My husband and I had a blast on our recent trip to Door County in eastern Wisconsin. This vacation gem is really a whole collection of little towns (with adorable names like Baileys Harbor, Fish Creek, and Egg Harbor) along the shores of Lake Michigan, each with their own unique charms. The natural beauty of … Continue reading Food in Door County, WI
4 out of 5 Stars! I picked this book up a couple years ago when my husband and I were traveling. It's always fun to find books that take place in a foreign country, and this one is set in the Moscow Metro after an apocalyptic event. I'm game! The Blurb The year is 2033. … Continue reading Book Review: Metro 2033 by Dmitry Glukhovsky
If you haven't noticed, I'm a fan of Harry Potter and the topic shows up in my DIY list quite a bit. A friend of mine was pregnant and a huge fan, so she thought it would be loads of fun to throw a Harry Potter themed baby shower 🙂 Everything I'll include here is … Continue reading DIY: Harry Potter Baby Shower
And don't forget to check out Part 1 and Part 2 if you haven't already! The Reluctant Necromancer (Part 3) For a corpse, he looked pretty good. Well, considering he a an overweight, pasty, white guy who'd been dead for about a week already. I'm pretty talented with a makeup brush if I do say … Continue reading Short Story: The Reluctant Necromancy (Part 3)
4 out of 5 Stars I'm still slowly but surely making my way through some classics. Slaughterhouse-Five just happened to be next on the list and turned out to be a unique experience. The Blurb Kurt Vonnegut's absurdist classic Slaughterhouse-Five introduces us to Billy Pilgrim, a man who becomes unstuck in time after he is … Continue reading Book Review: Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut
Spring brings new artwork and a riot of colors to Chicago's Millennium Park. Here's some photos from our recent trip 🙂 Happy Travels!
If you haven't seen it, don't forget to check out Part 1! The Reluctant Necromancer (Part 2) Slowly, I turned back to the dead body, grasping a brush and several tubes of creams in white-knuckled hands. The words of the dead man echoed in my head. Frank the corpse was as still as before, skin … Continue reading Short Story: The Reluctant Necromancer (Part 2)