Archive for December 2012

Good Riddance to the meh of 2012.

Here it is, the final day of 2012. I must admit that I do not believe I have ever been more excited for a year to end. From start to finish, 2012 and I never found our groove. It was a year of more downs than ups, more sads than glads, and more setbacks than progress.... Read more »

People watching and train obessions on the Metra

People watching and train obessions on the Metra
When I started my new job in the City, I had to get used to taking the train into work. The first time I took the train, I was so freaking nervous. I remember I had this lady next to me that I kept talking to because it was helping to relieve my anxiety. She,... Read more »

Anne Hathaway delivers in Les Miserables

Anne Hathaway delivers in Les Miserables
Like many musical fans, I spent Christmas Day in the theater watching the new movie Les Miserables. Like any fan of the hit Broadway musical, I was nervous how Hollywood would adapt the production into movie form. Fortunately, they saw fit to go with the adage of ”if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it”. With the exception of a few modifications, the... Read more »
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Making the decision to skip Christmas for a year...

I cannot believe that today is December 1st. Normally by the time December starts, I already have my Christmas Tree, Village, and lights up. Not this year though. It is not that I am running behind schedule or anything. Matter-of-fact, none of my Christmas stuff is up because I am not putting it up this year.... Read more »
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