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Curtain Up Quotable

Curtain Up: Quotable Me

Curtain Up: Quotable Me Oh, I’m so (ridiculously) quotable. Love ya Mary Kunz Goldman! “There’s no place else I would want to dress up all fancy with a gold sparkly sequined peacock formal dress coupled with a petticoat, feather boa, gold lame fascinator and fishnet stockings—while…

Curtain Up 2013

Curtain Up 2013. Twas HWMMS first time at Curtain Up! (The opening night of Buffalo’s Theater Season!) We celebrated with a bottle of bubbly. Always, his first instinct is to do something silly… But eventually, he gives in for a serious photo. The street party felt…

Laundry Room Update

I previously blogged about my dislike for the laundry room in our new house being part of the mudroom area right off the kitchen. I really thought I wanted to have laundry in the basement, it felt odd seeing the washer and dryer when you first…

New Shower Curtain

As tradition holds, I needed to get a new shower curtain upon my move to the country this past weekend. It arrived in the mail today. Thank you Think Geek! Ominous Visitor Shower Curtain He Who Makes Me Smile vetoed many of the choices I offered…

plus size formal dresses

Plus Size Formal Dresses

Curtain Up Buffalo is a must attend event in my social/professional calendar. This year, we splurged and bought tickets to the Shea’s Gala Dinner coupled by our theater tickets at Road Less Traveled Productions. Also secured concert tickets for Opening Night at the BPO with Lang…

He Who Makes Me Smile: Chapter Three – Engaged!

Engagement! Despite knowing and planning and talking and well, knowing…it feels quite different. He Who Makes Me Smile originally told me about a family diamond, and had me thinking about a setting for an engagement ring. And then he changed his mind and decided he wanted…

Morning

I knew it wouldn’t last long. This morning? I cursed getting up. Waited until the very last minute. Out of sorts, forgot phone at home had to quickly turn around to fetch it. Ugh. Wednesday night I got home at midnight, crawled into bed and crashed.…

Commuting

Commuting: So Far So Good September 8th: Warning ridiculous statement ahead! The last few days, I’ve actually…I’ve actually been up early with time to drink my coffee, check email, say good morning to the animals and get to work with time to spare, despite the 45…

Morning Person?

REALLY UNIVERSE? You are sending me THIS message this morning? I just wrote this tweet. Despite HATING getting up in the morning, every morning, it’s been a good productive day so far in the office. Lots to do! All good things! — Jennifer L.S. Weber (@AllThingsJen)…

Fresh Air

No, not the NPR program hosted by Terry Gross. I mean ACTUAL FRESH AIR. As in, I’m sitting in the living room right now and feeling a breeze from the kitchen window while listening to the song of the wind chimes on the porch and the…

Pictures Matter

Pictures Matter

Sellers! Don’t SETTLE for less than the best! (Otherwise known as PICTURES MATTER!) If you’re listing your home for sale and you have… clutter everywhere (no judging, I do too!) or are half moved out with boxes here and there and have some rooms without curtains…

House Renovations

HWMMS has been kicking butt with house renovations! The Dining and Living Rooms are almost complete! So far he has tackled the following projects. Mostly on his own, since I’m a trainwreck and a wee bit messy. I love my husband. Remove Popcorn Ceilings in All…

Spring Cleaning

I’m an Old Fort Niagara Widow today. So I decided to make the most of a beautiful Saturday, open the windows and SPRING CLEAN! SPRING CLEANING-ACCOMPLISHED 1. Crazy, beady drapy chandelier over the dining room table. 2. Wash curtains: Dining Room, Bathroom, Laundry Room, Office 3.…

I Love a Rainy Night

*Hmmm, that hasn’t happened in a VERY LONG TIME. I wrote a post, published it and it disappeared! Grrrr.* Tis a cold rainy night, which in my world means it should just freaking snow already. Who likes COLD rain? Bah. I came home from work and…

Sunday, Sunday

I slept until I couldn’t sleep anymore, thanks to the rain this meant afternoon. Ah, the peaceful easy feeling of no alarm clock. I walked to the Co-op for brunch and some groceries, came home unpacked maybe two boxes and made coffee and fell right back…

Apartment Sweet Apartment

Day #2! I wake up exhausted. Somehow make it to work for a few hours. Finish up cleaning the old place, drop off the keys and go home to start the endless unpacking. Walking into the doorway I found my first piece of mail at the…

To-Do

I’ve been back home in my apartment now for a week and I still haven’t been able to do a thing! Grrrr. The things I need/want/should to-do but haven’t done and don’t really feel like doing at all include: 1. Painting. I have paint for the…

Home Sweet Santa Baby

“Welcome Home Jennifer!” Yeah. It’s been a while since I’ve been *home* I’ve been cocooned out in the burbs with the Best Friend Rachel, her hubby and adorable wonder-daughter (not yet two and so smart!) for the last two and a half weeks or so.  And…

Spring sing!

One should always celebrate the day where motorists roll down the window to let Spring inside while simultaneously letting the song…outside. Driving under the influence of song. I am guilty. 100 times over. But who knew it could be *good* for you too! Singing Improves Road…

Sunday morning.

I love Sunday mornings. I do not like the cold and rain that has fallen upon the WNY region, indefinitely. But I like the pretty wild violet looking flowers that Erin pointed out to me, scattered all over the lawn. I love the giant windows in…

May Day

Hmmm. I am working on about 1.5 hours of sleep and I haven’t even reached crunch time yet…interesting. Boring blog ahead… Soooo…last night while the roomie Erin went out on a date…I sat around with my two cats I had to keep busy. I thought I…

ADD or Multi-tasking?

ADD or Multi-tasking? After I woke up around 12 and made myself a grilled cheese I became ADD multi tasking Jen. The one who starts 100 projects and finishes, 2. I went to make coffee. I saw one of the frozen apple pies from apple pie…

Resurrection of Jen Soprano One

So it snowed yesterday. I drove home singing winter holiday songs loudly without any car radio. I thought to myself. “Self, you are pretty good.” I was being serious singer Jen. When I got home I continued with the festivus. I put most of the fall…