Category Archives: Chicago

Weekend Vibes…

Yesterday in Chicago all bridges were up that led to the downtown area because of the scheduled BLM and defund the police protests. As much as they claimed that it was supposed to be peaceful protests, I feel like lately … Continue reading

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Welcome, May 😎

I can’t believe it’s May! I woke up to sunny skies so I knew it would be a good day to go running, and I was happy about that. The tulips all over Chicago are always stunning as you can … Continue reading

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Day 6 of a Month of Gratitude

I realized this morning that I am gaining weight. I don’t have a scale but I can tell. I’m not burning as much calories from the isolation, and the online yoga isn’t enough. Oh, and being in stretchy elastic pants … Continue reading

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Day 3 of a Month of Gratitude

After many hours of networking on the phone yesterday trying to get leads for my new future, I needed a break. I NEEDED fresh air. Although it’s still cold in Chicago I really felt the urge to go running outside … Continue reading

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Travel woes…

So I’m waking up today, the first day of February and the day before my flight, to Snowmageddon.  #WTF.  I don’t know if I’ll make my flight tomorrow night.  The worst feeling in the world is not having any control.  … Continue reading

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I Love Eataly!

If you ever travel to Chicago, you MUST visit Eataly!  It’s the next best thing to being in Italy if you have withdrawal symptoms.  If you have ever been to Italy, you know what I mean…especially about missing the food, … Continue reading

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Paradiso

I can soon cross off “Finish reading Dante’s DIVINE COMEDY” from my Bucket List since I started reading PARADISO last week.  I have been consuming myself with all things Italian, and I will continue to do so as I count … Continue reading

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8 Days to Toronto

There are only eight days left in the year, and I intend to “go out with a bang,” so to speak.  As I’m so thankful that I will be ending the last day of this year with a flight to … Continue reading

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Chicago’s Winter WanderLust

Something has been nudging me to to go Navy Pier for some time now to take a picture of the Ferris wheel…at night.  I don’t know why I chose tonight as it’s 30 degrees outside, and with the wind chill, … Continue reading

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A Culinary Journey

I believe that the best things in life are unplanned, such as the culinary journey that I experienced last night.  I received an unexpected phone call late in the afternoon and was invited to a table of four at NEXT, … Continue reading

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