Author Archives: Allison

Happy Fourth of July!

Happy Fourth of July!

Tis the season of cut offs and star spangled crop tops! I love the fourth of July, I have a theory that my ~Labor Day birthday is to blame. Don’t mock me for wearing a red, white and blue metallic pinwheel headband or a red seersucker sleeveless blouse… outfits like this are what really makeRead More

Things to do in Buffalo -May

Things to do in Buffalo -May

May has come and gone and it blows my mind! We skipped over spring pretty quickly in Western New York. The increasing temperatures and beautiful sunshine means there are a plethora of options for things to do in Buffalo. Brunch on a patio! I am a sucker for a fruity alcoholic beverage midday and someRead More

Things to do in Buffalo -April

Things to do in Buffalo -April

In April I found a lot of great things to do in Buffalo. There were a variety of fundraisers for wonderful causes as well as new restaurants to try. A key part of this whole revitalization in the city includes the organizations that are making it all happen.. and seeing them operate up close is prettyRead More

Buffalo State Fashion Show 2016

Buffalo State Fashion Show 2016

Since moving to Buffalo almost 4 years ago I’ve attended a few fashion shows in Western New York. I love seeing fashion on display in our tight knit community and was thrilled to attend the afternoon showing of the Buffalo State Fashion Show: Ecolution on April 16. My favorite part of the event was seeing how different each line wasRead More

Swimwear struggles

Swimwear struggles

In my last post I mentioned my excitement over warm weather. The biggest negative I can see about warmer temperatures quickly creeping up is that it means swimsuit season and impending swimwear struggles are coming. I am not a small figured girl. I have curves and lumps. God blessed me with a little extra justRead More

Spring closet cleaning with Poshmark

Spring closet cleaning with Poshmark

There’s something about the warm weather in Buffalo that just brings me hope. I spotted some crocuses today while walking around my neighborhood and it made me smile. I feel like one of the best parts about living in a cold weather climate is that you learn to never take a sunny day for granted. UpstateRead More

New Changes, New Year.

New Changes, New Year.

It’s incredible to me that I am writing this post already 2 weeks into 2016. Since my last 2015 post, I have made some dramatic life changes. I moved back home with my parents in Western New York after deciding that DC and the surrounding area of Maryland where I was living, just weren’t theRead More