LEAVING ON A JET PLANE: Get Outta Town: A Gold Coast Get-Away
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Hop on Metro North’s New Haven line at Grand Central and you’ll be in the picturesque town of Greenwich, Connecticut in well under an hour!  You may be surprised to find that there’s so much to do here but not surprised at the affluence – you’ve heard about all that before. Long Island Sound and dozens of parks and trails …

Barbara Barton SloaneLEAVING ON A JET PLANE: Get Outta Town: A Gold Coast Get-Away
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Spring Is Nature’s Way Of Saying “Let’s Party!”
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Getting Your Spring/Summer Glow On A new season deserves a closet refresh – and Spring is the perfect time to try some of the most popular fashion trends of the year.  The easiest way to jumpstart this is by adopting a new color palette.  While Spring is normally pastel heavy, 2019 is all about bolder, brighter colors.  Shades of yellow, …

Barbara Barton SloaneSpring Is Nature’s Way Of Saying “Let’s Party!”
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LEAVING ON A JET PLANE: Following Your Passion In Cambridge
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“Find something you’re passionate about and keep tremendously interested in it.” ~ Julia Child Sage words, indeed, from the illustrious late Cantabrigian Ms. Child. And in the fine city of Cambridge, Massachusetts there’s oh so much to be passionate about.  In this place you may be engrossed in changing the world but it’s all in a day’s work. Here one …

Barbara Barton SloaneLEAVING ON A JET PLANE: Following Your Passion In Cambridge
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LEAVING ON A JET PLANE: The Calgary Stampede – Where the World Meets the West
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Hang on to your Stetson, Pardner! Get ready for excitement, tension and exceptional drama.  There’s a rootin’, tootin’, rip-roaring, down-and-dusty rodeo that takes place in Calgary, Alberta, Canada every July – the famous Calgary Stampede known as the Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth – and yep, it’s happening again – July 5-14. Each year, more than one million visitors from …

Barbara Barton SloaneLEAVING ON A JET PLANE: The Calgary Stampede – Where the World Meets the West
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Habitat for Humanity of Coastal Fairfield County 2019 Benefit – Saturday, April 6, 2019
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NEW YORK, NY — March 27, 2019 —  Habitat for Humanity of Coastal Fairfield County (Habitat CFC) will be presenting its largest fundraising event of the year on Saturday, April 6, 2019 from 6:30-11:00 pm at the Warehouse at Fairfield Theatre Company in Fairfield, CT.  This year’s benefit will be a fun DISCO themed arty – where guests can come dressed …

Barbara Barton SloaneHabitat for Humanity of Coastal Fairfield County 2019 Benefit – Saturday, April 6, 2019
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GEOMETRIC: Pelham Art Center Annual Spring Gala – Saturday, March 23, 2019 from 7-11pm
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NEW YORK, NY — March 7, 2019 — The Pelham Art Center celebrates with GEOMETRIC, this year’s annual Spring Gala on Saturday, March 23, 7-11 pm at the New York Athletic Club, 31 Shore Road, Pelham Manor, NY.  This festive occasion includes fine dining and dancing in celebration of the Pelham Art Center mission. Join us for cocktails, dinner and dancing …

Barbara Barton SloaneGEOMETRIC: Pelham Art Center Annual Spring Gala – Saturday, March 23, 2019 from 7-11pm
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LEAVING ON A JET PLANE: As Luxe Would Have It – Costa Rica’s Exclusive Resorts – from Sea to Shining Sea
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What’s your idea of a great vacation?  A destination on your dream bucket-list, good friends to join you, amazing activity options, beautiful surroundings and fine service – perfect, right? Who could ask for anything more? Well, actually you could. There’s something that can make your dream vacay utter perfection.  And what is that, you ask.Two words: Exclusive Resorts. Exclusive Resorts …

Barbara Barton SloaneLEAVING ON A JET PLANE: As Luxe Would Have It – Costa Rica’s Exclusive Resorts – from Sea to Shining Sea
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LEAVING ON A JET PLANE: A Sense of Place – Park City, Utah
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“I believe that there is a subtle magnetism in nature which, if we unconsciously yield to it, will direct us aright.” ~ Henry David Thoreau PARK CITY, UTAH — Artsy, eclectic, a downright fun little ski town – that, my friends, is Park City. Framed by the craggy Wasatch Mountain range and bordered by the Deer Valley and Park City Mountain Resorts, …

Barbara Barton SloaneLEAVING ON A JET PLANE: A Sense of Place – Park City, Utah
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LEAVING ON A JET PLANE: Spotlight ESTONIA – An Historic and Architectural Treasure
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Tallinn, Estonia is the best preserved medieval city in all of Europe There are no distant places in Estonia, a country bordered by Finland, the Baltic Sea, Latvia and Russia. You can travel from one end of the country to the other in just four or five hours.  Its small size translates to short distances so you can squeeze in …

Barbara Barton SloaneLEAVING ON A JET PLANE: Spotlight ESTONIA – An Historic and Architectural Treasure
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