Archive for October 2020

Is Oprah back in the West Loop?

I have always been fascinated with Oprah Winfrey. Despite growing up in poverty, she rose to the top. I admire her tenacity and ability to accomplish so much on many levels. I have several fond Chicago memories related to her that go back about 10 years. My mom, aunt, and cousin came for a visit... Read more »

Janesville brought back memories & infused my soul

I follow Wallpapered City on social media, and when I saw they were curating several murals in downtown Janesville, I knew a trip was in order. Mural festivals have been canceled like everything else this year, so I was ecstatic. More importantly, it would renew my family history. Family history Fun fact — Janesville was named... Read more »