Month: June 2017

LEAP! (5,4,3,2,1…)

WHY IS IT THAT??? I can get up at 5:45am and take the dogs outside. WIDE AWAKE. All is ok. I can find myself scrolling through social media at 6am…and then by 6:10am I think “I should just get out of bed and start my day.…

Da Bacon Duo

Time for the annual photo of Mrs. Bacon and Free Bacon at the QCRG Awards Banquet! My Husband, bless his heart, LOVES DERBY. Over the last few years he went from person who likes derby and goes to games to NSO (Non Skating Official) to Head…

Buying or Selling a House in WNY?

Did you know I can help YOU buy or sell real estate anywhere WNY? As with most things in my life—I’m a bit of All Things.  I grew up in Chautauqua County, moved to the City of Buffalo for a decade+, fell in love and moved…

90/10 Real Estate Agent Rule

“The 90/10 rule applies; the majority of agents cannot earn a living, and most new agents are gone within two years.—How many buyer’s agents are simply “yes people” — simply agreeing with their buyer because they either just want to close them or simply lack the…

strawberries

Strawberries

Happiness. I’m pretty sure I ate a quart straight from the patch yesterday…HWMMS just brought these in tonight. FINALLY getting a decent crop. Goal is to have lots to preserve and store…and share. Maybe in a few years. We currently have about 100 plants producing. And…

Springville Center for the Arts Gala

Springville Center for the Arts Gala

It’s (not) a tough job…and we’re happy to do it…fun night volunteering for the Springville Center for the Arts Gala. Gosh, I love our Small Town. (And the Hamburg Brewing Company beer by the same name.) Yum! Save

Good-Night Owl

And Jenny Tried to Sleep

My brother and I must have made mom read Good-Night Owl with us at least a million times when we were kids. One of our favorites…little did I know 40 years later I would finally really understand the ending as I listen to the very loud…

Prom Memories

I’m such a sap. Currently parked and sitting in the car listening to the radio play the — FHS Class of 1992 Prom Song. And I’m getting weepy remembering happy times and thinking about how much fun Jessie Penguin and Jordan are going to have tonight.

First Weekend of June

Welcome JUNE! Otherwise known as the crazy season. I need a clone. Actually two please. Coming up this weekend: 2017 QCRG Cup Championship Re-Enactment – Rebels and Redcoats Western New York Dairy Agriculture Festival Pride Festival – Buffalo Pride Week 2017 …now that I look at…