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It’s official

On June 1st this year, Illinois will join 5 other states and allow civil unions. Now I don’t talk about politics on my blog and I don’t intend to start now. However, this is particularly meaningful to this vintage blogger. Yep, that’s my engagement ring. For those of you who… read more »

Bombshell Shocked winner!

And the winner of the Bombshell Shocked giveaway is… Kally of Kalandra Jane Millinery and Musings in the UK! Everyone should check out her blog, too, she’s a very talented gal. Can you believe this is not a vintage necklace but polymer clay sculpted fruit that she made herself? Wow!!… read more »

Blizzard

So, you may have heard we got a bit of snow over the last 24 hours here in Chicago? I worked from home and Mel stayed home, so we bundled up in our deepest winter gear and went on a walk during lunch. In the photo above, I was already… read more »

Non sequiturs: Pasta sauce and business casual

I was initially planning to post today about the wonderful, amazing dinner that I cooked for us last night. For the first time, I made my mom’s Italian pasta sauce recipe, which is probably very close to my grandma’s recipe, which in turn is probably similar to my great grandmother’s… read more »