Archive for February 2011

Baby, I'm Back!

I’m sorry for my sporadic blogging these past few months. I’m on the precipice of finally getting my mortgage drama under control so you can imagine the amount to effort I had to put into that endeavor. While I’m still waiting for the final paperwork to arrive but it looks that my life is about... Read more »

Blizzard Redemption: The Plow Comes But Gets Stuck

A snow plow finally made it down our street but with mixed results: Then the driver tried salt to get some traction: Then a little more salt: Then a larger plow/mover had to come and rescue the plow: Then the larger plow/mover got down to business:

Blizzard Fail: Unplowed Side Streets. Second Class Taxpayers

We survived.  That’s the good news. The blizzard brought out the best in people:  Jean the cab driver (Globe taxi 2110) who gave me a free ride from the grocery store in Hyde Park.  Everyone involved with the CTA who in my opinion went above and beyond to get people home in impossible conditions.  Even... Read more »