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Masquerade

October 30, 2018

It was the perfect opportunity to try out my Halloween costume and the perfect opportunity to meet fun people with a sense of adventure. It was the annual Fall organ and music concert at the First Congregational Church in Stratford, CT named "Pipescreams!"

For an afternoon I was Miley Cyrus.  I met William Shakespeare, Cruela Daville, the Imposter Police and so many more. I used my celebrity recognition as a conversation enabler.  

Afterwards there was a reception where audience and...

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Making Music

October 1, 2018

I've read about ukulele festivals and wondered what they were like They are held all over the world including the United States, but none near my home.  That recently changed.

What would it be like?  Would my fingers hold up to playing for hours?  Who would be there?

It was a day of playing new songs, expanding my knowledge and joyful fun of making music with others.  All levels of players were there and there were program choicest accommodate   During the concerts, there was a unique mix...

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Travel through Tales

October 1, 2018

I found this hidden gem by accident a few hours before the special event while I was posting news of an event I was promoting.  I learned there was a special storytelling program at a new museum that opened earlier this year .  This sounded so special and it was.

The museum was nestled in a commercial building shared with other tenant.  When you enter, to the right is the museum and the left the office space for a business.  

The I entered the museum I was stunned by the colors, the rooms...

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Around the Corner

August 31, 2018

I'm a regular at a weekly event where I connect with local farmers, entrepreneur, visual artists and musicians.  Here I network, enjoy a farm to table lunch, learn new things and meet new people,  I spend a quality hour and return to my day armed with fresh fruits and vegetables and exceptional experiences.

i learn about positive things going on, develop relationships with vendors and cross paths with interesting people and ideas.  It's never the same two visits in a row and I love it that...

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Cruise for Free

August 1, 2018

I spotted an announcement for all kinds of free cruses in NYC on a day I had evening plans in the city.  Is free too good to be true?  Would it be a quality experience?  

It didn't disappoint.  It was moderated ny an official NYC guide and representatives from the Waterfront Alliance.  It was a beautiful day to see area of Brooklyn I had previously seen from the road.

Most of the passengers were from NYC and like me, were curious about this tour that would take us to the Gowns and back....

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