The Pregnancy Diary: Exhaustion Week 4 – 14

We’re having a reprise! Baby Riggs #2 arrives mid-July 2019 and I hope to share some of my pregnancy stories not only to touch base with other mamas and future ones but also to have my stories to look back on. First trimester. October 2018 – January 18, 2019 Utter exhaustion. Beyond ‘I need a…

Valentine’s and Galentine’s! Date Ideas for Everyone

Love is in the air! Admit it, it’s a little fun amping up the romance around Valentine’s Day each year. Especially since traditions have broken free of ‘couples only’ and now extended to Galentine’s Day and self-love. No matter how you want to get together, we have some ideas for you this year as to…

It’s Dang Cold!: Ideas For Winterizing Your Home

Winter has shown its true colors recently here in WNY and we can honestly say we are chilled to the bone! Between layering up and grabbing extra blankets, we got to thinking how one could winterize their home so they can save on energy and money for the season (cause we know our energy bills…

Our Trader Joe’s Go-To Winter Dinner

What do we love about Trader Joe’s? You can find things you can’t get anywhere else. We love even getting the small hauls in for dinner here and there so we can get our hands on healthy and unique things. This winter weekend we wanted to try their Acorn Squash with signature Trader Joe’s Black…

How To Take Your Crazy Toddler To Restaurants

The look of shock and horror that people have when we say we take Chloe to restaurants is hilarious. Yes! We have been teaching her how to be in public while dining out since she was 3 months and it works perfectly….for about 50 minutes and then we gotta go cause ya know…toddlers and their…