I'm a mom to three great kids and two big dogs. When I'm not working or helping with homework, I like to run (keeps me sane) or read (mostly in the bathroom). I really love sushi and chocolate, but not together!
Beth & Dave Try: Japanese Gift Wrapping Hack
Wrapping is a time-consuming part of Christmas: so many presents and so little time. That's why we were excited to try this speedy Japanese gift-wrapping hack.
Bah Humbug! What Has CNY Feeling Like the Christmas Grinch?
Let's be honest: the holidays aren't all snowflakes and candy canes. All this holly and jolly takes effort, and it can make you feel a little like the Grinch.
North Carolina Goes Crazy Over New ‘Utica Bakery’
A CNY native is bringing a taste of Utica to North Carolina and the response has been amazing.
Kinney Kam: Last-Minute Holiday Must-Haves [SPONSORED]
The closer it gets to Christmas, the more precious your time - and money - becomes. That's why Kinney Drugs is the place you want to go to save both.
Big Dogs At Stevens-Swan In Need of Your Big Blankets
The cold winter weather is especially hard on the big dogs at Stevens-Swan Humane Society, who struggle to stay warm in their cement kennels. But you can help.
CNY’s 9 Most Heartwarming Stories of 2017
The weather might be cold, but these stories will keep you warm. From an inspirational athlete to random acts of kindness, CNY showed a lot of heart in 2017.
Is IKEA Coming to Upstate NY?
If the rumors are true, Upstate New Yorkers might be able to get their very own IKEA Billy bookcases and Ektorp sofas a lot closer to home.
Your Ugly Sweater Gets You Free Stuff at Chipotle
Chipotle loves your ugly holiday sweater. In fact, they love it so much, they're offering free food if you wear one into their store.
Think You’re Having a Rough Day At Work?
Everyone has had a rough day at work - things just aren't going your way and then you spill coffee on your shirt. That's pretty bad, but maybe not as bad as this CNY person's day.
Beth and Dave Try: Weird Sandwiches
What did peanut butter ever do to be treated this way? Slathered on bacon, smeared with mayo - it's almost...tasty?
CNY Kids Get a Ride in a Police Cruiser for a Good Cause
The backseat of a police cruiser is one of the last places you want to find yourself. Five CNY kids found themselves there, and they couldn't have been happier.
These Forks Might Scare You to Death
Everyone has forks and spoons in their home, but you've never seen forks as scary as these.