Harkness Memorial State Park

This Saturday we headed over to Harkness Memorial State Park which is located in Waterford, CT.  The property was once a working dairy farm later purchase by Edward and Mary Harkness who had purchased the property from Mary’s sister and brother in law.  The Harkness family lived in the Hammond Mansion from May through September. Mary was a philanthropist and founded camp Harkness a medical facility … Continue reading Harkness Memorial State Park

Gluten Free Connecticut Expo 2017

And like a nightmare, I am back!  Sorry for my absence these past few months.  I debated if closing Confidently Living would be a good idea and decided to revamp my efforts on postings and sharing the events we attend.  It’s been a bit crazy health wise for me and I was recently diagnosed with Fibromyalgia so a lot of this past year has been … Continue reading Gluten Free Connecticut Expo 2017

The Crappy Blogger 2016 Version 1

I feel like I was the crappiest blogger in the world last year.  I rarely got to blog anything fun, my videos where almost non existent and I feel like I fell off the face of the blogging world.  I’m not making excuses but.. ha.. in my defense I did suffer from a horrible upper rep infection that nearly rotted my nose off, a battle … Continue reading The Crappy Blogger 2016 Version 1

Schemitzun Corn Festival 2016

Powwow season is in full effect and we usually make our rounds attending powwow throughout our area. We’ve been attending for years, the first powwow I ever attended was at the age of two. I don’t typically write about them here mainly because for me powwows run deep and on a more personal level.  As a Taíno Indian it allows me to not only participate … Continue reading Schemitzun Corn Festival 2016

Homage to the Classics – Project

I love classical art, history, photography, images of days gone by, actually one of my dreams has always been to work at a museum and be able to share historic knowledge with others.  But since I can’t do that my husband who is a photographer has been humoring me on a project I’ve been wanting to put together for years. About a year ago we … Continue reading Homage to the Classics – Project