Let’s Celebrate! Holiday Train Display at the Drake Hotel

Last year we were told about this model train display at The Drake Hotel and that Luke would really enjoy it. So this year, after pictures with Santa at 900 North Michigan, we headed over to The Drake Hotel to see what this model train set was all about. The display is not that big, … Continue reading Let’s Celebrate! Holiday Train Display at the Drake Hotel

Picture of the Week: My Attempt at a Family Portrait

Yesterday, my coworker, Tasha, was nice enough to let me practice my photography by taking her fall family portrait. We met at 31st Street Beach off Lakeshore Drive. It was a cold and windy day, but I think we managed to get some good photos. Below is one of my favorites from the session. I … Continue reading Picture of the Week: My Attempt at a Family Portrait

Let’s Eat! Korean at Cho Sun Ok Restaurant

We finally made it to Cho Sun Ok Restaurant in Lincoln Square on Friday night. We got there early enough to get a table without having to wait. There is normally a line out the door, if you get there after 7 pm. We went with our friends Janice and Pete. It was also their … Continue reading Let’s Eat! Korean at Cho Sun Ok Restaurant

Picture of the Week: the Monarch Butterfly

The other day I noticed a butterfly on our balcony and didn't think anything of it until Charlie told me it was Monarch Butterfly. It wasn't until I watched a documentary about these butterflies years ago, how they travel back to a forest in Mexico during a certain time of the year, that I found an … Continue reading Picture of the Week: the Monarch Butterfly

My Cadillac Road to Table Experience

A few weeks ago, I got an invitation in the mail to preview the 2013 Cadillac ATS for their "Road to Table" event. The envelope said that it was presented by Cadillac and Bon Appetit magazine. I turned the invitation over to see that there was a private dining experience with the award winning Chef … Continue reading My Cadillac Road to Table Experience