The Everyday Girl Boss: Sandy Adee

This #GirlBoss makes the cutest jewelry straight from the studio she has in the barn at her home! I stumbled upon Elements of Beauty Jewelry Studio one day at a farmers market with my mom. It happened to be Mother’s Day weekend, so finding a pair of handmade earrings was the exact gift I’d beenContinue reading “The Everyday Girl Boss: Sandy Adee”

Small Town Sunday: Compas Life Apparel

Whenever someone asks me where I’m from when I’m traveling, my response is always “New York…Upstate New York”. Us upstaters are pretty proud of where we’re from, so we generally have no hesitations in letting people know we’re from upstate. This is why I love this next apparel company and their signature Upstate of MindContinue reading “Small Town Sunday: Compas Life Apparel”

Grimaldi Farm

It’s BBQ season! Hamburgers, hotdogs, steaks, grilled veggies, the list goes on and on. Grilling season is definitely one of my favorite things about summer. This is why this next family farm deserves to be recognized for all of their hard-work and dedication to providing us with their speciality product – Certified Organic Grass-Fed Beef.Continue reading “Grimaldi Farm”

Small Town Sunday: JoyBox USA

Who doesn’t love getting a gift from someone because of a milestone, new endeavor, because someone was thinking of you, or just because? I know I do! This next small business was created by a woman who’s initial goal was to help small businesses and support front line workers through fundraising. Now, it’s a companyContinue reading “Small Town Sunday: JoyBox USA”

The Everyday Girl Boss: Georgia Deren McCarthy

In this life you’ll meet, come across, and be blessed with some pretty remarkable people that will make an impact in your life. They will teach you life lessons, serve as a role model and mentor and will encourage you to be the best version of yourself. I’m lucky enough to have many of theseContinue reading “The Everyday Girl Boss: Georgia Deren McCarthy”

Savannah, Georgia

Savannah has always been on my list of places I wanted to visit and now I can honestly say it’s one of my favorite spots. This coastal city is known for its manicured parks, horse-drawn carriages and haunted history. Each part of the city is so unique – ranging from the historic district that isContinue reading “Savannah, Georgia”

Altobelli Family Farm

There is nothing I love more in the summer than some fresh produce, especially corn. Altobelli Family Farm in Kinderhook, NY seriously has the best corn in town. Their farm stand is my go-to spot in the summer to pick some up as well as other delicious vegetables for dinners and BBQ’s. While their cornContinue reading “Altobelli Family Farm”

Small Town Sunday: Rise and Pine Candle Co.

I LOVE candles. I love the way they make a room smell and feel. I love to curl up on the couch to a good movie or tv show with a candle flickering in the background. So, when I found out my co-worker started making her own candles with really fun names as a sideContinue reading “Small Town Sunday: Rise and Pine Candle Co.”

Small Town Sunday: Casale Gals

When you find good quality apparel with fun and trendy designs, and it is also a local small business, I’ll call that a win. This next company was created by two sisters and their mother as a fun creative outlet and has quickly grown into a popular apparel company within the Capital Region. From localContinue reading “Small Town Sunday: Casale Gals”

The Everyday Girl Boss: Jackie Geisler

My whole life my exercise routine and diet has fluctuated. I’ve tried the hottest new workout programs, diets and tricks – nothing sticks. When going from one extreme to the other, you’re bound to fail. So, I finally decided to try different techniques to maintain and sustain healthy habits and a healthier lifestyle. And guessContinue reading “The Everyday Girl Boss: Jackie Geisler”