Monthly Archives: January 2014

Motherland Mondays

Mike and I have a deep love for food that may seem irrational to some. Those who eat-to-live pragmatically shun our excessive enjoyment. Yes, I agree that the whole foodie scene can be so frivolous, even wasteful. Foodies swoon over … Continue reading

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Me Vs. Parenthood a la Sherman Vs. Crabtree

With no NFL games today, our family did not know what to do while eating our lunch. We flipped through NHL and NBA games neither of which featured a Chicago team. Ethan: “What’s a Knick?” Me: “It’s short for Knickerbockers.” … Continue reading

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Fun Fridays Continue: Gallery Visit

This week I did a little research for a future date night that Mike and I do at least 3 times a year: Valentine’s/Anniversary (often one over the other), his birthday, and my birthday. I tried to find a restaurant … Continue reading

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“Break from Past Shows Potential for Future”

THEATER REVIEW: “Connor’s Poetry Party” at the Living Room Theater  *** Last night’s performance of “Connor’s Poetry Party” was distinctly different from all previous ones given by performer Connor Beckett. In readings past, he would only recite one piece of … Continue reading

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Santa Who?

I usually steer clear of controversy. The last thing I want is to post something contentious and invite heated comments for people to debate angrily over the impersonal internet. However, I am diving into this pot of boiling water head … Continue reading

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