Global Warming

| January 9, 2012

We have had a mild winter in Chicago. And that is putting it mildly. (SEE WHAT I DID THERE?) Seriously, we have had almost no measurable snow, it hasn’t been bitter cold and over the weekend I had my windows open! In my house! In Chicago! In January! The sun was so warm and it […]

Zero Dark Thirty

| November 4, 2011

As I type this up, I have to keep taking breaks to alternately yawn and then wipe the drool off my keyboard. In other words, I’m tired. See, this morning, I had to get into work earlier to work an event. I had to be downtown, butt in seat, coffee and breakfast in hand, at […]

Every Night They’re Cuddlin’

| October 20, 2011

It’s cold here in Chicago now. Today had a wind chill. Now granted, it was some INSANE wind, see? But regardless, our warm temps from just last week are long gone and it’s only going to get colder. To me, this is one of the worst parts of the year. It’s such a shock to […]

Do You Want To Know A Secret?

| July 26, 2011

Apparently years of reading Jonna’s posts have made me start to make song titles my blog post titles. (And now as I write this, I’ll be singing this song. “ooh, wah, ooh…let me whisper in your ear…ooh, wah, ooh”) (I think Twitter has made me lose my ability to write one post about a single […]

The Heat Is On

| July 19, 2011

It is hot here in the Windy City. We are under some sort of heat bubble, or so the weather people are saying. It’s led to temps in the 90s and then high humidity levels on top of that, which leads to heat indexes of 100-110. It’s hot times in the city! Literally. This morning […]