Posts Tagged ‘Summer’

Da Bears


I love football.  No, seriously.  I’m a total bro when it comes to sports.  I live for College Gameday and Thursday/Sunday/Monday night football.   I follow stats and brag about random UCF players doing big things in the pro’s.  I yell at refs on the tv and mock them whenever they make bad calls.  I […]

After much planning and copious emails, 3 of my college girlfriends and I procured a beach house in Kill Devil Hills for Labor Day weekend.  We all live in different parts of the country and one of us moves around the world more than Carmen Sandiego, so it was a sizeable task to get us all in […]

Starved Rock


I’ve been struggling with the fact that summer is coming to an end.  It was fast, furious and awesomely fun.  It’s only a matter of time before I’m bundled up in 37 layers and hating myself for choosing to live in a frozen tundra of a city, so I have to make the most of these […]

Over 4th of July weekend, I hosted a friend who had never been to Chicago before.  So I did what all good friends do and played tourist alongside him.  We went to a Cubs game, perused the Magnificent Mile, checked out our reflections in the Millennium Park bean (there was nothing in my teeth), went to the […]

Gratuitous Post


You know what I love most about summer? Grilling.