Archive for March 2014

Stories From Chicago: A Birmingham Project

Stories From Chicago: A Birmingham Project
Another video I’ve come across that focuses on the Sister City relationship between Chicago and Birmingham. It’s a video blog from Jim Kerwood, the cool looking dude in the vid, who flew to the city and on his stay there met a lot of people who tell us what makes Chicago a cool city to... Read more »

Talking With Elk Grove Blogger Mary of LuxLucky

Talking With Elk Grove Blogger Mary of LuxLucky
Me and Mary, of blog LuxLucky are undertaking a blogger exchange where I feature her on my blog, and vice versa. Definitely an interesting person, she hails from Elk Grove, Illinois. Her blog started when she decided to post features on movies before just deciding, hey, I’ll put down whatever comes to mind! Well probably.... Read more »

Brummie Simon Leach on living in Chicago and Aston Villa

Brummie Simon Leach on living in Chicago and Aston Villa
Being from Birmingham myself, it was only fitting that I’d eventually QnA someone with roots from the city itself. Simon Leach is that guy! Living in Chicago for almost a decade, he tells me of his experiences living in the city, places of interests that we should check out, and his love for the claret... Read more »
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QnA With Aston Villa fan Keir Graff from Chicago

QnA With Aston Villa fan Keir Graff from Chicago
With the increasing popularity of soccer in the US, I was surprised to read an article featured on the Aston Villa page about the flurry of fans supporting the Birmingham side. With the English Premier League airing on NBC Sports, there has been an increased interest in the sport and league, and there are quite... Read more »

Holi - The Awesome Celebration Of Color!

Holi - The Awesome Celebration Of Color!
Holi, the festival of colors, is a popular Indian festival which is celebrated in the Spring to welcome the new season. Bonfires are lit, people of all ages get involved, and everyone has fun. Definitely the most distinctive feature of this colorful festival is no doubt, the paint throwing. People dress in white clothes to... Read more »