The pasture was slim pickins’ this winter for two growing boys. We tried to keep them supplied with hay and cattle cubes, but as they were walking the fence-line, the temptation was too great not to go in search of greener pastures. Little did they know what they would encounter in a jungle ofContinue reading “Take a Walk on the Wild Side”
I felt comforted the whole time flying to Chicago, even with a landing in Dallas followed by another landing in Saint Louis.There was a precious little 4 year old girl singing behind me and a young man who reminded me of Christopher sitting beside me. We talked about our families and dogs. I saw aContinue reading “Saints On A Plane”
Our first view of the city from the orange line …..
Peyton and I took the train from Midway and sat at Jamba Juice waiting for Christopher to meet us there after work. I was staring at the sidewalk in a trance and I almost missed snapping the first of hundreds of photos until I was told to stop, just stop…… ask me about my boys……
Winestyles is a really cool place. There is a location at 1240 South Michigan right down the street from Christopher’s apartment. Their wines are classified according to style. We tried a bottle labeled “silky”. I didn’t even realize that they have two locations right here in San Antonio, in the Stone Oak area……It would takeContinue reading “Winestyles”
We walked just about everywhere that we wanted to go. The weather in Chicago was especially nice over the week-end before Saint Patrick’s Day. Lots of the same stores that we have in San Antonio, but bigger, like Borders,Barnes & Noble and the Target on Roosevelt is two stories…. HUGE. We bought a broom andContinue reading “My Kind Of Town”
Sky and Spooky were watching and waiting for Peyton and I to come home…..
He was probably one of the most interesting Saint Patrick’s Day reveler’s in Chicago. I’m glad we left before it got too crazy….. NOTE TO SELF: Buy a bungee cord and large towel when trying to sell my art.
We had a great run by Lake Michigan on our last morning in Chicago. The weather was perfect , not much wind. It ended all too soon. I can’t wait to do it again. Wish I was there……. I miss RCP!!!!!
The weather was beautiful for the Saint Patrick’s Day festivities in Chicago . We took a ride on this BMW bicycle. I have no clue how this guy managed to pedal the three of us , but he did! Talk about buns of steel. I need a job like this to turn my buns ofContinue reading “Stay Classy Chicago….”