I scream for Western New York Ice Cream

I scream for Western New York Ice Cream

So here’s the scenario: It’s a Monday. You missed your alarm in the morning and are running late for work. You spilled your hot beverage of choice, tea or coffee, on your dress pants and have muttered under your breath more since you woke up that morning than you have all week. It’s a frustratingRead More

How to find “The Best Place for Brunch” in your city

How to find “The Best Place for Brunch” in your city

I love brunch! Working retail for so long made brunch hard to come by. I was almost always scheduled to work on weekends, but the sporadic Sunday off would certainly inspire sleeping in and a leisurely 2-3 hours worth of consuming mimosas, accompanied by decadent carbohydrates. Brunch makes me feel fancy, like I am attendingRead More

What five people do you want to meet, dead or alive?

What five people do you want to meet, dead or alive?

It’s no secret I have endured my fair share of job interviews. I am thrilled to currently be working at a place* I love and hope to stay for a long time. One of my friends, I call her my Aunt Ashley, is currently experiencing the 2017 job hunt and a variety of job interviews.Read More

How reading Chick Lit changed my summer

How reading Chick Lit changed my summer

As a young adult I don’t think I am abnormal for admitting that over the past few years I have spent more time watching Netflix, than I have spent reading anything at all. This realization for an English graduate who once had a passion for autobiographies and mystery novels is depressing all the same. OnceRead More

My Old Navy Obsession

My Old Navy Obsession

Years ago my go to brand was J Crew. I owned half of the outlet store, with every color cardigan and v neck sweater I could get my hands on. Now, I’m not suddenly anti J Crew by any means, but as I’ve gotten older I’ve accumulated bills and miscellaneous expenses outside of pearls andRead More

The Third Street Art Alley

The Third Street Art Alley

Last Tuesday, my friend Jess (owner of Main Street Printing Company) and I decided to explore the Third Street Art Alley in downtown Niagara Falls. The bright colors and impressive artwork seemed like the perfect backdrop for a photo shoot. I had just received 3 new Tobi tops in the mail and was thrilled to beRead More

A wardrobe staple: The Sweater Shell

A wardrobe staple: The Sweater Shell

Every spring and fall I dig my bins of summer and winter clothing out of the basement. I bid farewell to the cashmere sweaters and replace them with 5 in. chino shorts.. and vice versa. It’s a sad, but very necessary process because my closet is SMALL (should actually be read “I have a ridiculousRead More