Let It Snow!

So we had the first snow of the season in Chicago this week. This is my fifth winter in Chicago and yet it’s so special every time it snows. Four years ago on a cold cold evening, we landed in Chicago. We were jetlagged AF and woke up to our stomachs rambling at 4 am and we drove to Denny’s for breakfast. We planted our bums on a window side booth, little did I know that there’s gonna be a grand show outside. While I was busy digging into eggs, there were fluffy flurries falling down. I don’t have a photo of it, but it’s captured so well in my eyes. It felt like someone from up above had a pillow fight and it tore into million feathers that gently touched the ground. Needless to say, it was magical, it was as if I was teleported to a winter wonderland. Even thinking about it makes me so dreamy and happy.Read More …

My Weekend in Pictures

Hello!! Anybody there? I see that a couple of you kind souls visit my space regularly. Thank you and lots of love to you. Also, if you’re seeing this, please say hi by leaving a comment. Because I would like to know you guys. Last few days have been crazy busy, my dad’s aunt and my uncle visited us last week and we had a great time with them. I would like to talk a lot about their visit as it was a special one for me, but that’s another post for another day. They left on Thursday and we visited my friend Soumya (remember she visited me in June? Yes it’s the same girl)  this weekend and had SO MUCH FUN! We visited Milwaukee zoo on Saturday and went for an evening stroll in Atwater beach. We had our dinner at ‘Alem’ an Ethiopian restaurant, we loved the food and their service. Too bad that I don’t have any pictures of the food because I was seduced by the food. But here are some snapshots of my weekend. Read More …