10 Delicious Reasons to Visit Mystic, CT

While we've been living in Connecticut for six months, it took us only six seconds to go visit Mystic. And we've been back, virtually every weekend, ever since. Tucked between Groton and Stonington, this unofficial municipality is a charming seaport village with a huge secret: its thriving food and drink scene.Β Β Settled in 1654, Mystic was…

A Sea of Sunflowers in Griswold, CT.

We've only been in Connecticut for a few short weeks, but we're learning very quickly that the region is home to dozens and dozens of family farms. This last weekend we stumbled upon Buttonwood Farm in Griswold (yes, like Clark Griswold - no relation). The family farm is known for its farm-fresh ice cream and…