Monthly Archives: September 2011

Wicked Waves

I took Scout for a walk by the water and it was super windy! I’ve never seen waves like that before in Chicago, they were ginormous! Scout, who usually loves water, was kind of scared by the sound and size … Continue reading

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On my first Wednesday in Australia, Nicole and I flew 800 miles north to the small town of Exmouth, where we commenced the “beach” part of my visit. We stayed until Sunday, and our plans included swimming with whale sharks, … Continue reading

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Double Dream Bites

Last night at Whole Foods, I saw this: I haven’t had a treat like this in over three years (okay, I’ve had ice cream, ice cream sandwiches, and ice cream bars, but hey, nothing EXACTLY like this), so I had … Continue reading

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Dolphin Tale

Last Wednesday, Roomie somehow scored admission to a screening of the film “Dolphin Tale,” and invited me to go along. Initially, with much sorrow, I declined his invitation, thinking I had to work late that day. I wished out loud … Continue reading

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Crappy video of the beach!

Here are the crap-tastic vids I took at the beach! As grainy and shaky as they are, watching them still makes me want to be there SO BAD.

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Day 2 in Perth

On my second day in Perth, we were slated to go for a boat ride with Nicole, her friends Megan and Laura, and their dad, Brian. We were going to go to some island or another (the only island name … Continue reading

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Day 1 in Perth

After a thrillyifying Sunday evening in Perth, I slept like a baby and woke up Monday morning at a normal hour, not 4 am like I was dreading. Nicole wasn’t lying when she told me it got COLD at night … Continue reading

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