Since moving to Evanston, IL I have spent the majority of my commute on the Purple Line. I kept seeing signs urging train riders to visit the Bahá'í Temple & Gardens in Evanston. The temple itself looked beautiful and I am always looking for new places to explore so I waited for an opening. This … Continue reading Spirituality & Bahá’í Temple
The past weekend I moved to an apartment in Evanston. Three stories up with no elevator. We were too stubborn to hire movers and a part of me thinks we might always be. Maybe that's okay. My sister, brother-in-law and I have spent a decade helping one another with moves, so at this point we're … Continue reading Goodbye Lincoln Square, Hello Evanston!
I grew up as a city girl. We lived at the Oak Park stop on the "L" so we felt were close enough to the city to consider ourselves "Chicagoans." I'd prefer laying inside basking in the A/C watching TV to hanging out at the small parks close by or trekking a few miles away … Continue reading Get Your Green On!