Holiday Braid: All the How-To Magic with Buffalo Braid Babe

Pssst! I stumbled upon Buffalo Braid Babe (IRL: Emmily) on Instagram and have been watching her daily braids take over my feed. I love braids and so does she- match made in heaven! Emmily met up with me and gave me a gorgeous holiday braid that I cannot wait to practice! Like, I totally can…

Clever and Curated: Our Holiday Guide to Gift Boxes

Gift boxes, gift subscriptions, curated presents…they’re all easy and fun during the holiday season! We put a list together of some of our fav local businesses that can help you put together a thoughtful gift (without wracking your brain). BuffBox Heidie at BuffBox curates gift boxes for any occasion for all people. (Beau surprised me…

Cool and Cozy: Our 2018 Gift Guide

We. Love. Shopping. Especially come holiday time when every place you walk in has Mannheim Steamroller blasting, happy faces, layered-up Moms, puffy jacket Dads, cute Grandma’s with glitzy brooches, tablescapes designed to make you say ‘Oh my God, I MUST change everything!’, and holiday smells like Sparkling Fresh Snow Fall on a Cedar Balsam Forest…

We’re About To Take a Huge Challenge This Month…

Life is nuts. Nuts! We all work long hours, squeeze in some workouts, run kids around to practices and events, and try to find some time for seeing friends and family. For us in the Riggs household, it feels even crazier with our lifestyle but now that we have little Chloe we are refocusing a…

Baby Must-Haves: Babylovebird’s Top Ten

Raise your hand if you are totally overwhelmed with how many baby ‘things’ there are out in the world. Yep, us too. So that’s why we have compiled a list of Babylovebird’s fav baby things in life….so far. This is our ultimate top ten of what Chloe uses and loves the most- and we swear…

Where to Find the Flowers: Our WNY Guide to Nurseries & Greenhouses

Fun fact: I grew up on a horticultural farm. My grandfather, parents, Aunt Jillie, siblings, and Great Aunt grew chrysanthemums by the 1,000s in Wrights Corners, NY for years. The tens of acres at my grandparents’ house was magical, beautiful, and hard work. Besides the mums, we also grew vegetables and sunflowers and my Grandpa…