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Fine Art Friday: Tom Blachford 

Dear Husband, Please close your computer now and do not continue on with this post. There are things here that I love and that will undoubtedly end up on your walls in the near future. I’d hate for you not to … Continue reading

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Llamas! (Not Lorenzo) 

Last week was a pretty thrilling one if you care at all about things going viral. I really CAN’T when it comes to #TheDress. I saw #whiteandgold. Then a day later I magically saw #blackandblue. You know what I always … Continue reading

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Sunday Funday: Ravenswood 

This Sunday, we set out to explore another neighborhood of Chicago – Ravenswood – and all of its culture, cuisine and cocktails. I have passed along my addiction to public transportation with my family. I really need to pass along some paranoia … Continue reading

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Sunday Funday: Art Institute and Millennium Park 

When we lived in Cincinnati, I had the great idea to institute Sunday Funday every week. We did it once and then realized that there was nothing fun to do in Cincinnati. The End. But since we have moved to … Continue reading

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Fine Art Friday: Barbie!!! 

Barbies might be for little girls, but I know a little girl’s mommy who gets ridiculously excited by collecting Barbie art!  The art is Pickle’s room started with a subtle nod to vintage Barbies in an Aaron Ruell piece entitled … Continue reading

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Fine Art Friday: Prada Marfa 

This week has been amazing. Everyone in our country, living in harmony and totally in agreement… that our government completely sucks. Well, at least it’s something. I hate talking politics and will never tell my affiliation here or give any … Continue reading

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Special Delivery!: The Art of Sarah Ashley Longshore 

It has been a few weeks since I rearranged my walls and furniture in the dining room, all the while I have been in my kitchen, slaving over the stove binge eating a super-sized box of Goldfish and staring at this … Continue reading

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Art Collecting: A Beginning 

I am just sitting on my two thumbs, trying to hold back my excitement, as I am waiting for my newest piece of art to arrive on my front doorstep.  I have probably said this at least twice before, but … Continue reading

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Date Night: Jean-Robert’s Table and Cincinnati Pops 

My fantastic weekend continued for a rare, but wonderful, occurrence – Date Night! (jacket: Trina Turk, dress: French Connection) (sandal: Dolce Vita, alternate color HERE) First stop: Jean-Robert’s Table. I knew that I was going to love the place as … Continue reading

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Mount Adams Art Walk 

After some terrible months in Ohio, we had a really wonderful weekend as a family.  Hopefully this, followed by a move to a new, beautiful home (without the interior rain feature), will be the start to a beautiful relationship with … Continue reading

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