Friday Links & Loves | Vol. 16

Marilyn Monroe//Links & Loves//List Maker Picture TakerAs I write this it is currently sixty degrees outside and the wind is howling to the point where my husband is texting me from his darkened office – the wind having knocked out the power. Chicago weather is never boring. It’s suppose to be lovely tomorrow, with similar temps and I’m trying not to scroll Continue reading

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Friday Links & Loves | Vol 15 (on Saturday)

Friday Links & Loves//List Maker Picture TakerSo I realize that it’s Saturday, and I’m a day late with my Friday link roundup. Between work stuff and worrying about the pug, this week definitely got away from me. I also started a web design class via Skillcrush, so it’s been an added challenge of navigating where best to fit that on my somewhat crowded plate. Continue reading

I Like Big Bags and I Cannot Lie: The Lo & Sons OMG Bag

Review: Lo & Sons OMG Bag//List Maker Picture Taker

Being that I live in a big city and don’t have a car, I have a tendency to carry a lot of stuff with me. Trekking home in between work and other activities is not always possible or realistic and I tend to walk quite a bit. On a typical day, I have, at the very least, my wallet, kindle, notebook and my camera (because you never know when you’ll need it). Sometimes I’ll throw my laptop into the mix, or clothes for the gym. That said, I wanted a bag that could hold everything I need it to, without letting my back feel the load. Continue reading

Day Trip: What To See and Do In Milwaukee

Milwaukee Public Market//Day Trip Milwaukee//List Maker Picture TakerLast weekend, the hubby and I ventured north for a day in Milwaukee. Being the awesome wife that I am, I bought him tickets to see Patton Oswalt at the Riverside Theater for Christmas because he loves stand up comedy and we both like any excuse to get to Milwaukee. It’s a fun, easily digestible city with lots to see and do. Milwaukee’s infamous blue-collar roots are still there, but they Continue reading

Christmas Loot: What Santa Brought Me This Year

What a wonderful Christmas it’s been! In the gifts department, I was completely spoiled on all fronts. A few of my favorite things from under the tree:

What Santa Brought Me//List Maker Picture Taker
1. Paris Ornament from Paper Source // 2.David’s Tea Gold Dipped Nordic Mug // 3.Hoosier Mama Book of Pie cookbook // 4. David’s Tea of the Month Collection // 5. Anker Portable Bluetooth Speaker

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