Happy Anniversary

Anniversaries are incredible reminders of the most important days of our lives.  The days we were born, special holidays, or the day we marry our spouse.  Anniversaries signify a special moment or event in our lives.  What they also do is show us our growth as people each time a year passes by. Three years … Continue reading Happy Anniversary

Seven Churches Visitation – Polonia District in Buffalo, NY

Ever since I was a little kid I remember every Holy Week being a jam-packed week of Easter traditions. There are trips to the Broadway Market, celebrating Dyngus Day and getting my Easter basket blessed. But one of the special traditions is the Visitation of Seven Churches on Holy Thursday. I've been going since I … Continue reading Seven Churches Visitation – Polonia District in Buffalo, NY

Snowbound during #Snowvember

Buffalo is known for quite a lot – chicken wings, Dyngus Day, sponge candy and of course snow.  The latest batch of winter weather has brought a season's worth of snow in less than three days.  Even Buffalonians who are familiar with feet upon feet of snow, this latest storm has brought with it more … Continue reading Snowbound during #Snowvember

Do what you can

Looking back on this summer, it hasn't been the most phenomenal. I started it off taking two summer classes – two more than any person likes to take! Then, realizing I needed to start saving up for a new car and some other expenses, I worked as many hours as I could. I didn't get … Continue reading Do what you can

14 Resolutions for 2014

Call me crazy for making 14 New Year's resolutions, since many people can't keep even one, but I'm optimistic.  My theory, the more little ways you can try to change your life, the better, either that or the more odds you have to actually stick to one resolution.  Either way, here's the path I want … Continue reading 14 Resolutions for 2014

13 lessons I learned in 2013

13. Count to 10 and take a deep breath. My mom has always told me that patience is a virtue.  Unfortunately, I lack it. But what I have learned in 2013, is that sometimes you have no other choice than to be patient.  Whether its dealing with people who infuriate you, to worrying about things … Continue reading 13 lessons I learned in 2013