Elisabeth is a stay-at-home mom who lives in Fairfield with her husband Andrew and three daughters (born in 2010, 2013 and 2016). She grew up in Litchfield County and moved to Fairfield from Stamford after having her second child. Elisabeth was previously an elementary school teacher, but now feels very blessed to be home with her children (although it’s not an easy job!). She loves to bake and cook, go to the beach with her family, and share a glass of wine with friends!

Pizza! Pizza! {where to eat in Fairfield County}

It's Friday night, what's for dinner? It's been a long week...so, pizza for the win! Dine-in, take-out or deliver! Here's a round-up of FCMB's contributor's favorite pizza spots!  GREENWICH & STAMFORD Glenville Pizza – They...
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The Lost Art of RSVPing!

My brother got married in December. As my sister-in-law was preparing for one of the most exciting days of her life, she had to add 'check RSVP’s' on her to-do list. On top of fine-tuning...

Let It Go! Take The Help.

When I was VERY pregnant with my third daughter, my mother came to visit. Her trip happened to overlap with our every-other week visit from our cleaning lady (an expense we will never get rid...

My Favorite Holiday Tradition!

As a mom, I am always interested in other’s holiday traditions. What do people do to make their Christmas, Hanukkah or New Year’s Eve extra special for their little ones? I have always been...

Teaching Your Child To Want To Give Back To Others

I have many hopes and dreams for my three children. I want them to be kind, sincere and loving individuals. I want them to know they have a voice and I want them to...

Three Initials And A Pearl

I was very blessed to get pregnant with all four of my pregnancies very easily. In fact, one time I wasn’t even trying (and probably not being as careful as I could have been...

The Greenwich Wine + Food Festival: My Culinary Dream Come True!

We all have those bucket list items in the back of our mind that we hope to fulfill one day. They can be as grand as skydiving or climbing Mount Everest, or on a...

I’m Proud To Say I Co-Slept With All My Children

When my sister had her first born, I told her she was wrong for co-sleeping. I warned her that she was only creating bad sleep habits for my niece. I criticized her, but that...
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It’s Called A Temper Tantrum And I’m Doing The Best That I Can!

To the woman awkwardly staring at me in the parking lot, it’s called a temper tantrum, and I am doing the best that I can! One Friday afternoon, I ran to Trader Joe’s around 4:30...
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To Snack or Not To Snack?

According to Kelsey Nixon, a food lover that I follow on Instagram, snack boards have gained great popularity and are a “stunning way to present really approachable foods.” She did a segment on the...