The Grossmünster Church in Zurich, Switzerland.

Traveling is Life in a Nutshell

I’m the type of traveler who makes dinner reservations in foreign cities three months in advance. My itinerary is often more akin to a…

The Bean on a wintery walk to work in the snow in Chicago.

Winter in Chicago

When I first told people I was moving to Chicago, everyone asked me (while looking at me in horror), “But what about the winter?!”…

The Bean in Chicago.

Life in Chicago

I’ve gotten really good at telling stories lately.  I tell two types of stories to two groups of people.  The stories mirror each other;…