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Date Night Staycation at the Westin Buffalo

Thank you to The Westin Buffalo team for treating us to a wonderful overnight stay and indulgent dinner at Patina250 in exchange for this honest review!


A couple weeks ago, Luke and I packed our overnight bags, kissed the kiddos goodbye, and made our way downtown for a stay at The Westin Buffalo. Having never been to this particular hotel before, we didn’t quite know what to expect. It didn’t take us long to realize we were in for a special staycation experience!

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Me-Time: Apricot Lane Boutique

When is the last time you’ve treated yourself to a shopping trip? (& no, we’re not talking groceries.) For me, it had been far too long! I was finding myself stuck between seasons, grabbing for the same few items from my closet every time I went to leave the house. Call it an unintentional capsule wardrobe, minus the quality pieces. It was time to spruce things up a bit.

Enter: Apricot Lane Boutique

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Mom Tested: Mother Nature’s Sugar

If you didn’t already know, we have quite a few food allergies in our household – my daughter is allergic to peanuts and my husband is allergic to eggs – which means baking often requires several substitutes to make things safe for everyone to enjoy. When Mother Nature’s Sugar reached out to us to send samples of their natural sweetener, I instantly jumped at the offer and started thinking of fun recipes to try with the kids.

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