Greenwich Avenue. Tons of light, air flow...READ MORE

Remy’s Fantasy Golf – The Colonial

May 27, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Remy’s Fantasy Golf World • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Remy’s Fantasy Golf – The Colonial

  Week 21 – May 25 – May 28th Tournament – DEAN & DELUCA Invitational  Colonial CC, Fort Worth, TX Par – 70 Yardage – 7,209 Defending Champion – Jordan Spieth Purse – 6,9,000,000   Our Contributors’ Picks + Reasons Below…   Remy’s Pick –...READ MORE

Hello World

May 25, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , 2 comments

  “I just want to say goodnight to my lady b… I mean desk. Then I will go right to sleep.” Not really listening to her daughter, Lexi replied, “Okay, Alice. Remember, tomorrow is a school day and you need extra sleep.” “I am back...READ MORE

Cheers to Leslie Yager & Jeb Fiorita!

May 22, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Giving Back • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Cheers to Leslie Yager & Jeb Fiorita!

  Congratulations to our dear friends, Leslie Yager (Mom of the Week, May 2014) of Greenwich Free Press and Jeb Fiorita of Val’s Putnam Wines! Leslie was awarded the Quality of Life Award, and Jeb, the Small Business Award by the Greenwich Chamber of Commerce. Both...READ MORE

Remy’s Fantasy Golf – Week 20!

May 19, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Remy’s Fantasy Golf World • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Remy’s Fantasy Golf – Week 20!

  Week 20 – May 18 – May 21st Tournament – AT&T Byron Nelson TPC Four Seasons Resort, Irving, TX Par – 70 Yardage – 7,166 Defending Champion – Sergio Garcia Purse – 7,5,000,000   Our Contributors’ Picks + Reasons Below…   Remy’s Pick –...READ MORE

Do High School Rankings Matter?

May 18, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Dr. Lowe's Admissions Blog • Tags: , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Do High School Rankings Matter?

  By Admissions Expert, Dr. Paul Lowe Several weeks ago the U.S. News World Report published their ranking for best public high schools. Only eight public high schools in Connecticut, including four in Fairfield County made the Top 500 list. Here are the top public...READ MORE

Pecora Brothers Will Make Your Dream House A Reality

May 17, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Pecora Brothers Will Make Your Dream House A Reality

  Thinking of building a new house? Or doing a renovation? Pecora Brothers would love to help you realize your dream home. They are experts in residential construction and beautiful interiors, using the finest materials, and working closely with you to give you exactly the...READ MORE

Mother’s Day Mom of the Week – Abby Smith!

May 15, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , Comments Off on Mother’s Day Mom of the Week – Abby Smith!

    What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them?   My daughter Claire is 5 and she’s a big homebody. She loves to do anything and everything to help out around...READ MORE

Remy’s Fantasy Golf – The Players Championship!

May 13, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Remy’s Fantasy Golf World • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Remy’s Fantasy Golf – The Players Championship!

  Week 19 – May 11 – May 14th Tournament – THE PLAYERS Championship TPC Sawgrass, Ponte Verda, FL Par – 72 Yardage – 7,396 Defending Champion – Jason Day Purse – 10,5,000,000   Our Contributors’ Picks + Reasons Below…   Remy’s Pick – Jon Rahm...READ MORE

There Will Always be a Mickey Eastman

May 11, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , 3 comments

  Mickey looked into Sally’s cubby. He saw a small soft toy brown bunny in her tote bag. “Hey Sally, do you have your baby blanket too?” Sally looked up from her drawing to see Mickey swinging Baby, her most beloved stuffed bunny. “Oh Mickey,...READ MORE

Charles Patrick Studio Party!

May 10, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Charles Patrick Studio Party!

  Lee aka Charles Patrick and Mom of the Week, Cindy Milazzo of Samuel Owen Gallery invite you to a spontaneous celebration at The New Charles Patrick Studio tomorrow evening! 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM 583 Pacific Street Stamford, CT RVSP here…

Mother of 3, Professor Heather Klemann – An Original Comedic Interview

May 8, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , Comments Off on Mother of 3, Professor Heather Klemann – An Original Comedic Interview

    What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them?  My children are 6, 4, and 3. We play UNO. My greatest wish is that they develop a sense of humor. They’ll...READ MORE

Spike Heels – Starring Joanna Pinto!

May 7, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Spike Heels – Starring Joanna Pinto!

  We are excited to let you know a close friend of ours is producing and starring in her very own off-Broadway play! Joanna has been working hard her entire life and her dream is coming to fruition. Opening night is Thursday! Joanna would love...READ MORE

Remy’s Fantasy Golf – Wells Fargo Championship

May 6, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Remy’s Fantasy Golf World • Tags: , , , Comments Off on Remy’s Fantasy Golf – Wells Fargo Championship

  Week 18 – May 4 – May 7th Tournament – Wells Fargo Championship Eagle Point Golf Club, Wilmington, NC Par – 72 Yardage – 7,396 Defending Champion – James Hahn Purse – 7,5,000,000   Our Contributors’ Picks + Reasons Below…   Remy’s Pick – Webb...READ MORE

Cinco de Mayo at Boxcar Cantina… Obviously!

May 5, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Cinco de Mayo at Boxcar Cantina… Obviously!

  Outstanding margaritas, delicious food, and the best nachos you’ll ever have! Open all day from 11:30 AM – 10:30 PM Specials, pinatas, giveaways and much more… 100 % fun guaranteed!    203 – 661 – 4774 44 Old Field Point Rd. Greenwich, CT 06830...READ MORE

Remy’s Fantasy Golf – Zurich Classic of New Orleans

April 28, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Remy’s Fantasy Golf World • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Remy’s Fantasy Golf – Zurich Classic of New Orleans

  Week 17 – April 27 – April 30th Tournament – Zurich Classic of New Orleans TPC Louisiana, Avondale, LA Par – 72 Yardage – 7,425 Defending Champion – Brian Stuard Purse – 7,1,000,000   Our Contributors’ Week 17 Picks + Reasons Below… player taken...READ MORE

ALZ Celebrating Hope Party @ Delamar/L’escale

April 26, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Giving Back, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on ALZ Celebrating Hope Party @ Delamar/L’escale

  Celebrating Hope is the Alzheimer’s Association Connecticut Chapter’s premier benefit in lower Fairfield County. The event is a lively evening of dinner and dancing. Guests will mix and mingle in a lounge-like atmosphere, at the Delamar Greenwich Harbor and l’escale, while enjoying a gourmet...READ MORE

Every Child Is An Artist

April 24, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Education & Programs, Giving Back • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Every Child Is An Artist

  Every year, parents and staff are amazed at the art the children of Putnam Indian Field School create for their Art Show. This past weekend was no exception, as the school was transformed into a very colorful art and science museum. The children work...READ MORE

Remy’s Fantasy Golf – Valero Texas Open

April 21, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Remy’s Fantasy Golf World • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Remy’s Fantasy Golf – Valero Texas Open

  Week 16 – April 20 – April 23rd Tournament – Valero Texas Open TPC San Antonio, San Antonio, TX Par – 72 Yardage – 7,435 Defending Champion – Charley Hoffman Purse – 6,2,000,000    Our Contributors’ Week 16 Picks + Reasons Below…    Remy’s Pick...READ MORE

Teaching Young Children to Help Others

April 20, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Marianne's Early Childhood Column • Tags: , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Teaching Young Children to Help Others

  Having worked in a nursery school for 36 years, I was part of many attempts to encourage young children to be charitable. Whenever the efforts involved giving toys, they inevitably failed. Parents and staff would initiate a “Toys for Tots” kind of effort. After...READ MORE

Introducing Turabian & Sariyan

April 18, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Introducing Turabian & Sariyan

  Since 1948, Turabian and Sariyan has been offering Quality Broadloom Carpeting Custom Area Rugs Excellent Service Located at 21 Northfield Street, in the heart of Greenwich, Turabian and Sariyan’s experienced staff will work within your budget to carpet your room, staircase or entire house....READ MORE

“The Little Shop Around the Corner”

April 15, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on “The Little Shop Around the Corner”

  Located at 37 Sherwood Place, Greenwich, CT, Zelenz Brothers has been family-owned and fixing cars for over 100 years! They are approved by all insurance companies. Their work is first-rate and their prices are eminently fair.  Don’t trust your car to any other company....READ MORE

Remy’s Fantasy Golf – RBC Heritage @ Hilton Head

April 13, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Remy’s Fantasy Golf World • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Remy’s Fantasy Golf – RBC Heritage @ Hilton Head

  Week 15 – April 13 – April 16th Tournament – RBC Heritage Harbour Town Golf Links, Hilton Head, SC Par – 71 Yardage – 7,099 Defending Champion – Branden Grace Purse – 6,5,000,000   Our Contributors’ Week 15 Picks + Reasons Below…    Remy’s...READ MORE

Control Freaks

April 13, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , 2 comments

  Sissy and Cliff Tremont met a year ago at a small private equity firm in Boston. They loved that they were both Type A’s. They eagerly tried to outdo each other’s Type A-ness, especially in meetings. “Sissy, wasn’t it you who recommended that Betty...READ MORE

Introducing Our 100th Mom of the Week – Shannon Gallagher!

April 10, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Introducing Our 100th Mom of the Week – Shannon Gallagher!

    What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them?   I love to do anything outdoors with my boys. If we’re outside then they can’t make a mess of things inside...READ MORE

A Great Family Vacation Spot We Bet You’ve Never Heard Of…

April 9, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Cool Other Stuff • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on A Great Family Vacation Spot We Bet You’ve Never Heard Of…

  Wouldn’t your children love a vacation on a real working farm? Where they could feed sheep and pigs, ride horses, milk a cow and gather eggs for their own breakfasts? And wouldn’t you love a comfortable, cozy inn with great rooms, three wholesome and...READ MORE

A Tradition Unlike Any Other… The Masters

April 7, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Remy’s Fantasy Golf World • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on A Tradition Unlike Any Other… The Masters

  Week 14 – April 6 – April 9th Tournament – The Masters Course – Augusta National GC, Augusta, GA  Par – 72 Yardage – 7,435 Defending Champion – Danny Willett Purse – $10,000,000    Our Contributors’ Week 14 Picks + Reasons Below…    Remy’s Pick...READ MORE

Ivy League Rejection Rates Increasing

April 6, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Dr. Lowe's Admissions Blog • Tags: , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Ivy League Rejection Rates Increasing

  By Admissions Expert, Dr. Paul Lowe “Some of America’s most exclusive colleges are becoming more exclusive” (WSJ – April1-2, 2017). According to recently published data in Business Insider, more qualified students are applying to Ivy League schools. This has resulted in even higher rejection...READ MORE

Bro of the Month – Hernan Hurtado of Mt. Kisco Smokehouse

April 5, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Bro of the Month • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Bro of the Month – Hernan Hurtado of Mt. Kisco Smokehouse

  Hernan Hurtado, Jr. is co-owner of Mt. Kisco Smokehouse in Greenwich. His business is an offshoot of the original Mt. Kisco Smokehouse in (guess where?) Mt. Kisco, which was started in 2000 by his father, Hernan, Sr. and two uncles. Now that the business...READ MORE

Meet Michelle Moskowitz – Mother of 3, Greenwich Sentinel Journalist

April 3, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Meet Michelle Moskowitz – Mother of 3, Greenwich Sentinel Journalist

    What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? What is your greatest wish for them? My favorite time of the day is when I am reading with my children at night. I am a reporter for the Greenwich...READ MORE

Meet Block Island’s Youngest Farmer

April 2, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Cool Other Stuff • Tags: , , , Comments Off on Meet Block Island’s Youngest Farmer

  Story published on sorhodeisland.com by Todd Corayer   It’s quite a lot of work, managing 17 acres of animals and a small business while staying focused on your education. Bailey Payne does all of that while playing two instruments and three sports, collecting and...READ MORE

Remy’s Fantasy Golf – Shell Houston Open

April 1, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Remy’s Fantasy Golf World • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Remy’s Fantasy Golf – Shell Houston Open

  Week 13 – March 30 – April 2nd Tournament – Shell Houston Open Course – GC of Houston, Houston, TX  Par – 72 Yardage – 7,441 Defending Champion – Jim Herman Purse – $7,000,000    Our Contributors’ Week 13 Picks + Reasons Below…    Remy’s...READ MORE

(S)He Started It!

March 29, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Marianne's Early Childhood Column • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on (S)He Started It!

  Nothing is more aggravating, discouraging, and guaranteed to set your nerves on total edge than listening to your children fight with each other. Nothing can make you question your parenting skills (and your sanity) more than the constant bickering or worse. Because we love...READ MORE

Celebrating Fred Wierdsma’s Life

March 27, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Bro of the Month, Education & Programs • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Celebrating Fred Wierdsma’s Life

  Memorial Service Honoring the Life of Fred Wierdsma Founder and First Headmaster of the Putnam Indian Field School Friday, March 31, 2017 4:00 PM Christ Church, Greenwich Fred’s family requests that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to the Putnam Indian Field School...READ MORE

The Ultimate Weekday Sleep-Away Camp!

March 24, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Education & Programs • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on The Ultimate Weekday Sleep-Away Camp!

  Each camp is different… WHO IS WITH MY CHILD ALL THE TIME AT CAMP? Supervision of your child is important for two main reasons: Safety must be insured. The staff taking care of your child must be worthy role models. Talk with the camp...READ MORE

Remy’s Fantasy Golf – The Match Play World Golf Championship

March 22, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Remy’s Fantasy Golf World • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Remy’s Fantasy Golf – The Match Play World Golf Championship

  Week 12 – March 22 – 26th Tournament – World Golf Championships, Match Play Course – Austin Country Club, Austin, TX  Par – 71 Yardage – 7,108 Defending Champion – Jason Day Purse – $9,750,000    Our Contributors’ Week 12 Picks + Reasons Below… ...READ MORE

Remy’s Fantasy Golf – Picks for the Arnold Palmer Invitational

March 16, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Remy’s Fantasy Golf World • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Remy’s Fantasy Golf – Picks for the Arnold Palmer Invitational

  Week 11 – March 16 – 19th Tournament – Arnold Palmer Invitational Course – Bay Hill Club, Orlando, FL  Par – 72 Yardage – 7,419  Defending Champion – Jason Day Purse – $8,700,000      Our Contributors’ Week 11 Picks + Reasons Below…   ...READ MORE

Happy Birthday to our Brilliant Managing Partner and Friend, Marianne!

March 14, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Marianne's Early Childhood Column • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Happy Birthday to our Brilliant Managing Partner and Friend, Marianne!

    A collection of Marianne’s very thoughtful columns here

Vermont and Art Lovers

March 12, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Vermont and Art Lovers

  Evocative New England landscape, by Jan Cook Mack.   24″ x 30″ oil on canvas, framed, “Chi’s Breath,” $2,800. Interested? Come see it at the Party with Moms HQ!   Contact – remy@partywithmoms.com  

Open House Tomorrow – Delightful Old Greenwich Gem!

March 11, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Open House Tomorrow – Delightful Old Greenwich Gem!

  12 Laddins Rock Rd, Old Greenwich 06870 Open House – Sunday, March 12th, 1 – 4 PM Charming, sophisticated, well-maintained and just minutes from the picturesque beach, Tod’s Point. Steps away from the train and the cutest town filled with shops and restaurants.  5...READ MORE

Remy’s Fantasy Golf – Week 10 Picks

March 10, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Remy’s Fantasy Golf World • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Remy’s Fantasy Golf – Week 10 Picks

  Week 10 – March 9 – 12th Tournament –  Valspar Championship, Mexico-Championship   Course – Innisbrook Resort (Copperhead), Palm Harbor, FL Par – 71 Yardage – 7,340 Defending Champion – Charl Schwartzel Purse – $6,300,000    Our Contributors’ Week 10 Picks + Reasons Below… ...READ MORE

Casting a Spell

March 9, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Casting a Spell

  Rosie was in her crib as her mother, Evelyn Wood finished emptying the dishwasher. The view from the kitchen was of a nondescript day, with a few birds singing a bit. Yet, Evelyn knew spring was coming and she adored thinking about spring. The...READ MORE

Mom of the Week Update!

March 8, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom Of The Week News • Tags: , , Comments Off on Mom of the Week Update!

  Dear Readers, We just wanted to let everyone know we have now created two categories for our Mom of the Week Page to separate interviews (our traditional MOTW interview) from news (featuring Moms of the Week, their events or businesses etc.) see below screen...READ MORE

Milbank Ave Open House Saturday, March 4th

March 3, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Milbank Ave Open House Saturday, March 4th

  Stunning new construction… 5 bedrooms, 7 full bathrooms, 4 fireplaces, 2 car garage, in town perfection! Open House from 2-4 PM, 303 Milbank Avenue Contact – Barbara Zaccagnini – 203 – 249 – 1454

Remy’s Fantasy Golf – Week 9 Picks, WGC in Mexico

March 2, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Remy’s Fantasy Golf World • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Remy’s Fantasy Golf – Week 9 Picks, WGC in Mexico

  Week 9 – March 2nd – 5th Tournament –  World Golf Championships, Mexico-Championship   Course – Club de Golf Chapultepec, Mexico City, Mexico Par – 71 Yardage – 7,330 Defending Champion – Adam Scott Purse – $9,750,000     Our Contributors’ Week 9 Picks...READ MORE

4 Crucial Mistakes to Avoid When Applying to Private Schools

March 2, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Dr. Lowe's Admissions Blog • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on 4 Crucial Mistakes to Avoid When Applying to Private Schools

  By Admissions Expert, Dr. Paul Lowe My team and I personally work with U.S. as well as international families (who reside in the U.S. or are abroad) during the private school application admissions process. We have worked with families from over 130 different countries...READ MORE

For All Those Who Have Asked or Wondered…

March 1, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Bro of the Month, Education & Programs • Tags: , , , Comments Off on For All Those Who Have Asked or Wondered…

  A Memorial Service for Fred Wierdsma will be held on Friday, March 31, 2017 at 4:00 PM at Christ Church in Greenwich. A reception at the Round Hill Club will follow. Join Fred’s family and friends in a celebration of his life. Party with...READ MORE

Putnam Indian Field School Tour Days

March 1, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Education & Programs • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Putnam Indian Field School Tour Days

  www.pifs.net

Mom of the Week – Cindy Milazzo, Gallery Owner & Entrepreneur

February 27, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Mom of the Week – Cindy Milazzo, Gallery Owner & Entrepreneur

  What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? I have 2 sweet boys. Sam is 14 and Owen is 10. We are an active family in the winter and summer time....READ MORE

How To Fix Landscape Puddles

February 26, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , , , , , Comments Off on How To Fix Landscape Puddles

  By Marty Olivieri, Owner of Oliveri Roofing April showers bring May flowers, right? Well, they can also bring landscape puddles and pools, which can seriously affect your home. If you’re finding pools of water in your front or backyard it may be time to...READ MORE

Remy’s Fantasy Golf – Week 8 Picks, Honda Classic

February 24, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Remy’s Fantasy Golf World • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Remy’s Fantasy Golf – Week 8 Picks, Honda Classic

  Week 8 – February 23 – 26th Tournament –  Honda Classic   Course – PGA National, Palm Beach Gardens, FL  Par – 70 Yardage – 7,140 Defending Champion – Adam Scott Purse – $6,400,000     Our Contributors’ Week 8 Picks + Reasons Below…   ...READ MORE

Campus Kids – A Terrific Experience for Your Children

February 24, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Education & Programs • Tags: , , , Comments Off on Campus Kids – A Terrific Experience for Your Children

  Campus Kids is a weekday sleep away camp for kids ages 8-15. They spend Monday thru Friday at the campus in Blairstown, NJ and are bussed home to spend weekends with their families. Camp activities include sports, fine and performing arts, fitness, swimming and...READ MORE

Vive La France and Friend of a Friend Consulting

February 23, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom Of The Week News • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Vive La France and Friend of a Friend Consulting

  Written by Marianne Riess Some destinations never grow old. For me, that destination is France. I am always happy to go back. In October of 2014, my husband and I took a trip to Paris and Normandy. We arrived and spent four days in...READ MORE

Remembering Joyce Grund

February 22, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Marianne's Early Childhood Column • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Remembering Joyce Grund

  Written by Marianne Riess Joyce was a social giant. Her easy smile projected warmth and good humor. She loved friends, fun, a good party and was obviously a veteran of many of them. She played many roles in her life: secretary, adventurer, wife, friend,...READ MORE

Remy’s Fantasy Golf – Week 7 Picks, Riviera

February 16, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Remy’s Fantasy Golf World • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Remy’s Fantasy Golf – Week 7 Picks, Riviera

  Week 7 – February 16 – 19th Tournament –  Genesis Open   Course – Riviera, Pacific Palisades, CA  Par – 71 Yardage – 7,322 Defending Champion – Bubba Watson Purse – $7,000,000     Our Contributors’ Week 7 Picks + Reasons Below…    Remy’s Pick...READ MORE

Mothers for Others Share the Love Campaign

February 16, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Giving Back, Uncategorized • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Mothers for Others Share the Love Campaign

  As we celebrate Valentine’s Day Week with special friends and family, please show your love for those little ones who are in need of extra attention in our community. Thanks to your support, in 2016, Mothers for Others expanded its role to a much needed diaper bank...READ MORE

MacInspires Offers Special Winter Break Workshops

February 14, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Education & Programs • Tags: , , , Comments Off on MacInspires Offers Special Winter Break Workshops

  3D Printing – Minecraft – Robotics  Ages 8 – 15 Schedule & Enrollment 37 W Putnam Avenue Greenwich, CT 06830  203 – 531 – 5720  www.macinspires.com  

Meet Tiffany Costanzo! Interior Designer, Amazing Cook, Loves Motherhood

February 13, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Meet Tiffany Costanzo! Interior Designer, Amazing Cook, Loves Motherhood

  What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? We have two boys, Henri, 5 and Leonardo, 2. I love to cook with them. We have lots of fun in the kitchen...READ MORE

Remy’s Fantasy Golf – Week 6 Picks @ Pebble Beach

February 9, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Remy’s Fantasy Golf World • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Remy’s Fantasy Golf – Week 6 Picks @ Pebble Beach

   Week 6 – February 9 – 12th Tournament –  AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am   Course – Pebble Beach – Pebble Beach, CA  Par – 71 Yardage – 6,816 Defending Champion – Vaughn Taylor Purse – $7,200,000       Our Contributors’ Week 6 Picks + Reasons...READ MORE

“A Family Valentine” Republished

February 9, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , , , , 2 comments

  originally published in February, 2014 During the Thanksgiving holiday, four-year-old John Colligan became tearful at every turn. He was feeling extra attached to his mother, Liz, and wanted to be with her all the time. She did make special times for each of her...READ MORE

Campus Kids – A Great Summer Camp Idea

February 8, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Education & Programs • Tags: , , , Comments Off on Campus Kids – A Great Summer Camp Idea

  Campus Kids is a “weekday sleep-away camp.” Your camper spends Monday through Friday at camp in Blairstown, NJ and comes home on weekends to share his or her adventures with the family. The camp provides transportation to (Mondays) and from (Fridays) camp, a perfect,...READ MORE

Why Your Company Should Advertise with partywithmoms.com

February 6, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Cool Other Stuff • Tags: , , , Comments Off on Why Your Company Should Advertise with partywithmoms.com

  Thousands of Fairfield County Moms read our original content every week. Our advertisers are promoted through thoughtful articles and exposure via our website and social media networks. We currently advertise for restaurants, educational programs, health and fitness services, home improvement and maintenance companies, and...READ MORE

A Holistic Approach to Health and Healing

February 4, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Health & Beauty • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on A Holistic Approach to Health and Healing

  Intelligent Body Wellness is the craniosacral therapy practice of Anna Korisch, located in Greenwich, CT. Anna is a Registered Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapist and Reiki Master. Her patients rave about her extensive knowledge of the body, her advanced training, and her keen intuition, all of...READ MORE

Remy’s Fantasy Golf – Week 5 Picks, Waste Management

February 3, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Remy’s Fantasy Golf World • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Remy’s Fantasy Golf – Week 5 Picks, Waste Management

  Week 5 – February 2 – 5th Tournament –  Waste Management Phoenix Open  Course – TPC Scottsdale – Phoenix, AZ Par – 71 Yardage – 7,216 Defending Champion – Hideki Matsuyama Purse – $6,700,000    Our Contributors’ Week 5 Picks + Reasons Below…   ...READ MORE

Need Super Bowl Refreshments?

