diningdemon:

This one’s for all the haters out there. Come over to my place, get cheesed, become a lover ❤️. #ithinkihave8poundsofcheese

People you meet at Longman & Eagle. Perfect.

diningdemon:

This one’s for all the haters out there. Come over to my place, get cheesed, become a lover ❤️. #ithinkihave8poundsofcheese

People you meet at Longman & Eagle. Perfect.


A story only matters, I suspect, to the extent that the people in the story change.
Neil Gaiman, The Ocean at the End of the Lane (via writereadings)

(via teachingliteracy)


What a weekend.


Chris got in around 4 yesterday and his first order of business was a seat at the bar at Lula Cafe. Followed by Billy Sunday. Followed by Longman & Eagle.

We may make a Chicagoan out of him again after all.


I got a no-chip manicure yesterday and had boxing gloves on an hour later.

I got a no-chip manicure yesterday and had boxing gloves on an hour later.


The finished product has been quality tested and approved for consumption.

Peach with a bit of Basil Hayden’s and some maple syrup; Blueberry/Raspberry with cardamom and lemon.


Basically me with all of the children I’m not quite related to, but who manage to know they’re one of mine anyway.

Basically me with all of the children I’m not quite related to, but who manage to know they’re one of mine anyway.

(via bakeanddestroy)


We have an end-of-summer potluck at the office today. First, how is it already time for end-of-summer potlucks? Second, one of these things is not like the other and that’s because it’s my scrap pastry breakfast.


Someone just told me we were headed for another rough winter. With that in mind, I’m putting this here as a time capsule for Jessi in March 2015 who doesn’t remember ever being warm, freckled to the point of almost looking tan, or recently lake-swum. 

Someone just told me we were headed for another rough winter. With that in mind, I’m putting this here as a time capsule for Jessi in March 2015 who doesn’t remember ever being warm, freckled to the point of almost looking tan, or recently lake-swum. 


nprmusic:

Relationships are complicated, and as Cary Ann Hearst says of her marriage and Shovels & Rope musical partner Michael Trent, “It’s a strange thing to be held accountable as part of the musical act.”

Photo: Molly Hayes