Monthly Archives: November 2015

365, 5: day 47

Chicago We got up suuuper early and flew back to LA, with a beautiful sunrise view of Chicago. I was on phone training for most of the day, and my exhaustion didn’t really kick in until around 3, thankfully. Quiet … Continue reading

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365, 5: day 46

Chicago This morning was a little rough for all of us, but my sister and I ate curry for breakfast and then did a little shopping with my mom – I got wedding shoes! (And my mom got waaaaay too … Continue reading

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365, 5: day 45

Dubuque, IA There was a lot of debate back and forth whether we should go to Chicago today or stay in Iowa (over Dora Candyland, obviously), and we ultimately decided to go. We stopped at my grandparents’ on the way … Continue reading

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365, 5: day 44

Dubuque, IA We had a low-key day today, with a walk, tree decorating, chais in the cutest cafe/restaurant, a failed museum and library trip, and a visit to a local Christmas evening event with luminaries and Santa (my nephew was … Continue reading

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365, 5: day 43

Dubuque, IA Today started and ended a little weird, with so many complicated feelings about home and family. In between that, it was a lovely day. We were supposed to do a Turkey Trot in the morning, but too much … Continue reading

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365, 5: day 42

East Dubuque, IL We got up and on the road early, arriving in Iowa at around noon for curry, exploring, and wine tasting. We went to Timmerman’s, a supper club I’d been admiring from afar for years, for dinner before … Continue reading

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365, 5: day 41

Chicago For as panic-y as yesterday was, I obviously got everything done, worked for about four hours, and then flew to Chicago! A cute little dog sat behind us and I listened to the new Justin Bieber and finished almost-three … Continue reading

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