February 2, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Need Super Bowl Refreshments?

  What could be better or easier for you and your guests at halftime than to enjoy some delicious smoked salmon from Mt. Kisco Smokehouse in Greenwich. Or snack on some of their seafood salads and other offerings throughout the game. Whether you are rooting...READ MORE

Groundhog Day

February 2, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Cool Other Stuff • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Groundhog Day

  Unfortunately, Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow in Pennsylvania, and predicted 6 more weeks of winter weather. But there was no sun in Southwestern Fairfield County at 7:30 AM, so Connecticut groundhogs saw no shadows. Party with Moms is rooting for an early Spring and...READ MORE

Introducing Boxcar Cantina’s Food Truck!

January 31, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Introducing Boxcar Cantina’s Food Truck!

  Let Boxcar come to you. Their new food truck is perfect for a party. As it rolls into your driveway, the staff will immediately start to prepare your favorite soft tacos, quesadillas, fajitas and anything else you find on their menu. They’ll also bring...READ MORE

Meet Lauren Cuneo of LC Home Interiors and Mother of 3 Boys

January 30, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Meet Lauren Cuneo of LC Home Interiors and Mother of 3 Boys

  What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them?   Honestly, just being silly together in a way that each of their personalities shine at the beach, at the movies, playing board...READ MORE

Remy’s Fantasy Golf – Week 4 Picks, Torrey Pines

January 27, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Remy’s Fantasy Golf World • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Remy’s Fantasy Golf – Week 4 Picks, Torrey Pines

  Week 4 – January 26 – 29nd Tournament – Farmers Insurance Open Course – Torrey Pines – La Jolia, CA Par – 72 Yardage – 7,698 Defending Champion – Brandt Snedeker Purse – $6,700,000    Our Contributors’ Week 4 Picks + Reasons Below…    Remy’s...READ MORE

Little Comforts

January 26, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , , , 0 comments

  Jane Hallowell was waking up slowly. She heard light speedy feet coming down the hall. In seconds, Rafe and Will were plastered against their mother. Jack, Jane’s husband was on a trip to London, the first one in several months. Gently patting her little...READ MORE

PIFS & Mothers for Others Partner to Help Children

January 24, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Giving Back • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on PIFS & Mothers for Others Partner to Help Children

  Putnam Indian Field School and Mothers for Others, get together to help local families. PIFS is sponsoring a diaper drive this week, January 23 – 27 to support Mothers for Others to provide supplies to families who need them. Caring for children is the...READ MORE

Women’s March in Washington and Everywhere Else

January 23, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom Of The Week News • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Women’s March in Washington and Everywhere Else

  Amazing to see women around the world come together in a peaceful protest. Party with Moms readers marched in Stamford, CT, Salt Lake City, UT, Washington DC, New York City, Chicago and Block Island, RI… and probably in many other places around the country...READ MORE

Remy’s Fantasy Golf – Week 3 Picks

January 20, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Remy’s Fantasy Golf World • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Remy’s Fantasy Golf – Week 3 Picks

  Week 3 – January 19 – 22nd Tournament – CareerBuilder Challenge Course – Stadium Course – La Quinta, CA Par – 72 Yardage – 7,113 Defending Champion – Jason Dufner Purse – $5,800,000   Our Contributors’ Week 3 Picks + Reasons Below…    Remy’s...READ MORE

Once there was a man who loved children…

January 19, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Marianne's Early Childhood Column • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Once there was a man who loved children…

written by Marianne Riess  … so much that he became a wonderful teacher, an unusual teacher, because he didn’t love books, and he didn’t love homework. He certainly didn’t love computers or video games. What he loved was to show children how to enjoy the...READ MORE

A Special Offer for Everyone…

January 15, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink • Tags: , , , , , , , , , Comments Off on A Special Offer for Everyone…

  Mention Party with Moms and receive 10% off your next order at Greco’s Bella Cucina / Express Pizza!   Here a few of Frank’s latest creations –       Offer valid through Super Bowl Sunday! 160 Hamilton Ave. Greenwich, CT 06830 203 –...READ MORE

Simple Times

January 12, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Marianne's Early Childhood Column • Tags: , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Simple Times

  Just before Christmas, Party with Moms republished one of Anne’s classic columns, “What Do Children Really Want?” Her point is that children relish the time and attention of a loving relative. I was reminded of the truth of her concept last week when our...READ MORE

Remy’s Fantasy Golf – Week 2 Picks

January 12, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Remy’s Fantasy Golf World • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Remy’s Fantasy Golf – Week 2 Picks

  Week 2 – January 12 – 15th Tournament – Sony Open Course – Waialae – Honolulu, HI Par – 70  Yardage – 7,044 Defending Champion – Fabian Gomez Purse – $6,000,000    Our Contributors’ Week 2 Picks + Reasons Below…    Remy’s Pick – Justin...READ MORE

Big Game Tonight… Make Your Pick

January 9, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Sports & Fitness • Tags: , , , , , , , , , 3 comments

  Which team will take home the College Football Championship? Alabama (14-0) v. Clemson (13-1) 8:00 PM on ESPN A REMATCH – Clemson is looking to avenge its 45 – 40 loss in the Championship last year. The Tide is a 6.5 point favorite. Predict...READ MORE

“Keeping Our Daughters Safe” with Sally Cadoux of Athena Personal Safety

January 7, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom Of The Week News, Sports & Fitness • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on “Keeping Our Daughters Safe” with Sally Cadoux of Athena Personal Safety

  A recent interview by Elise Zealand, published on, www.athenapersonalsafety.com   Sally Cadoux, founder of Athena Personal Safety in Westport, CT, has one of those handshakes that says: “I’m a super friendly person, but I could throw a mean strike to the carotid if I had...READ MORE

Remy’s Fantasy Golf World

January 5, 2017 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Remy’s Fantasy Golf World • Tags: , , , , , 1 comment

  Introducing our latest column of interest… Week 1 – January 5 – 8th Tournament – SBS Tournament of Champions Course – Kapalua – Maui, Hawaii Par – 73  Yardage – 7,452 Defending Champion – Jordan Spieth Purse – $6,100,000    Remy’s Rules – Every...READ MORE

What Do Children Really Want? (A Classic, Republished by Popular Demand)

December 22, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , , , , 2 comments

  This was Anne’s first Parenting Column ever, originally published in December, 2012 As young Mothers and Grandmothers gladly and wholeheartedly comb the earth to find a very special something for a little relative, they might be surprised to know they have this present already....READ MORE

Putnam Indian Field School in the Holiday Spirit

December 20, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Education & Programs, Giving Back • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Putnam Indian Field School in the Holiday Spirit

  For the last decade a tradition has been observed at PIFS. Families and staff support the families of Waterside School in Stamford during the holiday season by contributing to the purchase of Target gift cards. Waterside Head of School Jody Visage then distributes the...READ MORE

For Your Holiday Party – Delicous Antipasto Platter from Bella Cucina

December 19, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , , , , Comments Off on For Your Holiday Party – Delicous Antipasto Platter from Bella Cucina

  Here are a few of Frank Greco’s delectable antipasto creations…  You can also tell Frank what you like and he will customize anything for you… A perfect accompaniment to your cocktail hour… Frank also makes great hors d’oeuvres, pastas, main courses, as well as all...READ MORE

The Danger of Ice Dams

December 16, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , , , , , Comments Off on The Danger of Ice Dams

  By Marty Olivieri, Owner of Oliveri Roofing During the winter, not only should you be concerned about snow and ice accumulation on your roof system, but you should also keep an eye out for ice dams. Ice dams can cause serious damage to your...READ MORE

Couldn’t School Just Be Enough? Part 2 (Republished by Request)

December 15, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , 9 comments

  In case you missed Part 1  Quinn slept all night. His father had carried him up to his bed without awakening him. As the sun came up, Quinn was just beginning to stir. His father looked into his room just as Quinn sat up. “Hi...READ MORE

Mt. Kisco Smokehouse for Your Holiday Party

December 13, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Mt. Kisco Smokehouse for Your Holiday Party

  The holidays – always a time for delicious food, cozy drinks and a houseful of friends and relatives. Whether you are planning an office party, an open house or a family Christmas Eve, Mt. Kisco Smokehouse of Greenwich can help with delectable smoked fish...READ MORE

Meet Jolie Goldring from In The Know Experiences, Mother of Two!

December 12, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Meet Jolie Goldring from In The Know Experiences, Mother of Two!

  What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them?   My kids are 12 and 8. I love traveling with them and seeing them experience new places for the first time. Being...READ MORE

MONTEPICAZA – Fashion Brand, Opens 1st American Store in Greenwich

December 11, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Health & Beauty, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on MONTEPICAZA – Fashion Brand, Opens 1st American Store in Greenwich

  Montepicaza will open it’s doors on Thursday, December 15th, at 5:00 PM at 371 Greenwich Avenue. They will offer men’s and women’s fashion sportswear and accessories, wallets, bags, scarves and shoes. Montepicaza is a classic sportswear brand with artisanal flair and a level of...READ MORE

What do Matt Damon, Emma Watson and John Legend have in common?

December 8, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Dr. Lowe's Admissions Blog • Tags: , , , , , , , , Comments Off on What do Matt Damon, Emma Watson and John Legend have in common?

They are all Ivy Leaguers: Matt Damon (Harvard), Emma Watson (Brown), John Legend (UPenn),Julia Stiles (Columbia), Brian Hallisay (Cornell), Conan O’Brien (Harvard), Amanda Peet (Columbia), Ashley Judd (Harvard), Angela Bassett (Yale), Mindy Kaling (Dartmouth), Mira Sorvino (Harvard), Dean Cain (Princeton), Maggie Gyllenhaal (Columbia), Rashida Jones...READ MORE

Original Contemporary Dining Tables Available Through Party with Moms

December 7, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Original Contemporary Dining Tables Available Through Party with Moms

          About the Artist, Blair Cook: Summers of the 50’s and 60’s living in Bradford, Vermont nurtured the artist’s sensibilities and experimentation: building first workbench and treehouse, exploring third growth woodlands, pouring concrete for the first time to repair the barn...READ MORE

John David Pinto Now Performing at Private Parties throughout the Holidays!

December 6, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Bro of the Month, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on John David Pinto Now Performing at Private Parties throughout the Holidays!

      To Book, Contact : remy@partywithmoms.com 203 – 219 – 8233    www.johndavidpinto.com

Party with Moms @ Tengda Tomorrow – Sponsored by Val’s Putnam Wines

December 5, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Party with Moms @ Tengda Tomorrow – Sponsored by Val’s Putnam Wines

  Taste delicious wines & enjoy Tengda’s fantastic hors d’oeuvres! 21 Field Point Road – Greenwich, CT  203 – 625 – 5338 www.tengdaasianbistrogroup.com

Dance It Out Today @ Arthur Murray to Kickoff the Holiday Stroll Weekend

December 3, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Dance It Out Today @ Arthur Murray to Kickoff the Holiday Stroll Weekend

  Arthur Murray Grande Ballroom hosts Billy Blanks, Jr. (Dr. Oz, Shark Tank) who will be giving a free class each day. Great for kids and grown up kids! Saturday, December 3rd – 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM  Sunday, December 4th – 12:00 – 1:00 PM Suggested...READ MORE

Couldn’t School Just Be Enough? (Republished by Request)

December 1, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , , , , 12 comments

  Rosie and Quinn were very good friends. Both children were in Mrs. Randall’s Nursery class at the Little Farm School. They had been in class together last year as well and were overjoyed to be sharing another year of school together. Given free time,...READ MORE

Boxcar Cantina – Always a Great Choice

November 30, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Boxcar Cantina – Always a Great Choice

  Dinner at Boxcar Cantina is always fun. Even on a Tuesday night, there is a lively crowd, both in the dining room and the bar. The wait staff is unfailingly friendly and attentive. You can’t beat their Super Chief Margaritas – they are delicious....READ MORE

Considering a Trip? Introducing Friend of a Friend Consulting

November 29, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom Of The Week News • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Considering a Trip? Introducing Friend of a Friend Consulting

Written by Marianne Riess Who wouldn’t love a carefree, hassle-free, worry free trip abroad? Just jump on a magic carpet with all arrangements made and go… Not as impossible as it sounds. The magic carpet is named Friend of a Friend Consulting, run by travel...READ MORE

Meet Amanda Naqvi, Creative & Fearless Entrepreneur and Mom of 3!

November 28, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week, Uncategorized • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Meet Amanda Naqvi, Creative & Fearless Entrepreneur and Mom of 3!

  What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? I love being creative with my little ones. One of my greatest joys is helping my children’s creativity and dreams develop. Whether it’s...READ MORE

The U.S. Supreme Court’s Decision Will Affect College Admissions Decisions

November 23, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Dr. Lowe's Admissions Blog • Tags: , , , , , , , , Comments Off on The U.S. Supreme Court’s Decision Will Affect College Admissions Decisions

  On June 23, 2016, the U.S. Supreme Court upheld its previous rulings that colleges and universities have the right to consider diversity and to include race as a factor in its holistic review process. The Court’s decision empowers colleges and universities to promote both...READ MORE

Thanksgiving at PIFS – Not Your Ordinary School Lunch

November 23, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Education & Programs • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Thanksgiving at PIFS – Not Your Ordinary School Lunch

  Parents walking their children through the door of the Putnam Indian Field School on the Tuesday morning before Thanksgiving always pause and ask, “What smells so good? Smells like Thanksgiving!” And so it does, thanks to Nolda Joseph, longtime kitchen manager and cook. Along...READ MORE

Holiday Stroll Events, “Dance It Out,” GreenwichVIP.com Launches!

November 22, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Giving Back, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Holiday Stroll Events, “Dance It Out,” GreenwichVIP.com Launches!

A LIVE NATIVITY SCENE LIVE MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT TENT FOOD TRUCKS ICE SCULPTURE DEMONSTRATIONS HORSE DRAWN CARRIAGE RIDES Visit live reindeer and take photos with Santa at Sam Bridge Nursery from November 25th to December 24th – $5 of every photo will be donated to Kids...READ MORE

Meet Michele Moonan, Mom of 2, Fashion Expert, Creator of seedlinginc.com

November 21, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Meet Michele Moonan, Mom of 2, Fashion Expert, Creator of seedlinginc.com

    What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them?   What I love to do most with my girls is explore & seek out new adventures. Whether that means travel, taking...READ MORE

Pre & Post Turkey Day Festivities at Pinot’s Palette – Stamford

November 18, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Pre & Post Turkey Day Festivities at Pinot’s Palette – Stamford

Wednesday, November 23, 7-9 PM Wine 30% off on Wednesdays! Friday, November 25, 11-4 PM Paint whatever you want on 8×8 canvases, only $15! Saturday, November 26 – Family Day – 10 – Noon Bring the kids, share a canvas with your kid, $35!     ...READ MORE

Late Nights in Spain

November 17, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Marianne's Early Childhood Column • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Late Nights in Spain

  Before leaving on a recent trip to Spain, we were warned: Spaniards don’t eat lunch until 2, and no one eats dinner before 9:00 PM! Since my husband and I are early risers, and not big breakfast eaters, I knew some adjusting was going...READ MORE

Gorgeous In Town Penthouse For Sale

November 14, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Gorgeous In Town Penthouse For Sale

  11 Lafayette Court #6 A Greenwich, CT 06830 1 bd, 1 full ba, ½ ba, 1,117 sq. ft $749,000 Spectacular views of Long Island Sound from this beautiful 6th floor unit in exclusive Lafayette Court in lovely downtown Greenwich. Set on a charming tree-lined...READ MORE

More Vignettes by Anne

November 3, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , , , , 1 comment

  Tender Thoughts John collected a few small pinecones with his babysitter Mary. He put them in his small wooden treasure box in his room along with the smooth blue button his friend Rosie gave him. The box also contained a pair of chopsticks, still...READ MORE

Zelenz Auto Body Shop – Quality, Professionalism, State of the Art Equipment

November 2, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Zelenz Auto Body Shop – Quality, Professionalism, State of the Art Equipment

  Approved by all insurance companies Assistance with insurance claims Earth-friendly waterborne & highest quality paint Towing, courtesy shuttle & rentals available I-CAR Certified Contact Zelenz for your free estimate 37 Sherwood Ave, Greenwich, CT 203-869-1414 zelenz1@optimum.net www.zelenzautobodyrepair.com

Party with Moms Fourth Annual Golf Outing is Less Than a Week Away!

November 1, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Giving Back, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Party with Moms Fourth Annual Golf Outing is Less Than a Week Away!

  We still have room for golfers, lunchers and bidders… Contact – Remy@partywithmoms.com  or cell 203 – 219 – 8233 Awesome prizes, over 10 raffle items and 20 auction items including photography packages, restaurant gift cards, wine and cocktail tastings in your home, golf lessons,...READ MORE

Tengda Asian Bistro – So Many Delicious Dishes to Choose from…

October 28, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Tengda Asian Bistro – So Many Delicious Dishes to Choose from…

  If you like creative sushi, order the Magical Roll – spicy crunchy tuna, cucumber, and rice, topped with smoked eel, sweet shrimp, avocado, tobiko and scallions, and drizzled with chef’s special sauce. Definitely an unreal taste experience. If you are hungry, you will love...READ MORE

What College Athletic Coaches Are Looking For When Recruiting – Part 2

October 27, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Dr. Lowe's Admissions Blog • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on What College Athletic Coaches Are Looking For When Recruiting – Part 2

  By Dr. Paul Lowe Admissions and Athletic Recruiting Expert You have been playing your sport for 5-10 years and you want to be recruited or even better, recruited and receive that four-year athletic scholarship from a top choice college. Don’t sell yourself short. My...READ MORE

Party with Moms Introduces Creative New Furniture Designs

October 25, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Party with Moms Introduces Creative New Furniture Designs

  “lithic wiff waff,” table by artist Blair Cook – 4’0″ x  8’0″ x 30″ high, ½” thick tempered glass top ($7,500). A beautiful outdoor/indoor table in lightweight cast concrete, to be used for dining, entertaining and even table tennis (also available with regulation size...READ MORE

Meet Laurie Stefanowicz – VP & Managing Partner, Catamount Wealth Mgt.

October 24, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Meet Laurie Stefanowicz – VP & Managing Partner, Catamount Wealth Mgt.

  What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? I am the proud mom of two beautiful girls, Ellie (9) and Maisie (6). I love to be active with them whether it’s...READ MORE

Dr. T’s Greenwich Dental Practice Raises Breast Cancer Awareness & Funds

October 21, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Giving Back, Health & Beauty • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Dr. T’s Greenwich Dental Practice Raises Breast Cancer Awareness & Funds

  By Dr. George Tsangaroulis Greenwich Family & Cosmetic Dentistry  Breast cancer is the most common cancer in women worldwide, and it takes center stage every October. Finding anyone whose life has not been touched by breast cancer in some way is nearly impossible. Dr....READ MORE

What College Athletic Coaches Are Looking For When Recruiting – Part 1

October 20, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Dr. Lowe's Admissions Blog • Tags: , , , , , , , , Comments Off on What College Athletic Coaches Are Looking For When Recruiting – Part 1

  By Dr. Paul Lowe Admissions and Athletic Recruiting Expert You have been playing your sport for 5-10 years and you want to be recruited or even better, recruited and receive that four-year athletic scholarship from a top choice college. Don’t sell yourself short. My...READ MORE

Pecora Brothers, Inc: A Construction Company That Does It All

October 19, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Pecora Brothers, Inc: A Construction Company That Does It All

  Pecora Brothers, Inc. is a family-owned custom home building and general construction company located in Greenwich, Connecticut, servicing all of Fairfield County and the surrounding areas as well as New Hampshire and Rhode Island. Pecora Brothers has been in business for over 20 years,...READ MORE

Pinot’s Palette Expands to Norwalk – Always Perfect for Kids’ Birthdays!

October 18, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Pinot’s Palette Expands to Norwalk – Always Perfect for Kids’ Birthdays!

