Category Archives: Illinois

365, 7: day 80

Illinois We had a very quick stop at my grandparents’ on the way to O’Hare, got Tortas Fronteras, and flew back to LA, where it wasn’t a negative temperature. So that’s something to be happy about. Year One Year Two … Continue reading

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365, 6: day 338

Chicago We met up with my cousins at my aunt and uncle’s new home – it was so nice to see them and to see the house, and my sweet baby sister even stayed longer to spend more time with … Continue reading

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365, 6: day 337

Wauconda, IL A beautiful day with a wedding, a boat, and the best people. Year One Year Two Year Three Year Four Year Five

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365, 6: day 336

Chicago What a lovely Chicago day, even though it was way hotter than I would have liked. We went to the Contemporary Art Museum (??), originally just to get a birthday present at the gift shop, but then we learned … Continue reading

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365, 6: day 335

Chicago Today started with an insane crisis as work that was, somehow, resolved by 11am. And, thankfully, by 5pm I was on a plane headed to Chicago. I read my book (A Backpack, A Bear, and Eight Crates of Vodka), … Continue reading

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365, 6: day 241

Chicago I had a surprisingly easy time getting out of town. We had rosé and delicious sandwiches (prosciutto, Brie, fig, mixed greens) in the international terminal at the airport, before an easy flight to Chicago. I read my book club … Continue reading

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365, 6: day 227

Galena, IL We cleaned and went back to my parents’ house way earlier than I had expected, which gave me nice bonus time with my mom and nephew and an opportunity to have meatball curry for lunch! My dad drove … Continue reading

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