Pappa’s Pizza Stamford, CT

If you grew up in Stamford, CT you’ve heard of Pappa’s pizza and have probably eaten it a billion times.  Today I heard that Pappa’s founder  Filimon “Pappa” Sgouris passed away he was 90. Pappa’s has been operating since 1958 in 1960 they began to sell pizza and since then it’s pretty much been the standard go-to place for many Stamford born and raised locals.  … Continue reading Pappa’s Pizza Stamford, CT

Weekend Wanders 12/6/18

This past weekend we headed over to Foxwoods Resort Casino because my husband had to take photos of Smokey Robinson who was performing at the Grand Theather. Typically we head out rather early and then hit some of the Antique shops or Books-A-Million on the way over but we decided to head to Mystic Village.  I was so excited thinking that the village would be … Continue reading Weekend Wanders 12/6/18

Collinsville, CT

Did you guys know that Collinsville, Connecticut’s is on the National Register of Historic Places?  Yeah me neither.  The center of Collinsville is very picturesque with it’s Normal Rockwell vibe when you drive onto the main street you’re met with the Farmington River. This was home to the Collins and Company and most of the building and the center of the village where built around … Continue reading Collinsville, CT

Connecticut Carousel Museum

This past weekend there was a Bizarre Bazaar being held at the Connecticut Carousel Museum located in Bristol.  We’d never been to the Carousel Museum so decided it was a good place check out some crafts while looking at the antique beautiful Carousel horses. The Museum is located in what looks to be an old factory. I’m not sure if it’s me but Bristol is … Continue reading Connecticut Carousel Museum