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A Trip to the Strong Museum in Rochester

Before moving back to Western New York, we would visit my family there at least once per year. The trips involved big family gatherings, wings, and most importantly, a trip to The Strong National Museum of Play in Rochester. No matter how packed our…

July 31, 2018
Featured Food

Summer Traditions, Old and New

Here in New York we’ve endured nearly a week of 90+ degree days, leaving no question in anyone’s mind of the current season. With these blisteringly hot days, it served as a reminder to switch into my “summer mode” — everything from clothes and…

July 5, 2018
Featured Food

The Rachel Cookout: Turkey Reuben on a Bun

When I was in college I got a job at my favorite restaurant. The food ranged from chicken wings to filet mignon, but the best part of the menu were the sandwiches, especially one more commonly known as The Rachel. The Rachel is basically…

June 21, 2018
Featured Home

The Household Item You Need to Handle Messy Kids

You know those types of people who can’t seem to keep plants alive? *Sheepishly raises my hand* *Bets you did too* Well, just like my black thumb, I also have a really hard time keeping area rugs alive. With two cats, a messy toddler,…

June 3, 2018
Featured Home Parenting

3 Ways to Use Your Dockatot

DockATot was nice enough to send Fox his very own Grand to give a whirl and when I posted a sneak peek to social media, I was overwhelmed with messages and comments about how much readers already love this brand. I can honestly say…

June 2, 2018
Buffalo Featured Food

Happy National Donut Day!

Happy National Donut Day! What a welcome into June, right?! We got a new donut place in town on Memorial Day, so we obviously had to do some major taste testing. It’s called Peace, Love and Little Donuts (apparently a franchise found in quite…

June 1, 2018
Featured Food

Rewarding Myself for Tiny Achievements

I have a confession to make… I am a perfectionist. Your typical Virgo; a type-A personality that is over-organized and holds everyone around me to the highest of consistency and standards. It’s definitely a blessing and a curse. While I can always be relied…

May 31, 2018
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Faves from the #AlmayClassof2018 Gifting Box

Recently I shared over on my Instagram Stories that Almay was kind enough to send me a heaping box of their new items about a month ago. I’ve given them all a shot and, although it was hard to decide, I chose my top…

May 30, 2018