The Pregnancy Diary: The Last Two Months

Here I am. In the homestretch. 6 weeks left. I remember with Chloe in 2017 that my last 6 weeks were pretty hellish. And this time around, it doesn’t seem to be any different.   The Swelling Has Begun I was doing so well this pregnancy! I gained less weight than my first round, I…

Call Before You Dig: Know Your Landscape

We are soaking up as much as we can from my family on how to garden and landscape at our home. Growing up on a horticultural farm and having several relatives that have extensive landscaping backgrounds, I feel like it is my duty to learn as much as I can and keep the beauty going….

The Buick Enclave Premium: An Honest Surprise

Last weekend, the NCAA Frozen Four tournament took place in downtown Buffalo at KeyBank Center and one of the main sponsors of the event was Buick. ‘Buick?!’, you think to yourself. It’s not what you’re thinking. It’s better. We were able to test-drive a Buick Enclave for the week as part of their partnership with…

Goldfish Swim School: A Waterbug’s Review

At the beginning of the year, we started Chloe at the new Goldfish Swim School in Williamsville. Daddy Beau is pretty serious about making sure his little girl gets lessons on water safety and building confidence (after all, he is a former D1 swimmer and taught babies to swim himself out in California!). We’ve been…

The Day Guide: What You Must Do In East Aurora

In a new series, Beau and I are sharing our favs and must-do’s in WNY towns. So if you’re new to town, looking to venture out to one you haven’t explored yet, or have guests in visiting…our lists are a great guide to make sure you get the full experience.  Food & Drink We are…

Dressing the Bump: Finding the Looks at Fashion Outlets at Niagara Falls

It’s pretty clear my mission in this pregnancy is finding some (decent) clothing that isn’t ill-fitting and outdated looking…and then sharing it with the world! If you’ve been following on Instagram, I’ve been sharing try-ons and ideas on some maternity styles and I found some good pieces that are maternity AND non-maternity at the Fashion…

The Small Thing You Can Do To Make Your Morning Beautiful

As a working Mom, any precious minute I can gather while getting ready in the morning is a win nowadays. It’s not always when Chloe is opening every bathroom drawer and handing me every little thing or her snatching Daddy’s bear trimmer and running out the door with it- it tends to be just less…