Hampton Inn Chicago/Gurnee
Travel Blogs from Gurnee
... to normal...if heading up to Rochester, MN where it snows and is below 20 degrees can be viewed as normal behavior...and honestly, I'm getting pretty nervous about a five hour surgery and then recovery. But I have my best friend, Bob, by my side the whole way and I have the BEST reason to get better...Zander and Tutu time!
We'll keep you posted as to how things go. Thanks for being our friends...we love you and miss you!
... probably the last major adventure without the baby, who I will call "The Monkey" until she earns a more modest name. (Andrew named her when he saw her jumping around on the ultrasound. "She looks like a monkey," he dismissively mumbled.)
People wonder if that means I will slow down and I got to say, I do not know. My boy was raised on these summer trips, but he was born in April. I might have to prepare the Monkey by driving around the block for a few hours every ...
... in New Orleans. We took a drive into the city down Lake Shore Drive to check out the city lights and maybe Navy Pier. But fog and cold kept us in the car. I have walked the downtown area many times but it is a lot different to drive it. Yikes, so many pedestrians. Will return in the morning rarin to ...
Enjoy the stories from the last few days! :)
-We have added a few more license plates:
TX, WI, PA, VT
-I was able to order egg whites without a look of confusion for the first time since leaving San Francisco last week. I almost wet my pants I was so excited and to top it off they even had STEEL CUT oatmeal and fresh fruit cups! 5 fist pumps for you La Mie Bakery!
-Babs and I have been collecting ...
... which will definitely be a change in pace for me. However, I have set my Facebook to email me when basically anything happens, so that will be my vice. I have also forwarded my cell phone calls to my skype number, so those of you who have my cell phone number are more than welcome to call it if you miss me that much *wink*
Beijing is 13 hours ahead of CST, so if you're in the midwest, just add 1 hour to the current time and flip the am/pm to figure out the time in ...