Author: Jennifer

The Summer Bucket List: Springville Area Farm Stands

A repost of my latest article in the Springville Times: Summer Bucket List: Farm Stands Buy local. Eat fresh! No problem. One of the many perks of living in the Springville area is the endless supply of fresh produce available. And while the very tastiest ear…

Sitcom Idea Gone Wrong

HWMMS: Wouldn’t a good sitcom be the story of my mother’s ghost manifesting her spirit through a parrot that only says a few catch phrases? Me: No. HWMMS: It’s gonna have to go the way of HBO though… Me: No. 283 people reac

The Summer Bucket List: All Aboard Area Boat Rides

A repost of my article in this week’s Springville Times: The Summer Bucket List: All Aboard Area Boat Rides By Jennifer Weber You’ve surely heard the buzz about the waterfront renaissance in Buffalo and if you haven’t had a chance to experience it firsthand why take…

Ellen Leader

Who’s Who in WNY Real Estate: Ellen Leader, that’s who!

​ Ellen Leader: Who’s Who in WNY Real Estate? Ellen Leader, that’s who! THAT’S MY BROKER! Ellen Leader is one of the hardest working ladies in the business, and a darn good person to have on your side. Congratulations Ellen! Thank you for letting me lurk…

SELF CARE

I woke up this morning with myself on my mind. SELF CARE IS NOT OPTIONAL. IT’S NOT SELFISH. IT’S NECESSARY. NO APOLOGIES NEEDED. This is a lesson I’ve been coming around to learning the last few years. It’s ESSENTIAL. Why do I find myself feeling guilty…

Old Fort Niagara: Soldiers of the Revolution

Old Fort Niagara: Soldiers of the Revolution

Old Fort Niagara: Soldiers of the Revolution Despite the omnious cloudy skies in Springville, HWMMS and I woke up brightish and earlyish to head Back in Time to Old Fort Niagara for Soldiers of the Revolution. Once we arrived in Youngstown, (NOT CANADA as Verizon always assumes…)…

The Summer Bucket List: Historical Events in WNY

A repost of my article in this week’s Springville Times: The Summer Bucket List: Historical Events in WNY By Jennifer Weber You don’t need a flux capacitor to go back in time and experience history. This month, right here in Western New York, there are so…

Does Your Dentist Have a Swirly Chair?

Swirly Chair The post where I’m frustrated that I tried to upload this video to WordPress and nothing and I do mean NOTHING happened for about two hours because the damn internet in the country sucks beyond imagination so I gave up and just threw it…

Summer Bucket List: Classic Car Shows

A repost of my article in this week’s Springville Times. Summer Bucket List: Classic Car Shows By Jennifer Weber As the wifey of a proud owner of a 1972 Dodge Challenger, I’ve become accustomed to the ogling of the pretty, pretty car, who I lovingly refer to…

Technology Sucks

Very frustrated with everything technology. Ready to quit.   1. Email/website has been down at work since Wednesday afternoon. Wednesday was registration day for the Chamber Scavenger Hunt. I have not been able to get in my work email since. Website is finally up though, because…

Celebrate National Ice Cream Month!

A repost of my article in this week’s Springville Times: The Summer Bucket List: Celebrate National Ice Cream Month! By Jennifer Weber “I scream, you scream…” you know what comes next, we all scream for ICE CREAM! And since July just happens to be National Ice Cream Month,…

Summer Bucket List: Outdoor Theater

A repost of my article in this week’s Springville Times: The Summer Bucket List: Outdoor Theater By Jennifer Weber Act One: Browse through our list of outdoor theater performances around town and in Western New York. Act Two: Pack a picnic dinner, perhaps a bottle of…

WHERE ARE THE STAIRS?

WHERE ARE THE STAIRS TO THE SECOND FLOOR? Now here’s another real estate first. Tonight I went to get pictures of a newly acquired bank foreclosure listing for my team. As you can see by this photograph, said house very clearly has an upstairs and a…

Amazon Prime Day

For those of you who like these kind of super sales. AMAZON PRIME DAY IS HERE! You’ll find Prime Day deals on amazon.com/primeday from 6pm PT / 9pm ET on July 10. (Start watching deals on July 9—24 hours before they are live!) New deals start…

NY First Home Initiative

From the BNAR (Buffalo Niagara Association of Realtors) webpage: Please CLICK HERE TO TAKE ACTION and tell Gov. Andrew Cuomo to sign the NY First Home bill into law! The NY First Home initiative would allow New Yorkers to establish a tax-free savings account to help…

Harvesting Greens

Harvesting the Greens

Harvesting the Greens Today’s harvest from the garden. Chamomile, Baby Kale, Chives, Garlic Scapes, Swiss Chard, Spinach and Romaine Lettuce, Snap Peas and Basil. Mmmm. My first picking of basil…and I can’t get enough of that aroma!

VAGINA. #VaginaChallenge

VAGINA! #VaginaChallenge

VAGINA! First of all, really? Surveys have found that between 35 and 65 percent of women are uncomfortable saying the word “vagina” –It’s 2017 — ‘vagina’ should be a part of our everyday vocabulary I don’t really understand why someone would be uncomfortable with a word, that’s the name of a body…

“Don’t Call Me Lawrence”

Currently hiding in the MUCH COOLER basement watching the movie Gettysburg with HWMMS after taking a quick dip in the pool. Note, this was upon my request. Jeff Daniels as Chamberlain has to be one of my favorite movie performances of all time. And the soundtrack,…

Summer Bucket List: Outdoor Movie Time!

A repost of my article from the Springville Times: Catch an Outdoor Movie This Summer By Jennifer Weber As with most events in Western New York in the summertime, you won’t find a lack of options available for entertainment. For those who love movies, how about a…

Weight, Weight Don’t Tell Me!

Weight, Weight Don’t Tell Me!

I’m an idiot and I totally deserve how I’m physically feeling right now. It’s almost like I unconsciously willed myself to it. Funny how the world works, eh? Weight, Weight Don’t Tell Me! Over the last year one of my very best friends has been on…

18th Century Family Time

18th Century Family Time

My happy place. French & Indian War Encampment at Old Fort Niagara. Otherwise known as 18th Century Family Time. This year we did a day trip on Suday in order to attend the graduation party of my dearest Jessie Penguin on Saturday. It was my first…

Not Late!

Ok. I love my small town, but ya’all are killing me with starting these town hall/public hearing meetings early! If you publish 7pm, start at 7pm. This is the 2nd time in a month that I was somehow late to a meeting I was actually 15…

Garden 2017

Here’s the Working List in Progress… Front Yard Garden (Left) Russet Potatoes Kennebec Potatoes Rainbow Beets Nantes Carrots Red Pontiac Potatoes Sweet Potatoes Fort Portal Jade Bean Hidasa Red Indian Bean Black Valentine Bean Petite Caire de Caen Bean Front Yard Garden (Right) Yellow Beans Green…

Hail!

That’s twice this season! Holy moly! Currently at Weber Wonderland. Hail. A post shared by Jennifer L. S. Weber (@allthingsjlsw) on Jun 27, 2017 at 8:22am PDT Save