Chicago Category

Chicago Pride Parade

Hey y’all. It’s been so long since I’ve posted that I’ve practically forgotten how to do it. By now, you know my stance; I love blogging, but if it’s a choice of staying inside to draft a post or being out and about, I’ll always choose real life! I do plan to write more in […]

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Cook Au Vin: French Cooking Class

  I’m kinda addicted to Gilt City. I get sucked into buying “deals,” and inevitably, end up scrambling to use them before the expiration date. Take for example, the “French cooking class for two” at Cook Au Vin in Bucktown, which I purchased last fall. Full disclosure, I selected it thinking that it would be a fun […]

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My first 5K!

This past weekend, I ran my very first 5K! If you recall, running a 5K was one of the fitness goals that I set last year.  Before that, I had never run more than 2 miles in a row, so I thought that making it to the 3.1 mile mark would be a  reasonable step. Tamara and […]

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Mortified

Did you keep a diary as a kid? Surprising as it may be, since I now share my entire life online, I never had a diary! I tried a few times, but inevitably, the book would be tossed in the back of my closet after a few days. Perhaps that was for the best! For […]

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Lately

Here’s what I’ve been up to lately, the late winter/ early spring edition! First up was a Numbered Days loft party. This one was Olympics themed (yeah, I’m a bit behind on the blogging), and had a ton of fun games and activities in addition to having awesome DJs and dancing. Then Valentine’s Day ❤ […]

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