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Danielle Ossher


Buffalo Magazine: Home

You’ve likely already peeked inside Billy and Pat Sandora-Nastyn’s home without realizing it. Flashes of their Hamlin Park house guest star in a host of videos on the duo’s YouTube channel (Billy & Pat)—and pop up in the occasional social teaser photo for Daddy’s Plants, the lush houseplant business they launched last year. Spotting beautifully preserved woodwork or…

Buffalo Magazine: Photo Galleries

Tour the rambling Palmer Centennial House, the 1910 Arts and Crafts style home on Lincoln Parkway in North Buffalo transformed by local design professionals for the Junior League of Buffalo's latest show house.

Buffalo Magazine: Home

Buffalo’s turn-of-the-20th century prosperity gifted the city with an architecturally rich housing stock—many of which endure today, along with their signature craftsmanship. Replete with eye-catching woodwork, grand fireplaces and sprawling floorplans, these stately houses pack period charm in spades. But turning one of these more than 100-year-old properties into a ho…

Buffalo Magazine: Food + Drink

Let me first clear the air: Passover and I didn’t always get along. I used to dread its arrival—and then pout through the eight days until it ended, along with its unwelcome dietary restrictions. No bread or pasta? How was young, picky-eater me supposed to feel about this “holiday”? But then again, that’s kind of the point. Passover celebrates the story of the exodus fr…

Buffalo Magazine: Weddings

Great food, cocktails and conversation—the inspiration behind Emily Baczynski and Mike Olek’s wedding—is also what first drew them together. The former coworkers instantly bonded over their many shared interests, “soon realizing that we basically shared a soul,” as Emily playfully puts it. And they’ve only cultivated that list since. The two bought their first house in …

Buffalo Magazine: Style

To illustrate just how diverse consignment fashion can be, we teamed up with Annie Adams, owner of Second Chic, to create three distinct outfits solely from the assortment in her Williamsville store—then enlisted Jane Dewey of Synder, a licensed psychologist by day, to model our finds. Hair and makeup by Angel Cobb of Excuria Salon & Spa in Williamsville. For those ca…

Buffalo Magazine: Photo Galleries

This prom night for people 14 years and older with special needs, sponsored by the Tim Tebow Foundation, featured a red-carpet entrance, dinner, dancing and more (like a sensory room!) at The HUB at Watermark Wesleyan Church Feb 8.

Buffalo Magazine: Photo Galleries

It was a flashback to the 1920s at Town Ballroom Saturday for a cards night benefiting The Bogo Bunch, a non-profit founded by Sabre Zach Bogosian and his wife.

Buffalo Magazine: Weddings

Sophie and Chris Kennedy were tempted to elope from the moment he proposed at Lancaster High School in July 2017. The high school sweethearts—who met as freshman and started dating as juniors—didn’t want a long engagement, and the romantic notion of jetting away to say I do felt like the perfect plan. That is, until they started putting the idea through its paces. “The …

Buffalo Magazine: Travel

The locale A quicker-than-expected 40-minute trip, crossing the Lewiston-Queenston Bridge. Be sure your path takes you along the Niagara Parkway at least once, so you can catch the sights of this scenic Canadian drive dotted with stately homes and vineyards as it follows the Niagara River. The scoop Set into the crook where Lake Ontario meets the Niagara River, Niagara-…

Buffalo Magazine: Home

Whether you’re looking for fresh date-night ideas or something new to occupy the homebody days of winter, Buffalo serves up a plethora of opportunities to exercise your creativity in tactile mediums. Local craftspeople are eager to impart their wisdom through workshops that not only produce a take-home product you’ll actually want, but also develop the skills you’ll need t…