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Jeanne Muchnick

Features Editor jmuchnick@dailyvoice.com

Jeanne Muchnick, Daily Voice Features Editor, has covered everything from baby advice for Parents Magazine to travel finds for The Rough Guides to human interest features for The New York Times to lifestyle insights for prevention.com. She has been a Senior Editor at top national women's magazines including Woman's World and Woman's Day and was instrumental in the launch of Gannett's InTown, Rockland and Putnam magazines. She is also the author of Dinner for Busy Moms. Among her favorite things to write about: Her neighbors and surrounding communities. So email her and fill her in on what's happening near you.

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  1. Fairfield County Mom Encourages Folks To Put On Their Game Face

    Fairfield County Mom Encourages Folks To Put On Their Game Face

    BETHEL, Conn. -- Imagine rooting for your team -- with colorful face paint --- while also treating your skin to a facial.Sound too good to be true? Bethel Art Teacher Adrienne Austermann -- despite not having a business background or skincare experience -- has you covered.Her new product, FanMasque, allows fans to wear their team's favorite shades -- on their face --  and not worry ...

  2. Fairfield Mom Finds Second Career In Wine Business

    Fairfield Mom Finds Second Career In Wine Business

    FAIRFIELD. Conn. -- Lisa Goldman, a special education teacher serving children from birth to age three, was looking to make extra money when she heard about a wine tasting direct sales company. The minute she heard OneHope Wine donates 50 percent of its profits to partner causes, she was "in.""I just like the philosophy and the idea of giving back," she said. ...

  3. Take Your Valentine For A 'Sweet' Meal, Fairfield County

    Take Your Valentine For A 'Sweet' Meal, Fairfield County

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. -- A lot of love goes into designing a Valentine's menu — and Fairfield County is ablaze with options. A sampling follows; feel free to add your own to our comments or Facebook page. Another way to keep your Valentine's "hot?" Check out our previous story on fireplace dining.Cafe Xpresso, Newtown: Indulge your sweet tooth with the chocolate mousse or ...

  4. 83-Year-Old Wilton Author Stirs Up Memories In New Family Cookbook

    83-Year-Old Wilton Author Stirs Up Memories In New Family Cookbook

    WILTON, Conn. — An 83-year-old former lawyer is finding a second calling as a cookbook author.Anthony LoFrisco said he's been amazed at the response he's been getting since self-publishing his book, "The LoFrisco Family Cookbook: How Josie Brought Sicily to Brooklyn" in December 2016. That includes a glowing thumbs up from Publisher's Weekly, which he's still reeling ...

  5. Vote For Your DVlicious Favorite Coffeehouse, Fairfield County

    Vote For Your DVlicious Favorite Coffeehouse, Fairfield County

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. -- Aroma, taste, rotating beans from the world’s finest roasters, community ... such are some of the factors "brewed" into the five finalists you selected in our DVlicious coffee contest. Now's time to vote.Profiles on each will run the week of Feb. 20. In the meantime, grab a cuppa and let your fingers do the clicking.Voting ends at 4 p.m. Monday, Feb. ...

  6. Sweet Without Wheat: Westport Baker Serves Up Gluten-Free Goodies

    Sweet Without Wheat: Westport Baker Serves Up Gluten-Free Goodies

    WESTPORT, Conn. -- Stacy Orseck doesn't mind if you refer to her as the "Queen Bee." That's because the Wesport resident is the founder of The Bee and The Baker, a bakery that cooks up products free of gluten, dairy, soy, corn and processed sugar.Orseck, a holistic health coach, said that she would often discuss healthier lifestyles with clients and realized that there was a ...

  7. Take Your Valentine For A 'Sweet' Meal, Fairfield County, But Book Now

    Take Your Valentine For A 'Sweet' Meal, Fairfield County, But Book Now

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. -- A lot of love goes into designing a Valentine's menu and Fairfield County is ablaze with options. A sampling follows; feel free to add your own to our comments or Facebook page, but book now. Reservations are filling up. Another way to keep your Valentine's "hot?" Check out our previous story on fireplace dining.Cafe Xpresso, Newtown: Indulge your ...

  8. Score Big On Super Bowl Sunday With Fairfield County's Best Wings

    Score Big On Super Bowl Sunday With Fairfield County's Best Wings

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. -- Sure, you're looking forward to the big game on Sunday when the New England Patriots clash with the Atlanta Falcons, but no doubt you're also looking forward to digging into some favorite snacks.And that means chicken wings, the unofficial staple of Super Bowl Sunday. According to the National Chicken Council (NCC), Americans will consume close to 1.33 billion ...

  9. Perk Up & Nominate Fairfield County's DVlicious Best Coffee

    Perk Up & Nominate Fairfield County's DVlicious Best Coffee

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. -- Where do you like to go for your morning java jolt? We are interested in locally owned places only — no national chains — for our second annual DVlicious "Best Coffee in Fairfield County."Send nominations to dvlicious@dailyvoice.com by 5 p.m. Friday, Feb. 10. We will then cull down to several finalists and let you do the voting.For the record, last ...

  10. New Web Series Highlights Fairfield County Football Star

    New Web Series Highlights Fairfield County Football Star

    NORWALK, Conn. -- Before you watch the Super Bowl Sunday, Feb. 5, think about those still waiting in the wings. One of them is Norwalk resident -- and former Buffalo Bills offensive lineman --  DJ Morrell.At 23-years-old, Morrell felt on top of the world when he was recruited for the Bills. However, all that changed in the blink of an eye when the team brought in Rex Ryan as a new head ...

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