The Everyday Girl Boss: Brianne Baggetta

If you live around the Albany, NY area, chances are you’ve been to Dove + Deer. This delicious restaurant is a newly restored bar in one of Albany’s oldest neighborhoods and is one of my personal favorites. Recently, one of the owners from Dove + Deer restored and opened another restaurant, Rosanna’s, an Italian-American historicContinue reading “The Everyday Girl Boss: Brianne Baggetta”

The Everyday Girl Boss: ShopToni.co

I was introduced to the amazing ladies behind ShopToni.co, their awesome product and their impactful mission through Instagram. A good friend of mine discovered them through Paige DeSorbo’s Instagram (hello Bravo’s Summer House!) and then word spread like wildfire. ShopToni.co is a Long Island, NY small business that makes some really cute scrunchies, masks andContinue reading “The Everyday Girl Boss: ShopToni.co”

Love is NOT Cancelled: Izzy & JT

Izzy and I met at Oneonta State where we shared many laughs and memories during our good ol’ college days. I’ve been following her wedding journey since she announced she got engaged. She even had a fun bachelorette party in Austin, Texas! Then COVID-19 hit and her plans went from concrete to up in theContinue reading “Love is NOT Cancelled: Izzy & JT”

Love is NOT Cancelled: Jill & Tommy

My dear friend Jill and her fiancé Tommy were scheduled to have the most beautiful NYC Central Park wedding in May, until COVID-19 hit. My BFF Sam is one of her Maids of Honor (she has three!), so I’ve been up to date on all of her fun planning and events from the beginning. OnceContinue reading “Love is NOT Cancelled: Jill & Tommy”

Love is NOT Cancelled: Amy & Mike

Amy and I met in college at SUNY Oneonta (go Red Dragons!) and shared many laughs and drinks together at the baseball house, where we frequented. To be fair, we were both dating boys on the team. She’s someone who is always down to have a good time but is not over the top aboutContinue reading “Love is NOT Cancelled: Amy & Mike”

Virtual Teacher Spotlight: Kristin Komazenski

It’s officially June, which means the end of the school year is near. Typically, this is an exciting, yet nostalgic, time for faculty and students. It’s a time where the workload slows down, there are more parties and school activities and summer “officially” begins! Unfortunately, this school year is winding down differently than it hasContinue reading “Virtual Teacher Spotlight: Kristin Komazenski”

Meet the Other Face Behind Roses & Rose´

I have so many amazing talented friends in my life, ranging from hair dressers to nurses to dietitians and brewers. One of my favorite types of friends is a good cook – c’mon, everyone likes to eat! While I have a lot of friends that are exceptional chefs, one of my nearest and dearest friends,Continue reading “Meet the Other Face Behind Roses & Rose´”