Nothing like the great outdoors. This past weekend, Dan and I went to Lake Placid and the Adirondacks with his family. It was beeeautiful. The semester has been stressful and my never-ending to-do list was getting to me, so this little trip into the mountains was much welcomed. Well I love going on short hikes and the Adirondacks are only around six hours from Buffalo, I had never been before. My family has driven through… View Post

With a minivan full of Goodwill clothes and years of experience in retail under her belt, Annie Adams fulfilled her longtime dream of owning her own business and opened Second Chic. Adams, a mother of two, dressed head to toe in vintage clothing with lush, long curly hair, is exactly the kind of person you would picture owning a line of Buffalo’s trendy thrift shops. Second Chic storefronts are unlike most consignment shops– they don’t feel… View Post

“IT’S MY BIRTHDAYYY!!!!” Not today, last week. To celebrate, Dan and I went on a quick little weekend road trip to Ithaca, NY. I turned 20 and I’m quite happy about it. I’ve wanted to be 20 for a long time and that’s probably the most immature thing I’ve said in a while but I think it sounds so much older yet still so young. Especially compared to any year ending in “teen” which leads… View Post

Who says Buffalo can’t do fashion week? This past Friday, I had the opportunity to go to Queen City Fashion Week‘s final closing showcase at Executive Airshare. The location had me a bit hesitant, figuring it could either be totally awesome or a bit weird, but I’m here to update- a fashion show in an airplane hangar is totally awesome. When we arrived, Lucy Lopez of Write.Style.Travel and I were greeted with a party bus… View Post

{Wearing: thrifted vintage dress, A New Day (new Target line) blazer, misc. buttons, vintage neckscarf used as belt, vintage necklace from Second Chic, Photos taken in Delaware Park by the most adorable and best human ever Laura Wright} Last week I was wearing a chunky knit sweater, jeans, booties and a jacket and I was still freezing. This week I’m wearing this tiny dress and was sweating all day. Welcome to September in Buffalo. Transition dressing… View Post