guidebook and local resource full of hundreds of things to find and
buy, crafts to discover, factories to explore, and history to
uncover––all made in Connecticut.
|Hundreds of the state’s
top cottage industries––all places that you can shop and/or
showcased. Organized by product type, categories include
ceramics/pottery, clothing/accessories, furnishings/furniture,
glassware, home décor, jewelry, specialty foods, toys/games, and
much more. Together, these homegrown establishments help make up the
identity of the Nutmeg State and are part of the larger fabric of what
is distinctively New England.
Born and educated in Connecticut, Cynthia Parzych is a writer,
book publisher, editor, and professional chef. She lives in
Glastonbury, Connecticut, in The Old Parsonage, built in 1693, where
she runs her publishing company and a food business using the produce
grown on her property and sourced locally to make sauces, soups, pesto,
pickles, vinegars. jams, and marmalades all sold from her house and
farm stand under The Old Parsonage label.