Dubuque is only an hour and a half from where I grew up but still, it seems so different. We have been here over a year now and though I don’t have a car and bike all over town I still have time to pop on WordPress now and again. I travel all over the […]
My love is gone for a few days to visit family in a beautiful part of the country. Though I get to go with him at the end of the summer with my work schedule it wasn’t possible to go this time. I’m sad I won’t be seeing any mountains any time soon but I’m […]
The birthday was a success! We had beautiful weather and a delicious lunch at Zombie Burger (well worth the wait!) We didn’t spend much time at the capitol but I got a few snaps. Richard Dawkins was awesome! I adore hearing him talk :) Check out more photos from my trip at Photographic Novel! I […]
We went to see this awesome animated flick in Chicago ;) We saw other neat things and walked around… A LOT! It was a great trip even though one of our friends was under the weather… We can’t wait to visit again to take in more of the city! FYI-The day pass is good for […]
A beacon used to guide vessels traversing Lake Michigan (with a blinking red light and fog horn) This was one of the places I couldn’t wait to visit and it was a popular destination that rainy noon but it was worth the wait!
It’s been on my mind… the last time I blogged. I feel like I’m shuffling into confession, fingers nervously grazing keys, afraid of striking a wrong chord. Everything in my life is about to change. For about a week. I’m going on vacation! VACATION TIME, BROTHERS! I worry for plant and pet but I must […]
I look around and love my world, I hate my life sometimes, no it’s not the same thing, not even close. I love the world around me, even the endless construction and trash I walk by on an ordinary day. I love the grey sky, I love the shitting dog… because everything else, everything living […]