Tag Archives: Winter

Revel In The Merry Beauty Of This Town’s Holiday Gathering

Since the 1890s, the New England town of Ridgefield, Connecticut has played home to five Pulitzer Prize winners, a Nobel Laureate, two presidents of the National Academy of Design, famous Architects, Innovators, Authors, Actors and Musicians. Today, Ridgefield’s arts community is still thriving. With the Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, The Ridgefield Playhouse, The Prospector Theatre, […]

Owner of Dance School Gives Back with Dazzling Light Display

Walter Schalk has owned the Walter Schalk School of Dance for 56 years. With generations of students under his tutelage, some refer to him as the “Grandaddy of Dance.” The school, based out of Wilton, CT, has programs all throughout Fairfield County. The school just recently put on it’s annual “Holiday Spectacular,” featuring students from […]

Unique Ice Sculptures Will Take Your Breath Away — Ithaca Ice Wars

Every winter, world class carvers travel to Ithaca, NY to show off their sculpting skills in a national ice carving event known as Ithaca Ice Wars. Sculptors spend an entire day transforming giant blocks of ice into breathtaking pieces of frozen artwork. Call us crazy, but we suddenly have a newfound appreciation for the chilly […]

Best Mulled Wine Recipe

With its rich flavor mulled wine is probably the best winter drink. It is traditionally popular in Middle Europe and England but now spicy and fragrant mulled wine is well-known everywhere. Not only it’s extremely delicious and makes your home smell great, it’s also really simple to make. For the most basic version all you […]

Disabled Skier On Sit Ski Performs Backflip

Professional skier, Josh Dueck, broke his back in 2004 when a skiing backflip went horribly wrong. But even after becoming paraplegic, the sportsman wouldn’t give up on his passion for skiing. For eight long years, Josh has been practicing and building up his skills using a sit ski. Now he is ready to revisit the […]