A newly-engaged working mom of two (soon to be three) lovely little boys, I'm curious about the people, places and things that make up the world around us. I love working out and spending time with my boys; and I am as likely to tear up a karaoke stage as to deliver a dynamic lecture in the classroom. I am also a former Associate Professor of Communication and Media Arts at SUNY Genesee, and a SUNY Chancellor's Award-winning educator. A lifelong WNYer, born and raised in Cheektowaga, I now live with my fiance and our kids. I've been on the radio in Buffalo since the 90s and am known to change hair colors frequently.
Turns Out Normal Body Temp Isn’t 98.6 Anymore
This is exactly like the time I found out the Brontosaurus wasn't real, or Pluto wasn't a planet -- it turns out 98.6 degrees isn't normal human body temperature.
Second Earthquake in Adirondacks in Four Days
A second earthquake hit the same region of the Adirondacks in four days, as a 1.2 magnitude quake was felt just after 9:30 am Tuesday morning.
How To Have A New Year’s Party For The Kids
If you're like me and will be ringing in the new year in the company of your little ones (if they can stay up that late!), here are some kid-friendly New Year's Eve party suggestions
Don’t Do This If You Want To Avoid Holiday Depression
A new study finds there's one thing people do that significantly increases their feelings of holiday depression, but you're not going to like not doing it.
Pedialyte Embracing Adults Using It To Cure Hangovers
A lot of us have snaked some of our kids' Pedialyte after a night of some cocktails because the only thing worse than a hangover is a hangover with children around.
Savory Pot Roast Recipe
All week we're helping out with great ideas for your holiday spread. Check out this easy to make recipe for savory pot roast from Tops.
Holiday Recipe Ham and Pasta Skillet
Here's an easy and impressive dish, great for warming up on a cold night.
Dog Owners Be Careful Of This Deadly Infection
The wet fall weather creates the perfect conditions for Leptospirosis, a type of deadly bacterial infection that attacks all of a dog's organs.
Snickers Giving Away 1 Million Bags of Candy for Halloween
Snickers may have failed on its bid to change Halloween trick-or-treating to a Saturday night, but it's making good on its promise to give away a million bags of candy anyway.
Target Selling Adorable Haunted Halloween Houses For Cats
As long as you're not the owner of a scaredy-cat, you'll want to check out these adorable cardboard haunted houses just for cats.
‘Dad Joke’ Now Officially In The Dictionary
This year, 533 words have been added, and the phrase "dad joke" is among them.
Scammers Going Low-Tech With New IRS Scam
Now that the FCC is cracking down on robocalls, scammers are turning to a low-tech way to fool people into giving up private financial information -- letters sent in the mail.