A Face in the Crowd

Weekly Photo Challenge Another person doing his thankless job and keeping all safe on the slick Chicago streets. This post is for those who do their job, not knowing who is noticing their hard work, “Thank you!”

A Face in the Crowd

Weekly Photo Challenge These boys turned camera shy… A recent trip to Chicago brought final death to my dslr camera. I fell first in Boston in October 2017 and ruined my zoom lens and then fell near Chicago’s Oriental Theatre… oh my face in the crowd! That was the final blow to the camera body.Continue reading “A Face in the Crowd”

Time Spent

Weekly Photo Challenge: Sweet Time spent with a friend is sweet. Shared treats. Shared tweets. At Cupitol, Downtown Chicago, 455 E Illinois Avenue. If you find yourself there, sitting… consider visiting the Museum of Contemporary Art, a short 20 minute walk away. Along the edge of Northwestern’s college campus. Please do not use my photosContinue reading “Time Spent”

Transformation

this weekend in Chicago is invigorating. it’s cold and light snow fell. ice crusts the shore. broken spaces release the energy. being with another person is confining. we rarely agree because i am slow, quiet and want to savor the feelings the sounds and sights produce. he is fast, loud and out of touch. annoyedContinue reading “Transformation”

Street life

If you are ever in the River West neighborhood visit Windy City Cafe at the corner of Milwaukee Ave and May Street.  The food is absolutely phenomenal.  Their biscuits and gravy with fried chicken, fruit plate and banana nut bread french toast….oh my.  I am positive anything on their menu is worth trying.  Happy travels,Continue reading “Street life”

Aladdin! (Updated)

6/11/2017  6:30pm How will they perform Raja, the Genie, Flying Carpet? Oh, will they have a real monkey Apu? And an elephant in the parade? 🐒 🐘 🐯 Jasmine and Aladdin ❤️ 6/12/2017 7:00am  Having watched the Disney animated version numerous times, my youngest daughter and I came to Chicago with wanting something similar inContinue reading “Aladdin! (Updated)”