Author: Jennifer

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…

Garden Update

About 65% complete transplanting perennial medicinal herbs (echinacea, lovage, milk thistle, marshmallow, wormwood, hyssop, yarrow, horehound, valerian, borage & chamomile) and adding new seeds to the Creekside garden. SO MUCH weeding, tilling, planting. HWMMS even cut down a few tiny annoying trees, not that anyone but…

Randomments

Truth. Truth. Truth. Truth. The Democratic Party needs to be elevating its younger rising stars. Hillary Clinton should get out of the way. Heartbreaking. Foster parent shortage dire as heroin overdoses rise Me. Me. Me. Me. High attractor is an understatement. Why Are Some People More…

5 Years!

I’m surprised i didn’t get whiplashed by my bosoms. Yikes! Who thought jumping was a good idea? (You can also get a glimpse of my skinned knee from tripping from skipping on the way to the giant tree for our vows, because yeah. Trainwreck Jenny.) Spent…

Library, not Nursery

A million years ago, ok, 27—10—and maybe even off and on the last few years if you would have told me I would end up in a giant house in the country with two crazy dogs, four kitty cats and one amazing husband without any kiddos…

Red Hot Market

WIVB aired this story last night. Two of my clients (buyers) —FRIENDS—forwarded the link. 🙂 Red Hot Real Estate: Competition soars in the Buffalo housing market Yep, I know. I know and so many of my friends who are looking know. It’s INSANE and probably the…

Wednesday in Springville

Do yourself a favor and put Gentners Commission Market on your Summer Bucket List! And then let me know when you will be in town so we can hang for breakfast or lunch or dinner or heck, even ice cream!

All Things Twitterments

The Things I Put On Twitter: More coffee or not more coffee, that is….a silly question. Ah, after long day of work, hot tub time with a bestie feels so good. The glass of bubbly HWMMS poured also helped. #HotTubTuesday “Sometimes I forget putting myself first…

Scissor Envy

What a beautiful morning for a bridge opening! Aside: I’m jealous of the size of the Lt. Governor”s office ribbon cutting scissors…I bought a smaller size for the Chamber. Live and learn.

Do Not Disturb

Do Not Disturb

Do Not Disturb It’s been a politician filled few days of work with the Springville Area Chamber of Commerce—Senator Patrick Gallivan at the Small Business Summit on Friday and this morning the old 219 bridge grand opening with Lt. Gov. Kalthy Hochul and Senator Cathy Young.…

Garden Time!

“I’m trying to keep things simple, I don’t want to order more than three different varieties of peppers.” – HWMMS (Mind you, we already have two…so that would be five. Is five simple? Apparently at Weber Wonderland.) When I married this man 5 years ago, he…

CONGRATS! Mikey & Kayla!

My cousin Mikey found his forever love. Five years ago, he brought his new girlfriend Kayla as his date to Weber Wedding Weekend. First time I met my newest cousin to-be and a kindred spirit in many ways. I couldn’t be happier for these two! CONGRATS!