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Cindy Capitani

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  1. Slurp, Sip, Repeat On National Noodle Day

    Slurp, Sip, Repeat On National Noodle Day

    It's National Noodle Day on Thursday, Oct. 6 and no impastas will be tolerated.There's no need for anyone to imitate a food that's naturally perfect in all of its glory from birth to dish. Noodles comes from unmixed dough that's smacked around in any number of shapes. They're then sliced, diced and boiled with a variety of sauces, depending on ethnicity.But noodles have evolved over the ...

  2. It's Taco Tuesday, New Canaan. Enjoy National Taco Day

    It's Taco Tuesday, New Canaan. Enjoy National Taco Day

    Taco 'bout a celebration. It's Taco Tuesday on National Taco Day. You've guac to be kidding!It's not only a day to pay homage to the Mexican equivalent of a sandwich, it's time to chow down on some bargains.Qdoba: Get a free order of chips and salsa or a free drink when you sign up for Qdoba Rewards.Taco Bell: Get $1 custom drinks during Happier from 2-5 p.m.On The Border: Get Mini ...

  3. Get Caffeinated, New Canaan, It's National Coffee Day

    Get Caffeinated, New Canaan, It's National Coffee Day

    Hopes and dreams taste like coffee and that's why we start our day with a cup, or two, or three ... but who's counting? Thursday, Sept. 29 is National Coffee Day, so say cheers to an entire pot.No one knows the origin of National Coffee Day but who cares? If any beverage deserves its own holiday, it's the perpetually "hot" cuppa joe.Americans drink about 146 billion cups of ...

  4. Get Set For Sweater Weather, New Canaan As Fall Begins

    Get Set For Sweater Weather, New Canaan As Fall Begins

    Summer's reign comes to an end on Thursday, even if the weather doesn't quite feel that way.The autumn equinox arrives at 10:21 a.m. ET on Sept. 22, marking the official beginning of fall in the Northern Hemisphere, according to the Old Farmer's Almanac.Like the spring equinox in March, the fall equinox marks an astronomical turning point of the seasons.People can watch a livestream ...

  5. Fry It Up On International Bacon Day, New Canaan

    Fry It Up On International Bacon Day, New Canaan

    Few smells wafting from a kitchen get mouths watering and tummies rumbling faster than bacon sizzling in a frying pan.And fewer side dishes have been concocted into so many off-label uses, undergone international shortages and experienced price spikes higher than shrimp and steak.International Bacon Day 2016 is Saturday, Sept. 3 and this is the time to indulge in every variety, from ...

  6. Plummeting Designer Bag Sales Drag Major Department Stores Down

    Plummeting Designer Bag Sales Drag Major Department Stores Down

    Designer handbag sales are continuing to fall, a trend causing the decline of the department store, according to Business Insider.Younger women also have a lust for experiences over goods, and malls for boutiques over anchors, according to Business Insider. The bags are no longer the status symbols they once were and women can buy them at discount outlets as easily as pricer stores like ...

  7. Yuck It Up On National Tell A Joke Day, New Canaan

    Yuck It Up On National Tell A Joke Day, New Canaan

    Why did the chicken cross the road specifically on Aug. 15? Because it's National Tell A Joke Day, of course!Chickens are out in full force (Why did the chicken cross the basketball court? He heard the referee calling fowls!) and no joke is too corny (What do you call a chicken crossing the road?Poultry in motion!)The only rule on National Tell A Joke Day is to laugh -- even a little. ...

  8. CDC: U.S. Death Rate Slowing Down After 2015 Jump

    CDC: U.S. Death Rate Slowing Down After 2015 Jump

    Death is on the decline once again, at least according to preliminary data for the first quarter of 2016 from the Centers for Disease Control, reports the New York Times. The mortality rate went up in 2015, bucking the normal trend of decline, according to NYT.Drug overdoses were up in 2015, a trend that's continued since the 1990s, and death due to heart disease didn't decline as it ...

  9. 'Marshmallows Are Funny' On National S'mores Day, New Canaan

    'Marshmallows Are Funny' On National S'mores Day, New Canaan

    Scouting and s'mores are practically synonymous and most people have a past relationship with the sweet treats, even if they don't know a Daisy from an Eagle scout.National S'mores Day is Aug. 10 and you don't need a Girl Scout or even a campfire to celebrate.S'mores is a marriage of marshmallows, chocolate and graham crackers. The ingredients are so complementary, chefs have created ...

  10. See What's Fresh During National Farmers Market Week, New Canaan

    See What's Fresh During National Farmers Market Week, New Canaan

    Truman Capote was once quoted that the defining difference between the rich and not, isn’t a matter of money -- It’s a matter of vegetables.Only the rich, he had said, get veggies that are "fresh and unborn, scarcely out of the earth."Rich and poor alike (SNAP recipients account for $19 million in sales at farmers markets) can eat like the privileged thanks to farmers ...

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