  Thanks to the support of so many enthusiastic painters, Pinot’s Palette is expanding again! Pinot’s Palette Mamaroneck is up and running and their brand new studio in Norwalk will open this week on Thursday, October 20th with an inaugural party from 6 – 9...READ MORE

“Learn more about why I’m here to fight for you” Social Fundraiser Thursday

October 17, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , , , Comments Off on “Learn more about why I’m here to fight for you” Social Fundraiser Thursday

Please Join Mary Himes and Special Guest Congressman Jim Himes at their home for a fundraiser to benefit Dita Bhargava for State Representative Thursday, October 20th 7:00PM – 9:00PM 197 Valley Road Cos Cob, CT Suggested Contribution: $250, $100 or $50 Please RSVP to Kyle Buda at...READ MORE

In Honor of Columbus, the Ultimate Bro, our Hoodies are just $14.92

October 10, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Cool Other Stuff • Tags: , , , , , , , , Comments Off on In Honor of Columbus, the Ultimate Bro, our Hoodies are just $14.92

  Treat yourself or a friend to an incredibly cozy Party with Moms Hoodie! All hoodies over 50% off thanks to this legend!   Shop All Hoodies Now…  

Dita for Greenwich! A BRILLIANT Breath of Fresh Air…

October 10, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom Of The Week News • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Dita for Greenwich! A BRILLIANT Breath of Fresh Air…

  Click here to support the campaign with a contribution www.ditaforgreenwich.com                

Craniosacral Therapy with Anna Korisch – Gain Relief from Pain or Stress

October 7, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Health & Beauty, Mom Of The Week News • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Craniosacral Therapy with Anna Korisch – Gain Relief from Pain or Stress

  Anna Korisch, a recent Mom of the Week, is a Registered Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapist. She has a Masters Degree in Psychology from NYU. Her practice is located at 4 Davenport Place, right off Steamboat Road in downtown Greenwich. Anna describes Craniosacral Therapy as a...READ MORE

Fall Dance Happenings at Arthur Murray Greenwich

October 6, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Health & Beauty • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Fall Dance Happenings at Arthur Murray Greenwich

  Have fun, exercise and learn a new skill at Arthur Murray Ballroom… 6 Lewis Street Ballroom Dancing, Latin Dancing, and so much more… Special Fall Dance Offer : First Lesson is Free for New Students! Friendly, Welcoming, and Talented Staff Call 203-769-1800 to get...READ MORE

For Mothers and Daughters, Women and Girls – Be Prepared, Not Scared

October 4, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Health & Beauty • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on For Mothers and Daughters, Women and Girls – Be Prepared, Not Scared

  Athena Personal Safety Training empowers women of all ages with life-saving, personal safety education based on awareness, leadership, prevention and self-reliance training. Athena has redefined wellness by including personal safety as a women’s top priority for overall well-being. A woman’s personal safety is as...READ MORE

In-Store Tastings Today @ Both Val’s Locations!

October 1, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on In-Store Tastings Today @ Both Val’s Locations!

    Prosecco tasting at Val’s flagship store – Try the #1 selling Prosecco in Italy, Valdo! Saturday, October 1st 4 – 7 PM Meet Vanessa Alward from Gallo Wines who will be pouring Chateau Souverain Chardonnay and Chateau Souverain Cabernet Sauvignon at Val’s new...READ MORE

Beginnings x 2

September 29, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , , , 3 comments

  On the first day of school, Mrs. Gallagher stood at the door of nursery school, greeting families, some new and others very familiar. She remembered us from our interview. “Sheila and Charlie, we’re so happy to have you.” I smiled and Charlie said, “Remember...READ MORE

Open Invitation to Campaign Event from Dita Bhargava

September 28, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Open Invitation to Campaign Event from Dita Bhargava

  Written by Dita Bhargava, Candidate for State Reprsentative As the mother of a daughter, I’m committed to ensuring women and girls in our community are treated with respect and empowered to achieve their dreams. That’s why I co-founded The Parity Partnership–a grassroots nonpartisan organization...READ MORE

MacInspires in Greenwich

September 28, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Education & Programs • Tags: , , , Comments Off on MacInspires in Greenwich

  Locally owned and operated, specializing in computer repair, education, and problem solving. Efficient repair services that are guaranteed After school STEAM education (calendar here) and kids vacation camps Excellent at solving problems, simple or complex for homes and businesses Creative thinking and exceptional customer...READ MORE

Anniversary Event at Terra, a Party with Moms Favorite…

September 27, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink, Giving Back, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Anniversary Event at Terra, a Party with Moms Favorite…

  Terra Ristorante, the renowned Italian restaurant in the heart of downtown Greenwich, celebrates its 25th year in business on Thursday, October 6, 2016. In honor of this milestone, the restaurant will host a cocktail party from 5 – 7 PM, offering complimentary hors d’oeuvres and...READ MORE

Meet Hayley Skurowski – Creator of Curation, must-see pop up in Greenwich

September 26, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Meet Hayley Skurowski – Creator of Curation, must-see pop up in Greenwich

  What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them?  We have 1 daughter who is 4 years old. We love to go on adventures locally and all around the world! She is...READ MORE

Specials for Rosh Hashanah & Yom Kippur from Mt. Kisco Smokehouse

September 24, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Specials for Rosh Hashanah & Yom Kippur from Mt. Kisco Smokehouse

Mt. Kisco Smokehouse in Greenwich has some great smoked fish for your dinners. They offer the finest, premium hand-sliced smoked Scotch salmon and Nova around as well as specialty smoked sturgeon, smoked sable, trout and herring and whitefish salad. Better still, let Mt. Kisco Smokehouse...READ MORE

The Parity Partnership Holds Greenwich Event

September 23, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Education & Programs, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , , , Comments Off on The Parity Partnership Holds Greenwich Event

  A community conversation about “empowering girls by focusing on the need to be brave, rather than perfect,” will be held Friday, September 30th from 3 – 5 PM at the Second Congregational Church in Greenwich. The event will feature Reshma Saujani, CEO and co-founder...READ MORE

Are You Really Ready for the College Admissions Season?

September 22, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Dr. Lowe's Admissions Blog • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Are You Really Ready for the College Admissions Season?

  Admissions officers are talented and committed professionals who make decisions based on a comprehensive and holistic understanding of an applicant and how he or she will contribute to their institution’s mission. They are committed to expanding a diverse applicant pool by reviewing every detail...READ MORE

Party with Moms Golf Classic – New Date!

September 21, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Giving Back, Parties & Events, Sports & Fitness • Tags: , , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Party with Moms Golf Classic – New Date!

Dear Friends, We were all so disappointed that the course had to close on Monday due to terrible weather and we couldn’t host our annual Party with Moms Golf Classic. Luckily we have been able to reschedule it for Monday, November 7th, at a better...READ MORE

Searching for Special Teachers All Over the World

September 15, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Marianne's Early Childhood Column • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Searching for Special Teachers All Over the World

  I read that Albert Camus, French author, philosopher and winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1957, afterwards wrote a thank you letter to a teacher from his elementary school years in Algeria. Camus told Louis Germain that when he won the prize,...READ MORE

Mom of the Week, Sally Cadoux, Founder of Athena Personal Safety Training

September 12, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Mom of the Week, Sally Cadoux, Founder of Athena Personal Safety Training

  What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? We have always been a very active family! Early on, we found being outside and engaged with physical activity fostered a healthy blend...READ MORE

A Few Little Vignettes

September 8, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , , 5 comments

  Beauty A little girl was slowly following a butterfly in her garden. When it rested on a blossom, the little girl said, “You are beautiful. Thank you.” So wise and so exactly perfect. Beauty is something we are all so grateful for. Beauty changes...READ MORE

Party with Moms Golf Classic – Three Weeks Away!!!

August 29, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Giving Back, Parties & Events, Sports & Fitness • Tags: , , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Party with Moms Golf Classic – Three Weeks Away!!!

Foursomes, Threesomes, Twosomes, Singles all welcome. Don’t play golf but still want to be a part of this year’s event? Join us for our open bar & lunch party from 1-3 PM at the 19th hole. We will have our live auction, and give away many...READ MORE

Your WOW FACTOR Makes the Difference in College Acceptance

August 18, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Dr. Lowe's Admissions Blog • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Your WOW FACTOR Makes the Difference in College Acceptance

  As college admissions becomes increasingly more competitive, admissions officers and committees look beyond high GPAs, high standardized test scores, ESEs (expensive summer experiences) and seemingly amazing, but generic essays. Dr. Lowe and his team have developed the Wow Factor Admissions Concept. What’s your personal...READ MORE

Summer Lunch at Tengda

August 16, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink • Tags: , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Summer Lunch at Tengda

  You can’t beat the lunch options at Tengda. If you are hungry, the Bento boxes will fill you up with delicious food. Here are two Bento Box possibilities: Ribeye Teriyaki and Shrimp/Vegetable Tempura. Both offer more than you can eat – they include; potstickers,...READ MORE

Entertaining? Frank Greco Offers a One of a Kind Catering Experience

August 15, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Entertaining? Frank Greco Offers a One of a Kind Catering Experience

  Frank creates custom food and drink for your private parties. Delicious cuisine, experienced servers, rentals and alcohol are all provided on location at your venue of choice. Frank described a recent catering event, held to honor volunteer moms at the end of a school...READ MORE

Hamilton: History Made New

August 11, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Marianne's Early Childhood Column • Tags: , , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Hamilton: History Made New

  Our annual vacation to Block Island this year had a new twist: my NYC grandsons (Axel, just shy of 10 and Owen, 8) were traveling with us. I wondered how to keep them amused during the 2½ hour car trip to the ferry. Knowing...READ MORE

Marianne’s Lovely Evening at Terra

August 9, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Marianne’s Lovely Evening at Terra

  On a beautiful evening last week, we decided last minute to have dinner at Terra. Since it is August and half of Greenwich seems to be away, we were able to get a table outside. The breeze was delightful and terrace quiet compared to...READ MORE

Bro of the Month – Block Island Legend, Tom Mahoney

August 8, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Bro of the Month • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Bro of the Month – Block Island Legend, Tom Mahoney

  Tom Mahoney may very well be the most popular person on Block Island. All the people who live there know him. Mentioning his name always brings a smile and an “I love Tom,” whether you are talking to a waitress, a realtor, a storeowner,...READ MORE

Dougie’s Standby – A New Look and New Lunch Specials

August 2, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Dougie’s Standby – A New Look and New Lunch Specials

  Dougie’s looks fresh and bright, thanks to some new coats of interior paint. The red and white motif is clean and cheery. What a nice change. Dougie’s is also featuring a lunch special every day. Today’s is tuna and avocado, with lettuce & tomato...READ MORE

Pinata Party

July 14, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Pinata Party

  Billy couldn’t wait for his best friend’s birthday party. He had a little collection of presents and he knew Teddy would love them: a piece of green string, a small white shell, a pinecone, a shiny dime and a small picture of the two...READ MORE

A Greenwich Landmark Your Kids Will Love Too

July 8, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on A Greenwich Landmark Your Kids Will Love Too

  One of our favorite places in Greenwich is the Sam Bridge Nursery. Whether you are buying flats of annuals for your cutting garden, herbs for use all summer, or perennials that will last a lifetime, Sam Bridge Nursery is your place. You can count...READ MORE

The Life-Changing Experience of Cleaning Up

June 30, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Marianne's Early Childhood Column • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on The Life-Changing Experience of Cleaning Up

  Many 3 and 4-year olds enter nursery school with no concept of cleaning up. At home, they have dolls, art materials, costumes, trains, trucks, balls, puzzles, games, books. They play everyday. Why are they so unfamiliar with clean up? One answer? Someone else is...READ MORE

Exterior Cleaning Services by Fairfield County Safe Wash

June 29, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Exterior Cleaning Services by Fairfield County Safe Wash

  Summer means outdoor entertaining… How does your home look? Is there mildew on your siding? Is your roof covered with lichen or algae? Patios or walkways looking dull and dirty? Fairfield County Safe Wash can help. Power washing is not always the best option....READ MORE

Congratulations to the Cavs & Dustin Johnson – 2 First Time Major Champs

June 21, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Sports & Fitness • Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Congratulations to the Cavs & Dustin Johnson – 2 First Time Major Champs

  The Cavs are the first team in NBA history to comeback from a 3-1 deficit, the team with the best record in regular season history and the defending champs, the Golden State Warriors. Very cool to see Lebron bring a championship to his hometown,...READ MORE

Olivieri Roofing @ Work…

June 17, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Olivieri Roofing @ Work…

  Contact Marty for your free estimate. Olivieri Roofing is fully licensed and insured.  Experts in Residential & Commercial Roofs! www.olivieriroofing.com  203 – 531 – 1340 (CT) 914 – 422 – 0527 (NY)

How To Read To Your Young Child

June 16, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Marianne's Early Childhood Column • Tags: , , , , , , , 3 comments

  Most parents are well aware of the value of reading aloud to young children. When they are read lots of good stories, children fall in love with books and become lifelong readers. Yet parents can go further and turn passive listening into involved participation,...READ MORE

Pinot Palette’s Art Enrichment Camp – A Different Experience for Your Child

June 15, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Education & Programs • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Pinot Palette’s Art Enrichment Camp – A Different Experience for Your Child

  Summer Art Enrichment Classes are better than ever at Pinot’s Palette, Stamford. Each day will be a journey of artistic discovery, creativity and wonder. Painting and crafts a part of each week. Four great weeks, each with a different theme – Sign up for...READ MORE

Mom of the Week – Dita Bhargava, A Voice for Positive Change in CT

June 13, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Mom of the Week – Dita Bhargava, A Voice for Positive Change in CT

  What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? My children are my greatest joy! At ages 7 and 5, they keep me on my toes. My husband and I encourage our...READ MORE

9 Things High School Rising Seniors Should Be Doing Now For Admissions

June 9, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Dr. Lowe's Admissions Blog • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on 9 Things High School Rising Seniors Should Be Doing Now For Admissions

  Plan, plan and plan. “By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.” – Benjamin Franklin “A goal without a plan is just a wish.” – Antoine de Saint-Exupéry Or as Yogi Berra put it:     Common App. Prepare for The Common App...READ MORE

Party with Moms Golf Classic Date & Venue Announced!

June 6, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Giving Back, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Party with Moms Golf Classic Date & Venue Announced!

  SAVE THE DATE… Our Fourth Annual Party with Moms Golf Classic will be held on Monday, September 19th at The E.G.B. Golf Course in Stamford, CT (same venue as last year). We hope you will join us for an awesome day! Golf begins @...READ MORE

No Flies on Me

June 2, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , , 3 comments

  “Rebecca, they aren’t organic!! Don’t go near those carrots!” Paige barked to her daughter at the grocery store. “I can’t look at carrots anymore?” “Looking becomes touching and that’s a big no no!” Rebecca looked carefully from the organic to non-organic carrots, trying to...READ MORE

Excellent Local Auto Repair & Detailing

June 2, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Excellent Local Auto Repair & Detailing

Is your car looking a little tired and dull after the winter? Treat it to a Summer Cleaning at Zelenz Brothers Auto Body Shop. They always do a spectacular job of detailing. A family business for over 100 years, Zelenz Brothers provides fair and honest...READ MORE

Pecora Brothers & Greenwich Properties: High-Quality Builders & Property Management

May 25, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Pecora Brothers & Greenwich Properties: High-Quality Builders & Property Management

  Pecora Brothers is a full service residential and commercial construction and management company. This family-owned business by Joseph and Sylvester Pecora, is Greenwich based and boasts 20 years of experience. Pecora Brothers specializes in New Home Construction Home Renovations Commercial Construction Building Maintenance They...READ MORE

Mt. Kisco Smokehouse on Mason Street, Greenwich – Simply the Best

May 24, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Mt. Kisco Smokehouse on Mason Street, Greenwich – Simply the Best

Mt. Kisco offers handcrafted seafood smoked to perfection, including Smoked Salmon, Sable, Sturgeon, White Fish and Trout., wonderful salad spreads of baked salmon, smoked tuna, smoked shrimp, mussels and herring with cream and onions. Party with Moms’ personal favorite is great for either breakfast, brunch...READ MORE

Meet Penny Goffman, Mother of 2, Owner of Jolie Gotique

May 23, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Meet Penny Goffman, Mother of 2, Owner of Jolie Gotique

  What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them?  I have two healthy and active children. My son Jaden is 4 and my daughter Jolie is 7. As a family we are...READ MORE

The Family Vacation (Republished)

May 19, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Carol's Mindful Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on The Family Vacation (Republished)

The family vacation, an American tradition. Whether it involves renting a house on Cape Cod, taking a trip to Disney World, or all piling into the family car or RV, it usually implies more togetherness than families experience any other time of the year. Spending...READ MORE

Dougie’s Standby – The Busiest Place Around

May 18, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Dougie’s Standby – The Busiest Place Around

  A little spot on the Greenwich/Port Chester border, Dougie’s continues to feed the world. In the morning, we love their sausage, egg and cheese (ask for cheddar) on a roll, accompanied by their delicious fresh-brewed Colombian coffee. For lunch, it’s hard to choose between...READ MORE

Mom of the Week, Anitra Brooks to Perform at the Town Party!

May 16, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom Of The Week News, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Mom of the Week, Anitra Brooks to Perform at the Town Party!

  Don’t miss the most original singer/songwriter, Anitra Brooks, to star at the Greenwich Town Party! Saturday May 28, 2016 Anitra will come on @ 12:20 PM – 12:45 PM on the Town Stage Roger Sherman Baldwin Park, Greenwich CT Mom of the Week interview...READ MORE

From Bella Cucina to Your Table

May 13, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on From Bella Cucina to Your Table

  A Delicious Dinner with Something for Everyone A family dinner for 3 adults and 3 children, with varying tastes and preferences and no time to cook… Bella Cucina offered many options. For the adults, we chose chicken scarpariello – tender pieces of chicken, spicy...READ MORE

Some Thoughts on Books for Girls

May 12, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Marianne's Early Childhood Column • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Some Thoughts on Books for Girls

  Ages ago, when I was an English teacher at what was then Central Jr. High, the rule of thumb for our department was that you never chose a book for the class which featured a girl protagonist. The theory: boys would not read about...READ MORE

Planting Day, at Last!

May 11, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Education & Programs • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Planting Day, at Last!

  The sky was bright, the sun was finally shining and the children of Putnam Indian Field School spilled out of the classrooms eager to plant the seedlings they’d started inside many weeks before. Different classes had different assignments, but by the time the last...READ MORE

Need a Spring Cleaning? Let Westchester Corporate Cleaning Do the Job for You

May 10, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Need a Spring Cleaning? Let Westchester Corporate Cleaning Do the Job for You

  Whether your office, restaurant, school or residence needs daily cleaning, weekly or monthly service or just a one-time scrubbing, you can count on WCC for top-notch cleaning at unbeatable rates. WCC trains and supervises its employees in the use of environmentally friendly cleaning products....READ MORE

Meet Anna Korisch – Craniosacral Therapist, Creator of Intelligent Body Wellness

May 9, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Health & Beauty, Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Meet Anna Korisch – Craniosacral Therapist, Creator of Intelligent Body Wellness

  What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? My daughter is four. Oftentimes, we are not doing much: reading a book or cooking, or hanging out in the park, but what...READ MORE

Simplicity Rules (A Classic Revisited)

May 5, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , , , , 3 comments

  The late day sun felt great in the play yard of Little Farm Nursery School. The day had that perfect Thursday afternoon feeling. Children and parents were getting into cars. “Could you and Timmy come over for an early supper tonight? Mike won’t be...READ MORE

Cinco de Mayo @ Boxcar Cantina! Where Else?

May 4, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Cinco de Mayo @ Boxcar Cantina! Where Else?

  Their world-famous margaritas, made with pure, fresh juice and the finest tequila are the best. Homemade quacamole and chips served with cilantro-infused salsa complement the cocktail experience. And the nachos, topped with cheese, olives, scallions, tomatoes, jalapenos with the option to add chicken or...READ MORE

Greenwich Art Gala Opening Night Party, Friday May 6th!

May 3, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Giving Back, Mom Of The Week News, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Greenwich Art Gala Opening Night Party, Friday May 6th!

  Mom of the Week Jen Danzi, has a new extraordinary event, the Greenwich Art Gala to benefit Haiti. Opening night party on May 6th at an elegant home on Winding Lane. Click for details and to reserve. Enter promo code PWM for a 50%...READ MORE

Creating Young Artists and Philanthropists at Putnam Indian Field School

May 2, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Education & Programs, Giving Back • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Creating Young Artists and Philanthropists at Putnam Indian Field School

  The weather was spectacular on Saturday, April 30th and so was the Putnam Indian Field School Annual Art Show. Eager children tugged at parents’ hands, pulling them into the school to view their creations, which were the culmination of almost a year of work...READ MORE

What’s Happening at Val’s?

April 29, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , , , , Comments Off on What’s Happening at Val’s?

  Friday, April 29th, 5 – 8 PM Peter Ravetto from Quintessential will be offering – New Age White Wine from Argentina – refreshing, vivacious, sensual Henry’s Drive Morse Code Chardonnay, Australia – clean, linear, crisp Chateau Ferry Lacombe Mira Rose, Provence – delicate, well-balanced...READ MORE

Mother’s Day Weekend @ Pinot’s Palette

April 27, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Mother’s Day Weekend @ Pinot’s Palette

  Do Something Different for Mother’s Day This Year!  Pinot’s Palette Stamford is offering a special Mother’s Day Weekend Schedule. Bring Mom breakfast in bed and then head to their Harbor Point Road studio for painting fun for the entire family. As Pinot’s says, “Paint,...READ MORE

PIFS Long Term Commitment to the Environment is Honored

April 25, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Education & Programs • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on PIFS Long Term Commitment to the Environment is Honored

  Putnam Indian Field School has been recognized by the State of Connecticut for its long-term commitment to providing environmental and sustainability education, improving the health and wellness of their students and staff, and reducing environmental impact and cost. PIFS is excited to continue this...READ MORE

Prevention is the Best Remedy for Lyme, West Nile and Zika

April 22, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Health & Beauty • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Prevention is the Best Remedy for Lyme, West Nile and Zika

It’s Spring – mosquitoes and ticks are emerging, bringing with them Lyme and West Nile Disease. Going south for vacation, what about the Zika Virus? Consider NATURE’S CLOAK, an all-natural, plant-based mosquito and tick repellent. Made by Greenwich’s Turtle Moon Health, Nature’s Cloak is kid...READ MORE

Their Own Little World

April 21, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , , , 2 comments

  Ozzie was waking up. His four-year old eyes looked at his Grandfather’s blue bottle sitting on a white shelf by his window. He loved looking at this bottle every morning. As the morning light passed through it, he realized there was another bit of blue...READ MORE

Special Mother’s Day Treat for Party with Moms Readers!

April 21, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom Of The Week News • Tags: , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Special Mother’s Day Treat for Party with Moms Readers!

