Monthly Archives: December 2014

365, 4: day 78

New Buffalo, MI My boyfriend and I drove up to Michigan to spend New Year’s Eve with college friends and their people. We took a freezing cold walk to the beach, went to an awesome distillery for delicious cocktails, ate … Continue reading

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365, 4: day 77

Hinsdale, IL We made our probably last post-Christmas trip to the Museum of Science and Industry today to see the Disney show. Then we obviously watched Mary Poppins. My boyfriend got in this evening for a giant sushi dinner and … Continue reading

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365, 4: day 76

Westmont, IL Back in Illinois, wine happy hour at Standard Market with my little sister and my dad, reminiscing about Spain, followed by the weirdest night that mostly proved how badly we all need my mom, currently out of commission … Continue reading

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365, 4: day 75

Dubuque, IA Um so today was spent mostly hungover and miserable. The price you pay, I suppose. We went to an old favorite pizza place for lunch (check out this decor?) and then took a cousin nap on the floor … Continue reading

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365, 4: day 74

Dubuque, IA I made breakfast for my family, my sister and I spent two hours at her gym doing Pilates and Zumba, and then we spent the afternoon in the Millwork district, the hip new gentrifying part of the city … Continue reading

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365, 4: day 73

Dubuque, IA I calmed down a bit today, and my sister and I had a lovely drive to Iowa, just the two of us. When we got there, we ran errands (including taking this kid to the car wash, where … Continue reading

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365, 4: day 72

Hinsdale, IL Merry Christmas! It’s our last Christmas here and I guess I should have been prepared to sort of lose it. We had a lovely day, including year two of the Christmas paella tradition, but it hit me at … Continue reading

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