Lots of work

Yesterday we tried out another restaurant – we’re pretty much on a mission to try as many of the taverns and places as possible. It’s one of the reasons we’re here – we are weighing our options for our wedding reception. There is one more contender that we need...

Real NOLA

So this morning we opted to get some laundry done. We neglected it for long enough and although it wouldn’t normally be needed since we exploded our milk all over the van we had only a few towels to mop it up with and they were due for a wash. So we spent the better part of the morning...

Snowless Birthday

It’s not often I get snow on my birthday but if we were back in Canada we would definately be feeling it. ¬†Today however was the first day, since arriving, that we’ve actually seen the sun come out with a bit of good weather. ¬†Sunshine. What more could you ask for on your...

Stunning sights

After yesterday we were itching to get back into the city, so tonight we were headed back for a little more of this amazing city at night. Our friends, Justine and Mick, took us to the John Hancock Tower – an infamous place to see some of the amazing views from one of the taller...

Chicago by Night

We had a great time touring the city and checking out the great buildings, but as it started to get darker (and colder) we retreated indoors for a taste of the Art Institute of Chicago. I will be the first to admit that I know very little about art, but I enjoyed the visit. The Institute is a...

Two nite, one free (...

So last night our plan to head to PEI was postponed as we were having ourselves a great time right where we were. Since we stayed for a second night at the park the third night was offered to us free. We decided to take advantage of this and stay put for one more night. Our new friends...