  Moms, treat yourself or another lovely lady in your life (grandma, sister?)! Visit Classic Kids Photography on Greenwich Avenue for a mini (short but oh so sweet!) shoot and receive a FREE 5 x 7, fine art print. $200. You will pay less than...READ MORE

Greco’s Bella Cucina – A Gem of Homestyle Italian Cuisine in Chickahominy

April 12, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Greco’s Bella Cucina – A Gem of Homestyle Italian Cuisine in Chickahominy

It’s not just a pizza place, although Frank and Mike Greco will make you any kind of pizza you can dream up. It’s more than a deli, although they have the freshest, best cold cuts and imported cheeses. Their special sandwiches are delicious, as are...READ MORE

Meet Annie Schreck, Mother of 4, Co-Founder of Tiny Tots Consignment

April 10, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Meet Annie Schreck, Mother of 4, Co-Founder of Tiny Tots Consignment

  What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them?   My favorite days are when we get to have tea and read aloud. That doesn’t always happen, but when it does, it’s...READ MORE

Mt. Kisco Smokehouse – The Finest Smoked Seafood Around

April 9, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Mt. Kisco Smokehouse – The Finest Smoked Seafood Around

  Do you know where Mt. Kisco Smokehouse is? Yes, you’re right, it is in Mt. Kisco, where its incredible smoked salmon has made it a popular tri-state destination. A family-run business since 2000, Mt. Kisco Smokehouse smokes and hand slices the highest quality salmon...READ MORE

Considering the Perspective of Others

April 7, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Carol's Mindful Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Considering the Perspective of Others

  Katherine Kinzler’s article, The Superior Social Skills of Bilinguals (NYT 3/11/16), cites recent research by herself and others that indicates that young children growing up in a household in which they are exposed to more than one language develop a greater capacity for a skill...READ MORE

Meet Shawna Hamilton Doster, Mom of Two, Attorney & CEO of GLOsquad!

April 4, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Meet Shawna Hamilton Doster, Mom of Two, Attorney & CEO of GLOsquad!

  What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them?  My son, Thomas, is almost 15 and my daughter, Hamilton, is 12. I love to travel with them and take them to learn...READ MORE

Mom of the Week, Allyson Spellman Co-Hosts Animal Avengers Event…

April 1, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom Of The Week News, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Mom of the Week, Allyson Spellman Co-Hosts Animal Avengers Event…

  This exclusive and intimate event “Shannon Elizabeth & Animal Avengers: Back to Africa” will be held at Arthur Murray Grande Ballroom of Greenwich on Sunday April 17, 2016. The event will bring awareness and support to Shannon Elizabeth’s non-profit Animal Avengers that is currently assisting...READ MORE

Admissions Decisions Are Upon Us!

March 31, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Dr. Lowe's Admissions Blog • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Admissions Decisions Are Upon Us!

  Many students and their parents will be overjoyed when they are accepted into the private school or college of their choice. HOWEVER, for those who are not happy with current educational situations open to them or their children, Greenwich Admissions Advisors can help broaden...READ MORE

Wonderful News!

March 30, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Wonderful News!

The application to demolish and reconstruct the Sun Dial apartments on Steamboat Road has been withdrawn!! Thanks to everyone who sent a letter or expressed an opinion. Your words counted. A piece of colorful history has been preserved – at least for the moment. We...READ MORE

“The Love Nest,” by Jean Kinkead Martine, Mother of the Century

March 28, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom Of The Week News • Tags: , , , , , , , , 3 comments

Jean Kinkead Martine (Remy’s Grandmother, Anne’s mother) Anyone who has ever been involved in going from a large, unwieldy ménage to something more in keeping with a diminished household knows there is a surfeit of opinion on the subject and little consensus. Then, once the...READ MORE

Visit Val’s for Great Tastings on Easter Weekend

March 25, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Visit Val’s for Great Tastings on Easter Weekend

  Friday, March 25th 4 – 7 PM Meet Adam Claire from Half Full Brewery and taste: Bright Ale – A Blond/Pale Hybrid Pursuit IPA – A rye-based, medium bodied ale Within Reach – A peach-flavored wheat beer Saturday, March 26th, 4 – 7 PM...READ MORE

Children Teaching Parents, Part 2 (Revisited)

March 24, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , , , 7 comments

  In case you missed, Children Teaching Parents, Part 1 Sam was excited, knowing Nick and his parents were coming over. He had been gathering little sticks since early morning so that he and Nick could add onto their houses the second he arrived. Julie...READ MORE

Tuesday Night at Terra – A Great Dinner Experience

March 23, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Tuesday Night at Terra – A Great Dinner Experience

  What more could we ask for? Wonderful company and excellent food. What we shared: Prince Edward Island mussels with smoked chorizo, lemon confit and cilantro, served with grilled, buttery Italian bread, a hint of garlic. The best mussels of any restaurant in town, bar...READ MORE

Dr. Paul Lowe @ MIT

March 22, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Dr. Lowe's Admissions Blog • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Dr. Paul Lowe @ MIT

Dr. Lowe paid one of his many visits to Massachusetts Institute of Technology Admissions Office and the MIT Campus. Dr. Lowe and his team of admissions advisors visit Ivy League, prestigious and elite colleges several times annually where they have the unique opportunity of interacting...READ MORE

Late Breaking News Regarding The White House!

March 21, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Late Breaking News Regarding The White House!

The agenda for tomorrow night’s (March 22nd) Planning & Zoning meeting will no longer include the possible demolition of the The White House on Steamboat Road. This is the second time the meeting has been postponed which we can only hope is good news. This...READ MORE

Festive St. Patrick’s Day Tasting @ Val’s Putnam Wines

March 17, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Festive St. Patrick’s Day Tasting @ Val’s Putnam Wines

  Party with Moms and celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at Val’s Putnam Wines today – Raise the Irish Spirits and enjoy celebratory Irish Drinks… Val’s wishes all of their loyal customers a very special and Happy Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

Pinot’s Palette Expands to Mamaroneck

March 17, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Pinot’s Palette Expands to Mamaroneck

  Thanks to the success of its Stamford branch on Harbor Point Road, Pinot’s Palette is opening a new studio. You can be part of that opening on March 19th at 108 Mamaroneck Ave from 6:30 – 8:30 PM. Westchester residents now have a their...READ MORE

Children Teaching Parents, Part 1 (Revisited)

March 17, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , , , 6 comments

  Sam and Nick were four-year-old best friends. Life with each other was all they knew and that was just fine. Sam’s mother and father were Julie and Philip, slightly older parents who felt so lucky to have Sam. Julie was a landscape artist and...READ MORE

Iconic Wine Dinner Friday, March 18th

March 16, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Iconic Wine Dinner Friday, March 18th

  Ristorante Firenze introduces their Iconic Wine Dinner! It is a unique opportunity to enjoy ORNELLAIA, SASSICAIA and SOLDERA from their reserve wine cellar. With the purchase of a bottle of their featured reserve wine, Firenze is offering Chef Francesco’s FOUR course dinner for TWO,...READ MORE

Faith No More’s NHL Roadie: Dan Boyle on Touring With His Rock Heroes

March 15, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Bro of the Month • Tags: , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Faith No More’s NHL Roadie: Dan Boyle on Touring With His Rock Heroes

  Article by Dan Epstein of RollingStone.com New York Rangers defenseman Dan Boyle has amassed a pretty impressive resume over the course of his 17 seasons in the National Hockey League. A savvy defender and power play specialist, Boyle won a Stanley Cup with the...READ MORE

Creating Memories

March 10, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Carol's Mindful Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Creating Memories

  In Marianne’s last two columns on Bev Bos, she shared and reinforced Bev’s belief of the importance of parents creating memories and traditions for children and of passing on memories and traditions from their own childhoods. I would like to expand this theme a...READ MORE

Boxcar Cantina – A PWM Favorite, Not Just for the Margaritas!

March 8, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Boxcar Cantina – A PWM Favorite, Not Just for the Margaritas!

What’s good at Boxcar? Everything, but here are a few of our favorites… On the lighter side, the Mexican salad is delicious. Boxcar combines organic hearts of romaine, roasted corn, tomatoes, avocado, cucumbers, cilantro and organic grilled chicken in a cilantro/lime dressing. We recently tried...READ MORE

Mom of the Week – Layla Lisiewski Creator of GreenwichMoms.com

March 7, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Mom of the Week – Layla Lisiewski Creator of GreenwichMoms.com

  What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them?   When I’m not watching my children watch TV (it happen sometimes right?)… I love taking them to museums and taking them for...READ MORE

Save The White House!

March 5, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Save The White House!

The beautiful sun-catching apartments that the whole town adores have been deemed unworthy of sharing their silent beauty with all boaters and for sure Island Beach Boat passengers. It is scary to think of this change because it symbolizes something enormously sad. To ignore this...READ MORE

Why Diversity is Important in Education and Beyond

March 3, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Dr. Lowe's Admissions Blog • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Why Diversity is Important in Education and Beyond

Some people view diversity as a nebulous and intangible descriptor, a court-ordered societal mandate or, in some cases, even unconstitutional. In truth, diversity is an invaluable asset and in the financial sense has an unlimited ROI. We live in a competitive and interconnected global society;...READ MORE

Put On Your Dancing Shoes…

March 2, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Put On Your Dancing Shoes…

  You are invited to a St. Patrick’s Day Open House Party at Arthur Murray Grande Ballroom Greenwich on Friday, March 18th beginning at 8:30 PM. Wine sponsored by Val’s Putnam Wines! Attend and mention Party with Moms to receive a complimentary dance lesson. With a...READ MORE

Tengda – Try It For Lunch! You Will Not Be Disappointed…

March 1, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Tengda – Try It For Lunch! You Will Not Be Disappointed…

Even on a rainy and chilly day, Tengda had a great crowd for lunch. Why? Lots of delicious food at reasonable prices. The Japanese Bento Boxes are very popular, and the Ribeye Teriyaki option was excellent, with tender and flavorful steak and fresh and perfectly...READ MORE

Mom of the Week – Renee Litt, Mother of 3, Publicist, Lover of Live Music

February 29, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Mom of the Week – Renee Litt, Mother of 3, Publicist, Lover of Live Music

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? I love to do outdoor activities. We go on hikes in Pomerance and Mianus River and for walks at Tod’s Point. They are 15...READ MORE

Pearls of Wisdom from Bev Bos

February 25, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Marianne's Early Childhood Column • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Pearls of Wisdom from Bev Bos

Thanks to all who responded so positively to my column on Bev Bos last week. As a follow-up, here are some of the beliefs that she stressed in her writings and presentations. They can guide us all as we teach or parent young children. (My...READ MORE

Zelenz Brothers – The Best Auto Body Shop Around

February 25, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Zelenz Brothers – The Best Auto Body Shop Around

  Zelenz Brothers is a family owned body shop located on 37 Sherwood Place in the heart of Greenwich, CT. Party with Moms and friends use them exclusively. Why? Zelenz Brothers not only do an excellent job repairing your car; they are totally honest, reliable...READ MORE

Singing Bev Bos Home

February 18, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Marianne's Early Childhood Column • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Singing Bev Bos Home

On February 4th, Bev Bos died in her sleep at her home in California. She was a giant in the field of Early Childhood Education, a mentor and inspiration to 40 years of nursery school teachers, and a gift to children everywhere. Bev gained national...READ MORE

EastEnd – A Great New Face on the Avenue

February 17, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on EastEnd – A Great New Face on the Avenue

The Z Hospitality Group, owners of Terra and Mediterraneo in Greenwich, recently opened their third Greenwich Avenue restaurant, EastEnd. Known for their elegant interiors, cosmopolitan but friendly ambience, welcoming staff, fine wines and delicious food, the Z Hospitality Group continues that tradition at EastEnd. There are...READ MORE

Greenwich Properties Inc. Can Make Your Life Easier and More Enjoyable

February 16, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Greenwich Properties Inc. Can Make Your Life Easier and More Enjoyable

A sister company of Pecora Brothers, Inc. a residential and commercial construction company, Greenwich Properties offers estate and commercial management services. They will coordinate maintenance on your property by scheduling and supervising all service providers, appraising the condition of your property and recommending potential improvements....READ MORE

Mother of 3 Kyle MacDougall, Left Private Equity to be with Her Kids

February 15, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Mother of 3 Kyle MacDougall, Left Private Equity to be with Her Kids

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what do you wish for them? I love to be active with my kids, introduce them to new adventures, watch them explore and make them laugh. Nothing makes me happier than...READ MORE

Restaurant Ideas for Valentine’s Day

February 13, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Restaurant Ideas for Valentine’s Day

Enjoy the cozy fire, Valentine margs and great farm-to-table food @ Boxcar 203 – 661- 4774 www.boxcarcantina.com 44 Old Field Point Road – Greenwich, CT Have a great Valentine’s Day at Tengda Whatever your taste buds are in the mood for, Tengda has something delicious 203...READ MORE

Happy Valentine’s Day From Val’s Putnam Wines!

February 12, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Happy Valentine’s Day From Val’s Putnam Wines!

Join Val’s for the In-Store Tastings This Week Friday, Feburary 12th, 4 – 7 PM Vina Equia from Spain, a well-balanced Rioja Georges Duboeuf MORGAN from France Henry’s Drive Dead Letter Office Shiraz from Australia Paringa Chardonnay from Australia Real Compania de Vinos Rosado from...READ MORE

Celebrate St. Valentine’s Weekend @ Firenze

February 8, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Celebrate St. Valentine’s Weekend @ Firenze

San Valentino: La Festa Degli Innamorati Offering a special St. Valentine’s Day Menu (see below) – a tantalizing a la carte menu – and seductive desserts all weekend long. Seatings on Sunday beginning at 4:30 and continuing until 8:00 PM. In partnership with David Noto of...READ MORE

Parenting 101

February 4, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , , , , 4 comments

  Savannah Burke was cleaning up the oatmeal that her four-year-old son Jackson had spilled on the floor. Just then a feeling of something wet and cold made her touch the back of her white sweater. It was milk. She looked up and saw her...READ MORE

Valentine Fun for Everyone @ Pinot’s Palette, Stamford

February 3, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Valentine Fun for Everyone @ Pinot’s Palette, Stamford

Join Pinot’s Palette for Great Activities on Valentine’s Weekend. Family Painting, Saturday, Feb. 13th, 1 – 3 PM and Sunday, the 14th, 11 AM – 1 PM. Canvases can be shared. Cupcakes for the kids. Date Painting, Saturday, 4 – 6 PM, “Put Your Heart...READ MORE

Test Drive Your Smile with “Dr. T”

February 2, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Health & Beauty • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Test Drive Your Smile with “Dr. T”

Dr. George Tsangaroulis is a family and cosmetic dentist in Greenwich. Cosmetic dentistry procedures can shape, sculpt, whiten and even create teeth from scratch. In order to ensure that you are totally happy with your results, Dr. T. shows you what your new smile will...READ MORE

Awesome Bento Box Lunch @ Tengda

January 30, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Awesome Bento Box Lunch @ Tengda

It’s hard to find a better lunch or a better bargain than the Japanese Bento Boxes at Tengda Asian Bistro. In addition to the main course, all the boxes offer a California Roll, potstickers, rice and salad. For the main course, one can choose chicken,...READ MORE

Choosing the Right Private School for Your Children

January 28, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Dr. Lowe's Admissions Blog • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Choosing the Right Private School for Your Children

By Dr. Paul Lowe Admissions Expert Not all private schools are created equally! Dozens of schools provide exciting environments in which your child can grow. The choice and option can be confusing. And, like most important decisions, the choice of a school should be the...READ MORE

Stay Healthy with Turtle Moon Health’s Teas & Honey

January 27, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Health & Beauty • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Stay Healthy with Turtle Moon Health’s Teas & Honey

Brrr! Now that winter is finally here, we know what to expect – it’s the season of scratchy throats, colds, and annoying coughs. Help yourself stay healthy by drinking Turtle Moon Health’s herbal teas on a daily basis. Their Winter Herbal Blend or Restorative Herbal...READ MORE

The Case For Spirituality

January 21, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Carol's Mindful Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on The Case For Spirituality

  One of the hats I wear is that of a spiritual counselor and religious educator. Combining my background in developmental psychology with my faith, I have developed a series of talks I call “Parenting in Partnership with God.” I was therefore delighted to make...READ MORE

Some Thoughts on Toys

January 14, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Marianne's Early Childhood Column • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Some Thoughts on Toys

I always believe the best presents for children begin with ‘B:’ Books, Blocks and Balls. All can be enjoyed independently or with others, in many different ways. I’ve named some favorite children’s books in previous articles. A few new ones found their way into my...READ MORE

Elegant Condos For Sale on Riverdale Avenue in Greenwich

January 14, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Elegant Condos For Sale on Riverdale Avenue in Greenwich

Open House this Sunday January 17th, from 1 PM to 4 PM @ 70 Riverdale Ave, Unit 1001 These newly built condominiums have 2 bedrooms and at least 2 full baths. Spacious, sun-filled rooms, lovely surroundings. Convenient to everything. Contact Barbara Zaccagnini at Coldwell Banker –...READ MORE

Marianne’s Dinner at Firenze Ristorante on a Chilly Night

January 13, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Marianne’s Dinner at Firenze Ristorante on a Chilly Night

  It was nice to see a good crowd on a Wednesday night at Firenze. And although almost all the tables were taken, it was still possible to converse, thanks to the new acoustical tiles they have installed. The men started off with the Tagliere...READ MORE

A Very Small Cardiologist

January 7, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , , , 3 comments

  “Things just shouldn’t be so hard, Paul. You’re the kid and I’m your father. You get in the car when you are asked to and that’s that.” Russ’ voice was exasperated. Paul climbed into the jeep and tried to buckle his car seat. “That’s...READ MORE

Congratulations to Christine Georgopulo of Arthur Murray

January 4, 2016 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Giving Back • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Congratulations to Christine Georgopulo of Arthur Murray

The Greenwich YMCA’s Brava Awards recognize outstanding women achievers who excel in their professional careers and who also volunteer their time and talent to help others. Party with Moms congratulates 2016 Brava Honoree Christine Georgopulo, owner of Arthur Murray Greenwich. www.arthurmurraygreenwich.com    

Admissions Advisors Supplement And Complement Guidance Counselors

December 31, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Dr. Lowe's Admissions Blog • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Admissions Advisors Supplement And Complement Guidance Counselors

I know that guidance counselors in local school districts do an excellent job, but I also know that students (and parents) sometimes need more time and individualized attention than counselors can provide. In my firm, I work with families, in the evenings, on weekends, and...READ MORE

No Project Too Big Or Too Small For Color My World

December 22, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on No Project Too Big Or Too Small For Color My World

Color My World Inc. offers a complete range of home improvement services: Custom Bathrooms and Kitchens New Construction and Renovations Interior & Exterior painting Finish Carpentry Window Installation Color My World also specializes in: Roofs & Siding Electrical & Plumbing Power Washing Gutters Masonry Decks...READ MORE

Meet Julie Rivard, Mom of 2, Wine expert, Volunteer Extraordinaire!

December 21, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Meet Julie Rivard, Mom of 2, Wine expert, Volunteer Extraordinaire!

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? Travel! As a child, I had the privilege of traveling the world several times a year with my family (both my parents were in...READ MORE

A Steal In Old Greenwich!

December 18, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on A Steal In Old Greenwich!

This 3 bedroom, 3 bath house in Old Greenwich is listed at $849,000. Completely updated, the house has a fenced in yard on a cul-de-sac and is perfect for a young family. Best of all, it is in the coveted Dundee School / Eastern Middle...READ MORE

Firenze Does It All…

December 16, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Firenze Does It All…

The Perfect Place for Holiday Lunches and Dinners! Awesome Food and Spectacular Service Lunch or dinner reservations of 8 or more will receive a 10% discount off the entire bill 203 – 817 – 0919  www.gvfct.com contact@gvfct.com 249 Railroad Ave, Greenwich, CT

Partying with Moms @ Eastend

December 15, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Partying with Moms @ Eastend

Eastend had its soft opening last week. We went there with a few Moms of the Week naturally, Kyle Healy and Bryanne Crabb to bid Bryanne good luck in her move back to Australia. The place was filled to capacity. Suzanne and Ramze Zakka, owners...READ MORE

All Out Of Present Ideas?

December 11, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Giving Back, Sports & Fitness • Tags: , , , , , , , , Comments Off on All Out Of Present Ideas?

Sometimes you can wrack your brain, read all the catalogs and still not come up with a gift for that person who has everything and needs nothing. Instead of another boring tie or sweater, here is a way to give that someone a whole new...READ MORE

Some Thoughts For The Holidays Ahead

December 10, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Carol's Mindful Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Some Thoughts For The Holidays Ahead

  As holiday time approaches and children begin to get excited and form expectations about the meaning of Christmas, Chanukah, and other celebrations, I want to ask you parents to pause and reflect on what message you are sending to your children. Because young children...READ MORE

Meet Dr. George Tsangaroulis, Also Known As “Dr. T.”

December 8, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Health & Beauty • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Meet Dr. George Tsangaroulis, Also Known As “Dr. T.”

Dr. Tsangaroulis and his team of highly skilled dental professionals provide the highest level of thorough, quality, yet gentle and painless dentistry. As a boutique dental practice, he focuses on one patient at a time through meticulous, personalized care. The mission statement of the practice: prevention by educating patients...READ MORE

New Idea For Your Office Holiday Party

December 5, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on New Idea For Your Office Holiday Party

Who needs a company secret santa?! You want an event everyone will be talking about. Then look no further than Pinot’s Palette, Stamford for the whole gang. Sip wine, beer, or signature cocktails, enjoy catered food of your choice, listen to great music and let...READ MORE

Join Val’s This Weekend For The Holiday Stroll

December 4, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Join Val’s This Weekend For The Holiday Stroll

Saturday, December 5th – 10 AM – 6 PM and Sunday, December 6th Noon – 5 PM Over 100 merchants will be offering holiday promotions all weekend long! Val’s will be keeping your drinks full at the following stores: Alexis Bittar, Everything But Water, Leggiadro, Letarte...READ MORE

Children Have A Hundred Languages

December 3, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Marianne's Early Childhood Column • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Children Have A Hundred Languages

  In the Reggio Emilia schools, they say children have 100 languages. They don’t mean languages in our usual sense of the word, but symbolic languages through which children express their questions and ideas about the world. The Reggio educational philosophy goes beyond speaking, writing...READ MORE

Delicious Lunch @ Tengda Asian Bistro

December 2, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Delicious Lunch @ Tengda Asian Bistro

The appetizer menu simply said “Thai Crab Cake,” leading us to expect a few bites. Instead we got two large delicious crab cakes drizzled with a chili crème sauce next to a substantial mesclun salad with papaya and daikon strips as garnish. This dish definitely...READ MORE

Bro of the Month – JD Pinto (Interviewed by Popular Demand)

November 25, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Bro of the Month, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Bro of the Month – JD Pinto (Interviewed by Popular Demand)

  Tell us how you became so in love with music and how long you have been pursuing it as a career? I have been passionate about music my entire life. I have been singing since I can remember and I began learning how to play the guitar before...READ MORE

Turtle Moon Health’s Natural Sanitizer is a Must-Have

November 24, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Health & Beauty • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Turtle Moon Health’s Natural Sanitizer is a Must-Have

Essential protection is an easy-to-use all-natural formula that will protect you from pathogens. The essential oils in this blend are antiseptic, antiviral,antibacterial, and anti-infectious. Sanitize any surface or space around you; while traveling, in restrooms & in crowded places such as hospitals, classrooms, airplanes etc....READ MORE

Still Crazy About It After All These Years!

