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Am I the only one who does this?

Recently I started using Instagram on my cell phone. It took me a while because I have an Android and I thought that Instagram was only for iPhoners. So one day I was taking the really long “el” train ride into the city for traffic court (long story… okay, maybe not that long ) and I discovered the app in Google Play just waitin’ for a download. As it turns out, Instagram for Android is pretty awesom. Oh, I am sure it doesn’t do...

Christkindl Market in Chicago: One of the Best Things Ever!

KRISTKINDLE-MARKET

Like “Bright paper packages tied up with string” Chicago’s annual German style Christkindl Market is definitely one of my most favorite things!   —There was once a cleverly written post living here until about 15 minutes ago, but I did sometime wrong and I just don’t have the heart to do it over again. Besides it’s Christmas Eve—- Happy Holidays anyway!...

Global Art: Paris In Color

Nicole Robertson is my Paris living, photo taking, fashion blogging, book writing, Etsy selling-hero. She kind of makes doing it all look a bit effortless, okay, maybe I hate her just a tiny bit. When I first blogged about her Etsy shop The Paris Print Shop, which features amazing photo prints of all things Parisian organized by color, I remember thinking I wanted to buy them all. Lucky for me, I don’t have to and neither do you. Paris In...

Wordless Wednesday: Tranquility

Just when you think you are completely lost and can’t go any further… a pathway is revealed… This was taken in the Garden of Unity in Chicago, one of the most tranquil places I know, perfect for those days when you feel like you’ve lost your way. More of my photography is available in prints and greeting cards on my Facebook Shop....

(Almost) Wordless Wednesday

I personally, don’t fair so well when it’s very cold outside and I do even worse when it’s very hot. Guess that makes me kinda wimpy. It’s been so hot over the past three days that I am convinced there has been some permanent melting to synapses within my brain. When I came across this photo that I took at the Garfield Park Conservatory a couple years back, the cool water droplets actually made be feel a sense of relief....