Archive for August 2011

The boy who had everything, except a heart...

I have been thinking of writing this for some time. Mostly to clear the air, but also to answer questions. So, I am taking the time over the next few days to tell the story of my love life. I am not telling it to garner pity – because I can promise you I am... Read more »

Being gay no longer special...

I am not one of those gays that had a horrible childhood. I never got picked on for being gay, I never got called names, nor did I have some horrible coming out story. My coming out story was basically my Mom asking me if I had a boyfriend coming home for Thanksgiving. That was... Read more »

Everybody is a photographer these days...

Photography has been a hobby of mine for some time. Matter-of-fact, because of how many photos I have taken over the years, I’m having the hardest time selecting which pictures to showcase on my new ArkieLad Photography site I’m making. However, after doing some research about which company to settle on for prints, galleries, and... Read more »
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Big dreams being rolled out now...

I can’t believe the weekend is almost over. Most of mine was spent working on a project that is very close to me. I have decided to follow my head, and am working towards opening a new business centered around socializing. The project is still being worked out, and I do not expect to be... Read more »

The further you are from Mexico, the worse the food gets...

I get asked all the time what I miss most about living in the South. The answer to that question though always makes me feel like a horrible person. Now, do not get me wrong, I do miss my family, friends, old job, the house, having a huge yard, and other things, but the thing... Read more »

Go Bears!

Go Bears!
While at CornFest yesterday in Rolling Meadows, I came across something every sports fan should have. Fuzzy Dice. I love Fuzzy Dice! They are fuzzy, they are dice – I mean seriously – what is not to love? My fuzzy dice are for the Chicago Bears – which I am a huge fan of. I’m... Read more »
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Bark for Life in Hoffman Estates

This Sunday (August 7th), the Northwest Suburban American Cancer Society will hold it’s annual Bark for Life at the Sears Center in Hoffman Estates. This event is to help the American Cancer Society continue their fight against cancer. Registration for the 9:00 a.m. walk starts an hour before the walk, or you can register online... Read more »
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