November 22, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Cool Other Stuff • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Still Crazy About It After All These Years!

Putnam Indian Field School teacher and Party with Moms Managing Partner Anne Martine Cook continues to share her love of life and fun with very young children and their parents. She was honored by staff and parents for 40 years of inspired teaching during the...READ MORE

Val’s Wine Tastings Nov. 19th – Nov. 22

November 19, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Val’s Wine Tastings Nov. 19th – Nov. 22

Thursday, November 19th, 3:30 – 7:30 PM From the heart of Germany’s wine country comes the Schlink Haus Selection, offering superior wines at a great value. Friday, November 20th, 4:00 – 7:00 PM Meet Brendan from Fine Craft Beer Guild and taste a variety of...READ MORE

Dr. Lowe @ The Masters School – Dobbs Ferry, NY

November 19, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Dr. Lowe's Admissions Blog • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Dr. Lowe @ The Masters School – Dobbs Ferry, NY

In October, Dr. Paul Lowe and his admissions team visited The Masters School in Dobbs Ferry. The goal of our school visit and assessment – Private School Assessment & ReviewSM is to provide parents with the knowledge they need to decide where their children should...READ MORE

Wine Dinner @ Firenze Tonight!

November 17, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Wine Dinner @ Firenze Tonight!

Join the staff at Firenze for a four-course meal of salad, homemade lasagna, chicken breast in 4 cheese sauce and dark chocolate mousse for dessert. The courses will be paired with fine Italian wines: Jermann Pinot Grigio Volpaia Chianti Classico Riserva Capezzzano Carmigiano Volpaia Vin...READ MORE

Mom of the Week – Brooke Bohnsack, Co-President of Mothers for Others

November 16, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Mom of the Week – Brooke Bohnsack, Co-President of Mothers for Others

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? Everything. Our boys are our life. We take them everywhere and want to be with them always. Any thing that makes them smile and...READ MORE

Firenze Ristorante Italiano

November 11, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Firenze Ristorante Italiano

If you haven’t tried Firenze yet, you should. The service is efficient and friendly, the atmosphere is both warm and sophisticated, and the food is delicious. For starters, it is hard to resist the Cheese and Meat Board, which can be for two people or...READ MORE

Meet Sara Iragorri, Mom of Two Young Boys and Dermatology Consultant

November 9, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Meet Sara Iragorri, Mom of Two Young Boys and Dermatology Consultant

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? I have two wonderful boys, Christopher 3 ½ and Thomas 1 ½. My favorite thing to do with them is to go to a...READ MORE

Mutual Adoration Society

November 5, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , 3 comments

  Patty Lawson looked through the wide doorway between her kitchen and family room at her little boy playing on the floor. She felt like the only mother alive. The enormous love she had for her ten month old and her life as his mother...READ MORE

2nd Annual Greenwich Restaurant Week November 12th – 18th

November 4, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink, Mom Of The Week News, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , Comments Off on 2nd Annual Greenwich Restaurant Week November 12th – 18th

On November 11th 500 people along with media sponsor Moffly Media/Greenwich Magazine will gather for an Opening Night Kick-Off Party at the Ferrari Maserati showroom of Miller Motorcars to celebrate the 2nd annual Greenwich Restaurant Week brought to you by Jen Danzi. The rooms will be filled...READ MORE

Party with Moms @ Tengda

November 3, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Party with Moms @ Tengda

  Come to Tengda Asian Bistro tomorrow night! Delicious food & wine sponsored by your favorite wine shop,Val’s Putnam Wines and 90+ Cellars. This event is free! 203 – 625 – 5338 21 Field Point Road – Greenwich, CT  www.tengdaasianbistrogroup.com

Moms of the Week, Alexa & Hala @ Putnam Indian Field School Tomorrow

November 3, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Health & Beauty, Mom Of The Week News • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Moms of the Week, Alexa & Hala @ Putnam Indian Field School Tomorrow

PIFS Presents: “An AaHa Focus on Family Nutrition” with AaHa Founders Alexa Fishback MS, RD & Hala Si-Ahmed, MPH Wednesday, November 4th Morning session : 9:30 AM / Afternoon session : 1:30 PM Location: Putnam Indian Field School (101 Indian Field Rd, Greenwich) Ideas for picky...READ MORE

Join Mom of the Week, Laura Daniel in Kicking Cancer! #MoveMeMonday

November 2, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Join Mom of the Week, Laura Daniel in Kicking Cancer! #MoveMeMonday

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? Rock out! Whether we’re in the car assigning roles (Luke loves lead vocals and CC plays a mean air guitar) or at home, we...READ MORE

Weekend Tastings @ Val’s Putnam Wines

October 30, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Weekend Tastings @ Val’s Putnam Wines

Friday, October 30th, 5 – 7 PM – Octavio Galli from Mina Distributors will be featuring… San Felipe. Mendoza, Argentina Cabernet Sauvignon – the name San Felipe is synonymous with quality Argentine Wine. Le Grand Noir 85% Cabernet Sauvignon, 15% Syrah – a touch of spicy Syrah is...READ MORE

On Grandparenting

October 29, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Carol's Mindful Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on On Grandparenting

  Most likely, few of you readers of this column are grandparents. Most of you who have young children, however, probably have one or more parents of your own who play a role in your children’s lives. As a grandparent myself, I offer this column...READ MORE

Party with Moms @ Firenze Tomorrow

October 27, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Party with Moms @ Firenze Tomorrow

Gourmet Wine lunch with Peter Mondavi Jr. Wednesday, October 28th, 12:00pm 249 Railroad Ave (Greenwich) 203 – 817 – 0919 Established in 1861, Charles Krug is the oldest winery in Napa Valley. Peter Mondavi’s family is one of the most important and influential in the world...READ MORE

Alicia Levy – Photographer, Comic, Sees Life Through Her Own Lens

October 26, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Alicia Levy – Photographer, Comic, Sees Life Through Her Own Lens

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? My son is 2 1/2 years old so we are still at the start of his journey. I love hanging out with him and...READ MORE

Children’s Books I Love (That You Might Not Know)

October 22, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Marianne's Early Childhood Column • Tags: , , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Children’s Books I Love (That You Might Not Know)

  The annual Book Fair is one of my favorite events of school life. And a most enjoyable job for me was advising parents on which books their children would love. The classics and the favorites were easy. But every once in a while, we...READ MORE

Halloween @ Pinot’s Palette – Stamford

October 21, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Halloween @ Pinot’s Palette – Stamford

Halloween fun for all – Bring your kids from 1 – 3 PM to paint “Hallow Kitty.” Or bring your date after dark to paint, drink and have grown-up Halloween fun! Email – stamford@pinotspalette.com Phone – 203 – 588 – 9893 www.pinotspalette.com/stamford 25 Harbor Point Road,...READ MORE

Mom of the Week – Kimberly De Gennaro!

October 19, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Mom of the Week – Kimberly De Gennaro!

  What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? The conversations I have with my 6 year old twin girls, Finley & Anabelle, are hysterical. I love listening to their stories and...READ MORE

Dr. Paul Lowe @ Yale

October 15, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Dr. Lowe's Admissions Blog • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Dr. Paul Lowe @ Yale

Dr. Lowe and his team of admissions advisors visit Ivy League, prestigious and elite colleges several times annually where they have the unique opportunity of interacting one-on-one with deans of admissions and senior admissions personnel. “I ensure that my clients have a competitive advantage.” “There...READ MORE

Congratulations Team USA

October 12, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Sports & Fitness • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Congratulations Team USA

What an amazing Presidents Cup! Very cool to see the Americans pull it off and retain the cup in a such a nail-bitting and exciting way. And what a fight by the International Team to bring it to the very last hole. Check out some...READ MORE

PIFS Open House

October 11, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Education & Programs • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on PIFS Open House

Putnam Indian Field School – a nursery school unlike any other!

Speaking Volumes In A Baby Voice

October 8, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , 1 comment

  I was sitting at my desk when I heard my mother say, “There’s my Sealy.” “Hi, Mommy. I’m going to color a little,” I called to her. “Oh my beautiful Seal. Look at you!” Kate Barnes cooed, wrapping her baby girl in a big...READ MORE

Mom of the Week – Hilary Phillips, Mother of Two and Radio Show Host!

October 5, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Mom of the Week – Hilary Phillips, Mother of Two and Radio Show Host!

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them?   I love to go to the beach with my children or the park or just be with them with family and friends. My...READ MORE

The Healthy Hilary Show Interviews Marianne & Remy

October 3, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Cool Other Stuff • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on The Healthy Hilary Show Interviews Marianne & Remy

Check out our WGCH interview from earlier this week.  And be on the look out for Hilary to be featured in our Mom of the Week interview on Monday! To listen to the interview, click link below and go to Shows & Hosts —> The Healthy...READ MORE

Get Out Of The Rain And Come To Val’s For Great Tastings!

October 2, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Get Out Of The Rain And Come To Val’s For Great Tastings!

  Today, Friday October 2nd Val’s welcomes its newest partner – Silo Distillery, an award-winning American (Vermont) handcrafted producer of vodka, gin, bourbon and whiskey. Come down and try their very unique spirits. Saturday, October 3rd Tony from Northeast will be pouring from 3:00 to...READ MORE

The Gift

October 1, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Carol's Mindful Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on The Gift

  Now that school has started, children will frequently be bringing home papers, drawings, craft projects and things they have collected that they want to share with their parents. Behind each of these offerings is a message. Often, however, our parental response fails to take...READ MORE

Meet Blake Lively @ GCDS This Weekend!

September 30, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Giving Back, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Meet Blake Lively @ GCDS This Weekend!

Join Gossip Girl’s BLAKE LIVELY 10/3 for a private screening…

A Challenge From Mom of the Week, Erin Marich of StrongMom!

September 28, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom Of The Week News, Sports & Fitness • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on A Challenge From Mom of the Week, Erin Marich of StrongMom!

  Show us how Strong Moms push harder! We have a plan to knock out 50 push-ups by the end of the month at strong-mom.com/push-harder. Celebrate the challenge in your life this month and show us how it fits into your day- whether in your living room...READ MORE

Turtle Moon Health’s Amazing Teas Help You Heal and Relax

September 25, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Health & Beauty • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Turtle Moon Health’s Amazing Teas Help You Heal and Relax

Turtle Moon Health creates synergistic herbal teas that offer gentle and effective healing and result in long-lasting benefits. Using the highest quality herbs, TMH creates the teas lovingly, in small batches. Fall Specials on these teas: 2 tins at 10% off, plus Free Shipping: Calming...READ MORE

Play’s The Thing

September 24, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Marianne's Early Childhood Column • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Play’s The Thing

  Most parents understand that children learn primarily through play. Yet, when their child attends a play-based nursery school, they may wonder whether he or she is being challenged, being thoroughly prepared for elementary school, being exposed to “academics.” Studies show that rote learning at...READ MORE

Party @ Alba’s For A Good Cause

September 23, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Giving Back, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Party @ Alba’s For A Good Cause

Help support Alzheimer’s Association Sunday night – hosted by Barbara Zaccagnini. Click image to purchase your tickets or donate.

Golf Outing Contributes $1,200 to Mothers for Others

September 22, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Giving Back • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Golf Outing Contributes $1,200 to Mothers for Others

Thanks to the success of the Third Annual Party with Moms Golf Classic, Mothers for Others received a check for $1,200 from Remy Cook on Tuesday, September 22nd. The funds will be used to help their organization provide equipment, clothing and supplies to needy families...READ MORE

Mom of the Week – Floral Designer and Owner of Bow & Rose, Ines

September 21, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Mom of the Week – Floral Designer and Owner of Bow & Rose, Ines

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them?  When I design floral experiences, they help me come up with new designs each season. We love hanging flowers at our venues and working...READ MORE

Dr. Paul Lowe @ Columbia

September 17, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Dr. Lowe's Admissions Blog • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Dr. Paul Lowe @ Columbia

Dr. Lowe and his team of admissions advisors visit Ivy League, prestigious and elite colleges several times annually where they have the unique opportunity of interacting one-on-one with deans of admissions and senior admissions personnel. “I ensure that my clients have a competitive advantage.”  While...READ MORE

The Long Goodbye (republished from Jan. 2013 by popular demand)

September 10, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , 7 comments

With the very best intentions, mothers often take too long to say goodbye. Hoping to give a child that extra bit of tenderness, they instead inadvertently make things harder for their child and themselves. Trying to leave and actually leaving are very different. Here is...READ MORE

A Family Wedding – A Day To Look Forward To

September 8, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on A Family Wedding – A Day To Look Forward To

A family wedding should be a wonderful occasion. You’ve planned everything to the last detail… but then the band invites the bride and groom for the first dance, followed by the bridal party, family and rest of the guests to join you on the dance...READ MORE

Kyle Hicks Healy Paints With Colors As Vibrant As She Is

September 6, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom Of The Week News • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Kyle Hicks Healy Paints With Colors As Vibrant As She Is

  Party with Moms was excited to attend the opening of Kyle’s solo exhibition at the YWCA’s Gertrude C. White Gallery on Wednesday evening, September 2nd. Entitled “A Farm Share Season,” the exhibit features 23 paintings chronicling a farm harvest, all done in oil on...READ MORE

Le Salon Bleu – Remy’s Take

September 5, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Health & Beauty • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Le Salon Bleu – Remy’s Take

The décor of the salon is modern and trendy, but the place has an easy-going feeling. The waiting area features multiple iPads for customer use. I was immediately put at ease by the friendly and attentive staff. The leisurely hair wash and scalp treatment was...READ MORE

Beauties For Sale On Milbank!

September 5, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Beauties For Sale On Milbank!

Contact Listing Broker – Barbara Zaccagnini today… Phone – 203 – 249 – 1454 Email – barbara.zaccagnini@cbmoves.com www.4homesbybarbara.com              

Party At Polo Sunday, Sept. 6th – Free Parking Passes!

September 3, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Party At Polo Sunday, Sept. 6th – Free Parking Passes!

You’re Invited! Party with Moms Golf Classic Monday, Sept. 14

August 31, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Giving Back, Parties & Events, Sports & Fitness • Tags: , , , , , , , , , Comments Off on You’re Invited! Party with Moms Golf Classic Monday, Sept. 14

Our Third Annual Party with Moms Golf Classic is just two weeks away! Monday, September 14th, at The E.G.B. Golf Course in Stamford, CT. We hope you will join us for a very fun day.  There are many opportunities to participate. Of course you can...READ MORE

College Admissions: Why A Postgraduate (PG) Year

August 27, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Dr. Lowe's Admissions Blog • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on College Admissions: Why A Postgraduate (PG) Year

What exactly are postgraduate year programs and how are they helpful in the college admissions context? A postgraduate (PG) year is an additional year beyond high school graduation which is spent at an independent (private) high school. It’s really a fifth year of high school!...READ MORE

Polo Ponies Come To The Avenue Tomorrow!

August 18, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Parties & Events • Tags: , , , Comments Off on Polo Ponies Come To The Avenue Tomorrow!

Don’t miss the fun – bring the kids!

College Admissions: College Essays – Musical Masterpieces

August 17, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Dr. Lowe's Admissions Blog • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on College Admissions: College Essays – Musical Masterpieces

Dr. Paul Lowe – College Admissions Expert               College admissions essays are integral parts of a student’s admissions profile and one of the most important factors in determining the outcome of admissions committees’ decisions. My view is that all...READ MORE

Putnam Indian Field School Gets Spiffed Up For September

August 12, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Putnam Indian Field School Gets Spiffed Up For September

Fences, play houses, outdoor equipment and toys look like new. With a special thanks to Fairfield County Safe Wash! So long to dirt, mold, and mildew. Contact FC Safe Wash Owner Jim Jagodzinski for your free estimate today. Phone – 203 – 536 – 2400 www.fcsafewash.com...READ MORE

August Times

August 5, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Marianne's Early Childhood Column • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on August Times

  Marianne’s last column until mid-September… Most day camps for younger children end by the beginning of August. Inevitably parents contemplate thirty-odd days of blank time and wonder, “What will they do? How can we keep them amused? Or busy, or learning?” Actually this is...READ MORE

Bro of the Month, Aussie Tour Tennis Coach, Jaymon Crabb

August 3, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Bro of the Month • Tags: , , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Bro of the Month, Aussie Tour Tennis Coach, Jaymon Crabb

Jaymon Crabb is a professional tennis player from Australia. In 1996 Jaymon was a semi-finalist in the boys singles at Wimbledon. He played in the Australian Open singles in 1997, 2003 and 2004, in men’s doubles and mixed doubles at Wimbledon, where he partnered with...READ MORE

Road Trip

July 30, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , 5 comments

Reaching to shut off the alarm clock, John thought, “That was the shortest night of my life.” He was in a B & B in the state of Washington, a long way from his home on the East Coast. After a quick shower, he went...READ MORE

Last Chance To Give Your Child The Little Brushes Summer Experience!

July 29, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Education & Programs • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Last Chance To Give Your Child The Little Brushes Summer Experience!

Final week of Art Enrichment Classes at Pinot’s Palette Stamford… August 17 – 21st 9:00 AM – 12 Noon Sign up for a day or the whole week. Your child will love bringing home his or her painting on canvas. Discounts for siblings. Click here...READ MORE

Moms of the Week Looking Gorgeous…

July 27, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom Of The Week News • Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Moms of the Week Looking Gorgeous…

  Here are seven beautiful photos of Moms of the Week, shot by Katie Farro of Classic Kids Greenwich. Just a reminder: all our Moms of the Week are invited by Katie for a free headshot or family photo. Schedule an appointment with Katie. She does an...READ MORE

Wish Fitness Was More Fun?

July 22, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Parties & Events, Sports & Fitness • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Wish Fitness Was More Fun?

Visit the Arthur Murray Grande Ballroom of Greenwich where you will get exercise while improving your dance moves. Professional instructors offer lessons in a wide variety of dances from traditional foxtrot and waltz to Latin favorites like merengue, salsa, tango and many others. Dancing improves...READ MORE

Top Ten Myths About College Admissions

July 21, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Dr. Lowe's Admissions Blog • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Top Ten Myths About College Admissions

I have been an independent college admissions advisor for over 17 years. I personally visit over 100 colleges annually, talk with admissions officers and deans at colleges and attend international higher education conferences and symposiums. Yet, year after year, I hear students and parents (and...READ MORE

Mom of the Week And Birthday Girl Anitra Brooks Realizes Her Dream!

July 20, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom Of The Week News • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Mom of the Week And Birthday Girl Anitra Brooks Realizes Her Dream!

  As Mom of the Week in July 2013, Anitra felt her greatest asset was her voice. She loved to sing, read dramatically and do voice-over commercials. She enjoyed providing vocal percussion while her 5-year old son Zafran made up songs about his toys. Music...READ MORE

Pamper Yourself at the Official Salon of Party with Moms

July 17, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Health & Beauty • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Pamper Yourself at the Official Salon of Party with Moms

Party with Moms is excited to announce the opening of Le Salon Bleu, 270 Mason Street, Greenwich! A Shu Uemura Art of Hair Salon. Billy Faridi, owner, has created a culture dedicated to giving an exclusive royal experience in the heart of Greenwich. Le Salon...READ MORE

What’s So Great About Grandchildren?

July 16, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Marianne's Early Childhood Column • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on What’s So Great About Grandchildren?

  The answer is simple: EVERYTHING! You know the saying, “If I’d known grandchildren were so great, I’d have had them first.” Of course it doesn’t work that way. But I understand why people say it. Grandchildren are pure joy, without the mixture of love,...READ MORE

Not Your Average Medicine Chest…

July 10, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Health & Beauty • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Not Your Average Medicine Chest…

All her life Turtle Moon Health’s Kimberly DuBois has gathered essential oils for everyday use. Over the years, she developed a habit of carrying them with her in a pouch in case she needed them. This became the inspiration for a kit – 5 essential...READ MORE

New Neighbors

July 9, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , 2 comments

Dara and Dave Thompson had moved out of New York a month ago and settled in Lakewood, Connecticut with their children, Davey, 4, Teddy, 2 and Eva, four months. Dara wrote for a parenting magazine, now on a very reduced schedule. Dave worked for a small investment...READ MORE

Dougie’s Standby: A Best Kept Secret, Just Down The Post Road

July 8, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Dougie’s Standby: A Best Kept Secret, Just Down The Post Road

Dougie’s (owned by the Zaccagnini Family), on the Greenwich/Port Chester border, is a little place that serves great food.  An amazing number of people go in and out of Dougie’s everyday. Busy from breakfast to late lunch/early dinner. Party with Moms favorites – Bacon, Egg...READ MORE

Tasting At Val’s Today & Party At Polo!

July 3, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Tasting At Val’s Today & Party At Polo!

Swing by the one and only Val’s Putnam Wines Today, 125 West Putnam Ave for some delicious complimentary drinks… Friday, July 3rd – Rob Janelly from Highland Imports – 4:00 – 7:00 PM -Tutella, Prosecco -Sancerre FV, Feuilles de Vignes. -Chateau St Pierre, Rosé, Côte de Provence -Pico & Vine Chardonnay -Randall Monroe...READ MORE

It’s Summer! Do You Know Where Your Children Are?

July 2, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Marianne's Early Childhood Column • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on It’s Summer! Do You Know Where Your Children Are?

