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Fall Festivals in Rochester NY

Fall is just around the corner and we don’t need to wait until it’s official arrival on September 23rd to enjoy some traditional fall adventures. Here’s a roundout up of Fall Festivals in Rochester, NY. Fringe Festival (Sept. 10-21st) What? 575 shows? 25 venues? The good news is that some of them are absolutely free! But…

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Best Pumpkin Spice Latte

Yes, it’s back to school and we all know what that means:  back to Pumpkin Spice Latte everywhere. And, when we say everywhere, we’re serious.  It’s like a movement–pumpkin spice hair color, hummus, highlighters, make- up and more.  We’re just going to stick to coffee.  We know coffee.  The rest is a little scary, to…

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Last Minute Gifts for Father’s Day 2019

We get it. You’re dad’s great. It’s just that sometimes, he’s hard to buy for or somehow Father’s Day snuck up on you and you find yourself searching for last minute gifts for Father’s Day. Fear not, we have your back. Give the Gift of Favorites Don’t be frantic. Pick his favorites. It’s for this…

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Here’s What’s Cooking: Spicy Tacos

It’s Spring and even if the weather doesn’t cooperate, Courtney Dudek Homes is ready for new beginnings. We’d like to introduce a new segment called, “Here’s What’s Cooking.” Not only will you get the latest and greatest in what’s trending in terms of quick and healthy recipes for your family, you’ll also get the details…

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And the Nominees for the 2019 Oscars Are

Who’s ready for the red carpet?  That’s right!  The 2019 Oscars are this Sunday, February 24th.  According to the official website of the 2019 Oscars, here are this year’s nominees in the top two categories (plus a little cheat sheet on the storylines! #YoureWelcome) ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE NOMINEES CHRISTIAN BALE Vice: He’s almost…

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Valentine’s Day Cocktails

When you think about a stereotypical evening on Valentine’s Day, odds are the word ‘wine’ pops into your head. But, what if you aren’t a wine lover, or simply want to put a new twist on a drink that will better compliment your meal plans? Or maybe you’re spending this Valentine’s Day with the girls…

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Big Game Predictions

It could have been (a lot will argue it SHOULD have been) a game between the Old Masters, Brees and Brady. It could have been (a lot wish it WOULD have been) a battle between arguably the two most promising young QBs in the league in the Chiefs’ Patrick Mahomes and the Rams’ Jared Goff.…

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How To Stick To Your New Year’s Resolution

At the end of every December, we look forward to a fresh start to a new year. We create lists of new goals and how we are going to achieve them. Although setting a New Year’s Resolution is a healthy motivation for becoming a better version of yourself, there are plenty of ways that creating…

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Your Guide to Cyber Monday 2018

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Cyber Monday can be one of the best yet most stressful times of the holiday season. You’re stuffed with Thanksgiving food, recovering from the outrageous amount of cookies you consumed, your wallet is hurting from Black Friday shopping, AND you’re exhausted from cooking. All of that aside, one of the best feelings is sitting next…

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Last-Minute Thanksgiving Hacks

Playing the host/hostess can be a rewarding experience, but the stress that can come along with all that responsibility to provide the perfect evening goes without mentioning. There are so many things to juggle, it’s hard to anticipate what exactly to look out for. That’s why we created this top-notch list of the Thanksgiving hacks…

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