All you writers out there, today is your day.
It's I Love to Write day, celebrated this year on Nov. 15.
No matter your genre of preference, you've probably experienced writers block. Get rejuvenated and motivated by looking at these recognizable names that hailed from your own fair city of Buffalo.
Check out these names and see if you're surprised by any:
Holy throwback, Thurman.
26 Shirts is bringing back an old Bills design, approved by Hall of Famer Thurman Thomas himself.
The black shirt features a cartoon, digitized Thurman on the football field, with the words "Thurman Thomas Hall of Fame Edition."
Not only will this "Nes Thurman" shirt bring back good memories, but in true 26 Shirts fashion, some of the mone…
It's National Cappuccino Day! Finally an excuse to drink excessive amounts of caffeine (not that anything stops us anyway).
So don't put a cap on the number of cappuccinos you get to drink today. After all, who couldn't use a pick-me-up on hump day?
And here are some local spots to check out in case you want to cafe hop:
Sweet_ness 7 Cafe, 220 Grant St.
Ever wonder what it takes to make a New Era hat?
New Era designers are making exclusive Bills hat designs for each home game. The series of New Era hat designs are for the Bills and the City of Buffalo only, according to the director of sports design Michael Raychel.
Last home game's hat was a Nickel City snapback, in celebration of the Bills and Buffalo being the Ni…
Halloween is quickly approaching. Between kids hopped up on sugar and holiday parties, you might be in dire need of some recipe inspiration right about now.
Since it's National Candy Corn Day, check out these recipes fused with candy corn themes.
From salty and sweet to just plain sweet, these recipes are festive and fun.
Homemade candy corn
Ever wonder what's …
You’ve seen the Buffalo Bills Salute to Service, where military personnel are honored on the sidelines, at their home games.
Now, you can really show your support with the Bills Nike Salute to Service Sideline pullover hoodie. Profits from the purchase go to one of the NFL’s military nonprofit partners, such as the United Service Organizations, Wounded Warrior Proje…
Think you know what pumpkins taste like?
In honor of National Pumpkin Day, celebrated Oct. 26, try a new pumpkin-themed recipe and unleash the full power of the pumpkin.
You can always return to your pumpkin spice lattes if you don't like it.
Here are some savory suggestions:
Pumpkin pie brownies
It's pumpkin pie with a twist: chocolate. What could be bett…
Whether you’re an adrenaline junky or a scaredy cat, it’s almost Halloween, which means it's time for scary movies.
So, grab your pillows, blankets, popcorn, a human shield, your chicken of a best friend or whatever else you need to survive ... and try one of these choices.
Each movie has one thing in common: There’s a Buffalo connection.
Fall is in full swing.
For some, that means pumpkin spice. For others, that means apples. Apple pie, apple cider, apple sauce – the list goes on and on.
Apple Day falls on Oct. 21 this year. Let's celebrate with some good old-fashioned apple picking.
Here's a list of local suggestions to get you started:
Smith's Orchard Cider Mill
4960 Mapleton Road, Pendleton…
Buffalonians take pregame time very seriously. There's food, drink and you've got to be comfortable.
Think about hanging out before the big game. You're having fun, talking with friends, throwing the football around and mentally preparing for the Bills game.
But suddenly you look around. Where's your drink?
This accessible pregame foldable chair can help. It's eas…
"Lucy! I'm home."
For Lucille Ball, of the beloved "I Love Lucy" show, home was actually in Western New York. She was born in Jamestown on Aug. 6, 1911.
Her renowned show originally ran from 1951 to 1957, but the re-runs live on decades later. Because of the show's continued popularity, we celebrate National I Love Lucy Day on Oct. 15 this year.
In honor of the fe…
Sugar and spice and everything nice about Buffalo.
This National Dessert Day, celebrated on Oct. 14, have your treats with a Buffalo-themed twist.
From doughnuts to ice cream to the famous sponge candy, dessert never tasted so sweet.
Here are a few suggestions to prime your taste buds:
"Let's Dough Buffalo!" ice cream. Perry's Ice Cream, the Akron, NY-based co…
Jessie Pegula, professional tennis player and Terry Pegula's daughter, knows how to get some serious exercise done while supporting her city.
You can, too, with one of Jessie's latest designs: an Adidas women's "One Buffalo" zip top.
The Bills may be our team, but the beauty of Buffalo is the unity and community support. Our NFL team, our NHL team and everything in b…
Food Truck Tuesdays are legendary in Buffalo. But there are many other times to check out the local restaurants on wheels.
Oct. 11 is National Food Truck Day.
Time to explore some of the best and most well-known food trucks in the area.
Here's a list of where to start:
• Lloyd Taco Truck
It's all about the taco. But that's not all the spot has to offer…
It’s National Noodle Day, so cue the "Lady and the Tramp" music.
In honor of this scrumptious holiday, here are some local eats to spur your Oct. 6 carbo-load:
• La Hacienda, 3019 Pine Ave., Niagara Falls
Let's start with good old spaghetti. La Hacienda does classic Italian and its spaghetti and meatballs is no exception. This article from 2015 gives you an id…