Of course you do! They are in camp, or playing on a baseball or soccer team, or at the club pool or taking a tennis lesson. You or another adult is with them. Or maybe they are at home, watching a movie, TV, playing a...READ MORE

Super Artists at Pinot’s Palette Stamford

July 1, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Education & Programs • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Super Artists at Pinot’s Palette Stamford

Donatello, Leonardo, Michelangelo, Raphael – Before they were the Ninja Turtles, they were the super artists of the Renaissance. Enroll your child in Little Brushes Camp at Pinot’s Palette and learn about these artistic giants who are still only known by their first names more...READ MORE

Meet Bryanne Crabb, Mum of 2, Tennis Star and Teacher, World Traveler

June 29, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Meet Bryanne Crabb, Mum of 2, Tennis Star and Teacher, World Traveler

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? My kids are 4 and 1. My greatest wish for them is later in life to find something they love to do and do...READ MORE

Mosquitoes and Ticks: The Scourge of Summer

June 27, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Health & Beauty • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Mosquitoes and Ticks: The Scourge of Summer

Nothing upsets a Mom more than seeing red welts from mosquito bites all over her child. Children often react badly to the bites, which can get huge and wildly itchy. And every Mom worries about the ticks that can cause Lyme Disease. Yet we hesitate...READ MORE

Free Summer Art Enrichment Camp at Pinot’s Palette Stamford

June 24, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Education & Programs • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Free Summer Art Enrichment Camp at Pinot’s Palette Stamford

Every child is an artist. Little Brushes Summer Camp will help your child express his inner talent. You can enroll for a week, multiple weeks or even a day, 9 AM to Noon. Week 1: 6/22 – 6/26             Totems, Teepees and Early American Art Week 2:...READ MORE

Cool Summer Watermelon Salad

June 19, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Cool Summer Watermelon Salad

Perfect for a hot summer day, a cool new salad idea from Frank Greco of Bella Cucina, Greenwich! Watermelon, feta cheese, blueberries on a bed of arugula, drizzled with a sweet balsamic vinegrette – red, white and blue for the 4th of July. Refreshing and...READ MORE

Downtime

June 18, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Carol's Mindful Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Downtime

  In my last column I explored the concept of “good stress,” the idea that healthy cognitive and emotional growth requires the opportunity to meet challenges and discover that one can deal with minor frustrations and failures. The essential concept is that good stress is...READ MORE

Treat Your Toddler To The Greatest Summer Camp Ever

June 17, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Education & Programs • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Treat Your Toddler To The Greatest Summer Camp Ever

Not many summer camps accept 2-year olds. Putnam Indian Field School does. It is a perfect place for young children to experience the fun of summer camp. June 22 – July 23, 2015 Staffed by caring and experienced professionals, PIFS Camp helps children transition from...READ MORE

Benefits of A Private/Independent School Education

June 16, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Dr. Lowe's Admissions Blog • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Benefits of A Private/Independent School Education

An independent, private or “prep” school is a primary or secondary school that has independent finances and governance and one that is funded by tuition fees, gifts and its investments, donations, etc. It is independently governed by a board of trustees. Each form of education...READ MORE

Color My World: Building Your Dream Home From Start To Finish

June 11, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Color My World: Building Your Dream Home From Start To Finish

More than just a painting company, Color My World offers a complete range of home improvement services, including New Construction and Renovations Custom Bathrooms and Kitchens Interior & Exterior painting Electrical & Plumbing Finish Carpentry Window Installation Roofs & Siding Power Washing Gutters Masonry Decks...READ MORE

Perfectly Awful

June 11, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , , 3 comments

“Carrie! Tommy! You aren’t sitting on a stone wall in your nice clothes, are you?” The children jumped down off the wall and looked at their clothes. “We’re still clean,” Tommy called. “Mommy is so weird. A stone wall is now like a monster,” Carrie...READ MORE

Tengda – Whatever You Order, You Leave Happy

June 9, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Tengda – Whatever You Order, You Leave Happy

Party with Moms loves Tengda. We’ve written about the amazing appetizers, and how we often make a meal of sharing them. We’ve extolled the great sushi, from California and tuna rolls to the special creative rolls. Last night, we limited ourselves on the appetizers and...READ MORE

Artist Kyle Hicks Healy, Makes Another Splash!

June 8, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom Of The Week News • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Artist Kyle Hicks Healy, Makes Another Splash!

  A sampling of the beautiful work exhibited by artist and Mom of the Week, Kyle Hicks Healy at a private party in Greenwich this past weekend. These works are from her popular “Ocean” series.  Mom of the Week Interview with Kyle (June 2014). To...READ MORE

Great Comfort Food In The Ultimate Comfortable Place

June 5, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Great Comfort Food In The Ultimate Comfortable Place

Opening at 11:00 AM on weekdays, and 8:00 AM on weekends, Caren’s Cos Cobber specializes in traditional American food (think EEEEEATS!). Whether you are there for brunch, lunch or dinner, you will love the food. Join Caren this Saturday for the Belmont Stakes, and the...READ MORE

Bro of the Month- Dr. Injae Choe! Exceptional Acupressurist, Musician, Golfer

June 4, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Bro of the Month • Tags: , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Bro of the Month- Dr. Injae Choe! Exceptional Acupressurist, Musician, Golfer

Dr. Injae Choe is a practitioner of Sugi Acupressure, a form of Korean bodywork therapy he learned from his father, a world-renowned eastern medical doctor. It is a form of holistic medicine that integrates various treatment strategies to bring about lasting healing of the whole person....READ MORE

Olivieri Roofing: Not Only Roofs

June 2, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Olivieri Roofing: Not Only Roofs

There is no question that Marty Olivieri and his team of trained professionals are excellent roofers. They complete commercial and residential projects from repair and maintenance to tear off and installation all year round. They are experts; working with slate, Spanish tile, as well as...READ MORE

What I Learned From Reggio Emilia

May 28, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Marianne's Early Childhood Column • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on What I Learned From Reggio Emilia

Reggio Emilia burst upon the early childhood scene in 1991 when Newsweek described their schools in Northern Italy as “the best early childhood experience in the world.” Suddenly educators everywhere were studying their philosophies and practices. There was a lot to study: books, videos, tours...READ MORE

Chelsea Piers CT Adds New Camp Offerings For Summer 2015

May 27, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Education & Programs, Sports & Fitness • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Chelsea Piers CT Adds New Camp Offerings For Summer 2015

In addition to the impressive 37 camps already in place, CPCT is adding A 3 Week Little Athletes Mini-Olympic Half-Day Camp For Children Ages 3-6 Week 1 will focus on developing swimming skills Week 2 features ice skating including forward and backward skating Week 3...READ MORE

Allagash- The Official Beer of Party with Moms

May 22, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink • Tags: , , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Allagash- The Official Beer of Party with Moms

Allagash brews the finest Belgian Style beers you can find on earth. Founded by Rob Tod, in the outskirts of Portland, Maine, Rob sold his first batch of beer in the summer of 1995 and Allagash was born. Allagash has 6 year round beers. Our...READ MORE

Good Stress by Carol Tolonen

May 21, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Carol's Mindful Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Good Stress by Carol Tolonen

  On May 5th and again on May 12th a number of parents gathered at Putnam Indian Field School to discuss issues prompted by the book Mindful Parenting by Kristen Race. Most of the discussion centered on ways in which parents can be mindful of the...READ MORE

Dr. Lowe Explores Global Implications Of College Admissions

May 12, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Dr. Lowe's Admissions Blog • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Dr. Lowe Explores Global Implications Of College Admissions

We took the opportunity to do an in depth interview with Dr. Paul Reginald Lowe, founder of Greenwich Admissions Advisors. Dr. Lowe specializes in helping students and families navigate the private school, college and medical school admissions process. For over 15 years, Dr. Lowe has...READ MORE

Party with Moms Interviews StrongMom Founder, Erin Marich

May 11, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Party with Moms Interviews StrongMom Founder, Erin Marich

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? Dance parties! My 2 kids, Ben (3) & Hadley (2), and I all love to bust a move. Watching them move their little bodies...READ MORE

Bro of the Month, Dan Boyle of the New York Rangers!

May 8, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Bro of the Month, Sports & Fitness • Tags: , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Bro of the Month, Dan Boyle of the New York Rangers!

Born in Canada, Dan Boyle has played for the Florida Panthers, the Tampa Bay Lightning (Stanley Cup winners in 2004), and the San Jose Sharks. In July 2014, Dan signed with the New York Rangers. They have been doing well ever since. Dan won an...READ MORE

Is Your Child Ready For Kindergarten?

May 7, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Marianne's Early Childhood Column • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Is Your Child Ready For Kindergarten?

  As the end of nursery school approaches, inevitably parents wonder about how their children will fare in the big next school. Have they been “prepared?” Many parents associate preparedness with academics, but social development is more essential for success. If the children have learned...READ MORE

Art to the Avenue Features Mom of the Week, Kyle Healy!

May 6, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom Of The Week News • Tags: , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Art to the Avenue Features Mom of the Week, Kyle Healy!

  Kyle will be showing pieces from her on-going series on blue crabs at C. Parker Gallery, 17 E. Putnam Ave throughout the month of May. The opening reception is Thursday, May 7th, 5:30 – 8:00 PM. Here is one of Kyle’s beautiful paintings entitled...READ MORE

Happy 2nd Birthday Mom of the Week!

May 6, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom Of The Week News • Tags: , , Comments Off on Happy 2nd Birthday Mom of the Week!

  2 years ago today we featured our first Mom of the Week. 70 Moms of the Week later, we are thrilled so many smart, accomplished and cool women have been willing to participate and that so many others have enjoyed reading the interviews. Mom...READ MORE

Where Will You Be Partying For Cinco De Mayo?

May 5, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Where Will You Be Partying For Cinco De Mayo?

WE WILL BE AT BOXCAR CANTINA OF COURSE! Outstanding margaritas, delicious food, the best guacamole, salsa and chips you will ever have! Open for lunch and dinner and in between, 11:30 AM – 9:30 PM. Pinatas, giveaways and more… Party with Moms at Boxcar Cantina...READ MORE

Meet Diane Gordon, A Mother At Last!

May 4, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Meet Diane Gordon, A Mother At Last!

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them?  On September 24th, 2014 my husband Matthew and I briefly relocated to a remote Texas town of 3,400 people where a young doctor with...READ MORE

Little Brushes Art Camp at Pinot’s Palette, Stamford

May 2, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Education & Programs • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Little Brushes Art Camp at Pinot’s Palette, Stamford

Flexible: Sign up for all 4 weeks, individual weeks or days (if available) Convenient: Drop off at Pinot’s Palette at 9:00, pick up at noon Educational: Your budding artist will learn so much about art and artists Affordable: The more you go, the bigger the...READ MORE

PIFS Children Celebrate Founder’s Day

April 30, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Education & Programs • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on PIFS Children Celebrate Founder’s Day

On April 26th, children at the Putnam Indian Field School had a lot to celebrate. It was the 37th anniversary of the school’s incorporation. Sue Donaghy, in her first year as Head of School, had decided a Founder’s Day party was in order. The whole...READ MORE

Spring Cleaning?

April 29, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Spring Cleaning?

Spring clean the outside of your house as well as the inside. FAIRFIELD COUNTY SAFE WASH has the perfect solution: their soft washing system, designed specifically to kill mold, mildew, moss, algae, fungus and lichens that are growing on your roof and exterior walls. This...READ MORE

Art For A Cause

April 28, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Education & Programs, Giving Back • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Art For A Cause

At the Putnam Indian Field School, the children love to express themselves through their art work. At their annual Art Show on April 24th and 25th, they got to prove to their parents how beautiful their work is. The projects they exhibited were multi-faceted and...READ MORE

Meet The Irrepressible Amber Boyle! NY Ranger Dan Boyle’s Biggest Fan…

April 27, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Meet The Irrepressible Amber Boyle! NY Ranger Dan Boyle’s Biggest Fan…

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? I love going to the beach with the kids. I really love being outside with them. I have a 4-year old and a 6-year...READ MORE

Ordinary Treasures

April 23, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , 2 comments

There are many touching common threads that run through the experiences of very young children. One is their sudden infatuation with ordinary items they discover on the floor or on the ground. I am always intrigued and peacefully startled when a child becomes fascinated with...READ MORE

Meet Marcella Kapsaroff! Gardener, Natural Cook, Nature Lover, Teacher

April 20, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Meet Marcella Kapsaroff! Gardener, Natural Cook, Nature Lover, Teacher

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them?  I love to visit local farms and Audubon centers with both of my children. Our older son, Chris, is 25 and our little one,...READ MORE

Mindfulness by Carol Tolonen

April 16, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Carol's Mindful Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Mindfulness by Carol Tolonen

  I bet you’ve heard the term bandied about a good deal recently. Perhaps you’ve wondered what it’s really all about and whether it has any relevance to yourself or your parenting. Although the concept has its origins in Eastern religious meditation practices, it has...READ MORE

Who Will Wear The Green Jacket?

April 12, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Sports & Fitness • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Who Will Wear The Green Jacket?

Party with Moms loves The Masters. Jordan Speith is a rising star, and would become the only other 21 year old to ever win the world’s greatest golf tournament after Tiger Woods. But we are rooting for Mickelson to pull off a miracle. We hope...READ MORE

Pinot’s Palette Spring Break Classes…

April 11, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Education & Programs • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Pinot’s Palette Spring Break Classes…

                Staying Around for Spring Break? Pinot’s Palette offers a great family experience. Their Spring Break painting classes are for kids and families. Your child will love painting on real canvas and take real pride in this art...READ MORE

The Importance Of Pretend

April 9, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Marianne's Early Childhood Column • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on The Importance Of Pretend

  We’ve all heard children doing it – deciding who will be the mom, the dad, the sister, the puppy. Or maybe they’re playing restaurant, with a chef, a waiter, and a hungry customer or two. Or assuming the roles of a serious but kind...READ MORE

Party with Moms Loves Boxcar Cantina

April 8, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Party with Moms Loves Boxcar Cantina

Boxcar is a perfect family restaurant. Children love the food. Parents love the margaritas and Mexican beers. If your mouth waters at the thought of enchiladas, tacos, burritos, quesadillas, amazing salads, you’ve come to the right place.  Boxcar supports local farms, serving all organic food...READ MORE

Party with Moms Interviews Admissions Expert Dr. Lowe

April 7, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Dr. Lowe's Admissions Blog • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Party with Moms Interviews Admissions Expert Dr. Lowe

College Admissions Season for 2015 is winding down. Most seniors have received their acceptances… and know where they will be next fall. We took the opportunity to do an in depth interview with Dr. Paul Reginald Lowe, founder of Greenwich Admissions Advisors. Dr. Lowe specializes...READ MORE

Reminder To All Our Moms Of The Week…

April 6, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom Of The Week News • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Reminder To All Our Moms Of The Week…

  Don’t forget to take advantage of the free headshot or family photo offered by Katie Farro, head photographer at Classic Kids, Greenwich (54 Greenwich Ave). Just email Katie or call 203 – 622 – 2358 to schedule your appointment. She can’t wait to take...READ MORE

Love Squash? Chelsea Piers CT is the Place to Be.

April 6, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Health & Beauty, Sports & Fitness • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Love Squash? Chelsea Piers CT is the Place to Be.

Check out recent accomplishments of their players last week: Marina Stefanoni of Darien won the GU 13 division, Ian Blatchford of Wilton won the BU 15 division, Natalie Grainger of Greenwich, Squash Director of CPCT qualified to represent the U.S. at the Pan Am Games...READ MORE

Delicious Sushi @ Tengda Asian Bistro

April 4, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Delicious Sushi @ Tengda Asian Bistro

It is hard to resist filling up on the delicious appetizers at Tengda, but you should definitely save some room for the sushi. Tengda features lots of creative and attractively presented sushi and sashimi. You can pig out on the sushi boat for 2, or...READ MORE

An Exciting Opportunity For Your Elementary School Naturalist

April 2, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Education & Programs • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on An Exciting Opportunity For Your Elementary School Naturalist

If you have a rising 1st, 2nd, or 3rd grader who loves exploring the natural world, Putnam Indian Field School has a great mini-camp. Each morning the group will meet in the PIFS Science room to gather a little knowledge, and then set out in...READ MORE

The Play Date From Hell

April 2, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , 2 comments

Charlie threw his coat into his cubby. Bridget, Charlie’s mother called into the room, “Hi all. Charlie will be bringing Finn home. See ya!” “Hi Charlie,” greeted Miss Carter, cheerfully. “Hi. Where’s Finn?” “He isn’t here yet. I have some new cars. Would you like...READ MORE

QuadJobs: A Great Idea Comes To Our Area

April 1, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom Of The Week News • Tags: , , , Comments Off on QuadJobs: A Great Idea Comes To Our Area

  Need a babysitter? Help with gardening, moving furniture or serving at a party? Math or science tutor? Retail clerk? Camp counselor? IT assistant? When your to- do-list gets too long, QuadJobs can get you the help you need. QuadJobs is an online service that...READ MORE

Meet Gabriela Carbonetti, International Mother of 5, Wine Connoisseur!

March 30, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Meet Gabriela Carbonetti, International Mother of 5, Wine Connoisseur!

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? I have five children and one dog. Florencia is 24, Sabrina is 17, Lucca is 14, Francesca is 10 and Massimo is 8. Ciccio,...READ MORE

Partying with Moms at Pinot’s Palette…

March 24, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Partying with Moms at Pinot’s Palette…

A special group of Moms held a reunion at Pinot’s Palette on Saturday afternoon, March 21st. They met 10 years ago at a Stamford Hospital Mothers Group with their newborn babies. They formed a playgroup for their little ones and met regularly until their children...READ MORE

The Power Of Positive Attention

March 19, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Marianne's Early Childhood Column • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on The Power Of Positive Attention

  When I wrote about Self-Regulation, I related it to a child’s ability to take on an unattractive or difficult task when necessary. What does a child do when the teacher announces clean up time? Children with a good sense of self-regulation pitch right in...READ MORE

Looking for a Summer Camp for Your Young Child?

March 13, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Education & Programs • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Looking for a Summer Camp for Your Young Child?

Putnam Indian Field School is a perfect place for young children to experience the fun of summer camp. Staffed by caring and experienced professionals, PIFS Camp helps children transition from home to school with a minimum of stress. Inside and out, the school is sized for...READ MORE

Allan Houston, Bro of the Month, Knick Legend, Incredible Father & Husband

March 12, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Bro of the Month, Sports & Fitness • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Allan Houston, Bro of the Month, Knick Legend, Incredible Father & Husband

A star basketball player in high school and at the University of Tennessee where his father coached, Allan was drafted in the first round by the Detroit Pistons in 1993, and signed with the Knicks as a free agent in 1996. In the 1999 Eastern...READ MORE

Need a New Outfit? Local Pop Up Store Offers Bargains for Moms…

March 10, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom Of The Week News, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Need a New Outfit? Local Pop Up Store Offers Bargains for Moms…

  Mom of the Week, Laura Brounstein invites all women to visit her new pop up store, Doncaster, this Wednesday & Friday 5:00 PM to 8:00PM. Enjoy free food and wine from Aux Delices and find lots of great deals on couture clothing. Don’t miss out....READ MORE

Meet Katrina Bischoff, Co-Owner of Back 40 Mercantile in Old Greenwich!

March 9, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , Comments Off on Meet Katrina Bischoff, Co-Owner of Back 40 Mercantile in Old Greenwich!

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them?  I love to have adventures with them. We start the day with “what will our adventure be today?” It can be anything from a...READ MORE

THE LOFT: A New, High-End Reception Space Opening at Chelsea Piers CT

March 8, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Parties & Events • Tags: , , , Comments Off on THE LOFT: A New, High-End Reception Space Opening at Chelsea Piers CT

Opening in late March 2015, the LOFT is a 3,500 – sq. ft. fully customizable event space ideal for private and corporate events. It can accommodate 50 to 250 guests in a wide range of event formats that include Team Building, Activity Outings, Meetings, Holiday...READ MORE

Couldn’t We Just Stay Home?

March 5, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , 3 comments

Sally and James were being extra quiet. They didn’t want their mother and father to know they were awake. It was Saturday and the children were planning to draw and make cards for their Grandmother whose birthday was coming up. Then they heard their father...READ MORE

College Admissions: Transferring to Another College – The Upgrade

March 4, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Dr. Lowe's Admissions Blog • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on College Admissions: Transferring to Another College – The Upgrade

As the college application season begins to draw to a close (decisions for competitive schools are being released in late March), one would believe that everything is slowing down. But actually, it’s the beginning of college transfer season! College freshmen will soon complete a full...READ MORE

Cabaret & Cabernet Gala Tomorrow Night…

March 3, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom Of The Week News, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Cabaret & Cabernet Gala Tomorrow Night…

  Mom of the Week, Kyle Healy invites you to the Greenwich Choral Society 2015 Gala, Wednesday, March 4th at 6:30 PM at Richard’s (Greenwich Avenue). The evening will feature performances by Broadway stars, and silent & live auctions. Wine & hors d’oeuvres will be...READ MORE

Meet Mia Pepin! This Week’s Mom of the Week from Old Greenwich

March 2, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Meet Mia Pepin! This Week’s Mom of the Week from Old Greenwich

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them?  I have one son, Frye, who is 5 years old. I love traveling with him. I also try to surprise him with fun activities...READ MORE

Happy Birthday to Greenwich Legend, Fred Wierdsma, Bro of the Century!

February 28, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Bro of the Month, Education & Programs • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Happy Birthday to Greenwich Legend, Fred Wierdsma, Bro of the Century!

Fred founded and became Headmaster of The Putnam School in 1973, following years of being a beloved teacher and hockey coach at Greenwich Country Day School. Fred invented the famous Smokey’s Bounders Program. In 1978, when the school merged with Indian Field School, Fred took...READ MORE

Caren’s Cos Cobber – Great Weekend Brunch!

February 27, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Caren’s Cos Cobber – Great Weekend Brunch!

Trying to think of an outing for kids on these frigid weekends? Here’s a suggestion: have brunch at the Cos Cobber. Brunch is served from 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM on Saturday and Sunday, and it features lots of menu items that appeal to kids....READ MORE

Self Regulation: A Key To Success In School And Life

February 26, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Marianne's Early Childhood Column • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Self Regulation: A Key To Success In School And Life

  My last column discussed emotional self-regulation, the ability to control impulses and behave in a way appropriate to the circumstance. By developing this skill, children become more productive and socially competent.  There is a cognitive aspect to self-regulation as well, which helps children overcome...READ MORE

College Admissions Expert at The Women’s Club of Greenwich Saturday

February 25, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Dr. Lowe's Admissions Blog • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on College Admissions Expert at The Women’s Club of Greenwich Saturday

Dr. Paul Lowe of Greenwich Admissions Advisors is offering a free information session for parents on Saturday, February 28th from 2 – 3 PM at the Women’s Club of Greenwich (89 Maple Ave). The session is for parents of high schoolers who are planning to...READ MORE

Pecora Brothers, Inc. – Accountability, Professionalism, and Integrity

February 25, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Pecora Brothers, Inc. – Accountability, Professionalism, and Integrity

Pecora Brothers is a full service residential and commercial construction management company. This family-owned business by Joseph and Sylvester Pecora, is Greenwich based and boasts 20 years experience. Pecora Brothers specializes in New Home Construction Home Renovations Commercial Construction Building Maintenance  They will help you...READ MORE

Meet Jessica Pastore Reynolds, Mother of Two, Greenwich Native

February 23, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Meet Jessica Pastore Reynolds, Mother of Two, Greenwich Native

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? My sweet beautiful daughter Piper Jane is 5 and the lovely Augustus is nearly 3. They are our moon and our stars. We spend...READ MORE

New Birthday Party Options from Chelsea Piers CT

February 13, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on New Birthday Party Options from Chelsea Piers CT

If you want a hassle-free birthday party for your child, Chelsea Piers is the way to go. Event staff plan the party, provide the space, supervise the activities, serve the food, and clean up afterward. A parent’s dream! Tutus and Tiaras (Ages 3 – 5)...READ MORE

Self Regulation: A Crucial Skill For Learning Success

February 12, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Marianne's Early Childhood Column • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Self Regulation: A Crucial Skill For Learning Success

  What is self-regulation? How do children develop it? We are told all the time how important that development is to future success in school and life.  Self-regulation may be defined as the ability to control one’s own behavior and emotions and adapt them in...READ MORE

Do Something Different for Valentine’s Day

February 10, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Do Something Different for Valentine’s Day

Take your date to Pinot’s Palette in Stamford to Paint, Drink and Have Fun. On Thursday, February 12th, from 7-9pm, celebrate GALentine’s Day with your girls. Each reservation comes with your Audrey accessories, faux pearls and sunglasses. Snap a picture in your best pose, upload...READ MORE

Great Food @ Tengda Asian Bistro, Greenwich

February 6, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Great Food @ Tengda Asian Bistro, Greenwich

One of the best ways to experience Tengda is to go with a group and sample the appetizers. Rather than settling on one dinner dish, this allows you to have a tasting feast by sharing with your friends. The appetizers at Tengda are amazing, with...READ MORE

Feeling Shy

February 5, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , 4 comments

Lizzy walked behind her mother as they approached the door of her nursery school. Just inside, the principal, Mrs. Carmichael was waiting to greet them. “Good morning Lizzy. Good morning Margaret. How are you today?” She put her hand out to Lizzy, but Lizzy ducked...READ MORE

Putnam Indian Field School Tuesday Tour Days

February 3, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Education & Programs • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Putnam Indian Field School Tuesday Tour Days

Putnam Indian Field School – An independent day school for children Two through Five years old. Tuesday Tour Days: February 17, February 24, March 3, March 10 PIFS looks forward to meeting you. RSVP to Maria Sabito 203-869-0982 maria.sabito@pifs.net Tuesday Tours begin at 1:00 p.m. Private tours are also available. 101...READ MORE

Super Bowl Advice From Mom of the Week, Suzanne Wind!

