Category: Life

Life happens in the small moments…enjoy and learn from them.


We Are…Resilient

Resilient: able to become strong, healthy, or successful again after something bad happens able to return to an original shape after being pulled, stretched, pressed, bent, etc. A year ago today I was getting ready to fly down to Florida to see my grandmother as we just got some good news that things were starting […]


Fun Weekend of Cooking

I work hard all week and generally work harder on the weekends. I love cooking for my family and friends and this weekend I cooked up a storm. I made multiple batches of some of my favorites for holiday gifts, and then some fun habanero sauces for me and my hot sauce loving son.


Enjoying the Pool in Florida!!

While our Chicagoland friends were walking in 0-10 degree temperatures, we spent a few days with family in Florida which was in the 80s. The kids spent as much time in the pool as we let them and were very happy to be warm and in the sun.



Last weekend I decided it was time to sell my car and buy something I have been dreaming about for the last few years. My car – which was the car of my dreams in college – was now 13 years old and I was getting frustrated with a few issues.


Beatport: Where I Get My Latest Mixes

I listen to a lot of DJ mixes and often find an awesome remix, Shazam it and come up with nothing (not the right remix) from the Apple iTunes store. Luckily enough – just when you thought you were out of luck – you have another option: Beatport I generally keep up with their Top […]