Monthly Archives: September 2012

Airplane Addict

It will be 5 days until I fly to Barcelona.  I can’t wait!  I always take a picture while I’m above the skies through the airplane window, even if I’m in an aisle seat, which is often.  It makes me … Continue reading

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My Bucket List…Prince in Chicago

I can’t find my bucket list which I started some 7 years ago.  I remember finding it a few months ago and was surprised that it had been that many years since I started it, especially without scratching off too … Continue reading

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Countdown to Barcelona

I’m leaving for Barcelona in 9 days.  Lucky me!  Except for my flight and hotel, I haven’t done much planning.  Like Prague, Barcelona is a city to be explored by walking.  I’m not even sure if I want to hire … Continue reading

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Carpe Diem

As you may know if you read my Turkey postings, I had a profound experience there.  Words are inadequate to describe what and how I felt.  The amazing feeling, perhaps a spiritual awakening, was a complete surprise.  As a trip … Continue reading

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Fame and Celebrity in Chicago

I have been so fortunate to have exchanged words with some of the most famous Chicagoans.   Some have even been world famous.  I was once in the Peninsula Hotel’s elevator with Mayor Richard Daley a few years back.  He … Continue reading

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“The Bean” in Chicago

I had to visit a new dentist today right across from Millennium Park.  The view from the dental chair was absolutely stunning, especially since the weather was so beautiful.  When I walked out of the building, I decided to take … Continue reading

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Beautiful Chicago

Today was absolutely gorgeous in Chicago.  As my girlfriend and I sat outside Gibson’s having brunch, we were in heaven.  Of course, the two mimosas along with the Crab Cake Benedict helped immensely.  As we walked off the calories along … Continue reading

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Bruce Springsteen at Wrigley Field

I don’t know why I was crazy enough to buy a pair of Prada boots thinking that Bruce Springsteen would actually see me wearing them.  Yes, a few hours before the concert I bought a pair of new boots, imagining … Continue reading

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Washington, D.C.

It was great to see Washington, D.C. again–this time through a visitor’s eyes.  I forgot how beautiful it was!  The major attractions looked better than how I remembered them so I was eager to take pictures.  Here are just a … Continue reading

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