February 1, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom Of The Week News, Sports & Fitness • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Super Bowl Advice From Mom of the Week, Suzanne Wind!

  Cos Cob Author Offers Game-Changing Advice For Super Bowl Sunday via greenwich.dailyvoice.com COS COB, Conn. — Aside from the commercials, the halftime show and the snacks, the Super Bowl offers an opportunity for teachable moments with your kids. So says Cos Cob resident Suzanne Wind, author of...READ MORE

Amazing Homemade Margaritas for the Super Bowl…

February 1, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Amazing Homemade Margaritas for the Super Bowl…

Avoid the hangover! Get delicious pure juice margarita mix from Boxcar Cantina. The choice of tequila is up to you. Pick up some guacamole and salsa as well.   44 Old Field Point Road – Greenwich, CT – 203-661-4774 www.boxcarcantina.com

Pinot’s Palette-Stamford: A Different Birthday Party Idea for Kids

January 31, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Pinot’s Palette-Stamford: A Different Birthday Party Idea for Kids

Winter birthdays can be hard. How many kids do you want in your home? For how long? And what–with outdoor opportunities limited–will they do?  Pinot’s Palette in Stamford offers a solution. For the 6 – 12 age group, Pinot’s Palette will take your child’s unique...READ MORE

Super Bowl Fun at Caren’s Cos Cobber…

January 30, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink, Sports & Fitness • Tags: , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Super Bowl Fun at Caren’s Cos Cobber…

The Cos Cobber is a great place to view the Super Bowl while enjoying delicious food and drinks. Watch the Seahawks battle the Patriots on the Cobber’s huge TVs in the restaurant and bar. If you like traditional fare – amazing cheeseburgers, wings, Philly cheese...READ MORE

Helping Your Child Be A Successful Learner: Part 2

January 29, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Marianne's Early Childhood Column • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Helping Your Child Be A Successful Learner: Part 2

  My last column described “hypothesis testing” as a mindset children need to develop to become successful learners. Hypothesis testing can be defined as learning by hands-on trial and error until understanding is acquired.  Another helpful mindset to encourage in children is risk-taking. Don’t worry....READ MORE

Tandem Tutoring: A Great Idea For Your Child At Any Age

January 27, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Education & Programs • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Tandem Tutoring: A Great Idea For Your Child At Any Age

What child wouldn’t benefit from some one-on-one time with a talented tutor in his or her own home?  Katie Linhares graduated from Notre Dame, has a Masters from NYU and taught in New Canaan, Manhattan and Eagle Hill in Greenwich. She currently teaches Special Ed...READ MORE

Meet Kim Gilsenan, Mother of 2, Greenwich Speech & Language Pathologist!

January 26, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Meet Kim Gilsenan, Mother of 2, Greenwich Speech & Language Pathologist!

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? My boys are 12 and 10. I love being a part of their day. Whether it is working on their homework, driving them around,...READ MORE

Mom of the Week, lawyer, Caitlin Hayes back from the Middle East!

January 25, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom Of The Week News • Tags: , , Comments Off on Mom of the Week, lawyer, Caitlin Hayes back from the Middle East!

  Caitlin just returned from a trip to Oman as a legal advisor to a local private construction company. Attached are a few pictures of Caitlin with some dignitaries, including the GCC Secretary General, Undersecretary for Transportation for the Kingdom of Bahrain, and the GCC Commerce Secretary.  Caitlin believes...READ MORE

Meet Bro of the Month, Julien Jarry!

January 23, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Bro of the Month • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Meet Bro of the Month, Julien Jarry!

For the past two years, Julien has managed Organic Planet, a popular Greenwich restaurant featuring organic, non-GMO, vegetarian and vegan dishes. Now he is embarking upon his dream job – to be a photographer and videographer. This is something Julien has wanted to do for...READ MORE

Living Examples 2: The Gentles

January 22, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , 3 comments

“Mommy, the birds’ nests are blowing a lot in the wind. I feel sorry for the birds.”  Marian and her son, Denny were driving to the Farnsworth’s for a simple supper. It was very windy. They both saw how much the branches were bending. “Oh...READ MORE

Navigating The College Admissions Process – The Admissions Maze

January 20, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Dr. Lowe's Admissions Blog • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Navigating The College Admissions Process – The Admissions Maze

Join Dr. Paul Lowe, leading global educational and admissions expert, and senior advisor and founder of Greenwich Admissions Advisors, as he helps you navigate the agonizing waters in preparing and getting your child into college. This free informative seminar is for high school parents and...READ MORE

Meet Diane Powis, Mother of 2, Psychologist, Dog Lover, Runner!

January 19, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Meet Diane Powis, Mother of 2, Psychologist, Dog Lover, Runner!

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? I have two children: Ben, age 14, and Sarah, age 10.  I have two dogs (semi-children): Mak, a lab mix, age 8, and Petunia,...READ MORE

Living Examples: The Horribles

January 15, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , 3 comments

“In the car, Patty. We’re late. I mean now. All that dawdling is going to cost you.” “You’re not the boss of me,” four-year old Patty squawked. “Wanna bet?” Patty tried to resist her father’s grasp. Jeb picked up his daughter, put her in her...READ MORE

Let Kids Find Their Own Jobs

January 12, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom Of The Week News • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Let Kids Find Their Own Jobs

  On the spectrum of helicopter parents, I hover somewhere in the middle of all the hovering. I’ve been known to hand feed my 6-year-old daughter bites of broccoli if she’s too distracted to get the job done. I hold myself back from adding activities...READ MORE

Helping Your Child Be A Successful Learner

January 8, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Marianne's Early Childhood Column • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Helping Your Child Be A Successful Learner

  Parents wonder what they can do to help their children become successful learners. There are certain “mind sets” that are important for young children to develop which will help them considerably later on. One is known as “hypothesis testing.” Children have a lot of...READ MORE

Weekend of Master Classes at Chelsea Piers Dance Academy

January 7, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Health & Beauty • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Weekend of Master Classes at Chelsea Piers Dance Academy

Former New York City Ballet principal dancer, and current School of American Ballet instructor, Yvonne Borree will be teaching classes, at the brand new Chelsea Piers Dance Academy January 10th and 11th. Classes will be used to place prospective students.  Children ages 3-6 dance for free!...READ MORE

Chelsea Piers CT Announces Opening of Their New Dance Academy

January 6, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Health & Beauty • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Chelsea Piers CT Announces Opening of Their New Dance Academy

Featuring classes for children age 3 and up in ballet, jazz, modern, tap and hip hop… Drop in classes for adults in a variety of dance styles… Experienced, supportive instructors… Get into fitness by dancing! www.chelseapiersct.com

The First Mom of the Week for 2015 is…

January 5, 2015 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom Of The Week News • Tags: Comments Off on The First Mom of the Week for 2015 is…

  YOUR MOM!!! She wants the best for you.  She loves spending time with you.  She is happiest when your family is together.  She works hard at everything she does and volunteers to help others.  She smiles a lot and always enjoys a party.  Fill...READ MORE

Let’s Help Anitra’s Dream Come True

December 28, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Let’s Help Anitra’s Dream Come True

One of our Moms of the Week, talented singer-songwriter, actress, Anitra Brooks has launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund the production of her first album of eclectic pop music entitled “I Walk In Your Light.”  To date, Anitra has raised $9,000 of the required $14,000....READ MORE

There’s still time to stock up on gifts at Boast Greenwich!

December 19, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Cool Other Stuff • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on There’s still time to stock up on gifts at Boast Greenwich!

Starting today, buy one item and get one free, at equal or lesser value. *Limit three items total. Sale valid through Sunday, 12/21.  Home from college? Boast wants to meet you! Stop by their store for a free Boast tee and a special discount when...READ MORE

Meet Maria-Paz Echenique-Johnson, Greenwich Mom of 4, True Citizen of the World

December 15, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Meet Maria-Paz Echenique-Johnson, Greenwich Mom of 4, True Citizen of the World

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? I like to go to their events: their school concerts and sports games.  I like to celebrate their birthdays and go to church all...READ MORE

Hanging On To The Magic Of Stories

December 11, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Marianne's Early Childhood Column • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Hanging On To The Magic Of Stories

  Some recent Moms of the Week have described their favorite part of the day as the time spent cuddling and reading bedtime stories with their children. Besides the obvious closeness of the experience, reading to children offers so many benefits. Children gain a rich...READ MORE

College Admissions: Does It Matter Where You Attend College?

December 10, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Dr. Lowe's Admissions Blog • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on College Admissions: Does It Matter Where You Attend College?

I often hear from parents, students, high school guidance counselors and even fellow educational consultants that it doesn’t matter where you attend college, as long as where you attend is a “good fit”. Actually studies show it does matter where you attend college! My recommendation...READ MORE

Tengda Tonight!

December 9, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Tengda Tonight!

Val’s Putnam Wines invites you to a special wine sampling of 90+ Cellars at Tengda Asian Bistro from 4:00 – 8:00 tonight.  Enjoy delicious food and wine as a holiday gift from Val’s.   Reserve your place by calling Val’s at 203 – 869 – 2299....READ MORE

Meet Bridie Loverro! Mother of 3, Writer, Co-Founder of QuadJobs.com

December 8, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Meet Bridie Loverro! Mother of 3, Writer, Co-Founder of QuadJobs.com

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? Our children are 6, 4, and 2.  Favorite activities include dancing, building and cooking with them. Reading books to them at bedtime is one...READ MORE

Great Tastings at Val’s All Weekend Long..

December 5, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Great Tastings at Val’s All Weekend Long..

Friday, December 5th                                                                             4:00 – 7:00 Sample...READ MORE

Nanny Trouble

December 4, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , 3 comments

“What are you doing in there, Colin?” Denise barked from the hallway. “That’s my room. Keep out.” “Oh Denise, I was just looking for you. Sorry.”  “Then call me. Sneaking into my room is wrong. What do you want?”  “I wanted to ask when Mommy’s...READ MORE

A New Romance Novel from our Former Mom of the Week!

December 3, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , Comments Off on A New Romance Novel from our Former Mom of the Week!

Budapest Romance audiobook by Rozsa Gaston is now OUT with actress Romy Nordlinger narrating (SynchroNYCity, Law & Order, All My Children, One Life to Live).  Download on Audible.com FREE with a 30-day trial membership and read this contemporary romance about a Dutch man and an...READ MORE

Party with Moms at Boast on Greenwich Avenue Dec 11th!

December 2, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Giving Back, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Party with Moms at Boast on Greenwich Avenue Dec 11th!

We hope you can join us for this fun event next Thursday (12/11) at Boast’s newly opened Greenwich store.  A percentage of all sales from the evening will benefit the Boys & Girls Club of Greenwich. Beverages sponsored by our friends from Val’s Putnam Wines!...READ MORE

Chelsea Piers New Athletic Club Open!

December 1, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Health & Beauty • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Chelsea Piers New Athletic Club Open!

Moms – If you are into fitness, cycling, yoga, pilates and much more… If you want to push yourself with fresh workouts and excellent instructors… and you want to be excited about coming to the gym… Chelsea Piers CT Athletic Club is the perfect place...READ MORE

Hair of the Dog? Come to Val’s Putnam Wines and Liquors This Weekend!

November 28, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Hair of the Dog? Come to Val’s Putnam Wines and Liquors This Weekend!

Val’s Weekend Lineup… Friday 4:00 – 7:00 Black Friday Favorites to taste. Saturday 3:00 – 7:00 Sample new arrivals. Sunday Noon – 5:00 Try Val’s “employee favorite” new picks The friendly guys and gals at Val’s can’t wait to help you choose some more delicious...READ MORE

Check Out Chelsea Piers Connecticut’s Brand New Health Club!

November 26, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Health & Beauty • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Check Out Chelsea Piers Connecticut’s Brand New Health Club!

Coming this December… Chelsea Piers is adding a 65,000 square-foot health and fitness facility and clubhouse for members only.  The new facility will offer 6 state of the art studios including- Queenax Bridge Cycling Fitness Yoga Hot Yoga Pilates Reformer Over 100 classes each week...READ MORE

Fine Dining/Fine Wine Experience Tonight at Golden View Firenze…

November 24, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Fine Dining/Fine Wine Experience Tonight at Golden View Firenze…

Make reservations today to enjoy a unique opportunity, offered by Golden View Firenze Restaurant and Val’s Putnam Wines & Liquors. Golden View’s most exquisite dishes will be served with 16 rare and vintage Italian wines from award winning producers. Dinner beginning tonight at 7pm.  ...READ MORE

Meet Leslie Yager, Founder of Greenwich Free Press!

November 24, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Meet Leslie Yager, Founder of Greenwich Free Press!

    What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? I have one daughter, 22, whose company I enjoy even if we’re just walking the dogs.  She recently moved home from Berkeley...READ MORE

Thanksgiving Wine at Val’s This Weekend!

November 22, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Thanksgiving Wine at Val’s This Weekend!

Looking for good wine to complement your Thanksgiving dinner?  Val’s Putnam Wines & Liquors has recommendations and convenient tasting times all weekend.  Drop by the store today from 4 – 7 PM for a tasting of Quintessential Wines – OR come in for Sunday Funday...READ MORE

Organic Planet Greenwich- You Won’t Believe How Good It Is!

November 21, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Organic Planet Greenwich- You Won’t Believe How Good It Is!

Organic Planet features food that is organic, locally grown, sustainable, vegetarian, vegan and non GMO.  Many of the offerings are gluten free and dairy free.  And the food is delicious! Party with Moms favorites include teriyaki salmon, and the pulled pork tacos.  The Autumn Squash...READ MORE

Sensory Learning Sticks

November 20, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Marianne's Early Childhood Column • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Sensory Learning Sticks

  One of the best gifts parents can give their young child(ren) is a sensory table. Children learn and retain knowledge best when their senses are engaged; a sensory table offers so many opportunities for learning. You will be amazed at how centered and calm...READ MORE

Pure Barre Greenwich Drop-in Classes & Alala Trunk Show Friday!

November 19, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Health & Beauty • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Pure Barre Greenwich Drop-in Classes & Alala Trunk Show Friday!

Have you been to Pure Barre Greenwich recently?  Pure Barre is the fastest, most effective, yet safest way to change your body and they’re offering $10 drop in classes Friday, November 21st!  Classes will be held at 5:45am, 8:25am, 9:35am, 12:15pm, 4:30pm and 5:40pm.  The...READ MORE

Meg Nolan Van Reesema – Mother, World Traveler, Writer & Consultant!

November 17, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Meg Nolan Van Reesema – Mother, World Traveler, Writer & Consultant!

  What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? I love going on bike rides with my boys. Though both young, the oldest is four and the youngest is just 8 months,...READ MORE

The Good Nanny

November 13, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , 1 comment

Betsy had been awake for a while when she heard “Whaaah!” coming from Charlie’s room. She threw on her pink terry cloth robe and went to the six-month old she took care of.  “There you are! Hi Charlie. How’s my adorable boy?” She picked Charlie...READ MORE

Express Pizza / Bella Cucina

November 12, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Express Pizza / Bella Cucina

If you don’t know this place, located on Hamilton Ave in Chickahominy, you should. The food is really good. On the left side of the building, Mike and Frank Greco create unique and delicious pizzas. Our latest favorite is the pulled chicken pizza – the...READ MORE

Greenwich Restaurant Week Kickoff Party Tomorrow Night!

November 10, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink, Mom Of The Week News, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Greenwich Restaurant Week Kickoff Party Tomorrow Night!

  Don’t miss the delicious food and great deals- with 37 restaurants participating, you can take your pick of tastes.  Drink specials all week long!  The prix fixe menus are carefully selected and offer great value for amazing multiple course lunches and dinners.  Check out...READ MORE

The Gift Of Free Time

November 6, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Marianne's Early Childhood Column • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on The Gift Of Free Time

  Parents are getting used to being told not to overschedule their children. Yet the enrichment classes, the sports clinics, the many after school activities offered continue to be full. Why? Some parents want to give their child an “edge,” whether it is a leg...READ MORE

Scott Frantz Does It Again!

November 5, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom Of The Week News • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Scott Frantz Does It Again!

  Former Mom of the Week, Icy Frantz and her husband Scott can celebrate his re-election to the State Senate today.  Scott won easily, getting nearly 90% of the vote in the 36th state Senate District.  In case you missed it, or would like to...READ MORE

Meet Nisha Kumar Behringer- Mother of 3, Humanitarian and CFO

November 3, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Meet Nisha Kumar Behringer- Mother of 3, Humanitarian and CFO

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them?  My children are 9, 7 and almost 5 and I love to do anything that makes their eyes widen and sparkle, which can be...READ MORE

Child Authors Needed!

October 29, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Education & Programs • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Child Authors Needed!

Does your child love to read?  Dream of becoming on author someday?  Love the holidays?  Well here’s a contest for you! Kids read the Kat McGee books & come up with a title and plot synopsis with the a holiday of their choice for the...READ MORE

Meet Heather Mitchell CAO of Capri Capital Partners, Chicago

October 27, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Meet Heather Mitchell CAO of Capri Capital Partners, Chicago

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? I have one child, Carter Isabella, and she is 7 going on 8 (November 2nd is her birthday).  My greatest wish(es) for her is...READ MORE

A Little Child Labor Goes A Long Way

October 23, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Marianne's Early Childhood Column • Tags: , , , , , , , , Comments Off on A Little Child Labor Goes A Long Way

  Most parents are aware of the importance of building confidence and self-esteem in their children. How to do it effectively? One way is to listen when they talk and then respond, to let them know you take their ideas seriously. Ask their opinions at...READ MORE

Greenwich Admissions Advisors Attends Whitby School Event

October 22, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Dr. Lowe's Admissions Blog • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Greenwich Admissions Advisors Attends Whitby School Event

On October 8th, Dr. Paul Reginald Lowe, president and founder of Greenwich Admissions Advisors, attended Whitby School’s “Annual Community Partner Breakfast.” The event involved local realtors, schools and educational consultants. Greenwich Admissions Advisors provides admissions advisory and independent day and school placement. Greenwich Admissions Advisors...READ MORE

Kimberly DuBois- Greenwich Reflexologist & Creator of Turtle Moon Health!

October 20, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Kimberly DuBois- Greenwich Reflexologist & Creator of Turtle Moon Health!

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? I have 2 girls, ages 15 and 25.  Time spent with each of them is very different based on their age and personality differences....READ MORE

College Admissions: The Stress of Early Decision

October 14, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Dr. Lowe's Admissions Blog • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on College Admissions: The Stress of Early Decision

It’s early decision time and anxiety is beginning to fill the air. For some, within the next two months or so it will be a time to celebrate – accepted! And for others, it will be discouraging and disappointing – deferred or worse, a rejection...READ MORE

Val’s Putnam Wines Tasting & Events All Week Long…

October 8, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Val’s Putnam Wines Tasting & Events All Week Long…

Thursday October 9th, 6 PM to 9 VAL’S will host The Junior League of Greenwich at Equinox Greenwich for their “FALL Get Together 2014.” Friday 4 PM to 7 VAL’S will host an in house line-up of fall favorites for you to try. Saturday 3...READ MORE

Meet Suzanne Wind, Award Winning Author of The SMART Playbook

October 6, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Meet Suzanne Wind, Award Winning Author of The SMART Playbook

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? I have three children ages 12, 10 and 4.  I love preparing a meal with my children – especially when we go all out...READ MORE

Putnam Indian Field School Students Return to a Bountiful Harvest!

October 3, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Education & Programs • Tags: , , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Putnam Indian Field School Students Return to a Bountiful Harvest!

Last Spring, parents and children at Putnam Indian Field School (PIFS) planted nine organic gardens on the school grounds to encourage and celebrate healthy eating.  The gardens were part of the school’s move to organic, non-GMO, more fruit and vegetable filled lunches. In between the many...READ MORE

The Competitives Part 2

October 2, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , 2 comments

Becky was happy that her new classroom was sunny and the staff was so friendly.  She did have butterflies and yet she knew once her job actually began, she’d feel calmer.  On the Sunday night before the first day of school, her clothes were already...READ MORE

Anne recommends this article to every parent…

October 1, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column, Education & Programs • Tags: , , , , , 2 comments

Why Steve Jobs Didn’t Let His Kids Use iPads (And Why You Shouldn’t Either) via nextshark.com If you fall within the Gen-Y era like us, chances are you’ve given a bunch of thought as to how you would raise your own children in this day...READ MORE

Mom of the Week- Lindley Pless, Founder of The Sentimentalist!

September 29, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Mom of the Week- Lindley Pless, Founder of The Sentimentalist!

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? When we are feeling mellow I love reading with my girls and snuggling with them. We are a pretty touchy-feely bunch!  I also adore...READ MORE

Former Mom of the Week, Caitlin Hayes, Hosts Event Tomorrow Night

September 23, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Giving Back, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Former Mom of the Week, Caitlin Hayes, Hosts Event Tomorrow Night

Join Caitlin, Holistic Life Coach, and friends for an inspirational evening, “Fall Awakening.” Wednesday, September 24th, at The Hyatt from 7  to 9 PM.  A portion of the evening’s proceeds will go to Neighbor to Neighbor. 

