Colors and Magic at the Albright-Knox Art Gallery

Aren’t we so lucky to have these incredible museums right here in our backyard? As kids, we are exposed to them through field trips and as adults we get to relive those moments all over again but with fresh eyes and respect. Beau and I have been Albright-Knox Art Gallery lovers for life. My school…

The Last Date as a Couple: Las Puertas

Baby Lovebird is coming. Soon. With three weeks left until her due date, Beau wanted to get in one last date night just the two of us. Many of our couple friends encouraged it and we knew we would be checking out someplace new before the little tyke arrives. Perfect timing, Las Puertas!   We…

The Story of Us

Before we made downtown Buffalo our home, our lives were slightly far away. It was one of those love-at-first-sight sappy love stories…we kid you not. On a trip back home to Newfane, NY for a girls’ night, I walked in to Taboo (now called Lock 34) and locked eyes with a very cute bartender (cliche,…

The Buffalovebirds

It has been over 4 years since we moved in to downtown Buffalo at the Hotel Lafayette. The city was still quiet; on the cusp of its re-surge. There was no Canalside, no Marriott hotels, no Marble + Rye. No Harborcenter, Tappo, or Cars on Main. No Chippewa change-over, no all-glass DNC structure, no Pedal…

Date Night at The Black Sheep

We have been kicking ourselves since moving to downtown in 2012. Bistro Europa, formerly located on Elmwood Ave., was on our must-do date night dinner plans…and we missed it. BUT…the beautiful minds of Steve and Ellen Gedra created Black Sheep, making their new home on up & coming Connecticut Street. Well worth the wait. Grabbing…

What We Did: Creating Your Own Weekend in Downtown Buffalo

The greatest weekends are the ones you don’t plan. And the beautiful part of our city is that literally every corner you turn, Buffalo offers something to do, eat, see, or explore. This past weekend was no exception and it shows how you can fill your days off with adventures together. The best part of…