Author: PartywithMoms

  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 [caption id="attachment_8760" align="aligncenter" width="608"] Dustin Johnson won the 2016 BMW at Crooked Stick ©WGA/Charles Cherney Photography[/caption]   Remy’s Pick - Justin Rose He’s been off all year, hoping he will find his form this week. We both need to win out to win it all!    Marianne’s Pick - Zach Johnson He has won...

  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 home be left at home (or at least in the car), I have made exceptions when a child enters the class clutching a beloved toy and the mother says, “I couldn’t...

  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 – 5 PM Greenwich Skate Park Grand Reopening Celebration, Roger Sherman Baldwin Park. Rain Date, Sept. 10. [caption id="attachment_8732" align="aligncenter" width="288"] photo via greenwichtime.com[/caption]   September 10th, 7:30 AM Tour de Greenwich 20 Mile Bike Race, Greenwich High School. Sponsored by...

  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 before are in for what can initially be a traumatic experience. There is a happy ending, however. Starting nursery school means watching your mom or beloved caregiver walk away and leave you...

  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 [caption id="attachment_8723" align="aligncenter" width="608"] The 2016 Champion, Rory Mcilroy.[/caption]   Remy’s Pick - Louis Oosthuizen  Louis tears this course up and he will certainly need to today to get into contention! #59club   Marianne’s Pick - Louis Oosthuizen  Remy advised me this week.    Carlos’ Pick - Webb Simpson Two straight top 10s heading into the week...

  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 in Mount Kisco, as well as a successful second shop in Greenwich, doing a brisk retail businss and selling their smoked fish wholesale to top restaurants and stores throughout the region.  Now smoking...

  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 class. Private schools have been using the traditional academic criteria of SSAT/ISEE and grades for a number of decades. However, admissions personnel have long recognized that these cognitive measures are limited in their...

  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 to make the transition to school easier for you and your children.   -Notice your own anxiety level and manage it. Maintain a positive attitude about summer ending and school starting. Make a...

  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 [caption id="attachment_8706" align="aligncenter" width="608"] Captain America aka Patrick Reed and the Defending Champ, silences the crowd at Ryder cup after a birdie in singles at Gleneagles, Scotland, Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Peter Morrison)[/caption]   Remy’s Pick - Paul Casey Assembling a legitimate European lineup for these playoffs… starting...

  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 educational testing for children, adolescents and adults Consultation with lawyers, regarding children’s needs in the divorcing process and the development of parenting plans for divorcing families Marriage counseling Parents who have worked...

  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 Cottage and Gardens. Peter selects each of the lines displayed in the store from many different mills because he knows his clientele expects impeccable quality in their carpets and rugs. They...

  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 serve you some of his fantastic culinary creations. Begin your cruise with Frank’s signature Island Boy Rum Punch, followed by an ample antipasto platter. Then enjoy shrimp cocktail crisps, sweet & spicy...

  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 [caption id="attachment_8674" align="aligncenter" width="608"] Dustin Johnson is the only player to win the career WGC Grand Slam - What a bro![/caption]   Our Contributors’ Picks + Reasons Below…   Remy’s Pick – Rory McIIroy  You're all about to witness the biggest comeback in the history of PWM Fantasy Golf! Rory and I will get back in...

  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 walks and my favorite is riding in the car with them having chats about whatever is on their minds. I didn’t have that time as much when I was working and I...

  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 under the radar pick nearly all season. T-9 in his only other appearance here. Very consistent player, great short game and he can go very low! Remember when he shot 60 as a 19 year old, amateur?    Marianne’s Pick - Tony Finau I’ve...

  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 that fun is the most universal language. As we walked on these ancient and beautiful narrow streets together we looked into very busy patisseries, tiny fruit and vegetable markets and many beyond...

  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 remy@partywithmoms.com We hope to see you there. 101 Broad Street - 
Stamford, CT 203 – 890 – 9601 delfriscosgrille.com ...

  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 [caption id="attachment_8633" align="aligncenter" width="608"] The 1976 Champion Golf of the year (Royal Birkdale), Johnny Miller and 19 year-old runner up, Seve Ballesteros.[/caption]   Our Contributors’ Picks + Reasons Below…   Remy’s Pick - Tommy Fleetwood Already regretting this pick after an opening 76!   Marianne’s Pick - Ian Poulter  I’m out of reasons.   Carlos’ Pick - Louis Oosthuizen He play wells across the pond.   Craig’s Pick -...

    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, 8, 9, 10, 11, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 2017 from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM with a showcase performance on August 18, 2017 at 3:00 PM Summerstock Junior provides a strong foundation in acting...

  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 a perfect complement. So much more authentic than anywhere else. If you think you liked calamari before, you will love this version. You can’t go wrong with the Italian delicacies at...

  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 Program, your children will have fun while developing into little “fish.” This summer the program offers two-week intensive sessions at all skill levels. At Level 1, a child will learn to put...

  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…   Remy’s Pick - Danny Lee Just trying to make a cut and join the 3 Million Dollar Club! Past Champion here, and Danny is my boy!   Marianne’s Pick - Kevin Kisner I thought he would win…   Carlos’ Pick - Keegan Bradley He’s been playing well,...

  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 Chappell  Thought he would do well here and our leader, Eric was taking him too so I thought at the very least I'd be guaranteed to make it to the weekend, but boy was I wrong! Terrible pick.   Marianne’s Pick - Danny...

  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 after work or before a movie. Del Frisco’s appetizers are made for sharing. Party with Moms favorites include the Ahi Tacos, made with tuna tartare, avocado and citrus mayo, and the Cheesesteak...

  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 grown by over 10%, and the current figures have exceeded predicted market growth. This means that the opportunity—and pressure—for brands to adapt to different demands from parents everywhere is huge, and this is...

  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 yourself the next time you need a roof replacement. That industry-specific terminology doesn’t have to be limited to those in the roofing business, so get your feet wet and keep your house dry...

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 Mr. 58 (photo via pgatour.com)   Our Contributors’ Picks + Reasons Below…   Remy’s Pick - Bubba Watson Has won here a few times before and I have a feeling he will get it going this week and take it low! Although, he will need about a 64 today just to make...