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Lulu’s

Best known for their in-depth selection of lingerie and sleepwear, Lulu's hit the mark this season with several packed racks of Gretchen Scott's handblocked tunics.

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Breakwater Books

Breakwater Books, an independent bookstore located on the historic Guilford Green, has been assisting generations of readers since 1972.

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New Haven Ballet Pilates

I’m a Pilates purist at heart and so while other gyms were fancier or offered machines and variations, Hilary’s class at New Haven Ballet in Guilford ranked among my favorites.

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Exercise Your Brain

There are days that I want to throw my computer out the window (you can imagine). If you're lacking in skills sign up for "Is This Thing On?" at Old Saybrook Adult Education

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2010 Holiday Gift Guide

You simply can't brave one more snarky salesperson or you forgot about Aunt Mary. There are better options than an instant Amazon gift card. If you're flummoxed by the final few on your list, here are some up-to-the-very-last-minute ideas.

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December 15, 2010

Not sure how it happened (I'm originally from Brooklyn—isn't everybody?) but at heart, I'm 100% New England. I LOVE the change of seasons and, especially the stark drama of a Connecticut winter.

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We Let the Dogs Out

We Let the Dogs Out is a professional dog walking and pet sitting service serving the towns of Branford, Guilford, and Madison. We provide quality in-home care when you are not able to be there with visits that are tailored to meet your pets needs.

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Kimberly Boutique

While we love Kimberly Boutique in Guilford, it's worth the trek to WH to check out Kimberly's fresh new digs and larger selection.

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Mix

If expensive, cookie-cutter designer purses are just not your bag, here's your answer!

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2010 Best of the Shoreline

You asked me. I didn't know. I asked you. You answered. Here are the results of the "vote for your favorite" reader's poll. Click here to read more about what The E List readers love on the Shoreline. Thanks for voting!

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Foodworks

Foodworks new and expanded digs in Guilford is chock full of all things healthy: a larger organic produce selection, bulk everything and tons of stuff I've never heard of (tofu Shirataki noodles?).

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Onyx

Check out Onyx's "miracle table", stocked with a pile of beaded bracelets and swingy summer earrings in the $10 range (but look like they cost a whole lot more!).

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Lulu’s

You're not going to rock anyone's world in this getup, but you're sure to have a restful night's sleep.

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November 19, 2009

Hi, After a five day pre-holiday cleanse with Nourishing Habits of Guilford (kale juice is inexplicably yummy and yes, I'd do it again), I was a hair worried about how to handle the oncoming onslaught of holiday feasting.

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Taste of China

Day two of my pre-holiday "cleanse" with Nourishing Habits of Guilford (more on this later), and I'm pining for some Ma La crazy hot chicken wings from Taste of China.

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