Category Archives: Iowa

365, 6: day 225

Dubuque, IA We bought flowers at the farmer’s market, picked more from the yard, and spent the morning decorating the patio of the winery where my sister works for her wedding shower! The shower flew by and, I think, was … Continue reading

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365, 6: day 224

Dubuque, IA First, I slept in until 10:30 today and didn’t really feel fully awake until closer to 11:30. Then, I had one simple, quick errand to do today, and somehow that took the entire day. I forget how much … Continue reading

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365, 6: day 223

Dubuque, IA I landed in Chicago at 1 am, and by the time my mom picked me up and we got back to the apartment, it was 2. So I was completely exhausted when I woke up, but I got … Continue reading

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365, 5: day 263

Dubuque, IA We had a lazy morning at my parents’ house (mostly playing with my nephew’s play doh set?) before taking the 4th Street Elevator to the top, enjoying the lovely city views, discovering a walk down I’d never known … Continue reading

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365, 5: day 262

Dubuque, IA Today was my not-bachlorette-party. I really resisted one, and my amazing friends and family threw one despite that, and it was an absolute joy. I started the morning at the farmers’ market with some of my best friends … Continue reading

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365, 5: day 75

Dubuque, IA We got snowed in today. I slept in, we woke up to my sister’s excitement and the really preliminary planning that came from that, before realizing we were going nowhere and our quiet, adult day was about to … Continue reading

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365, 5: day 74

Dubuque, IA We had a pretty lazy day until this evening, when my baby sister got engaged! To the best guy and it’s all so exciting and great. We were invited over to his place just after, for champagne and … Continue reading

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