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Frank’s crib

| August 4, 2012 | 2 Comments
Frank’s crib

By the time we got to Oak Park, we were wanin’ We found our facesĀ  left hangin’ on the bed We laughed about thinkin’ we’d see the Bean ‘Cause I’ve over planned so many times before… Unfortunately, Oak Park was the last stop of the Epic East Coast Odyssey of 2012, which meant we were […]

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Oak Park: Frank Lloyd Wright

| August 2, 2012 | 3 Comments
Oak Park: Frank Lloyd Wright

Before I get to the Frankapalooza Oak Park Tour, I believe I heard the soft thud of suggested knit shop absence. Oh ye of little faith! Thoust should never doubtest a knit shop visit if there is a knit shop in the va-cinity. Lo and behold – It was at this point my camera battery […]

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Oak Park!

| July 31, 2012 | 2 Comments
Oak Park!

It’s oaky, it’s parky, it’s Oak Park, our final destination on the Amazing Epic Eastern Road Trip of 2012. I guess Oak Park is considered a suburb of Chicago, but it doesn’t resemble a suburb in the way I think of suburbs – planned communities with houses made of ticky tacky. It compares more favorably […]

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Self Portrait Friday: Oak Park

| July 6, 2012 | 2 Comments
Self Portrait Friday: Oak Park

I haven’t gotten to our Oak Park, IL leg of the journey. That’s next, after the visit with queen mum. But, I don’t have a self portrait from the other locations. This was take in the window of a stained glass shop across from our hotel. It’s Friday. As Deborah would say, “Act like it, […]

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Self Portrait Friday

| June 2, 2012 | 3 Comments
Self Portrait Friday

A day late, but I have a good excuse. We went to see Emmylou Harris at Gruene Hall last night. Self portrait doesn’t necessarily mean a face has to be involved. That’s my hand. It’s worthy. Hands are worthy, especially when they’re holding a glass of wine. This was taken at Driftwood winery in Dripping […]

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