Ship Happens: The Higner Maritime Collection at Castellani

Flock, story time. When I was little, I was obsessed with boats. I loved classic ocean liners: they were art on water. During a visit of the Castellani Art Museum at Niagara University, I got to see the wonderful work of Justin Higner. For 25 years, Higner has been making elaborate ships out of readily-available … Continue reading Ship Happens: The Higner Maritime Collection at Castellani

7.0 magnitude earthquake registered in Buffalo, NY as Bills get in playoffs

The 17 year drought is over, flock: the Buffalo Bills are in the playoffs! That's right: I am currently trying to lower my blood pressure after the Bills beat the Miami Dolphins, putting them in the playoffs. The Bills got some help from the Cincinnati Bengals, who eliminated the Baltimore Ravens for us.  This. Is. … Continue reading 7.0 magnitude earthquake registered in Buffalo, NY as Bills get in playoffs

Why avocado is the new pumpkin spice

Congratulations world. You've done it. You've officially out pumpkin-spiced pumpkin spice. What am I talking about? Why, the avocado show of course! Don't believe that avocado has surpassed pumpkin spice in the "beat a dead horse" game? Just take a look at these fine examples: Avocado Beer Angel City Brewery in Los Angeles is releasing … Continue reading Why avocado is the new pumpkin spice