Archive for December 2011

Chicago - Year One: My Favorite Things!

I cannot believe that today concludes one full year in Chicagoland. During the year, Kyle and I have been fortunate to have had more ups than downs; however, almost everything we have done this year has been new to us. So, as we prepare to say goodbye to 2011, I give you my Top 10... Read more »

Chicago - Year One: My Least Favorite Things!

Tomorrow I will post my Top 10 Favorite Things about the Chicago area; however, today I am going to reveal my Top 5 least favorite things. I love it here, but as we all know, not everything can be perfect. 5.  Suburbs - Why are there so many? I can drive down a single road for... Read more »

2011: A year of growth!

Last year at this time, Kyle and I were loading up a POD. We were embarking on our move to the Chicagoland area. After coming up here for Thanksgiving 2010, we made the decision to move here. I turned in my notice at work on December 10, 2010, telling them that the 29th would be... Read more »
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Cardinal Francis George knows nothing about gay fashion!

So, as many are aware, Cardinal Francis George likes to compare gay people to the Ku Klux Klan. This all stems from the Chicago Gay Pride Parade being moved to accommodate crowding. George apparently thought that the changes seemed to go along with tactics used by the Klu Klux Klan to stifle the Catholic Church years... Read more »

Fun, Family, & Friends: My first Christmas in Illinois!

Fun, Family, & Friends: My first Christmas in Illinois!
I hope that everyone had a wonderful Christmas. I had my first Christmas being a Chicagoland resident; however, Kyle and I did not spend our Christmas in Chicagoland, we spent it in Lincoln, Illinois with his family. Regardless though of where it was spent, this was one of my best Christmases ever. I had so... Read more »

Merry Christmas to you all!

Merry Christmas to you all!
Kyle, Nibbler (photographed), Zander, Cleatus, Fred, and I wish everyone a very blessed Christmas season. I will have tons of stuff to post about soon; however, I wanted to say a very special MERRY CHRISTMAS to you all! I hope everyone gets everything they wished for, and I hope you all take great value in the... Read more »
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Dear United States Postal Service: You Still Suck; however...

Dear USPS, I still think you suck! I still believe that you guys have caused your own destruction. Some form of mail service will always be needed; however, your lack of foresight, and thinking you could never be replaced, was asinine. When you noticed that more things were going electronic, you should have focused on packages. Instead,... Read more »

Stuff Southern Gay Guys Say

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Oh my gosh! I did not make this, but it is so true. Being a southern gay, I can say I have said almost everything thing in this video. Hope you enjoy!

A day of Christmas Spirit!

The Rolling Meadow's Boy Scout Troup making cobbler via a Dutch Oven for the residents of Plum Creek Supportive Living.
If I were not already in the mood for Christmas, Sunday sure would have put me in the Christmas Spirit. I got to spend my afternoon with local Boy Scouts making cobbler for the residents of Plum Creek Supportive Living in Rolling Meadows. The Scouts made six varieties of cobbler for the residents. Once the cobblers were cooked, the... Read more »
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Beautiful Snowy-Fog this morning!

This morning I awoke to something I had never seen before. It was foggy, but the fog was snow. It was so beautiful. The snowy-fog left a light coating of snow on the trees, cars, and anything else outside. It was so beautiful, that after I read my morning papers, I grabbed the camera and headed out.... Read more »
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