Shop Local: Where To Go This Holiday Weekend For All the Goodies

We love love love shopping local at our brick & mortar shops in WNY. This weekend is the biggest event of the year for them- but really, it should be ALL YEAR ‘ROUND (amiright?). These places work hard to give us gorgeous pieces, superior customer service, and a full-on experience catered just for us WNY…

Jack Fox’s Birth Story

It’s interesting how excited and nervous you are at the same time when you’re pregnant. Being pregnant with baby #2, I felt more empowered to be in labor and deliver another kiddo. Chloe was a long, tough delivery and I powered through- especially with the amazing staff at Sisters Hospital. So I was absolutely ready…

Turning Stone: The Perfect Getaway

Beau and I couldn’t think if we had taken a mini getaway together since having Chloe in 2017. It’s always been with the kiddos or the entire family and somehow we forgot about just us two. Suddenly, in no time it seemed, we had an overnight booked at a not-so-far-away escape in Verona, NY at…

The Guide to Baby/Kid & Me Classes in WNY

While I was on maternity leave, I stopped by some Baby & Me classes. I was on the hunt specifically for taking Jack Fox since it got me out and moving a little bit and him to be exposed to all the movin’ and groovin’ his parents do. I was quite surprised how little classes…

How To Spend Your Day at Tattered Tulip

You may have heard on my Instagram stories that I am so old that I remember when Tattered Tulip opened in Lockport in the 90s (well, Wrights Corners if ya wanna get technical!). My Mom loved going there and I still can remember certain things she bought for our house. Back then of course it…

The One Thing Keeping Me Sane Postpartum- Balanced Body Foods

I remember seeing Balanced Body Foods, Jada Blitz Fitness, and the couple behind both (Ashley and Justin Draper) all over social media a couple of years ago. I kept hearing these names, saw them at several events where they had a table present, and noticed their eye-catching fitness space on Transit Rd. in Williamsville. I…