The Mohegan Sun Brewfest Is Happening This Weekend

This weekend, get a babysitter and join us at the Mohegan Sun Casino's annual Brewfest. With hundreds of beers, many which are local to Connecticut and other New England states, you will be able to drink your favorite brew and try out some new varieties. Taste up to 150 ... Continue Reading . . .

Stop and Shop Offers Honeycrisp Apple Originals for a Limited Time

Stop and Shop sent us a variety of their new HoneyCrisp Apple items to try out. These new items are in all Stop and Shop stores now for a limited time. Stop & Shop's Apple Limited Time Originals can be found throughout the store including in dairy, bakery, deli, floral, ... Continue Reading . . .

Take the Family to Bonefish Grill This Summer

Bonefish Grill invited us to try their new summer specials so we took the family out for a cool summer dinner. Bonefish Grill is offering a special summer menu that includes entrees like Wild Salmon topped with freshly sautéed spinach, Applewood bacon and blue cheese crumbles; ... Continue Reading . . .

Shopping at The Promenade Shops at Evergreen Walk

Shopping is always a blast at The Promenade Shops at Evergreen Walk in South Windsor. On our tour we visited NIXS Bar and Restaurant, Stonewall Kitchen, Sephora, Francesca's, J. Crew, and Taste by Spellbound. There is over 374,000 square feet of specialty retail shops and ... Continue Reading . . .

Mother’s Day Gifts Ideas from Clinton Crossing Premium Outlets (Plus Coupons)

Clinton Crossing is ready for Spring and Mother's Day. Here's some great Mother's Day gift ideas for the Mom in your family. Save even more off the regular outlet prices when you use the special coupons and discount mentioned below. Join the Clinton Crossing VIP Shopper Club and ... Continue Reading . . .

Kids Week at Foxwoods and Clifford the Big Red Dog

Spring break is great. It’s my fave. Honestly I think the kids at this age could care less, but it’s fun for mama to get a change in routine for a little while, not have to worry about packing lunches and getting everyone out the door each morning. But unless you’re taking your ... Continue Reading . . .

2016 New England Patriots Game Schedule

Are you ready for some New England Patriots FOOTBALL?? I am. So ok I know I have quite a few months to wait, but pre-season games sneak up on you during the busy summer months and before you know it, BOOM! Football season is here! I try to keep tabs on my boys during the off ... Continue Reading . . .

Connecticut 2016 Earth Day Events, Freebies & Printables

Earth Day is Friday, April 22, 2016. Earth Day is a day that helps us remember to give back to our planet, plant a tree, use reusable shopping bags, use water bottles or better yet a water filter and refill one bottle with tap water, buy toilet paper without the cardboard roll ... Continue Reading . . .

SavorCT: The Date Night You Never Knew You Needed

We got some strange side-eye looks when exhibitors at SavorCT, “a celebration of wine, food, and spirits” asked us what media outlet we were with. A Kids’ and Families blog? What on earth were we doing at Savor? Well I will tell you what I told them! What is one of the major ... Continue Reading . . .

Brent Spiner Returns in Independence Day: Resurgence

We always knew they were coming back. After INDEPENDENCE DAY redefined the event movie genre, the next epic chapter delivers global spectacle on an unimaginable scale. Using recovered alien technology, the nations of Earth have collaborated on an immense defense program to ... Continue Reading . . .

Saybrook Point Inn Tall Tales Guest House

Here at Sweeties Kidz, our focus is often on activities for families and children, and many here in the Connecticut area. But we also realize that grown-up time is important too! Every now and again, parents need a small break. Even just a day or overnight away can be really ... Continue Reading . . .

Enjoy Family-Focused Activities this Spring at Foxwoods Resort Casino

There's always something to do in Southeastern Connecticut and Foxwoods Resort Casino has kid-friendly and family-focused events coming up this Spring. https://youtu.be/IOOh9f-pQ1I Clifford The Big Red Dog Musical Clifford The Big Red Dog Musical is coming to the Fox Theater ... Continue Reading . . .