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The Week’s End

For the last handful of years around Christmas, we play a game of tourists in the city; we book a hotel downtown for aView full post »


The Week’s End, Part 2 of 2

After dining, visiting and sightseeing (what felt like) all of Chicago in our first weekend-half, we slowed down forView full post »


The Week’s End, Part 1 of 2

There were no rules this weekend. It was an extra long one, with our Portland doppelgangers (more about them right hereView full post »


No Foolin’

The weather in Chicago warmed up so fast and suddenly this weekend, that no one knew what to wear. Seriously, it’View full post »


The Week’s End

It’s Thursday, but this whole week has felt like one long, happy, relaxing weekend. After a busy, bustlingView full post »


The Week’s End

After a semi-stressful week of heavy, self-imposed to-dos (and not knocking many of them out, gah!), Scott insisted weView full post »


The Week’s End

After a long week for both of us and working later than I’d like to admit on Friday evening, Scott and IView full post »


The Week’s End

We hit the last work week hard. Scott had more than a handful of 4am wake-ups (I cringe!), and we acted as adults forView full post »



Before launching The Pet Shop v.2 last Friday morning, I was scared. I was scared that we’d pushed ourselves soView full post »