Every time we visit Chicago, I always find new examples of amazing art scattered throughout the city streets. Here are a few examples of my favorite pieces. Have your own favorite examples of city street art? Please let me know so I can find them and take photos!
I really need to get away from reading series, but... Ugh! I'm addicted to the Dresden Files. Probably doesn't help that I gravitate toward fantasy, love the city of Chicago, and am a diehard geek... But what can you do? Ze Blurb Harry Dresden, Chicago's only practicing professional wizard, should be happy that business is … Continue reading Book Review: Death Masks by Jim Butcher
I love traveling to Chicago, but the city is especially beautiful in the winter. Take a look at some of my photos from our most recent trip to the windy city 🙂 Stay Warm!
I am flying through the Alex Verus series by Benedict Jacka and still loving it. Slightly slower paced than the Dresden Files by Jim Butcher, but very similar concept with an English flare. The Exerpt I don’t publicly advertise that I’m a mage, but I don’t exactly hide it either, and one of the odd … Continue reading Book Review: Chosen by Benedict Jacka
Mmmmm.... One of my favorite things about visiting new cities is trying all the food. Granted, Chicago is one of our regular haunts, but we can still always find places and new dishes to surprise us. First, a shout out to my absolute favorite restaurant in the Chicagoland area- Wildberry! This place has the most … Continue reading Chicago Food
Sometimes it's hard to figure out what to buy your significant other for Christmas. But in our house, you can never go wrong with books. So, I present to you, Christmas 2016 Book Haul! Stay warm and read more books!
Who doesn't like Batman? For Christmas, my husband had to get me at least one graphic novel and this year is was Batman Noel by the amazingly talented Lee Bermejo. The Blurb #1 NEW YORK TIMES Bestseller Inspired by Charles Dickens' immortal classic A Christmas Carol, BATMAN: NOEL features different interpretations of The Dark Knight, … Continue reading Comic Book Review: Batman Noel by Lee Bermejo
I love Chicago. The beautiful sights, sounds, and food always keep us coming back for more. Here are some of my favorite pictures from our trip in December. Happy Travels!
Ugh... I'm addicted to these books. Good thing my husband just bought me a bunch more of the series for Christmas! I've read all of them, but I'm systematically re-reading them so I remember what happened in the series by the time Jim Butcher finishes Peace Talks, the next book, a million years from now. … Continue reading Book Review: Summer Knight by Jim Butcher
Chicago, Illinois dresses up every year for the holiday season and my husband and I were lucky enough to be down in the city to see the festive decor. The lights were the best part. Take a look at these amazing displays of holiday illumination! Happy Travels!