It was a bustling, jammed-packed week for Stonington, Mystic and Pawcatuck residents.
There are only a few more shopping days until Christmas and even less until Hanukkah. Patch is lucky we finished all of our shopping, but there is still wrapping to do. Some of our favorite places to find gifts are , and . Share your go-to gift shops and leave reviews of them in our Places business directory.
And while you’re out hunting for those last-minute gifts see if you can spot a . A New York couple misplaced the camera in Mystic last weekend, and it contains a recording of their wedding proposal. Let your friends know we’re still looking for the camera. We’re hoping someone scooped it up and is trying to find the owners.
In this week’s Mom’s Talk reminded us to . Kyrcz asked for suggestions on maintaining balance during the holiday season, and one suggestion was to keep up normal exercise routines. How do you keep the obligations of the holiday season from overtaking your life?
For any booklover on your Christmas or Hanukkah list let them know The Huffington Post recently launched a book club. HuffPo wants to know if Stonington-Mystic Patch users are interested in taking part in the book club. Check out the post introducing the book club on the Huffington Post and email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information or to get involved.
Have you met Julie Duba? Patch caught up with the local artist and teacher at her home studio last week. One of things we learned was that Duba never intended to be an art teacher, but we’re lucky to have her as one.
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