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A day with Samantha followed by an evening at Writers’ Theatre seeing “The Letters”

Another relaxing vacation day with Samantha as we attended to some errands, enjoyed Samantha and her company. We had an errand to Katy Boldt’s jewelry store to make some Christmas present adjustments for MK and then to Mr. Hertelendy’s for … Continue reading

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Lunch at the Botanic Garden with Samantha and a photo op

Samantha wanted to eat at the Botanic Garden like we did during the last school year and which, because of the situation, we have not been able to do of late. So, today I went to pick her up and … Continue reading

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A short evening at the Botanic Garden and the Wonderland Express

Yesterday we had an appointment at the Botanic Garden to check out the Wonderland Express (a train set-up in one of the main exhibition rooms) and its cool Christmas trains set in a floral background and mock-ups of Chicago area … Continue reading

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Samantha at the theatre!

Seems like this was theatre weekend! Samantha, Mary Kay, and I had been planning a theatre outing at the Marriott Lincolnshire for a bit. It seems that Samantha is a typical girl and into the “princess” scene. She loves everything … Continue reading

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A change in weather?

Painting continued as I put the final latex touches on the work on the stair area. I still have extremely minor touch ups left but the major job is done. I got the bright idea to touch up the darkly … Continue reading

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