Tagged with Summer

Lil Bean in the Big City: Chicago

Lil Bean in the Big City: Chicago

I don’t even know where to begin when it comes to describing how much fun I had in Chicago this past weekend. I guess I’ll start with why I was there. Houston, my best friend from high school, is living there until November while she works with the Obama Presidential campaign. Perfect excuse to visit … Continue reading

Dog Days of Summer

Dog Days of Summer

My dog Penny loves playing outside. But the combination of a hot Alabama summer and being a Boston Terrier susceptible to heat stroke can make it difficult for us to get out there and enjoy the world outside my apartment. I really like taking Penny on walks around UA’s Quad after the sun has gone down, but … Continue reading

Oops, is it July?

Oops, is it July?

I know doing a recap post for the past two months is sort of a cop-out, but it’s my bloggy and I’ll cry if I want to*. *No actual tears were shed in the writing of this post. Here are a few quick highlights: Enjoyed a trip to Gulf Shores with my family celebrating Memorial … Continue reading

Ah, summer.

Ah, summer.

I love Tuscaloosa during the summer. Once UA finishes up its semester, it gets wonderfully quiet. Growing up, I don’t think I ever spent an entire summer outside of Tuscaloosa. If anything, I would take a couple trips to the beach with my family. But I like it that way. Tuscaloosa is most exciting during … Continue reading