The Competitives

September 18, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , , 4 comments

Right after Labor Day, the teachers went in to school to prepare their classrooms. Becky was new to the faculty, having just moved to town from Maine. When it was time for lunch, she felt awkward joining the groups of obvious friends who gathered in...READ MORE

Boxcar Cantina’s 20th Anniversary Celebration Week!

September 16, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Boxcar Cantina’s 20th Anniversary Celebration Week!

Had a great margarita lately? Boxcar Cantina will be having festivities, all this week, September 15 – 21 to celebrate. Enjoy the farm to table, delicious southwestern food, as well as a tequila tasting in the bar on Tuesday, September 16th (reservations only), free giveaways...READ MORE

Meet Hala, Co-Founder of AaHa Restart, Greenwich!

September 15, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Meet Hala, Co-Founder of AaHa Restart, Greenwich!

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them?  My 3 cuties are 6 and 6 (twins) and 4.  There is nothing I love more than our nightly routine of snuggling up on...READ MORE

Why Hire A College Admissions Advisor?

September 11, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Dr. Lowe's Admissions Blog • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Why Hire A College Admissions Advisor?

The real question is not whether you should hire a private college admissions advisor, but whether you want your child to have a competitive advantage in a very competitive and selective process and as a concerned parent, are you willing to pay for that advantage?...READ MORE

Fairfield County Safe Wash

September 10, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Fairfield County Safe Wash

Want your house to look brand new?  FC Safe wash uses a soft wash, low-pressure system, which is safer and more effective than power washing.  It cleans exterior surfaces: roofs, siding, trim, walkways and terraces, eliminating algae, mold, mildew, moss, dirt etc.  All products used...READ MORE

Meet Allyson Spellman, Founder of Unleash Your Voice!

September 8, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Meet Allyson Spellman, Founder of Unleash Your Voice!

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? I have a 3 year old daughter Shayler.  I love spending quality time with her which usually means playing together.  She brings out the...READ MORE

RSVP to Val’s Wine Tasting Dinners Next Week

September 5, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , , , , Comments Off on RSVP to Val’s Wine Tasting Dinners Next Week

SEPT 9th 6:30pm Le Firenze Restaurant 249 Railroad Ave, Greenwich 06830.  Mastrobernardino Winery will host a 5 course dinner and wine pairing featuring their brand Ambassador of Mastrobernardino who will present the pairing. $80.00 dollars per person plus tax and tip.  For inquiries and or RSVP please...READ MORE

Scaredy Cats

September 4, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , 3 comments

Jane and Lizzy had been close friends in high school and, as both recently moved back to their hometown, their friendship felt current and even stronger.  Both were married with young children and they often shared parenting notes with each other. On one bright morning,...READ MORE

Choosing the Right Admissions Advisor

August 27, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Dr. Lowe's Admissions Blog • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Choosing the Right Admissions Advisor

Over the last 17 years as a college admissions advisor, I have observed that many well-intentioned parents don’t have the time, knowledge and emotional tolerance to “play” college admissions advisor, even after they create spreadsheets, read books, take copious notes during college tours, talk with...READ MORE

Excellent Roofing by Marty Olivieri And His Crews

August 26, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Excellent Roofing by Marty Olivieri And His Crews

Olivieri Roofing offers fair prices, timely completion and high quality craftsmanship. Your house or building will get the attention it needs and so will you. Residential & commercial roofing, siding and masonry. They will work with whatever materials you want- cedar, asphalt, slate, tile and...READ MORE

Meet Jen Danzi! If you don’t know Jen you’re probably not from Greenwich.

August 25, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Meet Jen Danzi! If you don’t know Jen you’re probably not from Greenwich.

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them?  Jones is 15 months now and is walking and has a handful of words and gestures she uses to communicate. She is a water...READ MORE

Vive Life Together

August 21, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , 5 comments

I recently returned from a trip to France.  I keep thinking of all that I saw and ate and drank and felt. By some extra piece of good fortune, I have been given something new and wonderful to think about. As my sister and I...READ MORE

Meet Kristen von Summer Waldorf, Our 50th Mom of the Week!

July 28, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , Comments Off on Meet Kristen von Summer Waldorf, Our 50th Mom of the Week!

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? David and I have two boys, seven & five.  I love to read with my children & discuss the books.  Their thoughts always surprise me...READ MORE

Your Cozy Summer Hoodie…

July 10, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Cool Other Stuff • Tags: , , , Comments Off on Your Cozy Summer Hoodie…

Cozy… is a funny word to use about clothes in summer.  But our Party with Moms hoodie is as cozy as your bed.  Perfect for that day on the beach when the sun goes behind a cloud and a cool wind starts blowing.  Perfect for...READ MORE

Kickoff to the Greenwich Sidewalk Sale at Pure Barre Greenwich Today!

July 9, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Health & Beauty, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Kickoff to the Greenwich Sidewalk Sale at Pure Barre Greenwich Today!

Join the Styleliner- formerly a potato chip delivery truck- converted into a carefully curated, luxury mobile boutique on wheels!  It’s filled with the most beautiful and unique accessories you could dream of.  Enjoy sneak previews of the Greenwich Sidewalk Sale featuring brands including Nancy Rose Performance, Vimmia,...READ MORE

Mom of the Week- Lynne Lambert, Founder of NYC Subway Line!

July 7, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Mom of the Week- Lynne Lambert, Founder of NYC Subway Line!

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them?  My son is 25.  I love to go to a movie or watch something together on TV and compare notes with him.  I also...READ MORE

Army of Souls Tonight at Garcia’s! Port Chester, NY.

July 3, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Army of Souls Tonight at Garcia’s! Port Chester, NY.

Recognize this vintage tee shirt?  You must have been around Greenwich in the late 80’s and 90’s… you will be happy to know that the legendary band, Army of Souls is appearing tonight at Garcia’s in Port Chester, New York.  For one night only, Leif...READ MORE

Bridget O’Brien, PR & Events Specialist- No Celebration Too Big or Too Small!

June 23, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Bridget O’Brien, PR & Events Specialist- No Celebration Too Big or Too Small!

What do you love to do with your children?  How old are they?  And what is your greatest wish for them? I own a PR and Events Firm that produces many charity and red carpet events and I bring my children with me to as...READ MORE

Love Art and Vino? Come to Pinot’s Palette!

June 20, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Love Art and Vino? Come to Pinot’s Palette!

  Looking for a different type of evening entertainment? Unleash your imagination at Pinot’s Palette! No bar hopping necessary. Pinot’s Palette Stamford, is Fairfield County’s BEST NIGHT OUT! Enjoy an evening of art, wine and fun. Local artists will guide you through a feature painting...READ MORE

Meet Jasbeena! Managing Director, World Traveler, Emerging Markets Expert

June 16, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Meet Jasbeena! Managing Director, World Traveler, Emerging Markets Expert

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? I have one daughter and she is an active six year old, with a curious mind.  Fortunately she has been bitten by the travel...READ MORE

For the Birds

June 12, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • • 3 comments

“Children, if you eat anymore, you’re going to get chubby.  Your friends will tease you and you’ll feel awful.  So put that cheese down and let’s do some drawing.”  Margo walked past the plate that her mother, Mariel hadn’t finished at lunch and stuffed a...READ MORE

Party with Moms Interviews Laura Brounstein, Greenwich Fashionista!

June 9, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , , , , , 2 comments

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them?  My children are 21 and 16.  We have fun entertaining together.  We love to host BBQs and celebrate occasions with extended family and friends....READ MORE

Wine Weekend at Val’s!

June 6, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Wine Weekend at Val’s!

Swing by Val’s this weekend… Today from 4-7 PM, Ross from Griffin Wine Estates will be pouring delicious wines from Paso Robles, California. Saturday, June 7th- Tim from New England Wines & Spirits will have an excellent selection of summer rosés and poolside style wines....READ MORE

Mom of the Week – Caitlin Hayes: Lawyer, Mother of 5, Spiritual Counselor

June 2, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Mom of the Week – Caitlin Hayes: Lawyer, Mother of 5, Spiritual Counselor

  What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them?  I love to be in nature with my children. Whether it’s in the woods, or at the beach, I love the clarity and...READ MORE

Don’t let your child miss the fun of PIFS Summer Camp!

May 28, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Education & Programs • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Don’t let your child miss the fun of PIFS Summer Camp!

Putnam Indian Field School Summer Program: June 23 – July 24, 2014 PIFS specialty – helping each child feel comfortable and happy in a school setting. Trusting the teacher – playing with mates – art, block building, listening to stories, water play, outdoor fun.  Watch...READ MORE

Party with Rozsa Gaston, Former Mom of the Week Tonight!

May 23, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Party with Rozsa Gaston, Former Mom of the Week Tonight!

Join us for PIFS Mom and renowned author, Rozsa Gaston’s book signing party 5 PM to 8 PM. Mill Pond Shopping Center- Doncaster Boutique. 219 East Putnam Avenue, Greenwich, CT. Fashion, Fun, Vino!  

Meet Kyle Hicks Healy- Artist, Teacher, Mother!

May 19, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Meet Kyle Hicks Healy- Artist, Teacher, Mother!

  What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? I love to do anything with my kids when they are discovering something new, and to witness the self-confidence and newfound awareness that...READ MORE

A Little Miracle

May 15, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , 3 comments

“Come on Quinn, let’s get the show on the road.  Eat something.  No more just staring at your broccoli.”  Carrie Griffiths was clearly out of patience with her son. Dod Griffiths came over to Quinn and patted his dark curls.  “Quinnie, have a little nibble. ...READ MORE

Party with Moms Golf FUNdraiser! Save the Date!

May 14, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Giving Back, Parties & Events, Sports & Fitness • Tags: , , , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Party with Moms Golf FUNdraiser! Save the Date!

Our Second Annual Party with Moms Golf FUNdraiser will be on Wednesday, July 23rd at The Griff Harris Golf Course, Greenwich, CT.  We Hope you can join us for a day of fun for a great cause!  A portion of all proceeds benefit Breast Cancer...READ MORE

Meet Fitness Queen Laura London, Mom of the Week!

May 5, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Meet Fitness Queen Laura London, Mom of the Week!

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? I have 3 children ages 14, 16 and 20.  The girls and I love to exercise, watch movies and shop together.  My son loves...READ MORE

Mom’s Night In

May 1, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , 1 comment

Getting ready for her first ever Girl’s Night Out, Margaret could hear her children squabbling downstairs.  She was just putting on her new dangly earrings when she heard a thud.  Running down the stairs she saw her two-year old, Juliet splat on the floor.  Four-year...READ MORE

Putnam Indian Field School: Coloring & Creating to Help Others

April 30, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Education & Programs • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Putnam Indian Field School: Coloring & Creating to Help Others

The children of Putnam Indian Field School (age 2 – 5) created individual and group work to display for their parents. The children were inspired by the works of artists Yayoi Kasuma, Vassily Kandinsky and Claude Monet. The Annual Art Show, held on the weekend...READ MORE

Meet Amy van Arsdale, Owner of Simply Organize It!

April 28, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Meet Amy van Arsdale, Owner of Simply Organize It!

  What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? I love to play Scrabble with my kids. I have 4 children 17, 15, 13 and 11. My greatest wish for them is...READ MORE

Bellini Baby Sale!

April 25, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Bellini Baby Sale!

Featuring luxury, quality and classic style in children’s furnishings, Bellini creates long lasting products that will grow with your child. Their Greenwich store is located on 40 West Putnam between Barcelona & Crumbs. www.bellini.com

The Beach House Cafe – So Close, Yet So Far Away!

April 24, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink • Tags: , , , , , , , , Comments Off on The Beach House Cafe – So Close, Yet So Far Away!

Treat yourself to an evening at The Beach House Café.  You’ll feel far away from Greenwich.  Enjoy the simple sophistication and vacation atmosphere.  Delicious food served very quickly by friendly, attentive servers. Party with Moms personal favorites…  Buffalo Shrimp Salad- perfectly spicy and the salad...READ MORE

Mommy, Dearest

April 17, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , 7 comments

Leaving the museum, Elizabeth said, “Yes, the dinosaurs were real.  That was a very, very long time ago, Philip.  Million and millions of years ago.”  “Were you alive, Mommy?”  Elizabeth said cooly, “Have you been paying attention at all, Philip?” “I think so, Mommy.  A...READ MORE

Bubba Watson – Bro of the Month!

April 16, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Bro of the Month, Sports & Fitness • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Bubba Watson – Bro of the Month!

It’s awesome to see one of our favorite players win his second green jacket in three years. Bubba fired a final round of 69 to hold off 20 year old phenom Jordan Spieth and win by 3. Oh yeah and Bubba drove it 366 yards...READ MORE

Introducing Dee Ocleppo! Model, Designer, Wife of Legendary Tommy Hilfiger!

April 14, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Introducing Dee Ocleppo! Model, Designer, Wife of Legendary Tommy Hilfiger!

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? Tommy and I have seven children ranging in age from 4-28 years old. I think what I love to do the most when all...READ MORE

Why Go To Val’s?

April 11, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Why Go To Val’s?

Val’s has the largest selection of wine, beers and spirits in town. You cannot beat the prices and the staff is very friendly and knowledgeable. Val Fiorita founded this cool shop in 1957 and it has been family owned ever since. Today his son, Jeb...READ MORE

Party with Moms Golf Polo (Augusta Green)

Party with Moms golf polos! Perfect for the golf course. 100% Pima Cotton.

UC onn top of the World!

April 9, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Sports & Fitness • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on UC onn top of the World!

Congratulations to the UConn Women’s & Men’s Basketball teams for winning the National Championship.  UConn is the only Division 1 University that has done this in the same year, and now they’ve done it twice (2004 & 2014). Hats off to the Lady Huskies of...READ MORE

Taco Tuesday @ Sundown Saloon!

April 8, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Taco Tuesday @ Sundown Saloon!

$3 tacos, $4 tequila shots & coronas, $5 margaritas!  You can’t go wrong. These nachos are out of this world! 403 Greenwich Ave.  Greenwich, CT.  203-629-8212 www.sundownsaloon.com

Party with Moms Interviews Rozsa Gaston, Prolific Author!

April 7, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , , , , Comments Off on Party with Moms Interviews Rozsa Gaston, Prolific Author!

What do you love to do with your children? 1.  Travel.  Here we are at Bled Castle in Bled, Slovenia when my son was 13 months old. 2.  Read with them. My 13-year-old and I are reading Ray Bradbury’s Dandelion Wine together for her required...READ MORE

Sunday Funday at Val’s!

April 6, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Sunday Funday at Val’s!

Swing by Val’s today for some excellent free vino and fun.  Employees will be pouring their favorites all day long. www.valsputnamwines.com Cheers,

Logan’s Run

April 5, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Parties & Events • Tags: , , , Comments Off on Logan’s Run

Due to a very sad unforeseen circumstance, Logan’s Run was unable to play as expected at Beach House last night.  We look forward to seeing the band perform when the time is right.

Party with Logan’s Run at Beach House Tonight, April 4th!

April 4, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Party with Logan’s Run at Beach House Tonight, April 4th!

Rock out with East Coast’s best cover band beginning at 10 PM! View Beach House’s awesome food & drink menus below- Food menu – Drink menu 220 Sound Beach Ave, Old Greenwich, CT.  203-637-0367 www.beachousecafe.com

The Magic Crayon

April 3, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , 1 comment

Sun filled the wide hallway of the Little Farms Nursery School.  It was the second week of school and the children were settling into their lives there after the long summer vacation.  Mrs. Macafer was a young, vibrant, and very smiley teacher.  She adored children...READ MORE

Party with Moms hoodies, hats, aprons & more…

April 2, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Cool Other Stuff • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Party with Moms hoodies, hats, aprons & more…

Take your pick-  Enter pwmfriends upon checkout and receive our friend discount! Women’s Line Men’s Line  

Party with Moms Golf Balls!

April 1, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Cool Other Stuff, Sports & Fitness • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Party with Moms Golf Balls!

Play in our Second Annual Party with Moms Golf FUNdraiser this July and you’ll get your very own sweet custom Titleist Party with Moms golf balls – among many other things.  You can’t buy these anywhere!

Introducing the hilarious and candid Amanda Tapiero!

March 31, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Introducing the hilarious and candid Amanda Tapiero!

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? My daughters are 9 and 11, my son, 13.  First of all I love doing things with them that involve them explaining their feelings...READ MORE

Adorable Turbie Treats!

March 23, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Cool Other Stuff • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Adorable Turbie Treats!

Perfect for your next shower/party! Treat yourself and friends to a microfiber turban towel- only $6.  They come with a lollipop and custom wrapping paper!  Where can you go wrong?  Order yours here. Any questions?  Contact the Founder of Turbie Treats. Lauren Sabini- lsabini79@gmail.com

Dr. Kim Nichols on Teenage Acne

March 20, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Health & Beauty • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Dr. Kim Nichols on Teenage Acne

Teenage skin I have always liked treating teenage patients. I think it’s because I think I can really make a difference with them. Catching kids early can put them on a path for taking good care of their skin for a lifetime. This also involves...READ MORE

Back Country Bash! Thursday March 20th

March 19, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Back Country Bash! Thursday March 20th

Party with Debra Jean Longobardi and many others in the celebration of Debra’s latest book, All Roads Lead To Pasta.  Limitless cocktails, sponsored by our friends from Val’s Putnam Wines & Liquors, amazing hors d’oeuvres, great DJ and much more.  We know this will be a...READ MORE

Pecora Brothers, Inc. – The Right Partner For Your Next Building Project

March 19, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Pecora Brothers, Inc. – The Right Partner For Your Next Building Project

Pecora Brothers, Inc. of Greenwich, CT- in business since 1995. Expertise in both residential and commercial projects of any size. Specializing in distinctive custom new homes, renovations and construction management. Impeccable track record of delivering projects on time and on budget while delivering superior workmanship....READ MORE

Books, blocks, balls, sand, water fun and more at PIFS Summer Camp

March 18, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Education & Programs • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Books, blocks, balls, sand, water fun and more at PIFS Summer Camp

Let Putnam Indian Field School’s summer program ease your three or four-year-old child into the magic of pre-school.  PIFS knows just how to do it. Summer Camp, June 23 – July 24, Monday through Thursday, 9:00 AM to 12:00 noon. Click here for an application...READ MORE

Bro of the Month- Hockey Legend, Chris Seifert

March 17, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Bro of the Month, Sports & Fitness • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Bro of the Month- Hockey Legend, Chris Seifert

Chris is a former professional hockey player who wears many hats, especially his Party with Moms one. Chris has two main interests in his life; coaching young men the game of ice hockey and keeping the world hydrated with Sportwater. Chris is the owner and...READ MORE

Get Worldy at Val’s This Weekend!

March 15, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Get Worldy at Val’s This Weekend!

Saturday, March 15th- Wines from all around the world will be poured from noon to 5pm. Sunday Funday- Employee favorites poured all day long. Come have fun and try some new wines on Val’s! Cheers,

Come to the Beach House Friday, March 14th

March 13, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Come to the Beach House Friday, March 14th

Dance your night away and Party with Moms in Old Greenwich, CT at the Beach House tomorrow night! Featuring one of Fairfield County’s best bands – Merlin – playing your favorite classic rock starting at 9:30 PM. View Beach House’s awesome food & drink menus...READ MORE

Mom of the Week- Janet Delos!

March 10, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Mom of the Week- Janet Delos!

What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them?  I have twins- a boy and a girl that are 15 months old.  I enjoy spending quality time with them whether it’s at a...READ MORE

Free Wine Tastings all Weekend Long at Val’s!

March 7, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Free Wine Tastings all Weekend Long at Val’s!

Friday, March 7th- excellent wines sponsored by Griffin Wines. Saturday, March 8th- 90+ International Wines poured all day long! Sunday Funday- Employee favorites- noon to 5pm. Cheers,

Bellini Baby Sale March 6th-March 9th!

March 6, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in House & Travel • Tags: , , , , , Comments Off on Bellini Baby Sale March 6th-March 9th!

Don’t miss out on this great sale!  Their Greenwich store is on 40 West Putnam between Barecelona and Crumbs.  Follow Bellini Baby on Facebook & Twitter.

Second Thoughts

March 6, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Anne's Parenting Column • Tags: , , , 5 comments

Marina Overton was setting up her desk in her new room, taking things out of a cardboard moving box: her tape dispenser, a little pair of red handled scissors, several drawing pads, lots of crayons and colored pencils.  As she arranged them on her white...READ MORE

Party with 85 Broads Tomorrow Night!

March 5, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Party with 85 Broads Tomorrow Night!

Tired of the same old recipes?  Looking for new and fun ways to bring your family and friends back to the dinner table for delicious meals after this endless and cold winter?  Then join our friends at 85 Broads (Westchester/Connecticut Chapter) for an evening of...READ MORE

Kelly Green Hoodies- Perfect for St. Patrick’s Day!

March 4, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Cool Other Stuff • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Kelly Green Hoodies- Perfect for St. Patrick’s Day!

Get your fresh Party with Moms Kelly Green hoodie today!  Enter promo code pwmfriends and receive our St. Patrick’s Day discount.

Mom of the Week- Betsy McPherson from Denver!

March 3, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Mom of the Week • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Mom of the Week- Betsy McPherson from Denver!

  What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them? I have 3 kids.  Spencer (9), Andrew (6) and Margot (3).  I love to ski with my two boys- it’s fun for all...READ MORE

Val’s Wine Tasting This Weekend!

February 28, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Food & Drink, Parties & Events • Tags: , , , , , , Comments Off on Val’s Wine Tasting This Weekend!

Val’s will be pouring great new wines from California, Argentina, Italy, France and Oregon all weekend long! Be sure to swing by anytime today from 3pm-7pm and tomorrow 12pm- 5pm. Cheers, Party with Moms

Summer Magic at Putnam Indian Field School!

February 28, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Education & Programs • Tags: , , , , , , , Comments Off on Summer Magic at Putnam Indian Field School!

Serving both Fairfield and Westchester County families, PIFS Summer Camp for children ages 2 1/2 ~ 5 years old is located at their beautiful school campus in Greenwich, CT.  Putnam Indian Field School is a special place with exceptional teachers who are used to comforting and inspiring small...READ MORE

Delicious Party with Moms cookies!

February 25, 2014 • Posted by PartywithMoms in Cool Other Stuff • Tags: , , , , Comments Off on Delicious Party with Moms cookies!

Amy’s Apples and Devilish Delights made us these amazing sugar cookies!  Amy’s Apples specializes in gourmet apples, brownie pops, crispies and many other treats customized to your special event.  Contact Alissa Pecora at alissa.amysapples@gmail.com to place your order today!